Tag Archives: youth education

Austin County Ag Awareness Day

VMS opportunity: Educational Group Presentations Team Leader: Dr. Jim Wilson Presenting:  “Bite me or Leave me Bee” to 5th graders from the Austin ISD and private school systems. Date: May 21, Tuesday Time: 8:30 – 2:15 PM Venue: Austin County Fairgrounds (located in Bellville) Lunch & Refreshments will be provided to All Volunteers. Email:  Dr. Jim at jwilson@abilene.com to volunteer.

Aquatic Science Workshop

VMS opportunity: AT:TPWD Wildlife and Land Management Workshops and Programs Texas Parks and Wildlife is hosting a Texas Aquatic Science Workshop in Lake Corpus Christi State Park on May 16, 2019. This workshop is open to all Master Naturalists. We will also have a workshop in Sheldon Lake State Park, but the date has not been scheduled yet. I will update your chapter once it has been confirmed. For members who are pursuing Texas Waters Specialist Certification or members who are interested in Texas Waters but have not started yet,… Read More →

Ag-Safety Awareness Day – Washington County

VMS opportunity: Educational Group Presentation Leaders: LuAn and Lefty (Harold) Yarnold May 15th, Wednesday  Time: 8:30-2:00 (Lunch will be provided.) Washington County Fairgrounds, Brenham, Texas The TMN-GLC team will be presenting the TMN Scavenger Hunt-Bingo for the 5th graders from all schools in Washington County. The 20-minute sessions with groups of 20 or so students will be repeated all day as classes rotate through all the stations set up at the fairgrounds. We are inside (usually the VIP building.   Volunteers needed. Please contact Lefty & LuAn Yarnold. email:  lhyarnold@aol.com  

Fayette County Ag Awareness Day

VMS opportunity: Educational Group Presentations Program Leader:  Donna Mueller   If you enjoy working with kids, this is the program for you. Lots of Volunteer hours. Join the TMN-GLC to present “Bite Me or Leave Me Bee”, with our Wildlife Biologist Laura Sherrod and her Mammals & Reptiles.  Lots of fun… OHHS & AHHS!!! With 5th graders from Fayette County ISD and private school systems.   Date: May 9, 2019 Venue: The Fayette County Fairgrounds, La Grange, Texas.  Time: 8:30-2:15 p.m. A Great Lunch will be provided for volunteers.

L.A.N.D.S. Recognition Dinner

Volunteer Opportunity: VMS Category: BISD Outdoor Learning Projects Details for this event will be updated as they become available.

STEAM night at Brenham ISD

Volunteer Opportunity: VMS Category: BISD Outdoor Education TMN-GLC will have two stations at the Brenham school district STEAM (highlighting Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) night on Thursday April 25, 2019.  Kids and families from the school district will be visiting lots of different stations on that night and will be moving quickly. One station will be a composting activity outside near the butterfly garden. Several volunteers will be needed to help the kids peel carrots & potatoes and add other materials to their buckets to contribute to… Read More →

Colorado County Ag Safety Day

VMS opportunity: Educational group presentation Program Leader: Donna Mueller Volunteers needed…Get those Volunteer hours Join our team to present “Bite Me or Leave Me Bee” at the Colorado County Ag Safety Day on Tuesday, Date:  April 23, 2019  Venue:  The Colorado County Fairgrounds   A great Lunch will be provided for our Volunteers…Come and Join us for a fun time with the Colorado County ISD & Private Elementary age youth! Lots of smiles, OOHS & AHHS! And Volunteer Hours!!! A wonderful Lunch & Refreshments will be provided for all Volunteers!

BISD 3rd Grade Outdoor Classroom

VMS category: BISD Outdoor Learning Projects Volunteers will assist with BISD Outdoor Classroom. Volunteers will assist with the following stations: Tracks and Scat Wildflower Scavenger Hunt Animal Charades There is no training for this program as it is a fun day with a small script.  For more details or to volunteer, please contact TMN-GLC project leader Debra Healy. This program is presented three days in a row, so lots of volunteers are needed. 

BISD 3rd Grade Outdoor Classroom

VMS category: BISD Outdoor Learning Projects Volunteers will assist with BISD Outdoor Classroom. Volunteers will assist with the following stations: Tracks and Scat Wildflower Scavenger Hunt Animal Charades There is no training for this program as it is a fun day with a small script.  For more details or to volunteer, please contact TMN-GLC project leader Debra Healy. This program is presented three days in a row, so lots of volunteers are needed. 

BISD 3rd Grade Outdoor Classroom

VMS category: BISD Outdoor Learning Projects Volunteers will assist with BISD Outdoor Classroom. Volunteers will assist with the following stations: Tracks and Scat Wildflower Scavenger Hunt Animal Charades There is no training for this program as it is a fun day with a small script.  For more details or to volunteer, please contact TMN-GLC project leader Debra Healy. This program is presented three days in a row, so lots of volunteers are needed.