Take a dive into Deep Ecology, exploring direct connections and experiential learning. Based on the Work that Reconnects, developed by Joanna Macy, a teacher rooted in systems theory, this program will challenge you to discover your rightful place in the natural world.
Recognizing that humans have harmed the environment, it is important to realize that each of us can assist in healing such wounds. Interactive exercises will enable us to express our gratitude, honor our pain for the world, see it with new eyes, and go forth empowered to act.
Directions: Severson Dells Nature Center - 8786 Montague Rd., Rockford, IL 61102 - From Bypass 20 south of Rockford, take the Montague Road exit. Turn southwest on Montague Road and continue approximately four miles, past Meridian Road, to the second left after passing Weldon Road.