Early Childhood Forum: Outdoor Play!

Early Childhood Forum: Outdoor Play - April 4
Thursday, April 4, 2013
Time: 6:30-8:30pm
Event Type: 
Adult Program
Location: Shelburne Farms McClure Center for School Programs
Fee: Free

Join us for an evening of discussion, brainstorming and action in advocating for children’s need to play and learn outdoors in both structured and unstructured settings. At this active forum, we will explore work being done by organizations throughout Vermont to support efforts that allow children structured and unstructured time to play in the natural world. Network with others to continue the discussion, find resources and take action in your home, schools, and organizations. For parents, grandparents, mentors, healthcare providers, teachers, and soon-to-be teachers.

Part of the evening will be spent outdoors, of course, so wear appropriate shoes and clothing. Light refreshments will be provided.

Also being presented:
APRIL 16 • Tuesday, 6-8 PM
North Branch Nature Center, Montpelier, VT

APRIL 22 • Monday, 6-8 PM
Bennington Early Childhood Center

Sponsored by Four Winds Nature Institute, Shelburne Farms, North Branch Nature Center, and Bennington Early Childhood Center with support from the Children & Nature Network. CEUs available.

Registration Details: 

RSVP to Linda Wellings or: 802-985-0308

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