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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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11 Simple Ideas to Naturalize your Outdoor Play Space- Mavis Lewis-Webber

1. Minimize the plastic and metal play structures. Allow the children to use these close ended play structures in their own creative way – give them blankets to create forts and hiding places etc. 2. Add a dirt or sand … Continue reading

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May 15th is the last day for Early Bird Registration!

May 15th is the last day to register at the early bird rate for the 2014 Manitoba Nature Summit! The Nature Summit is an experiential learning opportunity for educators of all ages. For only $300 you will receive 3 days of … Continue reading

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MNACC- 2014 Spring Meeting- T.W.O. Weeks Outdoors

MNACC poster 1.       Two Week Outdoor Challenge  -  It’s that time of year when we once again begin to encourage teachers and ECE’s to consider talking a bold new step ( or in some cases another step) towards learning and growing outdoors.  For … Continue reading

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