“I never knew nature was so fun.” – Quote from child on a recent hike in Griffith Park, as reported by our docent Melvin Kay.

Our FREE Nature Discovery Program

This power-point, created by the First and Second grade teachers and students at Parthenia Elementary School. truly showcases the power of our programming. The opportunity to make connections to literacy through...

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CNI Speaks Out

CNI's Araceli Perez was invited to speak at the Green Festival on November 17th. The Spanish-speaking panel presentation was entitled "Battling Nature Deficit Disorder: Connecting Urban Youth to Nature." The Green Festival took...

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On-site at Magnolia Place Family Center

Recently, The Children's  Nature  Institute participated with Family, Friends and Neighbors Program (FFN) on their Alumni Provider Night. A total of 68 unlicensed home care providers learned how to use nature-based interactions...

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2012 Was An Amazing Year!

Thank you for everything you have done to support CNI. Whether you've donated, volunteered, attended an event, liked us on Facebook, or retweeted us - thank you! This past year, The Children's Nature Institute (CNI)...

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