Environmental Education Docent Training

Environmental Education Docent Training

Do you love the outdoors and wildlife? Share your passion for nature by becoming a volunteer Environmental Education Docent! Lake Sammamish State Park is providing a five-hour docent training program for those interested in becoming environmental education volunteers at the park. The training introduces environmental education methods and techniques. Participants who successfully complete the training, will receive a docent certification and be eligible to lead environmental education programs at the park. Lake Sammamish State Park volunteer docents assist park rangers with a variety of programs, including nature hikes, educational crafting activities, formal school programs, and drop-in educational stations. The training culminates with participants leading short educational activities during our Get Outdoor Expo on June 10. Cost: $20 ($10 for seniors or students) – includes a light lunch Sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lake-sammamish-state-park-environmental-education-docent-training-tickets-32235946584 Dates and Times: Environmental Education Docent Training Saturday, June 3 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Lake Sammamish State Park Get Outdoor Expo Saturday, June 10 10 AM– 3:00 PM Location: Lake Sammamish State Park Office 2010 NW Sammamish Rd, Issaquah, WA...

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Docent Training Begins in March 2017

Docent Training Begins in March 2017

Docent Training Begins in March 2017 Would you like to help the rangers or the park naturalist with environmental education programs? There are many opportunities to work with students at the park during the school year and also to have fun in nature with kids and families in the summer. We have moved the training to March so that the new naturalist will be available to meet and work with the volunteers. We hope to kick-off 2017 interpretive programs with events on Earth Day in the park on April 22. Ranger Rick Oakley will guide the training. Nominal cost for materials yet to be determined. Contact director@flssp.org for more information or to put your name on the ‘interested’ list....

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Docent Training at Lake Sammamish State Park

Docent Training at Lake Sammamish State Park

Interested in Environmental Stewardship? Education? Both? Become a certified docent for Lake Sammamish State Park Interpretive Programs. In February 2016, Lake Sammamish State Park will offer training sessions for volunteers interested in co-leading and assisting with interpretive programs alongside Lake Sammamish State Park Rangers. The training will be run by our local Washington State Park Rangers! Learn the how and why of leading interpretive programs, as well as begin to become familiar with the content for programs on geology, ecology, birds, natural history and more. Upon completion of the training, participants will receive a Lake Sammamish State Park Master Docent Certificate. Participants in the training will begin leading and co-leading programs immediately in the spring. Participants must attend all four sessions to receive a certificate. Cost: $20 ($10 for seniors and students) Dates and Times: 4 2-hour sessions, Feb. 2, 4, 9, 11 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. each evening Location: Admin Office, Lake Sammamish State Park, 2000 NW Sammamish Road, Issaquah, WA 98027 Sign Up: Eventbrite – use the link below or search Lake Sammamish State Park, Docent Training https://www.eventbrite.com/e/docent-training-lake-sammamish-state-park-tickets-19665689607 More Info?...

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Become a Master Docent for Lake Sammamish State Park

Become a Master Docent for Lake Sammamish State Park

Interested in Environmental Stewardship? Education? Both? Become a certified docent for Lake Sammamish State Park Interpretive Programs. In February 2016, Lake Sammamish State Park will offer training sessions for volunteers interested in co-leading and assisting with interpretive programs alongside Lake Sammamish State Park Rangers. The training will be run by our local Washington State Park Rangers! Learn the how and why of leading interpretive programs, as well as become acquainted with programs on geology, ecology, birds, natural history and more. Upon completion of the training, participants will receive a Lake Sammamish State Park Master Docent Certificate. Participants in the training will begin leading programs immediately in the spring. Participants must complete all four classes in the series to earn the Master Docent Certificate. Cost: $20 ($10 for seniors and students) Dates and Times: Four 2-hour sessions, Feb. 2, 4, 9, 11 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. each evening Location: Admin Office, Lake Sammamish State Park, 2000 NW Sammamish Road, Issaquah, WA 98027 Sign Up: Eventbrite, Docent Training, Lake Sammamish State Park https://www.eventbrite.com/e/docent-training-lake-sammamish-state-park-tickets-19665689607 More Info? flssp@outlook.com or at http://lakesammamishfriends.org Lake Sammamish State Park is a 512-acre day-use park with 6,858-feet of waterfront. The park is located at 2000 N.W. Sammamish Road, Issaquah, just north of Interstate 90 at exit...

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