Docent training starts in August.
While prior experience is not necessary, an interest in conservation education is highly desirable!
Note: Must be over 18, willing to take a TB test, and legally able to work with children.
Training will be provided through a 15-hour program:
Five classes on Thursdays from 9 am to noon, from September 7 through October 5, 2023.
Location: Eaton Canyon Nature Center (the last class at Peck Road Park in Arcadia).
You will learn about:
- Bird Science Program curriculum
- Local Birds and Birding
- Birds and botany
- How to safely handle educational owls.
Docents will assist in guiding elementary school students on field trips to explore our local plants and wildlife through scavenger hunts, nature walks, and birding. Program runs during school hours.
Class Fee: $45 (No one will be turned away if unable to pay. Contact us!)
Contact Executive Director Lois Brunet with any questions at LoisB.PAS@gmail.com