Category Archives: MNACC

Nature Nerds What To Do Fall 2016

  WILD CONNECT with Maddi Kettner Developed as a partnership between the Canadian Wildlife Federation and the Outdoor Council of Canada (OCC), the WILD Connect leadership course is a one evening + two day intense learning experience. Attendees will become certified … 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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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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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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MNACC Meeting- November 14th, 2013

Join MNACC at Discovery Children’s Centre (367 Hampton Street) on November 14th, 2013 at 7:00 pm for a presentation by Vicki Curtis, Anja Balharry, and Holly Leier about their recent trip to California for an International meeting about Children and … Continue reading

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Manitoba Nature Action Collaborative for Children- October Meeting

  Date: Thursday, October 10, 2013 Discovery Children’s Centre 367 Hampton St. (corner of Hampton & Silver – near Polo Park) 7:00 PM for the meeting (6:30 for those wanting a guided tour of Discovery) RSVP to Ron Blatz at … Continue reading

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MNACC schedule of events for 2013/2014

Here is a list of Manitoba Nature Action Collaborative for Children events for the next year- as cut and pasted from Ron Blatz’ email tree: We have put together a skeleton schedule together for 2013-2014 MNACC Meetings.  Again we have … Continue reading

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Forest School Practitioner Course – Mavis Lewis-Webber

In July 2013 I had the privilege of attending one of two Forest School Practitioners’ Courses offered in Canada.  Our setting was Tir Na Nog Forest School in Sussex, New Brunswick.   Sixteen educators – working with preschool children, school … Continue reading

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MNACC talks Designing Children’s Spaces

Photo courtesy of Cheryl’s Child Care Blog The following MNACC meeting will be on May 16th (OnDesign).  This meeting will be hosted by Paulette Monita (MELCC) and will be a presentation based on what she all experienced at the World … Continue reading

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Two Weeks Outdoors (T.W.O) Challenge 2013

If you would like to learn more about the TWO weeks outdoors Challenge join M.N.A.C.C. (Manitoba Nature Action Collaborative for Children) on  April 17, 2013 (7:00 pm) at Discovery Children’s Centre. If Two weeks sounds too scary- don’t worry you … Continue reading

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