Time: March 21, 2010 from 1pm to 3pm
Location: The Trailmix.Net Old Sacramento Store
Street: 116B I Street
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Event Type: meet, the, author
Organized By: Mike Barlow
Latest Activity: Mar 16, 2010
Great Tips for Kids and Grown-Ups to Get Into Nature:
Spending time in Nature can provide deep pleasure and a renewed sense of well-being. Yet recent studies show that kids between the ages of 8 and 18 spend an average of 6.5 hours a day in front of electronic screens.
Join award-winning teacher and author Judy Molland for highlights from her new book, GET OUT! 150 Easy Ways for Kids and Grown-Ups to Get Into Nature and Build a Greener Future. Judy will discuss the compelling reasons that experiencing Nature is crucial for children and will share some of her favorite tips for engaging kids of all ages in the outdoors.
Whether you live in the city, an outlying suburb, or in a more rural setting, come find out simple and fun things you can do today with your kids, such as creating a treasure hunt, taking a walking safari, or adopting a patch of green. Learn about more involved projects and outings for inspiring them to build a more sustainable future.