Parenting

January 31, 2014

“Planting Seeds of Hope” Event – April 17, 2014

This event will feature guest speakers: Deborah Perryman – “Misunderstood Critters” Brigid Trimble – “Moving Youth to Action” Susan VonderHaar – “Empowering Children to be Stewards […]
January 27, 2014

Conservation Projects for Youth and Families

Conservation projects are a great way to engage youth in the outdoors and build a conservation ethic. We’ve compiled activities created by the Izaak Walton League […]
January 10, 2014

Children and Teens Forget to Make Time for Play

Children and teens are busier than ever these days. Between organized sports, music lessons, part-time jobs, and homework, its a wonder that young people have any […]
December 23, 2013

Homeowners Association bans playing in street

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: […]
October 2, 2013

Our Summit speaker on our NPR affiliate!

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 […]
September 3, 2013

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

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 […]
June 25, 2013

Columbus doc James MacDonald, M.D. blogs about children and outdoor play

As a pediatric sports medicine specialist, I typically spend my days ministering to the maladies of the active child or adolescent; but as a public health […]
June 5, 2013

LNCI Central Ohio featured in Nationwide Children’s Hospital Podcast

[soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/95535391″ params=”” width=” 100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] You can also download the podcast or listen on Soundcloud here.
June 6, 2012

Weeklong workshop in the woods for early ed (Ohio)

Last summer I attended Language of Nature: Reading the Earth workshop, and loved it.  Educators, naturalist and writers came together to learn more about nature and […]