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Pizza & Movie Night with Manitoba Nature Summit

In search of a new perspective, a family of five leave the comforts of home to live remotely in the Yukon wilderness during the long northern winter and amidst the surprises that the rawness of nature provide. Continue reading

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2019 Annual General Meeting

Where: St Vital Park Duck Pond When: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 6:30 pm: Fire, Hot Dogs & Hot Chocolate – Meeting starts at 7:00 pm Come hear what we’ve been up to – reconnect with other Summiteers – vote for … Continue reading

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Conquer the Cold 2019: Workshop Edition

Conquer the Cold 2019: Workshop Edition For years people have been asking when we are going to do a Winter Summit- so here it is!! We’ve planned a mash-up of the Manitoba Nature Summit and our popular family play events … Continue reading

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Summit 2018 Evaluation

Nature Summit 2018 is over and soon we will begin planning Summit 2020! We hope all who attended will take a few minutes to complete our online evaluation. Your responses will provide us with critical feedback to allow us to … Continue reading

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Storytelling Around the Campfire with Jamie Oliviero

Storytelling Around the Campfire with Jamie Oliviero Since the Manitoba Nature Summit started I’ve had a dream of having a storytelling workshop around the campfire. Partly, because I love listening to storytellers and also because, as an educator, I’d like … Continue reading

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Shout Out to Northwestern Air Lease Ltd.

The Manitoba Nature Summit Inc. would like to acknowledge and thank Northwestern Air Lease Ltd. for donating 2 return flights so that our Keynote Speakers can make it to Yellowknife! We are touched and amazed by their generosity and hope … Continue reading

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2018 Manitoba Nature Summit Resource Fair

2018 Manitoba Nature Summit Resource Fair In keeping with our mandate of connecting people in Manitoba who are doing good work to get children outdoors we try to host a resource fair as part of the Summit. This year we … Continue reading

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Elder Florence Paynter- Sunday Morning Closing Circle

“We have to stand up for Mother Earth and give her voice. She is one of our entities which continues to support us and provide all its resources to us.” Elder Florence Paynter The Manitoba Nature Summit is honoured that … Continue reading

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Top 20 Reasons to Attend the 2018 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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Summit 2018

We’ve been busy working on the 2018 Summit! Our amazing keynotes are Gillian Judson and Chloe Dragon-Smith Here’s a link to the list of awesome workshops. Invite your friends to join you for an exciting weekend Download our poster to … Continue reading

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