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Los Altos Art Docents seek volunteers

The Los Altos Arts Docents have scheduled an informational coffee meeting for prospective volunteers 10 a.m. Aug. 27 in the Los Altos School District Board Room, 201 Covington Road.

The nonprofit, all-volunteer organization relies on docents who train for nine months before introducing art lessons to the classroom curriculum.

Those who appreciate art and enjoy working with children are encouraged to attend.

For more information, call Kimberly Dickerson at 947-1195.

Living Classroom recruits volunteers

The Living Classroom environmental educational program seeks volunteer docents interested in connecting children with the outdoors.

Docents and their assistants provide hands-on math, science and social studies lessons to all grades in the Los Altos and Mountain View Whisman school districts. All training and materials are provided.

Informational meetings for Los Altos School District volunteers are scheduled 10-11 a.m. Monday and Sept. 4 in District Conference Room 2, 201 Covington Road, Los Altos.

Meetings for Mountain View volunteers are slated 9-10 a.m. Monday and Aug. 28 in the District Conference Room, 750-A San Pierre Way, Mountain View.

Training sessions for fall lessons are set for 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 8, 15, 22, 29 and Oct. 6 at the respective district offices. Volunteers may attend only those sessions relevant to the grade level they prefer to lead or assist. A school garden tour is scheduled 9 a.m. Oct. 13 at the Los Altos district office.

For more information, email Caroline Chan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Mallory Traughber at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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