Connecting our Children to Nature

Do you remember going to the woods and just playing, exploring and enjoying nature?

Halton Waldorf School will be hosting guest speaker, Adam Bienenstock and discuss the importance of play and the many benefits that natural playgrounds provide to children and communities.

Learn more about Connecting Our Children to Nature.

Halton Waldorf School-Connecting Our Children to Nature
Halton Waldorf School-Connecting Our Children to Nature

Neighbourhood Action Team Meetings – May

Joining a conversation is a great way to get involved and to ensure families and community organizations are guiding the development of the action plans; to learn about your neighbourhood; and to have an impact on getting Burlington’s kids moving and eating well.

The next Neighbourhood Action Team Meeting dates are:

  • Thursday, May 5, 2016 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
    Aldershot HUB, 261 Plains Rd. E.
  • Thursday, May 5, 2016 6:30 p.m. o 8:30 p.m.
    St. Christopher’s Church, 662 Guelph Line
  • Tuesday, April 26, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    Burlington Alliance Church, 4457 New St.
  • Tuesday May 3, 2016 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    Calvary Baptist Church, 2458 St. Frances Dr.
  • Monday, May 2, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    Alton Branch, Burlington Public Library, 3040 Tim Dobbie Dr.

For more information or to RSVP please contact Rishia Burke at or 905-632-1975. Child care is available at each meeting. Let us know when you RSVP if you plan to bring your children along.

View Neighbourhood Action Team meetings.

Bike To School Week – May 30 to June 3

Take the Healthy Kids – Bike To School Week Challenge.

Sign your school up for Bike to School Week by May 6 for a chance to win 1 of 20 bike racks.

Sign your school up by June 1, 2016 for a chance to win a Can-Bike bike rodeo for your school.

Participating is simple:

Register for Bike To School Week:
You are automatically entered to for a chance to win.  See contest rules.

Bike to school week - Healthy Kids Burlington