Goal of the Teacher Workshop: teach you how, for a given site, conduct a site analysis, draw a
plan, install the plants and hardscapes (rock walls and water features)
and how to plant, mulch, prune, fertilize and provided environmentally
sound maintenance techniques to an established landscape. The training will be hands-on and dirty.
What To Bring: Notebook paper, pencil/pen, camera, cooler with water, drinks for hydration and snacks.
What To Wear: Work clothing (loose and cool), durable shoes, gloves, sunscreen, hat.
Directions to Meeting Site:
Southern Crescent Tech, 501 Varsity Road
, Griffin . Modular unit 8-C. To
get to unit: turn on Varsity drive from N. Expressway and continue
stright until you reach the back of the parking area, then turn right
and proceed to the smaller parking area infront of modulars. From there
you can see 8-C.
Coming off of I-75. Take Hwy 16 toward Griffin. Go through
downtown Griffin, continuing to the intersection of hwy 16 and 19. Veer
to the right. Pass Flynt street, Volunteer Park on left, turn left
onto Varsity Dr.. Or... go through intersection with hwy 19 taking your
1st right onto Spalding Drve. Go straight, through one 4 way stop,
Spalding dead ends into Varsity, take a right.
People north of Griffin can take I-75 south to hwy 19/41 through
Clayton county. Stay on until you reach Griffin. The road will fork,
take the right fork, Bus. 19/41. Continue straight through light passing
old shopping center, look for Varsity Road immediately after passing
Scouthern Crescent lighted sign and fire department post. Take a right
onto Varsity Road
If you miss the turn go to Flynt Street, turn right, then right on Spalding Drive and then left on Varsity Dr.
Schedule June 21, 22, 23: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
June 24: 9 a.m. to noon
Hotel Accommodations Hampton Inn 2007 N. Expressway Griffin,GA 770-229-9900 Nice place, about 3.2 miles north of southern crescent
Comfort Inn and Suites 1906 N. Expressway
Griffin, GA 770-229-6001 Across from Hampton Inn. Nice also
Both have a complimentary breakfast and are about 1.6 miles north from restaurants. (Applebees, O'Charleys, Chick Fil-a, Zachby's, Pizza Hut, IHop, Mexican places,McDonalds, etc.)
Teachers Registered to Attend 1. Josh Allen 2. Stacey Beacham 3. Jay Borden 4. Abbey Brown 5. Sean Bryant 6. Larry Burkett 7. Chansi Coleman 8. Eve Felton 9. Michael Ferguson 10. Joe Green
11. Sharon Harper 12. Amanda Hefner 13. Hugh Lanier 14. Tom Marshall 15. Dustin O'Neal 16. Janet Robbins 17. Joshua Rogers 18. Stephanie Summerlin 19. Abby Tippens 20. Brandon Walker
If you have any questions or need additional information please give me a call. I look forward to working with you this summer. tlh -- Dr. Teri Hamlin North Region Agriculture Education
Georgia Department of Education 204C Four Towers University of Georgia Athens, Ga 30602 706-552-4461 / 706-540-0032 [log in to unmask]