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Mavis Lewis-Webber’s Forest School Musings

One of our Manitoba Nature Summit committee members Mavis Lewis-Webber took the Forest School Practitioner’s course at Tir-Na-Nog Forest school in 2013 to become a practitioner with Forest School Canada and has started teaching other’s the Forest School way. This … Continue reading

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Manitoba Nature Summit 2015 AGM/Sliding/Skating party

Add this Family Fun event to your calendars now! Please come and join us Wednesday, March 11th- 7 pm at the shelter beside the skating rink (aka duck pond) at St.Vital Park for our 20 minute AGM, skating, sledding and … Continue reading

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Project Wild and Below Zero Training- April 2nd, 2015

Manitoba Nature Summit’s own Maddi Kettner in partnership with Canada Wildlife Federation and Fort Whyte Alive will be facilitating a day long training for Project Wild and Below Zero. Looking for fresh ways to bring environmental education into your teaching?  … Continue reading

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Halloween Trivia Night Fundraiser

Join the Manitoba Nature Summit on Saturday, November 1st, 2014 at the St.James Legion (1755 Portage Ave and Brooklyn Street-don’t let google trick you and send you to the other Legion…) from 7:00pm -11:30pm. Tickets $10/person- maximum 10 people per … Continue reading

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MNACC Meeting- Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

On very short notice and with a lot of cooperation from ECE’s and Educators we have made plans for our next Manitoba Nature Action Collaborative for Children (MNACC) meeting here in Winnipeg, Canada.  Here are the details:   The date … Continue reading

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Top Ten Ways to Get Your Kids Outside More This Fall

  1.) Phone the School Principal/ Daycare Director to complain when your children come home too clean, or if they stay in for recess. Praise the school when they come home dirty. 2.) At meet the teacher night be sure … Continue reading

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Resource Fair 2014

Call Out for Resource Fair Participants If you have a small business that sells Nature/Play related products, if you are part of a non-profit that does work that promotes outdoor education for children or you have a poster presentation that … Continue reading

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