Calendar of Events

 
Upcoming Events
Rouge Nat. Urban Park AND Parks Canada’s new National Urban Parks program.

Jul 12, 2022 (11:00) - (GMT -5:00) Eastern Time

Hosted by: 8 80 Cities

Rouge National Urban Park (23 times area of NYC’s Central Park), and Parks Canada’s new National Urban Parks program.
Two great presentations & dialogue.
Indeed, Rouge National Urban Park will be 23 times larger than Central Park in New York... also quite different, in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area. It's led and managed by superb Parks Canada, which mostly deals with...


Africa Protected Areas Congress

Jul 18, 2022 - Kigali

Hosted by: IUCN

The IUCN Africa Protected Areas Congress (APAC) is the first ever continent-wide gathering of African leaders, citizens, and interest groups to discuss the role of protected areas in conserving nature, safeguarding Africa’s iconic wildlife, delivering vital life-supporting ecosystem services, promoting sustainable development while conserving Africa’s cultural heritage and traditions.

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Math + Nature = Fun! with Cyberchase and Project Learning Tree

Jul 20, 2022 (16:00) - (GMT -5:00) Eastern Time

Hosted by: Green Teacher / Cyberchase / Project Learning Tree

Math + Nature = Fun! with Cyberchase and Project Learning Tree

Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at 12:00 p.m PT/4:00 p.m. EST (1 hour)

Presented in partnership with Cyberchase and Project Learning Tree


North Pawlet Hills Traverse

Jul 24, 2022 (10:00 - 15:00) - (GMT -5:00) Eastern Time - North Pawlet

Hosted by: The Nature Conservancy

Join us for a re-creation of the epic hike that got TNC interested in conserving North Pawlet Hills in the first place! We will start on the west side of the hills, hike on logging roads and off-trail to the low summit of 1,300-foot Simmonds Hill, where we’ll see...


Walkable, Green Streets: Advancing Health, Wellness, & Economic Vitality. Presents: Dan Burden.

Jul 26, 2022 (11:00) - (GMT -5:00) Eastern Time

Hosted by: 8 80 Cities

Dan Burden is America’s most recognized authority on walkability and bikeability and is a pioneer in people-first urban planning. For 40 years, he has helped policymakers in over 3,500 cities around the country create healthier cities, one neighborhood at a time. His work bridges the gap between research and action by using evidence-based policymaking to achieve real results.

Health...


Nature-Based Early Learning Conference

Jul 27, 2022 - Cincinnati

Hosted by: Natural Start Alliance

The Nature-Based Early Learning Conference is organized by the Natural Start Alliance, a project of the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE). Natural Start is a network of people and organizations that believe that all young children need frequent opportunities to experience, learn from, and care for nature and the environment through high-quality education....


World Ranger Day

Jul 31, 2022

Hosted by: International Ranger Federation

Around the globe, park rangers are on the front line in the fight to protect our natural heritage. World Ranger Day offers a chance to support their vital work, which ranges from environmental campaigning to education. The day is also an opportunity to pay tribute to rangers who have lost their lives in the line of duty.


Trees & Seas

Sep 16, 2022

Hosted by: Plastic Oceans

We’re building a bridge between ocean and forest conservation, emphasizing that we are all one planet … one environment … and in the end, one global community united in our effort to foster a healthier and more just planet for all.


The Park People Conference 2022 - Hybrid event

Sep 21, 2022 - Canada

Hosted by: Park People

The third national Park People Conference will convene Canada’s park thinkers and doers to build knowledge and connections that activate and accelerate the power of parks for cities.

The Park People Conference is for park professionals, community park group leaders, non-profit organizations, municipal staff and urban enthusiasts and will feature:

  • A spotlight...


EAZA Annual Conference

Sep 27, 2022 - Lisbon

Hosted by: EAZA

The EAZA Annual Conference is the biggest annual gathering of the European zoo and aquarium community, bringing more than 600 delegates together for four days of meetings, presentations, discussions and networking opportunities. The event is primarily aimed at EAZA members, with most of EAZA's TAGs and committees holding meetings alongside a variety of special workshops. Plenary...


Fall Foliage Hike at Tenderfoot Forest Reserve

Oct 1, 2022 (09:00 - 13:00) - (GMT -6:00) Central Time - Tenderfoot Lake

Hosted by: The Nature Conservancy

“Of Wisconsin’s 16-plus million acres of forest, only 26,000 acres are older than 150 years…,” according to author and Northwoods naturalist John Bates. About 500 of those acres can be found at TNC’s Guido Rahr, Sr. Tenderfoot Forest Reserve near Boulder...


2022 National Conference Storytelling: Making People Care Since... ...Forever

Oct 3, 2022 - Halifax

Hosted by: Interpretation Canada

Interpretation Canada’s 2022 National Conference in Halifax explores the connection between interpretation and storytelling through presentation and discussions on this broad topic. 


C2C 2022 Provincial Conference

Oct 21, 2022 - Revelstoke

Hosted by: Classrooms to Communities

Classrooms to Communities: Reconnecting Ourselves with Landscapes, Waterways and Each Other

Join educators, change makers and community partners from across British Columbia, Canada, for this 2-day, in-person conference as we reconnect with ourselves, each other, and the landscapes and waterways that nourish us. Find balance among the mountains and valleys of the...


Nature Journaling Workshop: How to Draw Water

Jun 5, 2023 (10:30 - 12:00)

Hosted by: International Nature Journaling Week / Ocean Week Canada

Connect with water through nature journaling!

Go outside. Pay attention. Look closely. Listen. Feel. Corina Brdar (M.Sc.) is a Great Lakes-based ecologist and passionate nature journaler.  She will lead nature journaling workshops on the theme “How to Draw Water”, guiding participants in noticing the sights, sounds, and movement around them and to give visual...


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