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Water Education Programs 
    Public Works Department
    Water Use Efficiency Coordinator
    14000 City Center Drive
    Chino Hills, CA 91709

    Ph: (909) 364-2804
    Fax: (909) 364-2895

    Monday - Thursday
    6:45 am - 4:45 pm 

    6:45 am - 3:45 pm
Below is a list of the numerous education programs offered to
educators of Chino Hills Schools.

Water Education Water Awareness Committee (WEWAC) 
Formed in 1986, a group of local water agencies pooled their resources  in an effort to promote the efficient use of water and to increase public awareness of the importance of water in Southern California.Recognizing the benefits of regional programs, these agencies continue to work together. 
Programs include:
    • EduBucks
    • Water Conservation Media Contest Campaign
    • California Friendly Garden at the Los Angeles County Fair
    • Quakes Stadium Conservation Messages
In addition to these programs, WEWAC provides a variety of education resources for educators.

Community Partnering Program 
Metropolitan's Community Partnering Program (CPP) provides sponsorships to non-profit community organizations, educational institutions, public agencies and professional associations for short and long-term water-related projects, events and activities.
Garden In Every School (GIES) 
The GIES Program educates elementary school-aged children and their families, school staff, and other community members about wise-water usage. The GIES Program utilizes the creation of thematic school gardens that feature drought tolerant plants and efficient irrigation methods. This program is created with  state-aligned curriculum provision materials and is offered through Inland Empire Utilities Agency.
National Theatre for Children (NTC) The NTC provides a lively and entertaining education opportunity that teaches children the importance of water and the need to protect our natural resources. In addition to the performances, teachers receive guides including learning materials, classroom activities, and each student will receive a workbook to accompany the live theatre production. To register your school for the National Theatre for Children, please call the Inland Empire Utilities Agency at (909) 993-1700.
Solar Cup The Solar Cup is a program where high school teams, sponsored by Metropolitan Water District (MWD) member agency Inland Empire Utility Agency (IEUA) and the City, build and prepare a solar powered boat over a seven-month timeline.