Entries by Marilyn Kupetz

A Special Webinar Series for VMNs Stuck at Home, April 6-23

In addition to VMN’s normal monthly Continuing Education webinar series, this month they are adding a “High Five from Nature” series. Don’t we all need a little encouragement from nature in our lives right now? In each webinar, presenters will go over five species or concepts on a theme. These will be somewhat informal webinars of varying […]

Virtual Book Club on April 10: No Way Home, by David Wilcove

Friday, April 10, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM No Way Home: The Decline of the World’s Great Animal Migrations, by David Wilcove, exposes readers to the wonders and perils of animal movement across the landscape. Clifton Institute offers multiple online options for participation, including a Facebook discussion group and a live online meeting at the […]

International Beaver Day: Online Presentation and Pond Sit, April 7

Tuesday, April 7, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Join the Clifton Institute in celebrating International Beaver Day! Alison Zak will give a live, online presentation on the challenges and benefits to coexisting with beavers. Please register if you would like to watch live so we can communicate and share links via email. The presentation will […]

DC Environmental Film Festival Live Online Through March 31

Because of the pandemic, the DC Environmental Film Festival is streaming its movies through the end of March. Most are free to watch. About the festival: The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (DCEFF) is the world’s premier showcase of environmentally themed films. Since 1993, its mission has been to celebrate Earth and inspire understanding […]

Keep learning with Smithsonian Museum of Natural History webcasts

Smithsonian Science How Bring a Smithsonian Scientist into your classroom with Smithsonian Science How! Check out the Science How schedule below to get started, or preview our formats by watching a program from our video webcast archives. Video Webcasts These free, interactive, live video webcasts take questions from your students while introducing them to science concepts and […]

Service opportunity to do from home: Edit captions for VMN continuing education webinars

VMN HQ is looking for volunteers willing to do a very tedious, at-home computer task of editing the captions for VMN Continuing Education webinar videos. If this fits your skills and interest, see below for details. Volunteers chosen to assist with this project will be able to report their hours to the VMN Statewide Administration project. Cheers,  […]