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2016 Manitoba Nature Summit Workshop Proposals

The Manitoba Nature Summit would like to invite you to send us your workshop proposals for the 2016 Nature Summit which will be held September 16,17 & 18th at Camp Manitou (850 Green Oaks Lane, Headingly, MB). Manitoba Nature Summit … Continue reading

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A Story of a School-Yard Chicken Inquiry

The Chickens Have Arrived!   Now what? Between joyous giggles, the child beside me blurts out, “Look at Greg!” “Who’s Greg?” I wonder to myself before noticing everyone is pointing at the smallest of our ten hens. The wee, jet black … Continue reading

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Announcing our 2016 Manitoba Nature Summit Keynote speakers

2016 Manitoba Nature Summit Keynote Speakers!! We are pretty excited about our 2 Keynote speakers for the 2016 Manitoba Nature Summit! On Friday morning, Dr. Diane Kashin will be presenting her interactive, outdoor, keynote address- Emergent Curriculum: Outside Where it Belongs. Diane is a … Continue reading

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Trivia Night with Manitoba Nature Summit

Join us Saturday, November 14th, 2015 at the St.James Legion (1755 Portage Ave) for a super fun evening of Trivia and Socializing!! Tickets are $10 a person. Optimum group size at a table is 8-10 people. If you don’t have … Continue reading

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What to do in Winnipeg Autumn 2015

Attention plant-dorks, nature nerds, play peeps, educators extraordinaire! Here’s a list of events you should be attending, in cronological order: October 15th– Attend the Time to Play Film night with Kim Hunter (director/film maker/Waldorf educator) & Joy Winchell M. Ed. (a … Continue reading

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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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