Statewide

April 16, 2009

Traveling in NW Ohio? Check out Fossil Park!

We just heard from Sandy Gratop, a naturalist in Sylvania Ohio. She wanted you all to know about this park, which is unique in the state […]
April 16, 2009

Press Release issued Friday 4/17 for Earth Day

Earth Day is April 22. Several Events are happening in Central Ohio beginning this weekend. The Leave No Child Inside movement (in Central Ohio at www.kidsandnature.org) […]
April 11, 2009

June 13: National Get Outdoors Week – Does anyone have something planned?

Wayne National Forest is inquiring about whether anyone is planning an event/promotion etc. for this weekend. They would like to partner or tag along, if things […]
April 11, 2009

Natural Leaders Network (national)

FULL ARTICLE WITH PHOTOS On Saturday, April 4th, all over America, young people came together to celebrate the launch of C&NN’s Natural Leaders Network, a new […]
April 6, 2009

Cash-strapped state parks look it – Columbus Dispatch

Cash-strapped state parks look it Legislators seek money to ease huge maintenance backlog Monday, April 6, 2009 3:02 AM By James Hannah ASSOCIATED PRESS DAYTON — […]
April 3, 2009

Family Nature Clubs featured in national publication, based in Central Ohio!

Please see this page of School-Age NOTES, a resource for teachers. School-Age NOTES features Nature Clubs (posted with permission of School-Age NOTES)
April 2, 2009

Prince Charles’ gardener David Howard/speaker coming to Columbus

Forwarded by Hope Taft: Monday, April 27, 2009 6 to 7:30 p.m. David Howard Prince Charles’ former gardener is speaking in Columbus . He is the […]
April 1, 2009

Central Ohio LNCI “Dirt Pile” Group Strategy Meeting Report!

Central Ohio LNCI “Dirt Pile” Group Strategy Meeting Columbus Metro Parks Headquarters Thursday March 26 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Attending: Sue Alexander, Alice Hohl, Jennifer […]
April 1, 2009

Joint Announcement: Explore the Outdoors and Family Nature Clubs kickoff during Children and Nature month (April)

For Immediate Release Columbus area celebrates kickoff of Explore the Outdoors and Family Nature Clubs Increased focus on the health benefits of free play in nature […]