Public Screening of 'School's Out: Lessons from a Forest Kindergarten'
Join the Children’s Forest of Central Oregon for a film screening of School’s Out: Lessons from a Forest Kindergarten (2013). The 36-minute film follows children 4 to 7 years of age in Switzerland, who attend kindergarten in the woods every day, no matter what the weatherman says. This eye-opening film shines a light on the importance of free play and healthy risk-taking for young children. The film will be followed by a panel discussion about what parents, educators, and health care providers in Central Oregon can do to promote the messages in the film in our community.
Dr. Rebecca Hicks: Pediatrician, Mosaic Medical
Rae Alberg: Founder and Teacher, Bend Forest School
Mary Dean: Kindergarten Teacher, Elk Meadow Elementary School
Friday, October 18th from 4:30-6:30 pm.
The Environmental Center: 16 NW Kansas Ave., Bend
Tickets are available at facebook.com/childrensforestco or through Eventbrite.com
Adults - $10, Children – Free (advance purchase encouraged)
Free outdoor games and crafts provided for children ages 4 and up
Food and beer available for purchase
childrensforestco.org – (541) 383-5592
Cost: Adults - $10
Children - Free
Phone: (541) 383-5592
Event url: www.eventbrite.com/e/film-screening-schools-out-lessons-from-a-forest-kindergarten-tickets-74857993273
16 Northwest Kansas Avenue
Bend, OR 97701
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