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Kids are already curious and fascinated by the natural world. Growing up I was under the impression that I was the best bug catcher in the…

Started by Dani TinkerLatest Reply

Family Nature Club Leader Receives Award!

One of our very own family nature clubs, Austin Families in Nature, received the John Covert Watson Award for Vision in connecting children…

Started by Janice SwaisgoodLatest Reply

Rediscovering "Where Nature Meets Story"

In my search for good nature-based literature for my 6 and 8 year old boys, I recently rediscovered a fantastic resource we have right here…

Started by Janice SwaisgoodLatest Reply

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Workshop for Family Leaders: Nurturing Children, Ourselves, and Nature

Dear All,     We are launching a new program supporting adult teachers and facilitators of nature and learning experiences. We begin with…

Started by LoraKim Joyner

0 Jul 26

***Raising Awareness of Family Nature Clubs via Instagram***

Hello everybody! I'd like to invite you to participate in a new project to raise awareness about Family Nature Clubs. To participate, just…

Started by Jason Sperling

0 Jan 22, 2016

Learning at a Dairy Farm

https://youtu.be/DI1kuraW7To A great time learning and exploring at our local dairy farm.  www.naturebec.org

Started by Deanna Fahey

0 Nov 29, 2015

Rediscovering "Where Nature Meets Story"

In my search for good nature-based literature for my 6 and 8 year old boys, I recently rediscovered a fantastic resource we have right here…

Started by Janice Swaisgood

4 Nov 6, 2015
Reply by Deanna Fahey

Children's and Teen Health Summit

Our very own Cheryl Charles will be presenting at the ONLINE Chiildren and Teen Health Summit that begins Monday, November 3rd! The event i…

Started by Carla Atherton

0 Oct 31, 2014

Raising Girls to Know Inner Beauty

This morning I was getting my haircut at a salon downtown, and I started looking around the room. All of the available reading material con…

Started by Emily Kent

0 Sep 15, 2014

Party in Nature With Your Kids

Looking for a fun and meaningful activity for kids this summer? Check out what could be the FEEL GOOD video of the year! It is an invitati…

Started by Dave Room

0 Jul 18, 2014

Need a way of getting the kids out into nature?

Hi all.Just wanted to let you know of a way to get kids out there in nature. It involves a smart-phone so that may just be the encouragemen…

Started by Stephen Bradley

7 Jun 4, 2014
Reply by Stephen Bradley

new GRANT OPPORTUNITY!!

Attention Family Nature Club Leaders and Zoo-Lovers! There is a wonderful grant opportunity that would foster a partnership between your Fa…

Started by Janice Swaisgood

0 May 10, 2014

Kids to Parks Day - May 17th!

Hey there Natural Families and Family Nature Club Leaders! Wanted to be sure you are aware that May 17th is "Kids to Parks Day" sponsored…

Started by Janice Swaisgood

3 May 4, 2014
Reply by Julie Osborn Garner

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