Nature Based Education Summer Institute

June 23 & 24, 2017


  • Download the Registration Form here (please print, complete, and return to address on form)
  • Download the 2 page schedule here
  • Payment
    • For check or purchase order please submit with the registration
    • For credit card, please mail your registration form, and pay online here
  • Once both your form and payment have been received you will get an email notification of your confirmation


  • Please note, we are not able to process refunds
  • Attendance is limited to 125 people
  • Questions? Please email

Conference Prices

  • Friday Pre-Conference Workshop $15.00
  • Friday Dorm Room with Linens $45.00
  • Saturday – includes snacks, lunch, and certificate of attendance
    • Current Student/Retired Educator $35.00
    • University of Maine at Farmington Alumni $60.00
    • Regular Rate $85.00
    • Conference Presenters (Waived for up to 2 Presenters)

Conference Location

The University of Maine at Farmington

David Sobel presenting the Keynote 2016 Working in a small group

David Sobel Presents the Keynote 2016

Small Group Presentation from Bowdoin Children’s Center

Playing with Agriculture in the Classroom Closing Circle Nature Based 2016
Playing with Agriculture in the Classroom Closing Circle

See all the photos from the day here (Thanks to Bob Bailie)