March 31, 2012

Play Date Columbus a success!!

Thanks to all our partners!! Check out our slideshow below: Hosts: The Leave No Child Inside Central Ohio Collaborative ‘“ Jenny Morgan & Alice Hohl VIPs: […]
March 24, 2012

Welcome New Member Bring the Farm to You

Welcome new member Bring the Farm to You. Bring the Farm to You is a mobile education center, bringing a taste of the farm right to […]
March 21, 2012

Play Date Columbus!

Please join us March 31 from 1-3 p.m. for a celebration of spring and all the events and activities planned for April in the great outdoors! […]
March 19, 2012

Dirt is the new Prozac

Research shows exposure to mycobacterium in dirt will lift our moods.  Also, kids who grow-up getting dirty have stronger immune systems.  Has your child played in […]
March 13, 2012

Mark Young at the 2011 Summit

Mark Young is the legislative liaison for the Ohio Parks and Recreation Association.
March 12, 2012

Welcome New Member Cedar Bog

Cedar Bog Nature Preserve is an Ohio Historical Society site managed by the Cedar Bog Association, a nonprofit organization that serves the public in preserving and […]
February 25, 2012

What can we learn from Berlin?

Schoolyard violence in the 1980’s led to the re-imagining of the playgrounds in Berlin.  Allowing risk and interaction with nature has improved playground behavior.
February 18, 2012

Volunteers needed: Staff a booth at fun summer Columbus event

We participated in this great event last year! We had a booth and distributed information about the importance of outdoor play, and spoke with families. We […]
February 15, 2012

Link to great resources for incorporating wild spaces into life

http://communitiesknow.com/2012/01/31/wild-in-the-city/ Check out this great blog post that has resources at the end of cities and schools incorporating wild places into their daily existence.     […]