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EVENT FULL!! - Wind Turbine Day at Klondike Farm

  • Klondike Farm Sherman County, Oregon Oregon United States (map)

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.

  • Itinerary

    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.