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Vulture Festival 2019

Saturday, September 28th, 2019
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Positions0 Remaining
Registration OpensTill registration closes
Registration ClosesAny time before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Vulture Festival provides families and individuals with a fun environment to increase their knowledge about waste reduction, ecology, and community stewardship through environmental education focussed on nature's clean-up crew, the vulture!

8:00 AM     Bird Walk with Oconee Rivers Audubon Society
8:30 AM     Festival Begins - Family Activities, Informational Tables, Food, Live Animals
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM      Winged Ambassadors: Birds of Prey Program Presentation (#1)
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM      Guided Tour of ACC Composting Operations
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM    Guided Tour of ACC Landfill Operations
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM     Winged Ambassadors: Birds of Prey Program Presentation (#2)
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM     Festival Wrap Up, Final Announcements and Activities!
16 Positions Filled | 10 Impacts | 34 Hours

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Location: Athens-Clarke County Landfill, 5700 Lexington Rd, Winterville, GA 30683

Shifts (16)

6:30am (ET)8:30am (ET)Set up tables, decorations, tents, breakfast food for volunteers, and activity stations.3/4Over
7:00am (ET)9:30pm (ET) 1/2Over
7:30am (ET)9:30am (ET) 2/2Over
7:30am (ET)12:15pm (ET) The Vulture Fest Scavenger Hike needs volunteers for several stations along the way. We will...2/5Over
7:30am (ET)12:15pm (ET) Assist guests (children) to make take-away vultures out of paper plates, a tissue tube and...0/2Over
7:30am (ET)12:15pm (ET) Vomit toss is an activity that allows guests to toss fake vomit at vulture's predators...0/2Over
7:30am (ET)12:15pm (ET) Poop Happens! imitates how vultures poop on their legs to cool themselves off in extreme...2/2Over
7:30am (ET)12:15pm (ET) This activity will involve shower caps, spaghetti and baby oil. Volunteers will apply shower caps...2/2Over
7:30am (ET)12:15pm (ET)Volunteers will help with an activity demonstrating how vultures use their beaks.1/2Over
7:30am (ET)12:15pm (ET) This is a station that allows guests to experience the power of vulture's stomach acid....0/2Over
7:30am (ET)12:15pm (ET) Here, guests can make a donation for a Vulture Cookie, Edible Hippo or Zebra Flavored...0/2Over
7:30am (ET)12:15pm (ET) Assist participants in measuring their wing span with our wing span poster and teach them...1/2Over
7:45am (ET)12:15pm (ET) Floater volunteers will be ready at moment's notice to jump in and help with any...0/2Over
9:00am (ET)12:15pm (ET) 0/2Over
9:15am (ET)12:00pm (ET) 1/2Over
12:00pm (ET)1:00pm (ET) Can't volunteer during the majority of the event? Would you rather circle the event from...0/2Over