June 3, 2008

Explore the Outdoors official report – We are proud to be a sponsor!

First Lady Frances Strickland hands out the first copies of the Explore The Outdoors activity book to young kickoff participants. Kids dig for buried treasure at […]
May 29, 2008

National Get Outdoors Day: June 14

National Get Outdoors Day: June 14 The first-ever National Get Outdoors Day is June 14 with special events taking place in dozens of communities across the […]
May 21, 2008

Early Education conference in Marietta – we’re helping to spread the word!

Jenny Morgan and Alice Hohl were invited to a conference at Washington State Community College in Marietta over the weekend. The audience was early educators: those […]
May 21, 2008

Richard Louv asked us to post this great article:

BEYOND NATURE-DEFICIT DISORDER It’s Time to Turn Consciousness into Action By Richard Louv Author of Last Child in The Woods Got dirt? “In South Carolina, a […]
May 14, 2008

New member building a children and nature retreat!

Lina Mendez Howison, Ph. D., has asked to join the Collaborative, and she sounds like a very interesting person! Here is her note: My husband and […]
May 14, 2008

The Child and Nature Connection conference is this Saturday…

An Early Childhood Conference will focus on “The Child and Nature Connection” May 17th at Washington State Community College in Marietta. Jenny Morgan and Alice Hohl […]
May 14, 2008

Explore the Outdoors Kickoff was a success!

I attended the kickoff event at Alum Creek Saturday with my two little ones, and we had a great time! We saw children boating and fishing […]
May 14, 2008

Update from COSI…

We asked member Sharon Tinianow from COSI for an update on all the great programming going on there. Here’s her list: – The COSI Prairie in […]
May 2, 2008

Sat May 10 – You are invited to free outdoor kids’ event!

Please bring as many families and children as you can to the Explore the Outdoors kickoff at Alum Creek State Park. There will be a lot […]