Clarke County School District Young Scientist Fair
Saturday, February 11, 8:30am-11:30am
Alps Road Elementary School (205 Alps Road)
The CCSD Young Scientist Fair is a day of science competitions, hands-on science activities, demonstrations, and presentations. We will be there with stormwater trivia and pollution prevention information. The Young Scientist Fair is open to all K-5 Clarke County students and their families.
KACCB TIREd of Trash Amnesty Week
Monday, February 20 – Saturday, February 25
ACC Landfill (5700 Lexington Road)
TIREd of trash? Tires don’t belong in our streams and woods or even in your own backyard! Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful (KACCB) is sponsoring a week-long tire amnesty event in February. Bring your tires without rims to the ACC Landfill during the week of February 20. There will be no fee for disposal! Only passenger vehicle tires without rims will be accepted for free, and there is a six-tire limit.
In honor of Amnesty Week, ACC Stormwater is helping host a tire clean-up on Saturday, February 18 from 9:30am to 12:30pm. If you are interested in volunteering, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rain Barrel Workshop
Wednesday, February 22, 5:30-6:30pm
ACC Planning Auditorium (120 W. Dougherty Street)
We are hosting a free rain barrel workshop in the Athens-Clarke County Planning Auditorium at 120 W. Dougherty St. on Wednesday, February 22. Workshop participants will learn about stormwater runoff and rain barrel uses, maintenance, and installation. The presentation will be followed by a hands-on barrel build. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited, so register by emailing email@example.com or calling 706-613-3440.