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Postponed – GUW – Reconnecting Children with Nature

April 25 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Trainers are working to reschedule this event! Please check back…

This workshop leads you out the door and provides hands on activities and resource materials to help you lead your own nature explorations. Growing Up WILD activities use age appropriate practices and concepts to build on children’s sense of wonder and invites them to explore nature and the world around them. Specially written for children 3-7, activities include sections to address many learning areas: math, science, language, literacy, health living, play, and creativity.

Target Audience: Open to all Early Childhood Educators working with children age 3-7

Register Today! CAPACITY is LIMITED!

Registration deadline is April 17 to guarantee books.

Cost: $20.00 Per Participant– includes lunch, activity materials, and a complete guide.

Partial funding provided by Quad Counties 4 Kids Early Childhood Iowa

Registration Process:

  1. Go to the Iowa Child Care Providers Training Registry to sign up (Click on Search Trainings, then search Reconnecting in the Title.)
  2. Submit fee by Friday, April 17, 2020 to the Adams County Extension Office, 603 7th St., Corning, IA 50841

Questions? Contact Sandra McKinnon at 712-355-2067

Held rain or shine; dress for the weather as we will be going outside. No refunds after deadline.

CDA Content Area 2—Steps to advance children’s physical and intellectual


April 25
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:


Iowa State University Extension & Outreach
Iowa Department of Natural Resources – Project WILD Coordinator
Iowa Conservation Education Coalition


Joy Community Center
240 N Douglas St
Afton, IA United States
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