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Climate Change Action Series: How Do We Involve Children?

When: 
Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Where: 
UConn Storrs Campus, Biophysics Building
91 N. Eagleville Rd
Mansfield, Connecticut 06269
Event Type: 
Workshop/Training
Audience: 
All are welcome
Adults
Children
Educators
Event Description: 

For educators, youth and adults! We will discuss ways to talk with children about climate change, and experience hands-on Project Learning Tree activities designed to teach youth about the complex topic of climate change led by Beth Bernard, co-coordinator for Project Learning Tree CT and Education Director for Connecticut Forest and Park Association.  Project Learning Tree is an award-winning environmental education program designed for teachers and other educators, parents, and community leaders working with youth from preschool through grade 12. This event will take place in the UConn-Storrs Campus Biophysics auditorium at 2 pm. Parking is available in the north and south garages as well as on the street (legal on Sundays!). This event is part of a series of the Climate Change Action Series sponsored by the Connecticut Museum of Natural History and Joshua's Trust. 

Parking Information: 
North and South garages, street parking also available
Registration Fee: 
FREE
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP not necessary
For Questions, Contact: 
Beth Bernard
(860) 455-9534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Museum of Natural History and Joshua's Trust.