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Our 1-day Summit on Connecting to Nature in an Urban World, April 19, features a morning plenary and roundtable sessions followed by interactive workshops and walkshops in the afternoon. Building on the Summit is our Conference, April 20-21, featuring keynotes speakers, hands-on workshops and networking opportunities.

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Friday, April 21

7:00am PDT

8:00am PDT

8:15am PDT

9:15am PDT

9:45am PDT

Exploring Change through Social EnterpriseLIMITED Chehalis (2nd Floor)Janani Eswar Family Nature Clubs: Theory into PracticeFILLING Cypress 2 (2nd Floor)Heather Kuhlken • Monica Lopez Magee • Nette Pletcher • Nicole Straughan Grappling with Bias for More Inclusive Youth ProgramsFULL Coquitlam Room (2nd Floor)Ava Holliday • Aparna Rajagopal-Durbn Maintaining Momentum for the MovementLIMITED Oak 2 (2nd Floor)Jennifer Bristol • Nancy Herron Master Class: Outreach and Engagement Strategies for Connecting Children and Youth with NatureFILLING Stanley Salon 1 (2nd Floor)Élisabeth Lacoursière Natural Leaders in Action: Today's Leaders Working to Create a Better TomorrowLIMITED Mackenzie (Ground Floor)Lauren Garrott • Karolina Kukulka • Toyya Mahoney Strategies for Activating the Research: Brainstorming Creative Mechanisms for Disseminating Research in Ways that Spark ActionLIMITED Oak 1 (2nd Floor)Cathy Jordan • Laura Mylan The Perfect Nature ProgramFULL Seymour (Ground Floor)Celina Starnes The Role of Play in Creating Meaningful Connections to NatureFILLING Stanley Salon 2 (2nd Floor)Margaret Lamar • Christine Alden • Allen Cooper • Rusty Keeler • Fran Mainella • Lisa Moore • MaryLynn Pulscher • Anne-Marie Spencer Walkshop: Dancing (with) Nature: How young student teachers help children to build community and connect with nature though Interdisciplinary DanceLIMITED OutsideAnne Catherine McConnell Walkshop: Designing a Natural PlaygroundFILLING OutsideAdam Bienenstock • TD Friends of the Environment Walkshop: Exploring Our Places Together: Using "Exploration Roles" to Create Outdoor Learning ContentFULL OutsideSteve Dunsmuir Walkshop: From Infants to Grandparents: Nurturing Wonder-full Ecological Literacy in a Single ProgramFULL OutsideNicole Junell • Holly Roger Walkshop: Like Wildfire! The Model of Public School in the Forest Sparked in VermontFULL OutsideEliza Minnucci Walkshop: Mystery on the Trails: Events with ImpactLIMITED OutsideMichelle Duncan • Melissa Holloway Walkshop: Outdoor Classroom 2.: What Can the Forest School Ethos Look like in Traditional Schoolyards?FULL OutsidePaul Kelba Walkshop: Risky Play: Part 2FULL OutsideMarlene Power Walkshop: The Art of Nature: Using Art to Build a Conservation EthicFULL OutsideMarlis Eaton • Chris Hicks Walkshop: The Nature Playbook – Take Action to Connect a New Generation of Canadians with NatureLIMITED OutsideChloe Dragon Smith • Guylaine Chabot • Bill Kilburn • Samantha Matters • Chúk Odenigbo • Denis Thibeault Walkshop: Workshopping Barriers while WalkingLIMITED OutsideAlison Paul

12:00pm PDT


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