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May 23, 2014

Help Save Monarch Butterflies by Connecting Children to Nature

One of Ohio’s favorite pollinating butterflies, our orange and black Monarch, may disappear due to rapid loss of habitat. You can help save Monarchs! Children, parents […]
May 23, 2014

Columbus Parks & Rec Master Plan ‘“ Last chance for feedback

Columbus Recreation and Parks Master Plan Share your vision for the future of Columbus Recreation and Parks at the Martin Janis Senior Center for a public […]
May 23, 2014

Nature deficit? New Program Aims to Get Kids Outdoors for Unstructured Fun

Offering weekly eco adventures for the 4 to 14-year-olds, Nature’s Track’s Forest Play is a child-led, nature-based program in Calgary, Canada that teaches children how to […]
May 23, 2014

Ecological Artists Create Sensory Benches in the Scottish Wilderness

Environmental artists Matthew Dalziel and Louise Scullion have created 30 benches in 12 locations in the wilds of Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland where people can lie […]
May 23, 2014

Book Inspired School to Seek Grants for Nature Area

Inspired by the book “The Last Child in the Woods” by Richard Louv, and funded by the United States Conference of Mayors and The Scotts Miracle-Gro […]
May 23, 2014

Some Items you may have missed:

Some items you may have missed: 2014 Youth Physical Activity Grade Develop the Whole Child, Socially and Emotionally Kids of New Jersey: Go Outside Nature Literacy […]
May 14, 2014

Central Ohio Teachers: Workshops for PE and Content Area Teachers K-12

Metro Parks are hosting three great summer workshops with Ashland credit available: 2014 Nature Not Just for Science Flyer 2014 Physical Education Flyer Workshop Registration Form
May 12, 2014

For Teachers Interested in Incorporating More Hands-On Outdoor Learning into their Curriculum: PLT Workshop

JUNE 10, 2014 Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Location: Vinton Furnace State Forest (Headquarters site) , off SR 93, Vinton County (near McArthur) No overnight […]
May 12, 2014

Help Save Monarch Butterflies by Connecting Children to Nature

One of Ohio’s favorite pollinating butterflies, our orange and black Monarch, may disappear due to rapid loss of habitat. You can help save Monarchs! Children, parents […]