(CANCELED) Education Support: School Visit to Solana Center

Dec 02, 2022 8:00AM—12:00PM


Solana Center for Environmental Innovation 137 N El Camino real Encinitas, CA 92024

Cost $0.00

Support the Solana Center team at our home base and help teach Pacific Ridge 6th graders all about compost and its importance to maintaining a healthy earth. As a volunteer, you will help our staff engage our students through interactive demonstrations and inspire students to adopt sustainable practices in their own lives.

Volunteer support can also include the following:

  • Setting up / breaking down demo site
  • Advancing PowerPoint slides or flipping our educational chart
  • Engaging students in activities related to the lesson

Volunteer Shifts

8:00 am to 12:00 pm (2 volunteers) – volunteer shift may change by an hour, please be on the lookout for an information email 1 to 4 days before the event.

Opportunity Requirements & Important Notes (PLEASE READ)

  • Attire: Wear clothes that are comfortable for standing in and appropriate to the weather and school location.

  • Bring: Reusable water bottle, snacks for break-time.

  • Experience Needed: At least one volunteer event with Solana Center prior, unless you are a Master Composter graduate or familiar with Solana Center.

  • Age Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age.

  • Physical Requirements: Must be willing to do hands-on work with worms and other compost critters and able to lift up to 20 pounds.

  • Safety: All volunteers must bring to their volunteer shift the day of the event either: proof of vaccination, either through your issued vaccination card or through California’s Digital Covid-19 Vaccine Record, or proof of a negative PCR test (only PCR tests will be accepted) taken within 7 days of the event.

  • Other: The times may change by an hour, please be on the lookout for an information email 1 to 4 days before the event. If you’re schedule changes, please let the volunteer coordinator know as soon as possible – we depend on volunteer help for a successful event and no-shows put stress on our team.