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Young Friends Community Outreach Program

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Teachers, parents, scout leaders and students, Young Friends of the Everglades will give an Everglades/Water Conservation Program to your group.  There is absolutely no cost for the program. Groups must be based in Miami-Dade County as our sponsor is a Community Based Grant from DERM (Department of Environmental Resources Management).

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To request a presentation, please fill out the form below:

Or contact:

Jim McMaster, Senior Environmental Educator
Friends of the Everglades
Email: friends@everglades.org
Or call our office: 305-669-0858

Educational materials used

Below, browse examples of materials used in the Young Friends presentations:

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Marjory’s Echo Activities Booklet pg 1

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Marjory’s Echo Activities Booklet pg 2

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Marjory’s Echo Activities Booklet pg 3

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How can we protect our water?

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Certificate of Appreciation

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Conserve Water – The Water Cycle

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Why should we protect our water?

Student followup

Many times, student’s will followup a presentation with a thank you note, picture, or poem.

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Poem 1

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Poem 2

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Poem 3

Scan or mail your own picture or note to:

Young Friends of the Everglades
11767 S. Dixie Highway, Suite 232
South Miami, FL 33156
friends@everglades.org

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