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Nature; Kids

Stream Searchin'

Event Date:  August 2, 2014 - 10:30am - 12:00pm Enjoy a fun hike to our stream and immerse in some aquatic exploration to find critters like crayfish, caddisflies, and salamanders. Ages 6 & up. Saturday, August 2, 10:30 a.m. – noon Free for members, $10 non-members Location Irvine Nature Center 11201 Garrison Forest Road Owings Mills, Maryland United States See map: Google Maps

Where Do the Children Play?: Film Screening & Conversation

Event Date:  April 12, 2013 - 6:45pm - 9:00pm Join us for this inspirational one-hour documentary, Where Do The Children Play?, that examines how restrictive play opportunities are impacting children’s mental and physical health and development. A discussion with leading education experts will follow. Refreshments and a take-home goody bag for parents also provided. Presenters: Joan Almon, internationally renowned Director of Programs and founding Director of the Alliance for Childhood; Pat Whitehead, Admissions Director of the Waldorf School of Baltimore; and Monica Wiedel- Lubinski, Director of The Nature Preschool at Irvine.