Children & Nature Conference


Trinity's Early Childhood Education Department will host the Children & Nature conference featuring guest speaker Claire Warden.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
6:30-8:30 p.m.

Brammer Chapel, Trinity Lutheran College, 2802 Wetmore Ave., Everett, WA 98201

The Children & Nature conference topics include:

  • Risks in natural spaces
  • Effects of outdoor play on kindergarten readiness
  • Managing outdoor play time
  • Bringing nature indoors

About Claire Warden
Joining us from Perthshire, Scotland, Claire Warden is a university lecturer, educational consultant, and author of numerous books and materials relating to early years methodology. She is the European leader for the Nature Action Collaborative for Children and founder of Mindstretchers, Inc and Living Classrooms. Claire works to connect children, families and communities with the outdoor environment.

Reception
A preconference reception and dinner will be held in the Trinity Rooftop Garden from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Limited space is available.

Cost and Registration
$30 At the door