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Nature Scene – a symposium @ Canadian Museum of Nature Nov.8 & 9, 2016
November 8, 2016 - November 9, 2016
When: Nov. 8 and 9, 2016 Where: Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod St., Ottawa What: Nature Scene – a symposium.
Discover why getting out into nature matters for you and your family and how you can take action. The symposium includes a special keynote talk about “nature deficit disorder” on Tues., Nov. 8 at 7 pm by Richard Louv, author of several books, including Last Child in the Woods and Vitamin N. On Wed., Nov. 9, participate in a full day that includes panel discussions on urban life and on the health impacts of nature, hands-on educational and art activities, a makerspace, group discussions and the chance to engage with community leaders. Lunch is included. Register for both Nov. 8 and 9 events and enjoy a combo price. You can also register for just the Nov. 8 keynote or the Nov. 9 symposium.