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Green Schools Event: Our Quest, Their Success

  • 30 Apr 2013
  • 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Maplewood Richmond Heights Middle/High School Theatre, 7539 Manchester Road, Maplewood, MO 63143


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6th Annual Green Schools Event
Our Quest, Their Success

FREE Workshop for School Educators,
School Administrators, & the General Public

Our Quest Beginning May 1, 2013, the U.S. Green Building Council-Missouri Gateway Chapter will challenge public and private schools in Missouri and southern Illinois to devise and implement, with the help of green mentors, the most creative, effective and no or low cost sustainable practices for their schools.

Their Success Ginny Kurrus, Education Director for USGBC - Arkansas Chapter, will join us to share success stories from schools in the Arkansas Chapter territory that engaged in a similar green schools challenge.

Join us on April 30th to:
  • Learn how you can participate in the Green Schools Quest - as a school or mentor
  • Explore winning green school projects.
  • Tour sustainable features of Maplewood Richmond Heights Middle/High School.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
8:30 - 11:30 AM (agenda below)

Maplewood Richmond Heights Middle/High School Theatre
7539 Manchester Road
Maplewood, MO 63143


Parking for this event is available in the Maplewood Family Aquatic Center parking lot, 7550 Lohmeyer (63143). The distance between the parking lot and theatre entrance is equivalent to 2½ blocks. In an effort to promote sustainable practices, we ask that attendees walk from the parking lot to the theatre. In the case of rain, bus shuttles will be provided.

Additionally, the Maplewood-Manchester Metrolink station is located on Manchester 4 blocks east of MRH Middle/High School.

Free for all attendees.
Open to the public; please pre-register.

2013 Green Schools Sponsors:
Brightergy Solar 
*  Ride Finders  * 
St. Louis Clean Air Partnership

Event Sponsors:
Automatic Controls Equipment Systems *
Charity Clothing Pickup * Interface *
New System Janitorial Supply   *  Trane *
Universe Daylighting Solutions


8:30 - 9:00 am -   Registration and Informational Booths

9:00 - 9:15 am -    Special Performance by the Maplewood Richmond Heights Middle School Choir

9:15 - 9:30 am
-    Introductory Remarks and Green Schools Quest Overview

9:30 - 10:15 am -  Ginny Kurrus, Education Director for USGBC-Arkansas, will present winning submissions from the Arkansas Chapter’s green schools challenge

10:15 - 10:40 am - Learn how you can engage in the Green Schools Quest as a school or mentor

10:40 - 11:00 am - Informational Booths

11:00 - 11:30 am - Guided tour of sustainable features at Maplewood Richmond Heights Middle/High School

(A portion of the tour will take place from the exterior of the building; please dress accordingly.)

REGISTER: Click on the 'Register' button located on the left side of this screen.

QUESTIONS? Contact USGBC-Missouri Gateway staff at usgbc-mogateway@mobot.org or (314) 577-0225.


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