Parks and Land

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 20, 2014

Help the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department!

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 […]
January 15, 2014

Nature Explore Workshops Coming to Columbus, Ohio in April

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 […]
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 10, 2013

Ohio and National News related to the movement

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 […]
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 […]
October 1, 2013

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

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 […]
September 13, 2013

20th Anniversary of National Public Lands Day!

Sept. 28 is National Public Lands Day