Joshua, This sounds very interesting! Can you tell us a little more about what exactly we will be doing? Will it require any heavy lifting? Construction? Bee handling?!?!? Coach Morrow Norfolk Collegiate O.A.K.S. On Fri, Jan 10, 2020 at 12:20 PM The Ruling Robot Falcons < [log in to unmask]> wrote: > Hi All, > > My teammate Luke and I qualified for the world championship in Detroit in > April and are working hard on our project before the competition! > > Our project is to create a pollinator corridor throughout our community, > Newport News, called The Bee Byway. Our goal is to create native bee > habitat in public areas that are one third of a mile apart in Newport News > and turn them into a web of bumble bee habitat so they can travel between > existing wild spaces and thrive in our city. > > This a very large community effort which will take 50-100 people and we > are currently making a list of volunteers who would like to support this > effort. We are planning to plant at 36 waypoints on The Bee Byway on the > morning of March 7th. Each site will take approximately one hour to finish. > All the sites are within one third of a mile apart. Volunteers are welcome > to plant one site or multiple depending on their time availability. > > We are hoping some local FLL teams would be interested in participating in > this project by volunteering to help with our mass planting. If your team > (or individuals on teams) are interested, please let us know! We would be > very grateful for any support! > > Thank you so much! > Joshua Nichols > The Ruling Robot Falcons #1358 > > P.S. You can also RSVP here if interested > https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.facebook.com_events_585850218646450_&d=DwIFaQ&c=eLbWYnpnzycBCgmb7vCI4uqNEB9RSjOdn_5nBEmmeq0&r=k6Oa5GxfBPFMgGjb2r5QIoEOeBZs9xbNIpA0kLw_kFQ&m=4VTvAuN5e2Pf2e9eaO8J0JoYeVoCQtRT4pVIppnxjhY&s=z74bM3lfGnCCRNCEzaM8KTpfaQfwfwzfqBYzu6ifp48&e= > <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.facebook.com_events_585850218646450_&d=DwMFaQ&c=eLbWYnpnzycBCgmb7vCI4uqNEB9RSjOdn_5nBEmmeq0&r=k6Oa5GxfBPFMgGjb2r5QIoEOeBZs9xbNIpA0kLw_kFQ&m=eT28I85fS_bdaZCqc9wrzYfW2wmDhaRekn3xYKTYYgA&s=uPBsbqeVYHDXnVh6bPHmzpruGf5UwI_oARFHjUBcZvE&e=> > ------------------------------ > To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE your settings, please visit > https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or > leave the list". > VADCFLL administrative announcements are sent via VADCFLL-ANNOUNCEMENTS-L. > Visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-announcements-l.html to > subscribe. -- To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE your settings, please visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or leave the list". -- VADCFLL administrative announcements are sent via VADCFLL-ANNOUNCEMENTS-L. Visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-ANNOUNCEMENTS-l.html to subscribe.