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Public Education Events

Sav-R-Bay is very busy throughout the year sponsoring and participating in many public and educational events.

Place your cursor over an event listed below and click for dates, activities, participants, and location.

San Dominico High School Tour

When: Early January. (Next available tour is in 2010.)

Activity: Juniors and seniors tour Central Marin Sanitation Agency.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency.

Location: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, 1301 Andersen Drive, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Bay Area Environmental Education Resource Fair (BAEER Fair)

When: End of January. (Jan. 24, 2009)

Activity: Public education booth with environmental quizzes and prizes for teachers.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, Novato Sanitary District, Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District, Parks and Recreation, Central Contra Costa Sanitary District, Marin Municipal Water District, Sonoma County Water Agency, East Bay Municipal Utility District, and others.

Location: Marin County Civic Center, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Marin Country Day School

When: March. (Next available date is in 2010.)

Activity: Students and parents tour Central Marin Sanitation Agency.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency.

Location: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, 1301 Anderson Drive, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Redwood High School Tour

When: March. (Next available date is in 2010.)

Activity: Seniors tour Central Marin Sanitation Agency.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency.

Location: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, 1301 Anderson Drive, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Earth Day

When: April 22.

Activity: Every year, different events and activities are chosen for Earth Day. Previous activities have included setting up information booths, attending festivals, participating in an Earth Day Walk, visiting schools, hosting a litter clean up, planting trees and numerous other activities to teach the public how best to protect the environment and San Francisco Bay.

Participants: Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District, Central Marin Sanitation Agency, Novato Sanitary District, and Sewerage Agency of Southern Marin.

Location: Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District, 300 Smith Ranch Road, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Water Wise Fair - Marin Municipal Water District

When: End of April. (Tentative)

Activity: Public education booth with environmental quizzes for the public.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, Las Gallinas Valley Sanitation District, Marin Municipal Water District, and various landscape companies.

Location: Marin County Civic Center, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Redwood High School Tour

When: May. (Next available date is in 2010.)

Activity: Juniors tour Central Marin Sanitation Agency.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency.

Location: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, 1301 Anderson Drive, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

School Visits at Neil Cummings School

When: First week of May. (Tentative)

Activity: Classroom presentation with diorama, microscope, computer, and model wastewater treatment plant.

Participant: Central Marin Sanitation Agency and Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District.

Location: Neil Cummins School, 58 Mohawk Avenue, Corte Madera.

Map: Click here for google map.

Wetlands Days at Sewerage Agency of Southern Marin

When: June. (June 9-10, 2009)

Activity: Outreach event sponsored by SEED.

Participants: Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District, Central Marin Sanitation Agency, Novato Sanitary District, Sewerage Agency of Southern Marin, and Marin Audubon Society.

Location: Sewerage Agency of Southern Marin, 450 Sycamore Ave., Mill Valley.

Map: Click here for google map. MISSING NEED TO ADD

EcoFest

When: First week of June. (June 13-14, 2009)

Activity: Joint booth with Marin Country Storm Water Pollution Prevention Program.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District, Sewerage Agency of Southern Marin, Marin County Storm Water Pollution Prevention Program, and Novato Sanitary District.

Location: Fairfax Pavillion, 142 Bolinas Road, Fairfax.

Map: Click here for google map.

Marin County Fair

When: First week in July. (July 1-5, 2009)

Activity: Public education booth with environmental quizzes for the public.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District, and Novato Sanitary District.

Location: Marin County Fair Grounds, Civic Center Drive, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Pollution Prevention Week

When: Last week of September. (Sept. 24, 2009)

Activity: Public education booth with environmental quizzes for the public.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District, and Novato Sanitary District.

Location: San Rafael Farmer's Market, 76 San Pablo Avenue, No. 200, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Puppet Shows

When: Throughout the school year.

Activity: Informational puppet shows in local schools.

Participants: The show, put on by Catepillar Puppets, is called "Captain Polluto Visits Planet Earth" and is an educational outreach program on watershed issues.

Location: Participating schools.

Canal Fest

When: Middle of October.

Activity: Bi-lingual public education booth mainly geared toward children.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District, and many other outreach agencies.

Location: 50 Canal Street, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Timothy Murphy Classroom Presentation

When: November. (Tentative)

Activity: Classroom presentation with diorama, microscope, computer activities, and model wastewater treatment plant.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency and Las Gallinas Valley Sanitary District.

Location: Timothy Murphy School, 1 Saint Vincent Drive, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Dominican University Tour

When: November. (Next available date is in 2010.)

Activity: Environmental Studies class tours Central Marin Sanitation Agency.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency.

Location: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, 1301 Anderson Drive, San Rafael.

Map: Click here for google map.

Marin County Storm Water Pollution Prevention Program Calendar

When: November.

Activity: Participation by sponsoring one or two months of the calendar with wastewater and stormwater pollution prevention messages.

Participants: Marin Community Development Agency, Marin County Wastewater Treatment Agencies, Marin Municipal Water District, and Marin County Environmental Health Services.

Location: Need locations where calendar is available or link to request a free calendar.

Pharmaceutical Take-Back

When: Calendar year.

Activity: Participation in the Marin County pharmaceutical take back program.

Participants: Central Marin Sanitation Agency, part of the Public Education Program and Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

Location: Throughout Marin County. For specific locations, click here.