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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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Introducing Debbie Greene, Play in Nature and Pilcher Park

I am Debbie Greene and in real life I manage Pilcher Park Nature Center in Pilcher Park  (a 640 acre park in in Joliet Illinois with spring fed ponds, a large creek called Hickory Creek and many 250 year old oak … Continue reading

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