Hello and Welcome! 
spring
 
 Only a handful of public schools systems in the US can boast a learning resource like
the Avon Outdoor Learning Center (OLC).  
Started back in the 1980's the OLC is a 7 acre gem where students can put classroom information into real world practices...  
History, Science, Math, Social Studies and Language Arts all come to life, engaging all the senses!
 
Last year more than 9,300 students took part in our programs. 
We offer educational experiences for all ages in our area- please ask about how to utilize our site and check out our calendar
 
 
 
Wear your support for the OLC!  
Visit Local company Voss Apparel and order today; http://http://vossapparel.com/p/avon-olc 
 
Styles include an adorable monarch butterfly shirt with art by 3rd grader Olivia G.
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We need VOLUNTEERS!  If you can spare an hour or two, or ten, please drop a line to olc@avon-schools.org
Some current needs: sewing for Pioneer Day programs, trail trimming, invasive plant removal
 
Check us out on;  fb INS twt                  
                                                                                                   (@AvonOLC) 
 
 
Want a great way to support our programs AND grow healthy food for yourself!?
 
Order a vertical gardening unit via this link and use the Coupon Code 'AOLC'.  
You save $40 AND the OLC earns a $20 commission! 
 
 Free Shipping with Indiana too!
 
http://www.gardentowerproject.com/
 
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Mrs. Davies was just awarded a grant from Hendricks County Solid Waste which will provide one of these great gardening units to each of Avon's buildings!  Thanks! 
 HCSW
 
 
Want to see the OLC?  Here are some video links!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Lawson award

 Mrs. Davies was awarded the D. H. Lawson Conservation Education Award for 2013 by the Hendricks County Soil and Water Conservation District. Congratulations and thank you for all of your innovative work on behalf of our community!

 
 
How to reach us:
Address: 7237 E. US Highway 36, Avon, IN  46123
Phone: 317-544-6400 X 6482
Educational Coordiantor: Jennifer Davies
Site Coordinator (Volunteer): Carol Ford
 
 
 
 
 
 
Our great friends at Hendricks County Soilid Waste Managment District recently came out for a visit and they want to share the OLC with you! 
Watch here:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MntYm0gf6rk
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                  Avon Outdoor Learning Center Video Tour:

 
 
 Welcome to the OLC!  We are located behind Maple Elementary School in Avon, Indiana and our goal is to encourage learning and exploration which strengthens classroom instruction.
 
Please 'friend' the Avon Outdoor Learning Center on Facebook!
 

If you are dreaming of spring, please check out the awesome assortment of seed and products at Renee's Garden-
click here: http://www.reneesgarden.com/    
If you place an order and put the code 'FR667A' in the coupon box then they donate 25% of what you spend to the OLC!  
Thank you for your continued support!!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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