Red Oak Community School is an innovative new primary school opening up here in Columbus in the fall of 2016 starting with grades K-2, with plans to add up to 8th grade in the future. Our mission is to be a nurturing learning environment that respects childhood, honors individual potential, and fosters connection to […]
A Message From the Co-Chairs: When we nervously held our first Leave No Child Inside Summit, we were reassured by the words of our facilitator: “Whoever comes is the right people.” The phrase is one of the tenets of the facilitating method we were using, and it has served us well when we are stressed about […]
Annual 101 Alternatives to the Chalkboard Conference (aka 101 Conference) Presented by EECO, OEEF, the YMCA and Camp Kern, Oct. 10 at Camp Kern! More details here: http://campkern.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/Save-The-Date-2015-101-Conference-Copy.pdf
GREENVILLE – The Light Foundation Vohokase Cultural Leadership Camp put their canoes in the Greenville Creek for a 5-6 mile trip down stream ending at Bears Mill. “Today is going to be exciting,” said Greenville native Matt Light. “The one good thing about having as much rain as we have had is that when it […]
The Gauntlet is a 5K military inspired run. This years run is located at 440 GREENVILLE NASHVILLE RD., GREENVILLE OH. For more information check out the poster below or visit the event’s website at The Gauntlet Trail Run.
Audobon’s annual spring event, EcoWeekend was recently considered to be the top long-running adventure event by Columbus Monthly. EcoWeekend is a weekend camping trip to Camp Oty’okwa in the Hocking Hills. During the trip there are five different program sessions involving nature. For more information visit www.columbusaudubon.org For the original Columbus Monthly article visit www.columbusmonthly.com
Here are some Educational Resources Learn about soil : Soil Education Learn how to conserve the environment : History of NRC Learn about United States agriculture : Agriculture for kids Learn about plants in this data base which focuses on vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the U.S. and its territories : Plant […]
FOUNDER : Jennifer Palovich “Nature’s Paths counseling and coaching is dedicated to bringing the healing power of nature into as many lives as possible. I believe that feeling connected to nature is an integral part of over all wellness as well as critical for our society. Children are the future of our species, it […]
FOUNDER : Emily Ollervides Our mission at ECO Center Ohio is to provide a safe, fun, outdoor experience to the youth’s of Morrow and surrounding counties. We hope to achieve this goal through environmental education and hands-on learning opportunities for the children. For more information visit www.ecocenterohio.com or email email@example.com.
Join LNCI in celebrating International Mud Day! Here are some resources you can use for your event. Pass it on to camp counselors and child care centers in your sphere of influence! http://www.worldforumfoundation.org/working-groups/nature/international-mud-day/mudday-resources/