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Let Freedom Ring! Happy Fourth of July !

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Mom says “Go outside and play!” Now What?

My Mother used to say “Go Outside and Play!” and I would say “with who?”  Then I would grab a book and read under a tree somewhere.  Parent’s today are afraid to say “Go Outside and Play!”  Parents are afraid that … Continue reading

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What a FABULOUS Day! Manatee Encounter!

We looked down and there it was! A Manatee! The last time we were in the Keys I was on Manatee Watch the entire time!  Everytime I looked into a canal I looked for manatees.  This time I kind of … Continue reading

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Joliet Partnership for Healthy Families Launched Today!

Today in Joliet, Illinois: a small town mostly known for its prisons we launched a radical plan to make our city healthy! Yes! Healthy. We have been meeting for years as a group of about 12 people representing the Joliet … Continue reading

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Suprise your little one ………with Nature’s Spacecrafts! Hummingbirds!

Hummingbirds are facinating to watch and children and adults of all ages love to watch them.  So often in area’s that they migrate through they find a place to stay and return to every year.  That is what happens here … Continue reading

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What do you do on a HOT summer day?

Hickory Creek runs through Pilcher Park and we are so happy about that on a day like this!  Today it is 94 degrees at 10:00 a.m. and our Kids n Nature Campers were headed for the creek.  They were WET … Continue reading

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