Parks and Land

November 28, 2007

ParkScope column about Leave No Child Inside debuts today!

This appeared today … thank you John! Click here to view it in all its pdf glory on page 4. (pdf version of MetroParks ParkScope.) From […]
November 20, 2007

Minutes from meeting of summit subgroup: Urban Natural Areas

by Elayna Grody, Columbus Recreation and Parks Leave No Child Inside – Urban Natural Areas Meeting November 8, 2007 Activities that occurred since the Summit: Katie […]
November 8, 2007

Summit Notes: How can we all collectively market what we are already doing?

Convener: Heather Starck Participants: Andrea Hedge, Christine Godward, Marc Behrendt, John O’Meara, Kelli Drummer, Val Mitrione, Alice Hohl, and about 20 other people! Summary: Create a […]
November 5, 2007

New Albany 80-acre Nature Preserve available to all

Members: Check out this post from Bill Resch of the New Albany School District. The district is doing some really great things, including mapping and cataloging […]
October 25, 2007

Summit Notes: Educating Educators in the Value of Outdoor Learning…

…And Creating “Connect-with-nature” gardens at schools and child care centers. Participants: Amy Dutt, Noreen Warnock, Irene Lindelow, Brian Rutti, Lori Totman, Vicki Kohli, Colleen Sharkey, Matthew […]
October 25, 2007

Announcement: Central Ohio meeting on Neighborhood Nature Areas being convened by summit participant

Hi Everyone, We will be holding a follow up meeting to our discussions at the Summit regarding Safe, Accessible Neighborhood Natural Areas for kids in Urban […]
October 16, 2007

Summit Notes: Safe, Accessible Neighborhood Nature Areas for Urban Children

Convener: Elayna Grody Participants: Kelli Drummer, Heather Starck, Christine Godward, Dr. Michael Hohl, Eric Brandon, Andrea Hedge, Barbie Luna, Katie Sandford Summary: What parks/programs are already […]