Parks and Land

Help the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department!

January 20, 2014 kidsandnature Camps and Youth DevelopmentFundingParks and LandPhysical Activity

Help your Columbus Recreation and Parks Department grow for the future! We are putting a Master Plan together to lead us into the future. You can help shape the department by taking a survey at: www.surveymonkey.com/s/2013RecParksMP

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Nature Explore Workshops Coming to Columbus, Ohio in April

January 15, 2014 kidsandnature Camps and Youth DevelopmentEducation/SchoolsParks and LandStatewide

Indianola Children’s Center (ICC) is pleased to be hosting the following workshops in Columbus, OH on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Using Your Outdoor Classroom 9AM-12PM Experience innovative techniques for using outdoor classrooms as an integral part of children’s daily learning. The Arts & Nature 1PM-4PM Discover engaging art experiences inspired by nature that help children […]

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Homeowners Association bans playing in street

December 23, 2013 kidsandnature LegislationParentingParks and Land

LNCI member Traci Aquara, Program Administrator, Heart of Ohio RC&D, shared this link last week. We think you will be just as surprised as we were: http://www.abcactionnews.com/dpp/news/lakewood-ranch-new-rules-prohibit-children-from-playing-on-the-street

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Ohio and National News related to the movement

October 10, 2013 kidsandnature LegislationNationalParks and LandStatewide

LNCI member Mark Young, our liaison to the state and local parks and recreation scene, has the following to share: National Rec & Parks focused on LNCI At National Recreation and Parks Association’s 2013 Congress, there are some really good sessions focusing on kids and nature: #253 – Open Forum: Parks: The New Partners for […]

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Our Summit speaker on our NPR affiliate!

October 2, 2013 kidsandnature ParentingParks and LandPhysical Activity

Dudley Edmondson, the keynote speaker at our LNCI summit in Central Ohio, was a guest on WOSU’s All Sides with Ann Fisher. He said great things about our event, and helped Central Ohio listeners at large understand our movement. Here’s the link to listen: http://wosu.org/2012/allsides/dont-feed-the-bears-hiking-with-kids/ One of our attendees mentioned as she was driving away […]

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Ohio legislation pending to make it easier for communities to access public school open spaces, tracks, etc.

October 1, 2013 kidsandnature Education/SchoolsLegislationParks and LandStatewide

Safe Places to Get Exercise  Aren’t Always Available in Every  Community–But They Could Be! We all need physical activity to be healthy. In fact, research shows that people who have parks or recreational facilities nearby get 38 percent more exercise than those who don’t have easy access. Unfortunately safe places to get physical activity aren’t […]

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20th Anniversary of National Public Lands Day!

September 13, 2013 kidsandnature Parks and Land

Sept. 28 is National Public Lands Day

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Hocking Hills: Free Family Activity Sept. 29 for Leave No Child Inside Day

September 3, 2013 kidsandnature Camps and Youth DevelopmentParentingParks and LandPhysical Activity

9/29/13:  National “Leave No Child Inside” Day, 1pm-3pm: Take a guided hike through a portion of Camp Oty’Okwa’s 700+ acres and explore the infamous Counselor’s Cave and Seven Dwarves Cave.  This is a free event and great for families; be sure to bring your hiking shoes!  Camp Oty’Okwa is located at 24799 Purcell Rd. South […]

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Annual Ohio Conference “101 Alternatives to the Chalkboard”

August 19, 2013 kidsandnature Camps and Youth DevelopmentEducation/SchoolsParks and Land

I hope you can join us at Camp Kern for the 38th annual “101 Alternatives to the Chalkboard” educators’ conference on the first weekend of October(October 4, 5, 6). Our theme this year is: Back to Our Beginnings, the Roots of Environmental Education. The cost is $82, the cost for Saturday only is $42, discounts and […]

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Playdate in the Park

July 12, 2013 kidsandnature Parks and LandStatewide

The Playdate in the Park is TOMORROW! It will take place at Highbanks Metro Park from 10AM-2PM.

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