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Nick Fish

Commissioner, City of Portland

phone: 503-823-3589

Email: nick@portlandoregon.gov

1221 S.W. 4th, Room 240, Portland, OR 97204

Nuts About Nature

April 5, 2012

By David Nguyen

Have you heard about PP&R’s Nuts About Nature program?

Created in 2008, the program helps children ages 3-7 connect to nature through ecology, songs, stories, play & developmentally appropriate practice.

Each teacher at Nuts About Nature is a professional environmental educator who has experience working with very young children.

Children spend 2-3 hours exploring in small groups with teachers who introduce ecology, read stories, sing songs, make projects & engage in free play.

Classes are designed with a framework, but also remain flexible to accommodate the needs and interests of the group.

Class Schedule

City classes help pre-schoolers go “Nuts about Nature”

David F. Ashton in The Bee