This event has ended. Visit the official site or create your own event on Sched.
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.

Please note: Schedules are now locked from being changed. If you would like to make changes to your schedule, please come see us at the registration desk. See you in Vancouver!
avatar for Melissa Holloway

Melissa Holloway

Metro Vancouver Regional Parks
Park Interpretation Leader
Burnaby, BC
Melissa Holloway is a west coast native, spending her childhood in the forest and on the beach. These experiences led her to a career as a nature Interpreter and for the last 11 years, Melissa has been developing programs and events that connect children to nature. Melissa has shared her learnings at conferences such as the Interpretation Canada BC Conference and the Northwest Aquatic and Marine Educators conference. She is a Certified Interpretive Guide, certified Heritage Interpreter and holds a High Five Principles of Healthy Child Development Certification. Currently employed as a Park Interpretation Leader with Metro Vancouver Regional Parks, Melissa’s programming field is wide and diverse, from forest slugs to aquatic bugs!
Tuesday, April 18

5:30pm PDT

Wednesday, April 19

8:00am PDT

9:30am PDT

10:00am PDT

1:00pm PDT

4:15pm PDT

7:30pm PDT

Thursday, April 20

8:15am PDT

9:45am PDT

11:15am PDT

2:45pm PDT

4:00pm PDT

4:15pm PDT

Friday, April 21

8:15am PDT

9:15am PDT

12:00pm PDT