NO SCHOOL DAY FOR FOLLOWING DISTRICTS: PPS, Centennial, David Douglas, Reynolds, Woodburn, Beaverton, Portland Christian Schools
What to Expect:
We will be heading out to the Klondike Farm in Wasco, Oregon for an amazing day of activities, mentoring, tours and free food!
You will receive an email a week before the event with the bios of the mentors as well as other important info. You are expected to have one question prepared to ask each mentor.
We will be actively coordinating rides for this event. If you’ve signed up, expect a phone call or email soon about transportation.
There will be two Girls Inc staff present to assist and monitor. When the event is a week away you will receive an email with names of the Girls Inc staff as well as any other important event info.
If you signed up for this event you will be receiving detailed transportation communication. Expect to start very early.
Site Pick Up from 6:30 to 7:30 AM
Leave PDX with everyone at 7:30 AM
10:00 AM Welcome & Safety Intro
10:15 AM Tour Operation & Maintenance / Turbine Training
10:45 AM Hands–on Activity on Wind Turbine Science
12:15 PM Lunch
12:45 PM Speed Mentoring Session
1:35 PM Q&A / Wrap up
2:00 PM Leave for Portland
4:15 PM For some - arrive back at Girls Inc.
What you need to do:
Be sure to be punctual for this event.
Be on the look out for phone calls and emails about organizing transportation.
What do parents/guardians need to know:
This event is open to families! We can accommodate up to 5 parents on this trip.
While much of the programming will be focused on the Eurekans we encourage parents/guardians and family to come along as well.
Timing is important for this event so if you are planning to drive you own vehicle, you must commit to arriving at the farm at 10 AM.
If you are interested in participating please indicate that in the comment section of the form. If your planning to drive together as a family, please indicate that in the comments section as well.