Fri April 13, 2012
Earth Calendar for April 13th and 14th
The Alliance for Leadership and Interconnection forged Cincinnati Public School's Green Schools movement and all CPS schools in phases 3 and 4 will be built LEED certified. Dater Montessori School received an Excellent rating on the Ohio Report Card and has gained another milestone: recognition as Ohio's first public school renovation to achieve LEED Gold certification. The public is invited to Dater for a brief program, "Green School Building Community Education", on Thursday, April 26th, 4:30 pm. The event will also feature eco-leader's presentations of their "Green School Tour Book" and student led tours. Dater Montessori School exists to provide child-centered learning utilizing a holistic Montessori approach. In an atmosphere of creativity, cooperation and dedication, high expectations will exist for students in regard to acedemic achievement and behavior and for teachers and administrators in regard to competence and professionalism. For more information call (513) 363-0900.
On Our Calendar
Grailville's nature trails serve as inspiration for your own art. Join artist and naturalist Marjorie Bledsoe to experience a unique and useful pairing of art and nature. Grailville's forests and natural areas boast a wide diversity of native trees, plants and wildlife. After a wildlife identification walk, participants will learn to artistically represent antive species and local ecosystems with illustration, collage and a variety of other techniques, and install the signage they create directly on the trails of Grailville. The workshop will take place on April 28th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Reservations are required and scholarships may be available. For more information call, (513) 683-2340 or visit Grailville's website.