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SAGES' Community Open House - Saturday, March 7, 2015 | 10am-2pm

SAGES' Community Open House Schedule
March 7th 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
School for AGricultural & Environmental Studies (SAGES) 200 S. Depot Street Fox Lake, WI

Cultivating Inquiry. Growing Minds. Walls Optional.


  • 10:00 am = Doors open, Guided School Tours begin
    • VIEW our 2nd graders' indoor Barn Quilt Trail,
    • VISIT our Critter Room,
    • Help BUILD bluebird houses,
    • TRY TECHNOLOGY like iPads,
    • UNDERSTAND all that went into the 5th Graders' TREES Rock 4th Place Winning Video, and more!

  • 10:15 am = Student Project Presentation (in library) | Topic: Moai
  • 10:30 am = Student Project Presentation (in library) | Topic: Carton to Garden
  • 10:45 am = Student Project Presentation (in library) | Topic: Kestrel Houses
  • 11:00 am = Identity Theft Workshop #1 by Farmers State Bank (in library) 
    • Identity theft continues to be one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States. Learn about better ways to protect yourself before it's too late.

  • 12:10 pm = Student Project Presentation (in library)  | Topic: SAGES' Chicken Coop Progress
  • 12:25 pm = Chicken Presentation (in library)  | Topic: Chicken Breeds & Egg Anatomy
    • Local "Chicken Expert" and retired Agricultural & Extension Educator, Dave Laatsch, will provide a hands-on mini-workshop on raising chickens and the variety of eggs produced by various breeds.
  • 12:45 pm = Student Project Presentation (in library)  | Topic: Water
  • 1:00 pm = Identity Theft Workshop #2 (repeat of morning workshop) by Farmers State Bank (in library)
    • Identity theft continues to be one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States. Learn about better ways to protect yourself before it's too late.

  • 10 – 2:00 pm = Displays in front lobby | SAGES’ Foundation; PTO; Scrip booth
     
  • 10 – 2:00 pm = Displays in gym  
    • Dodge County UW-Extension (Interactive educational displays along with the following experts: Amanda Hilliard (WNEP), Elsie Gonzalez (Dairy & Livestock Educator), and Bonnie Borden (Dairy & Livestock Youth Educator),
    • Fox Lake Chamber of Commerce
    • Waupun Area School District: Only K-12 Agriculture Education Program display;
    • SAGES’ Hopes & Dreams
    • SAGES’ Projects Help Wanted Board
       
  • 10 – 2:00 pm = Light Snack Foods to enjoy in gym
     
  • 10 – 2:00 pm = SAGES’ classrooms (indoor & outdoor) - Open for viewing

We hope you can join us for this special event!


VISION STATEMENT
The vision of SAGES is the creation of culture that actively and thoughtfully conserves and sustains the land, flora and fauna that comprise our environment and food sources.

MISSION STATEMENT
Our mission is to produce responsible, productive citizens who have both a local
and global perspective and are committed to preserving and sustaining national
and world environments, food sources and other natural resources.