Environmental Studies School Series VI Course 2
National Garden Clubs, Inc.
Garden Club of Ohio, Inc.
The Living Earth Environmental Studies School offers the opportunity to learn more about our physical world known as our environment. The Courses investigate AIR, LAND and WATER and are divided into Ecology and Environmental Science, Life on Earth and Earth Stewardship.
We touch many lives as we share this understanding and influence those around us.
WATERSHED STEWARDSHIP CENTER AT WEST CREEK RESERVATION
2277 Ridgewood Drive Parma OH
Thursday, November 19, 2015 Friday, November 20, 2015
9:00 Registration 9:00 Welcome
9:30 Ecology – Land 9:30 Wildlife – Animals – The
10:30 Break Misunderstoods
10:45 Plants – Agriculture 10:30 Break
11:45 Source Reduction of Pollutants, 10:45 Plants that Clean the Air
Toxics and Materials 11:45 Lunch
12:45 Lunch 1:00 Earth Stewardship–
Gardening With Nature
2:00 Coastal Zone Management 2:00 Break
3:00 Break 2:15 Nature Discovery Field Trip
3:15 Environmental Science – 4:15 Wrap - up
4:15 Wrap – up
Saturday, November 21, 2015
9:15 – 12:15 Exam (open book)
Recommended Reading: BRINGING NATURE HOME Douglas W. Tallamy
LIVING IN THE ENVIRONMENT G. Tyler Miller Jr.
Accommodations: Best Western 16501 Snow Road Brook Park 216-267-9364
Comfort Suites 6191 Quarry Ln Independence 216-328-7777
Embassy Suites 5800 Rockside Woods Blvd Independence
La Quinta Inn 6161 Quarry Ln Independence 216-447-1133
Marriott 5051 W. Creek Road Independence 216-901-9988
Cost of course includes trips, handouts, snacks and lunches. Tuesday afternoon we shall be outside. Please be prepared for inclement weather.
Attendance two days: $95 Course plus exam: $100
Attendance one day: $50
Master Gardeners will be awarded one CEU for each hour of class time.
Should you have questions, please contact Joyce Roth State ESS Chair
firstname.lastname@example.org 216-901-9000 216-440-0360
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: November 14, 2015
Please make checks payable to: Environmental Studies School
Mail to: Sandy Rodgers – Registrar 440-487-5328
7452 Broadview Road email@example.com
Parma, OH 44134
Email_________________________State Garden Club___________________________
Attendee’s Garden Club____________________________________________________
NGC Life Member #________________________ Master Gardener? Y N
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Course One Day $50 Course Two Days $95 Course plus exam or Refresher $100