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 childrenís health today: childhood obesity. This summit is about action, not talk. Itís about bringing leaders together in ways that will create new opportunities and new solutions helping to make the healthy choice the easy choice.
Champions for Healthy Kids - Online Application Deadline
Through the Champions for Healthy Kids program, the General Mills Foundation will award 50 grants of $20,000 each to nonprofit organizations working to improve nutrition and physical fitness behaviors for youth.
7th Annual North Carolina Children and Nature Conference
KID ZONE: Discover Why Nature Rocks, Grand Opening
Kidzone Exhibit- North Carolina Zoo, Asheboro,NC. Come out for a fun filled Grand Opening weekend!
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?
ACEI Global Summit
The ACEI Global Summit in Vancouver will be held April 10-13. As part of the Decade for Childhood ambassador program, Linda Rhoads will lead a session on leadership and advocacy. She will also co-facilitate a concluding program to help participants take action on ideas gleaned from the summit.
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!
"Saving Play: One Playful Step At A Time" Presented by Pat Rumbaugh via TEDxNavesink
Check out Pat Rumbaugh's talk at the Two River Theater Company in Red Bank, NJ. Letís Play America encourages people of all ages to play by helping them create playful events in their communities.
2014 Global Summit on the Physical Activity of Children
The 2014 Global Summit on the Physical Activity of Children ďThe Power to Move KidsĒ 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 First Adult Play Day
OUT IS IN, Park & Recreation Month 2014
Lets make 2014 the year we get OUTside! Help celebrate National Parks and Recreation month this July, by changing your OUTlook and getting INvolved in your community through parks and recreation!
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. Itís 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.