Posts Tagged "learning"

Connecting with Nature

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Stories from The Patch | 0 comments

Autumn often inspires people to connect with nature. The leaves are in stunning color and the air is just crisp enough to remind us that winter is coming. At Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, they celebrate the season with Colorfest, a perfect opportunity for a city kid to discover their inner environmentalist!

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Back to School with the Patch!

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Stories from The Patch | 0 comments

Do you remember when “back to school” meant freshly sharpened pencils, notebooks, rulers and erasers? The supply lists have grown since then, and it can be hard for families to keep up with the expense! According to The Huffington Post, the average family spent $634.78 on school supplies this year. That’s a significant amount of money for many Patch Parents who live on a tight budget.

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