The Power of Parents

Posted on: March 22, 2017
By Melissa Sabo, School Programs Manager  On a cold morning in early March several years ago, the Rowe Visitor Center was filled with excited second graders here for a field trip. As their introduction to the day began, the naturalist greeting read more …

One More Day

Posted on: March 13, 2017
By Connie O’Connor, Education Director At the end of the year I participated in a silent meditation retreat on a rural farm. During breaks I would walk on their beautiful prairie trails, through second-growth forests and oak savannas, feeling the read more …

Why We Love Summer Camp

Posted on: January 25, 2017
Why We Love Summer CampBy Eve Smallwood, Youth Program Manager and Camp DirectorAhh, winter. Trees are bare, there’s a nip in the air and animals are busy surviving the cold. It’s the perfect time to think about… SUMMER CAMP! Although read more …