Dinner in the Woods 2021

THANK YOU

Thank you for an amazing Dinner in the Woods 2021! Although the event was held virtually this year, we still felt your deep passion, dedication, and commitment to IslandWood’s work that is a hallmark of this incredible community.

WELCOME FROM BOARD MEMBERS, MARGUERITE KONDRACKE & LOIS HARTMAN

Board members Marguerite Kondracke and Lois Hartman welcome guests to Dinner in the Woods 2021!

CREATING A NEW NORMAL

We believe it’s not about getting back to normal. It’s about creating a new, better, more inspiring normal.

COMMENTS FROM CEO, MEGAN KARCH

Hear from Megan as she shares about IslandWood’s work & impact during the 2020 – 2021 school year.

THE ISLANDWOOD NOURISHING ROOTS AWARD

The Nourishing Roots Award honors one individual or organization that has made a significant impact on IslandWood and has gone above and beyond to nourish the roots of our foundation.

 

The recipient of the 2021 Nourishing Roots Award is John Warner. Please join us in celebrating the incredible impact John has had on IslandWood.

FOSTERING EMPATHY, RESPECT & COMPASSION

Our work doesn’t stop with deepening environmental awareness.

TEST YOUR POWERS OF OBSERVATION

Spend a few minutes observing the world around you, as children do during our programs, with Senior Faculty Instructor, Ray Cramer.

FAREWELL SINGALONG

Kevin Joyce and board member Laura Clise sing a song that children, educators, chaperones, and instructors sing at our Friendship Circle on their last day of the School Overnight Program.

SPONSORS

Thank you to our sponsors, from far and near, who helped bring this event to life and support the critical work of environmental education year-round.

GIVE TO DINNER IN THE WOODS

Couldn’t make it to the event but would still like to support environmental education for our region’s children and educators? You can give here!

Urban Programs Lead Educator KayLani Siplin leads students during a Community Waters Field Study.

CONTACT US

If you’re interested in sponsoring Dinner in the Woods 2022, please reach out at philanthropy@islandwood.org.