Dear Friends: Pleae join Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther, Senior Advisor to the Secretary of the Interior David Jayo and President and CEO of the YMCA of Central Ohio Stephen Ives for an exciting announcement to further The Department of the Interior’s vision to increase connections to public lands and more than triple the number […]
When: Tuesday, April 19 and Saturday, April 23, 2016;Â 9 am-3 pm Do a good deedÂ AND learn a new valuable new skill!Â Â Be an extra pair of hands for the Basket Farmer, Howard Peller, as he constructs domed living willow huts in the natural outdoor play environments at twoÂ Early Childhood centers in Columbus.Â Howard will be planting […]
All are welcome to come join the workshop presented at Shawnee Lodge and Conference Center in West Portsmouth, Ohio. Space is limited, so be sure to register before April 13th. See the attached flyer for more information on this great opportunity!
We have three tracks happening on our Summit Day March 12, 2016. The first two have supporting flyers. The Green Schoolyard Workshop for adults starts at 8 AM with separate presentations until 11 AM.Â Workshop focus in on steps schools take to add habitat and gardens to the school grounds for easy student access to […]
Happy almost spring!Â I am once again working on Highbanks big summer event (formerly Play Date in the Park). You will see in the attached letter, we have changed the name to 10TV & Metro Parks Outdoor Adventure.Â There are plenty of other changes to help make this the best year yet! We would love […]
Plan a spring tree planting event teaching children and youth the value of trees. Order a minimum of 100 bare root trees. Complete and submit the application for free trees http://www.nwf.org/trees-for-wildlife.aspx from National Wildlife Federation at least three months before your event.
On Thursday, January 14th, from 1-2 p.m. Eastern, the Safe Routes to School National Partnership is hosting a free webinar and question and answer session: The New Federal Transportation Bill: Whatâ€™s the Impact on Safe Routes to School? January 14th 1-2:00pm Eastern REGISTER HERE: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2730507756442369282 In December 2015, the U.S. Congress passed a new transportation […]
Nature, Nurture, & Nutrition Garden Conference Saturday, December 12, 2015, 8:00am-4:00pm Charles Madison Nabrit Memorial Garden @ The Church of Christ of the Apostolic Faith Interested in community gardening? Connecting communities through growing food? Learning how to build your own garden? How to attract birds to your garden? Listening to discussions about what kinds of […]
Columbus Audubon Society of Central Ohio is hosting Eco Weekend April 29 – May 1, 2016. The weekend has many fun family activities planned at an affordable price. Programs will be focused onÂ nature, birds, arts and crafts, and a variety of other entertainingÂ activities. Registration will beÂ in January and February 2016, check ourÂ web page for information […]