2014 Youth Sports Expo
The Gwinnett County Parks & Recreation in collaboration with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is hosting The 2014 Youth Sports Expo. This will be the 3rd event of this type, focusing on education and exhibits to increase the success of our youth sports programs, but also those in the metro Atlanta area as well. There are a great slate of speakers this year with lots of interesting topics! If interested contact Tina Fleming with Gwinnet County Parks and Recreation.
Fourth Annual Mid Winter Play Day in Takoma Park Maryland
The Fourth Annual Mid Winter Play Day is Sunday February 9, 2014. This fun FREE event will be held at Takoma Park's Community Center from 2-4pm. People interested in helping to plan this event should contact Pat, The Play Lady email@example.com or 301-928-9962.
The US Play Coalition 2014 Conference on the Value of Play: Collaboration and Creativity in partnership with IPA/USA
Collaboration and creativity are two key skills in the 21st century and they are naturally developed and encouraged through play. Further, our ability to create partnerships across schools, businesses, parks, medical centers, and communities will increase opportunities for play throughout life and will promote happier, healthier living.
South Carolina Walk to School Day
Whether you are in South Carolina or not, take this day as an opportunity to walk to school, work, or simply for fun!
11th Annual Active Living Research Conference
The 11th annual Active Living Research Conference will be held March 9-12, 2014 in San Diego, Calif., at the Paradise Point Hotel. Mark your calendars and watch out for the call for abstracts to be announced in early July.
Building a Healthier Future 2014 from Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA)
The Building a Healthier Future Summit provides a unique opportunity where business and industry leaders can sit with their nonprofit, academic and government counterparts and address the paramount issue affecting children’s health today: childhood obesity. This summit is about action, not talk. It’s about bringing leaders together in ways that will create new opportunities and new solutions helping to make the healthy choice the easy choice.
Canadian Intramural Recreation Association Ontario Conference
Come join us in a two day conference with intramural professionals. Participate in workshops, round table discussions, enjoy amazing speakers and networking opportunities!
2014 Global Summit on Childhood
The Global Summit on Childhood will examine the societal changes that may provide opportunities for or threaten a positive childhood experience for the world's children. What does childhood look like around the world? What practices and policies can we implement that will protect our children and help them develop to their full potential?
National Bike to School Day
Get out your helmets and pump up your tires - it's time to ride! Bike to school, work, or just for fun to celebrate!
2014 Global Summit on the Physical Activity of Children
The 2014 Global Summit on the Physical Activity of Children “The Power to Move Kids” will bring together those who are working to resolve the growing childhood physical inactivity crisis. Anyone whose work touches physical activity for children, including researchers, practitioners and policy-makers, should count this among the must-attend events for 2014.
19th IPA World Triennial Conference, Istanbul
The main theme of the conference is "Access to Play." Bridging continents and opening a door for a child's right to play the conference will help to put a child's access to play in the agenda of the public and private sectors.
The Children Learning with Nature 2014 Training Institute
The Children Learning with Nature 2014 Training Institute is a gathering of leading voices from around the world coming together to share and exchange ideas about creating spaces and places for children that are full of joy and wonder. It’s about creating great environments whether in urban settings with tiny outdoor spaces, or large rural open spaces, as well as everything in between. Beyond environments there will be great emphasis about teaching methodologies and practices.