Live Green in Plano

Volunteer with Sustainability & Environmental Education
Seeking retired teachers to help with Eco Tots Discovery Hour and Nature Explore Family Club. Contact Nancy at 972-769-4313 or email.

By becoming involved in your community you can help the earth, meet new people, and develop new skills and interests.

Programs include gardening, composting, Live Green in Plano training, workshops, reuse center, recycling programs, educational classes, and more! Volunteers also host backyard talks to teach others about living green, write articles, blogs, and research information. Other volunteers tend community gardens, train PISD students on organic recycling, and teach children and adults about water quality and energy conservation.

Register online to receive application information.

Park & Creek Cleanups
Groups are welcome to sign up for community, park, or creek cleanups.

Live Green in Plano Volunteer Training Program
If you are interested in an educational series about learning to live green you may like to sign for our Live Green in Plano training classes. Live Green in Plano training series includes:
  • Waste diversion / consumerism
  • Water quality / indoor conservation
  • Compost, native plants, irrigation
  • Air quality, energy
  • Green building
  • Getting the word out
Material is presented through City of Plano Environmental Education Coordinators, guest speakers, volunteers, film, tours, demonstrations, and class discussion.

2014 Training Session
Date Time Session
Monday, January 27 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Class 1
Monday, February 3 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Class 2
Monday, February 10 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Class 3
Monday, February 17 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Class 4
Monday, February 24 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Class 5
Monday, March 3 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Class 6
Environmental Education Center
4116 W. Plano Parkway
Plano, TX 75093

To register, visit the LGIP online registration website .