Come and hear Nils Bergman, MD speak on the science behind mother/baby skin- to-skin contact in our full day preconference workshop. Then stay for a conference filled with amazing speakers who will focus on finding the truths about birth. This is a conference for everyone because birth has significant effects on all society. Whether you are a midwife, childbirth educator, doula, doctor, psychologist, physical or occupational therapist, nurse, dietitian, administrator, social worker, researcher, health advocate or birthing parent, this is a conference for you.
The Nature-Based Preschool National Conference brings professionals together from around the country to advance the movement to use nature to improve early childhood education, and to create a community for this new and growing profession.
Critically acclaimed author Barbara Kingsolver will host an Earth Day conversation at The Paramount Theater in Charlottesville with all proceeds to benefit the grassroots community organizing work of Virginia Organizing. One of Virginia’s best loved writers talks about art and the land that inspires her.
On March 19 join the world in a historic lights-out display by turning off all non-essential lights at 8:30 p.m. your local time and recommit to the fight against climate change. Together, we can tackle climate change and create a future where people and nature thrive.