Resourceful Communities offers a variety of training opportunities to strengthen community programming. Our trainings are designed to meet the needs of grassroots organizations and take many forms: workshops, individual trainings, and peer learning visits. Support is provided at no cost.

We hope you’ll join us at one of our network events listed below. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for additional information or give us a call if you have questions!


 

2022 Upcoming Events


MAY

Youth programming summerpalooza – Eastern NC

This is an educational event for adults that lead or support youth programming and significant portions will take place outside.

Monday, May 23, 2022
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Rebuilding Broken Places, CDC
2105 N William Street, Goldsboro, NC

Visit:
summerpaloozaenc.eventbrite.com to register NOW! Registration ends May 18, 2022.

This training will strengthen youth outdoor education programming through the “train the trainer” model for outdoor activity-based learning, with a particular focus on agricultural-based environmental education.


Participants will:

  • Discuss how to implement youth safety protocols
  • Learn about various outdoor education curricula resources and programming tools
  • Become comfortable implementing outdoor education programming


Contact the following staff for details!

Donna Pratt at 919-902-0889 or email dpratt@conservationfund.org

Olivia Percoco at 631-905-9550 or email opercoco@conservationfund.org

Ali Huber-Disla at 828- 351-4405 or email ahdisla@conservationfund.org




JUNE

YOUTH PROGRAMMING SUMMERPALOOZA – WESTERN NC

This is an educational event for adults that lead or support youth programming and significant portions will take place outside.

Thursday, June 2, 2022
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Oakhill United Methodist Church
2239 NC Hwy 181
Morganton, NC  28655
828-433-5308


Visit summerpaloozawnc.eventbrite.com to register now!

This training will strengthen youth outdoor education programming through the “train the trainer” model for outdoor activity-based learning, with a particular focus on agricultural-based environmental education.


Participants will:

  • Discuss how to implement youth safety protocols
  • Learn about various outdoor education curricula resources and programming tools
  • Become comfortable implementing outdoor education programming


Contact the following staff for details!

Donna Pratt at 919-902-0889 or email dpratt@conservationfund.org

Olivia Percoco at 631-905-9550 or email opercoco@conservationfund.org

Ali Huber-Disla at 828- 351-4405 or email ahdisla@conservationfund.org

 



Resourceful Communities will not hold any in-person events until further notice due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Workshops and trainings will resume whenever possible. We appreciate the continued work you are doing in the community. Please be safe and adhere to the country’s social distancing appeal and email us if you have specific needs. Registration for virtual trainings, information and additional details coming soon!



The following information applies to all events:


COST:  There is no charge to attend, but ALL participants must register in advance.

MEALS:  Snacks and lunch will be provided as needed.

MILEAGE ALLOWANCE:  A mileage allowance is provided, limit one allowance per car.

LODGING:  Lodging is offered to those driving more than 2 hours to the workshop closest to your home.

QUESTIONS?  Contact Donna Pratt at dpratt@conservationfund.org.