March 7, 2015

Help save Monarchs, get a free Garden Kit and enter to win a trip for four to Walt Disney World!

National Wildlife Federation is giving away 10,000 Butterfly Hero Garden Kits http://www.nwf.org/News-and-Magazines/Media-Center/News-by-Topic/Wildlife/2015/02-25-15-Be-a-Butterfly-Hero-Submit-a-Photo-and-Help-Save-the-Monarch-Butterfly.aspx to kids and their families between now and May 15th. To be a Butterfly […]
February 9, 2015

Miami Valley Leave No Child Inside Summit

The Ohio LNCI community is invited to attend the 4th Annual MVLNCI Summit on Saturday, February 21, at Wegerzyn Gardens MetroPark  11:30 –  4:30 PM.  Participants […]
January 8, 2015

Welcome New Member Olivia Aguilar

Olivia Aguilar Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies aguilaro@denison.edu As an environmental studies professor, my specialization is in environmental education. I am not from Ohio and am […]
November 7, 2014

Folk “concert-conversation” with Joanie Calem

An event from our member Joanie Calem: Children with special needs seem to do better when they are outside in nature, away from the noises of modern […]
September 9, 2014

Welcome New Member Olentangy Paddle!

Lisa Daris grew up in the aftermath of the infamous burning of the Cuyahoga River and spent her childhood summers exploring the banks of this river […]
September 4, 2014

Free birdfeeders for classrooms

Hi fellow bird educators,   Thanks to a renewal of our Pennington Wild Bird Feed sponsorship, we’re aiming to distribute window bird feeders to 10,000 teachers […]
July 22, 2014

Nature Scoop – Central Ohio email news about backyard and school habitats

Keep in the loop with Nature Scoop: This monthly, educational e-newsletter describes small steps you and your students can take to help native butterflies, songbirds, bees, […]
July 18, 2014

What can Ohio learn from Florida? (Environmental Ed Lessons Learned seminar)

This environmental education webinar originates from the Florida EPA and they focus on Florida’s ELP, but the lessons are to be shared with others pursuing similar […]
July 16, 2014

Shared Use of Public Facilities in Ohio can help Promote Play and Fitness

Did you know that Ohioans aren’t getting the regular exercise they need? There’s no magic bullet, but we know that small changes can make a difference. […]