Category Archives: Summit 2012

The Power of Networking

Position yourself as a center of influence – the one who knows the movers and shakers. People will respond to that, and you’ll soon become what you project. Bob Burg If you are new, you won’t know that Manitoba Nature … Continue reading

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How To Get to the Nature Summit

The 2012 Nature Summit will be held at Camp Manitou, 850 Green Oaks Lane (Camp Manitou Road), Headingly Manitoba. If you are coming from Winnipeg you’ll be driving on Portage Ave, headed towards the Portage, Manitoba. You will be hanging … Continue reading

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What to pack for the 2012 Nature Summit

When packing your gear, keep in mind that the accommodations at Camp Manitou are sparse (bunks) and dorms are shared with other Summit participants. The following list details the essential items to bring with you. You can use this as … Continue reading

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Top Twenty Reasons to attend the 2012 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 wear dress pants? 4.) You want a world that values play and children who appreciate nature. 5.) … Continue reading

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Top Ten Reasons to Garden with your Children 4

1. Nutrition 2. Gardner in the Garden 3. Loving the Natural Environment 4.)Increased Sensory Experiences 5.) Food Security 6.) Wonder and Discovery 7.) Establish Nature Routines 8.) Emergent Learning 9.) Community 10.) Hard Work Builds Character 4.)Increased Sensory Experiences “We … Continue reading

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Workshops- Nature Education 101:From Conception to Birth

Workshop Description: Caution! Those of you who are brave enough to join us for this workshop may experience longing and possibly get impregnated with a vision and a hope for a better future in the field of connecting children back … Continue reading

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Workshops-Connecting Children With Nature

Marghanita Hughes is a children’s author and illustrator and creator of the award-winning children’s brand: The Little Humbugs.  She is a naturalist and founder of the “Let’s Go Outside” Revolution – a non-profit organization with a mission to change the … Continue reading

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