Old Rag Master Naturalists Offer Basic Training Class – Starting in March 2017
Do you love nature, want to learn more about environmental and conservation efforts in Virginia, and share that knowledge through volunteerism? If yes, then consider joining our next basic training class!
Old Rag Master Naturalists are dedicated to outreach, education, and citizen science projects to help conserve and manage natural resources and public land. Training focuses on the ecosystems in the Piedmont and Blue Ridge regions of Virginia.
Classes start on March 17, 2017, and will be held on Friday mornings from 9 am – 12 noon for 14 weeks, in addition to 5 Saturday field trips. Following training, participants complete 40 hours of volunteer service on approved projects and 8 hours of continuing education to become certified. The cost of training and all materials is $140.00. The class size is limited to 15 students.
Visit our website at http://www.oldragmasternaturalists.org or call Roberta Jalbert at 540-407-0552 for more information. The application can be found on our website and can either be filled in and mailed to ORMN c/o Roberta Jalbert, 481 Malvern Drive, Madison, VA 22727 or scanned and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional information on the state-wide Virginia Master Naturalist program can be found at http://www.virginiamasternaturalist.org/