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Deer Hollow needs volunteers

Original post made on Jan 5, 2012

Deer Hollow Farm is looking for volunteers to teach students visiting the 150-year-old farm. Deer Hollow hosts more than 5,300 students a year, from kindergarteners to fourth-graders, with most students coming from Mountain View elementary schools.


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Posted by Jessica M.
a resident of another community
on Jan 5, 2012 at 10:24 am

Thank you Voice for helping to spread the word about the Deer Hollow Farm volunteer program. We are looking for adult volunteers to join us as School Year Docents. Classes for kindergarten-fourth graders are held Tues, Wed, and Thurs mornings, between 2 and 4 hours long. We are requesting a minimum commitment of participating in at least 3 classes per month.
An informational meeting will be help at the Mountain View Library, Community Room, on Monday, Jan 9 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am. Three training dates follow on Jan 23, Jan 30 and Feb 6.


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Posted by Fun farm
a resident of Jackson Park
on Jan 5, 2012 at 3:36 pm

Deer Hollow is awesome!


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Posted by Eileen
a resident of another community
on Jan 5, 2012 at 5:05 pm

I volunteered at Deer Hollow for many years up until my work schedule changed recently. It's really very rewarding and a lot of fun. The kids are great and the other docents are a fine bunch of like minded people caring about education and the environment. Give it a try, you won't regret it!


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