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Let's G.O.! Play Serve Celebrate

Play. Serve. Celebrate.


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Let's G.O.! 2014 Kicks Off Year-Round Pledge Campaign
Are you ready? Say "Yes" on twitter
by using the hashtag #yesletsgo

 

Let's G.O.! 2014 Kicks Off Year-Round Pledge Campaign
Are you ready? Say "Yes" on twitter
by using the hashtag #yesletsgo
- See more at: http://www.childrenandnature.org/movement/letsgo/#sthash.lh5my3Kk.dpuf

We want to hear about your Let's G.O. ! event. SHARE your STORIES, PHOTOS and LINKS in the discussion section below. You just might inspire someone else!

Organizing an event in your community? Download the Let's G.O.! Tool Kit and more:


Let's G.O.! 2013 Partners and Sponsors:

 

 

Discussion Forum

Go beyond playing in nature 1 Reply

This summer, The 7th Generation School, based out of Asheville, NC is launching 3 camps that go beyond the surface of the natural world.  Participants in these camps will not only experience the natural world that is around them, but they will…Continue

Started by Kelli Carmack. Last reply by Jennifer Beauvais Oct 14, 2014.

How Did Your 2013 Let's G.O.! (Get Outside) Event Go?! 7 Replies

We want to know how you PLAYED, SERVED and CELEBRATED this year!Please let us know how your event went -- share stories, photos, etc.In my home town, we planted trees, painted tiles and blew bubbles on a SUNNY Southern California day.Show us how you…Continue

Tags: Garden, Natural, Leaders, Nature, Children

Started by Lizbeth Williams. Last reply by Karan Barber Mar 28, 2014.

Let's G.O. at Camp Lake Stephens

We believe in place-based education.Camp Lake Stephens is a 160-acre classroom located in Oxford, MS with several habitats native to our state. Through this program, students don’t have a…Continue

Started by Nkrumah Frazier Apr 29, 2013.

Get Out by "The Blues Rangers"

I think that this song should be the unofficial theme song for the Let's G.O. initiative. The Blues Rangers is a Jazz group composed of foresters from my own back yard here in Mississippi. Admittedly I am a little biased since I know one or 2 of the…Continue

Started by Nkrumah Frazier Apr 27, 2013.

The Nature Reconnection Project

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Started by Roberto Morales Apr 22, 2013.

Getting outside with North Texas Kids Outside 1 Reply

We believe that families provide the strong foundation a child needs to explore and champion the outdoors.As pa…Continue

Started by Victoria Serna. Last reply by Nkrumah Frazier Apr 16, 2013.

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Comment by Michael D. Barton on February 25, 2015 at 9:28am

Children at Nature Play signs are ready to order! Use them to raise awareness in your community about the importance of connecting kids to nature.

http://natureplaysign.com/signs/

Comment by Michael D. Barton on January 6, 2015 at 7:55pm

Passionate about connecting kids to nature? Please share my Tee Spring t-shirt campaign to help raise awareness about the importance of children playing in nature. If interested in ordering a t-shirt or sharing the link on your Facebook page, here's the link: http://teespring.com/natureplaysign


Thank you! - Michael Barton
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https://www.facebook.com/pages/Exploring-Portlands-Natural-Areas/15...

Comment by Karan Barber on January 29, 2014 at 10:33am

Yes I am just looking for the 2014 information.

Comment by Kimberly Banzhaf on January 29, 2014 at 10:22am

Karan: Is this what you're looking for?

http://www.childrenandnature.org/movement/letsgo/

Comment by Karan Barber on January 29, 2014 at 9:50am

Would someone please lead me to the 2014 Lets Go information?

Comment by Kelli Carmack on June 22, 2013 at 6:47pm

Hello everyone!  I would like to pass along a program that I am launching that may be of interest to you.  Please check out The 7th Generation School at www.7thgenerationschool.com.

I spent many years as a teacher working with at-risk youth as well as those diagnosed with emotional and behavioral disorders.  I have also recently been a wilderness guide/substance abuse counselor for a wilderness treatment center for young adults.  For many years I have been formulating this program out of my constant question, "What can I do?"  This program is my answer and humble offering to the planet. 

The 7th Generation School is a supplementary program (to a regular or homeschool curriculum) that not only connects youth with the natural world around them but also with the natural world that exists within them.  It is a therapeutic wilderness program (and more) for youth who need something more than what the schools offer.  Our intention is to provide a holistic and eco-centered supplement to our youth so that they may become their vision and purpose in the world.

I hope we get to connect soon!

Comment by Suz Lipman on May 10, 2013 at 11:08am

Did you play, serve or celebrate during Let's G.O.! (Get Outside) Month? Take our survey by May 30 and be entered to win a $100 gift card from REI.

Comment by Suz Lipman on April 16, 2013 at 10:10am

Let's G.O.! (Get Outside) is featured in First Lady Michelle Obama's blog today!

http://www.childrenandnature.org/news/detail/spring_is_here_and_its..."

Comment by Gabrielle Mazur on April 12, 2013 at 5:50pm

I'm planning a Kiddie Fun Run and Nature Scavenger Hunt for my daughter and a bunch of kids in our area.  Looking forward to my first Let's G.O.! event. I found the perfect location, a beautiful nature preserve with trails. Can't wait!

Comment by Suz Lipman on April 5, 2013 at 9:04am

Would you like to promote your Let's G.O.! event using social media? I've attached a document that might help. Let me know if you have further questions or challenges, and we'll try to work them out here.

2013_LETSGO_SocialMediaSL3.docx

 
 
 

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