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Children at Nature Play Signs are now available!

It’s official! Our Children at Nature Play signs are now available for order. We’re excited about all the interest we’ve received so far. At this point, we’ve sent out signs to: – an environmental high school in Land O Lakes, … Continue reading

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Wednesday photo of the week: stump play

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Monday thought of the week: it is up to us

A thought: Children do not get to choose their child-HOOD. It is up to us… the parents, educators, and mentors, to bring childhood back outside! – Kenny Ballentine, Founder of The Nature Kids Institute

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Nature play signs available soon & t-shirt offerings

We’ll soon have our nature play signs up for sale at NaturePlaySign.com! In the meantime, we have some more shirts available through Teespring.com. Each shirt design will be printed if we sell 5 of that design, with about a week … Continue reading

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Upcoming nature events in Portland

It’s time to register for spring break camps! Nature-based spring break camps in the Portland area Hike series with Friends of the Columbia River Gorge Hike series with Oregon Wild Free Skills Series from Rewild Portland (every month) November-June | Lunch with the Birds! | Hillsboro … Continue reading

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Wednesday photo of the week: nature stroll

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Nature play t-shirts available again!

Over at NaturePlaySign.com, we offer a variety of t-shirts for kids and adults through Teespring.com. Click on KIDS or ADULTS below to go to our t-shirt storefronts. T-shirt designs only get printed if at least 5 are ordered, so spread … Continue reading

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Monday thought of the week: loosen up

A thought: Loosen up and find some hands-on nature experiences for the kids. Don’t worry so much about the dirt and scrapes. Clothes and bodies can be washed; cuts heal. Nature connection is a contact sport, and nature can take … Continue reading

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Upcoming nature events in Portland

It’s time to register for spring break camps! Nature-based spring break camps in the Portland area Hike series with Friends of the Columbia River Gorge Hike series with Oregon Wild November-June | Lunch with the Birds! | Hillsboro Parks & Recreation Nov. 12-Aug. 29, 2015 | Exhibit: … Continue reading

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Nature-based camps for Spring Break 2015

The Portland area has much to offer for kids to learn about many aspects of nature and be active outside. Here’s a list of organizations that offer nature-based camps for Spring Break 2015 (March 23-27). Be sure to contact each place … Continue reading

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