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Purdue Extension: Expert Resources for COVID-19

The Nature of Teaching & Indiana Master Naturalist Training

May 12, 2021
The Nature of Teaching Flyer

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources and Purdue Extension are partnering to offer seven separate trainings this summer to people who have completed the Master Naturalist program. Registrants will gain experience and the necessary tools to host their own Nature of Teaching Workshops to better engage youth and nature. 


The Nature of Teaching & Indiana Master Naturalist Training 

will be held from 12-4 pm CT/1-5 pm ET at various locations

on these dates:

May 21 & 22

June 1 & 30

July 11, 30 & 31


The training will include a session on health and wellness, food waste, and wildlife engagement.  The cost is $10 cash or check upon arrival which will cover the cost of a take-home kit to assist with program delivery.  Please contact Laurynn Thieme at with any questions.  Each workshop will be held rain or shine and dress appropriately!  Register today at: https://bitly/3vT9Cjh


The Nature of Teaching & Indiana Master Naturalist Training dates and locations:


Friday, May 21

Purdue Extension-Lake County, 2293 North Main Street, Crown Point, IN 46307


Saturday, May 22

Environmental Resources Center-PFW, 2101 E Coliseum Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805


Tuesday, June 1

Purdue Extension-Harrison County, 247 Atwood Street, Corydon, IN 47112


Wednesday, June 30

John S. Wright Forestry Center, 1007 N 725 W, West Lafayette, IN 47906


Sunday, July 11

Munsee Woods, 5701 S 475 E, Selma, IN 47383


Friday, July 30

Karst Farm Park, 2450 South Endwright Road, Bloomington, IN 47403


Saturday, July 31

Mesker Park Zoo, 1545 Mesker Park Drive, Evansville, IN 47720


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