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The Eastern Region Association of Forest and Nature Schools (ERAFANS) is providing FREE online training to support educators and parents during the time of school closures.

Date and Time:

Monday, March 23, 2020, 4:30pm

Registration Deadline:

Friday, March 27, 2020, 10:00am

Opportunity

Started by WWF and partners as a symbolic lights-out event in Sydney in 2007, Earth Hour is now one of the world's largest grassroots movements for the environment. Held every year on the last Saturday of March, Earth Hour engages millions of people in more than 180 countries and territories, switching off their lights to show support for our planet.

Date and Time:

Saturday, March 28, 2020, 8:30pm

Take a Child Outside logo
Take a Child Outside logo
Opportunity
Moderator Endorsed: Early Childhood EE

Inspired by Richard Louv’s book “Last Child in the Woods,” Take A Child Outside week was founded to help connect children with nature. By celebrating opportunities for children to have free play outside, highlighting locations offering places to explore the outdoors, and providing simple activities anyone can do, we hope to increase the number of children experiencing the natural world.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 12:01am to Monday, September 30, 2019, 11:59pm

Opportunity

Outdoor Classroom Day is a global campaign to celebrate and inspire outdoor learning and play. On the day, thousands of schools around the world take lessons outdoors and prioritize playtime.

Date and Time:

Thursday, November 7, 2019, 12:01am