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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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Scholarship Announcement

Manitoba Nature Summit Inc. is pleased to announce that we will have up to 4 scholarship spaces available for the 2014 Nature Summit for people who are otherwise unable to come up with the registration fee or to assist people who … Continue reading

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Top 20 Reasons to Attend the 2014 Manitoba Nature Summit

1.) To network with some truly amazing people. 2.) To re-discover wonder. 3.) Because when else can you attend a conference and not have to iron anything? 4.) You want a world that values play and children who appreciate nature. … Continue reading

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An Evening with Lenore Skenazy

“Lenore had a crowd of 200 laughing so hard that many of my friends said they felt like they’d just seen a great comedy show. Her speech was one of the most entertaining and enlightening ever. It showed that we … Continue reading

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