February 20, 2016
9:00am - 5:00pm
Location: Chevy Chase, MD
Taking Nature Black: An Audubon Naturalist Society Black History Month
Celebration is a FREE event, in partnership with the Choose Clean Water
Coalition, Chesapeake Bay Programąs Diversity Action Team and Montgomery
The day-long event begins with a Green Jobs Fair where college students,
retirees and professionals of color can find short-term and long-term
paid and volunteer opportunities in the environmental industry with
nonprofit, government and private sector employers. There will be
breakout sessions on environmental advocacy, cultural competency in the
workplace, and stewardship practices at home or in local communities.
Taking Nature Black will feature Bob łThe Griot˛ Smith, Storyteller/Actor
and President of the Griotsą Circle of Maryland, National Association of
Black Storytellers. The day will conclude with a cocktail party
A light breakfast and lunch will be served.
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