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Week One: Let’s Go Outside!

7/14/2009 // By Jennifer Ward

Jennifer Ward, author of Let’s Go Outside, tells us how to make a “toad castle.”

Camping and Scavenger Hunt

7/10/2009 // By Rebecca P. Cohen

Rebecca Cohen of shares her family’s campout–in writing and video.

Outdoor Kids: Family Game Night

6/24/2009 // By Anne Cissel

One mom explores the joys of a community Green Hour in Portland, Ore.

Memories of Wild Places

4/28/2009 // By Elizabeth Schleichert

A senior editor for Ranger Rick magazine shares her thoughts about the restorative powers of nature.

Green Hour Heroes: Grandparents

4/24/2009 // By Anne Cissel asks its community: “How will you enjoy the outdoors this summer?”

Running–For The Fun Of It

4/8/2009 // By Mary Quattlebaum

Children’s author Mary Quattlebaum muses on one of the pleasures of youth–running with no particular destination in mind.

For Every Playground You Visit and Share–NWF Recieves $1

4/3/2009 // By Danielle Brigida

We’re so glad you found your way to the National Wildlife Federation! We’re excited to share a new project we have going and hope you’ll join us!  OK…here’s how it goes: Have you ever heard of KaBOOM!?  If not, let …

Finally–An Excuse To Visit The Playground!

3/24/2009 // By Anne Cissel

Spring is finally here – and NWF’s Be Out There campaign has teamed up with the non-profit KaBOOM! to find 100,000 Playspaces in 100 Days – and you can earn money for National Wildlife Federation by helping out! KaBOOM already …

Count Down to Spring

3/16/2009 // By Mary Quattlebaum

If your family is like mine, you’re counting down the days till spring begins officially on March 21. But this month delights in unpredictable weather. Lion or lamb? How did your March arrive? Well, the lion roared in my neck …

Q & A with Kate Hofmann

3/4/2009 // By Kate Hofmann

Kate, a writer for Ranger Rick magazine, shares memories of her outdoor childhood.