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NARI FAMILY EDUCATION NIGHT - TRUTH ABOUT TREES

  • 18 Jan 2018
  • 5:30 PM
  • Omaha Children's Museum - 500 S 20th St, Omaha, NE 68102

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THURSDAY, JANUARY 18TH

NARI members are invited to attend and bring your family from  5:30 - 7:30 and learn more about TRUTH ABOUT TREES at the Omaha Children's Museum. 

The 2nd floor of the museum will be open for NARI MEMBERS and their guests- this is were the Forever Forest exhibit is on display and the only exhibit available (1st floor will be closed and not accessible).  Juice and snack will be provided. 

Juice and snack will be provided. 

 

Why should children in Nebraska & Iowa

learn about forest products?

·     Lumber is a good gateway topic for peaking interest in the skilled trades. 77% of firms surveyed in Nebraska give poor-to-fair rating for the adequacy of the local pipeline for supplying craft personnel .

·     Thousands of products we use and depend on come from trees. Click for a list.

·     Many children today believe it is always bad to cut down trees. They know very little about why it's important to take care of forests properly.


·     FOREVER FOREST HAS DRAWN OVER 30,000 SINCE OPENING DAY ON OCTOBER 13TH.

BUT WE NEED STILL NEED YOUR SUPPORT

·     100+ TEACHERS HAVE REQUESTED THE TAKE HOME CURRICULUM CALLED "TRUTH ABOUT TREES"

·     DONATIONS ARE NEEDED TO COVER THE COST - PLEASE CONSIDER SPONSORING A CLASSROOM FOR $200, OR 5 CLASSROOMS FOR $1000.

·     ALL DONATIONS ARE TAX-DEDUCTIBLE

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THEIR MISSION:

Provide science based programs, including Truth About Trees,

to educate every elementary child in North America about sustainable forestry.


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