1st Grade Trip - Whitehead Elementary

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016


Positions0 Remaining
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RegistrationRegistration Closed
Registration ClosesAny time before each shift starts or when space runs out.

We are looking forward to our Experience UGA trips for the semester! Choose the date and school that work best for you. If all spots are filled, choose another trip.

Trip Description: The first grade students will learn about personal safety with regard to medicines, poisonous plants, and poisonous animals. Students will also learn about the basic needs of plants and animals. This trip is hosted with the College of Pharmacy, the College of Forestry, and the UGA Trial Gardens.

Guidelines for the trip:

o    Come to the College of Pharmacy, Pharmacy South Building (the brick building) at 9:00 am (for welcome volunteers) or 9:45 (for general volunteers) to prepare for the students arrival and have an overview of the activities for the day.
o    Be prepared to engage children. 
o    Do not have any food or drink with you during the trip.
o    Do not leave until all children are back on their buses.
o    Have fun with the children!

Rain Plan:

o    The trip will have to be rescheduled.
o    We will make our decision by 8:15 AM the morning of the trip, and will let you know as soon as possible after that.
o    Check your UGA e-mail regularly as that is where you will receive notification of updates regarding the trip. 

Emergency Contacts:

Berkeley - 706 583 0894 or Cora - 706 542 6156 - State Botanical Garden Coordinators
Shannon Walker - 404 433 5069 (c), shannon.walker26@uga.edu
Josh Podvin - 706 542 5008 (office); 513 706 3210 (cell);  jhpodvin@uga.edu  

Requirement Details
Must have attended an orientation for Experience UGA before volunteering for this trip.
PerksEnjoying Clarke County 1st graders!
Parking DetailsYou are responsible for arriving at the site by 9:00 am for welcome volunteers and 9:45 am for general volunteers.

If you are taking the bus on-campus, routes that drop-off at Aderhold or Snelling will place you near the Pharmacy building.
CausesChildren & Youth Community Emergency & Safety
1 Position Filled | 1 Impact | 1 Hours

A few people you will meet...

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Start Address: This is the brick pharmacy buidling., 240 W. Greent St, Pharmacy South Buidling, Athens, GA 30602
End Address: Miller Plant Sciences Bus Pick-Up Location, Athens, GA 30602

Shifts (3)

1 - 3 of 3 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionPositions
Media Volunteer9:00am (ET)11:15am (ET) You will be responsible for capturing pictures, videos, and interviews on our trips for the...0/1Over
Welcome Volunteer9:00am (ET)9:45am (ET) You will be responsible for meeting the students at the bus when they arrive and...0/4Over
General Volunteer9:45am (ET)11:15am (ET) You will be responsible for hosting a group of students as they rotate through the...1/4Over