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A Conversation: Finding Nature in Public Places

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A Conversation: Finding Nature in Public Places

Time: November 1, 2014 from 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Location: RoundHouse Community Centre- large conference room
Street: 181 Roundhouse Mews
City/Town: Vancouver
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Phone: 604-713-1807
Event Neighbourhood and Type: roundtable, dialogue
Organized By: Art is Land Network
Latest Activity: Nov 1, 2014

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Join us as we talk about opportunities that we find in our urban green environments. How do our city parks function as a conduit for finding nature? Design elements, pattern in place and nature, place making, cultural awareness and enrichment. Panelists:
Egan Davis- UBC Botanical garden Horticulture Training Program: chief Instructor
Kathy Gibler Dr. Sun Yat SDen Garden: Executive Director
Dr. Susan Gerofsky UBC Assistant Professor in Mathematics and Environmental Education
Sharon Kallis AILN artist, community engaged environmental practice
jil p. weaving Vancouver Park Board: Arts Culture and Environmental Coordinator
moderated by Cyndy Chwelos.
Free event, no registration is required, but it is helpful to know how many people are coming, so please confirm attendance here

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