Training & Events Calendar
2016 - 2017 VHCB AmeriCorps Training & Events Calendar
2016 Training & Events Calendar
September 12th - 14th : New Member Orientation
Roxbury: Introduction to VHCB AmeriCorps (rules, responsibilities, team building); Service Project at Wrightsville Reservoir
September 29th: Adventure Ropes Course
Northern Lights Rock & Ice: Inspire team-building, problem-solving skills, and networking
October 7th: Orientation II and AmeriCorps Swear-In
Montpelier: Nationwide Swear-In and complete AmeriCorps Orientation
November 14th & 15th: Vermont Statewide Housing Conference (optional)
Burlington: Sponsored by Vermont Housing Finance Agency
November 17th & 18th: VT AmeriCorps Launch Conference (sponsored by SerVermont)
Location TBD: Members from around the state gather to kick off AmeriCorps Service with networking and various workshops.
December 6th: Storytelling to Elevate the Impact of Service
Barre: * MEMBERS & SUPERVISORS
January 16th: MLK Day
Location TBD: “A Day on, not a day off” in homage to the service legacy of MLK Jr.
February 3rd: Winter Gathering
Billings Farm, Woodstock: Reflect on service, mid-year celebration
March 6th - 11th: AmeriCorps Week (optional)
Statewide: Events celebrating the impact of AmeriCorps members and Alums have had thorughout their communities.
March 13th: Poverty and Inequality and What It Means for Our Service
Quechee: Members will learn about poverty and inequality and how it impacts their service
April 4th: Mayor & County Recognition Day
Statewide: Mayors' & County Officials thank AmeriCorps members for their service.
April 14th: Defining and Understanding Our Intercultural Competence
Waterbury Center: Identify how cultural differences impact work and to respond effectively as leaders.
May 17th to 18th: VT Nat'l Service Conference (sponsored by SerVermont)
Starksboro: Statewide AmeriCorps networking, various workshops
June 28th: VHCB Service Day
Richmond Area: VHCB Staff and AmeriCorps members will work on service projects in Richmond, Williston, and Huntington
July TBD: Closing Ceremony