Entries by Nanette Ambrose


Step Into Wonderland

For many, getting up the courage to go out in the snow is a challenge. It’s cold, wet, and slick, so there is extra effort to go out safely. We must bundle up, get out our boots and gloves, but few words can describe the feeling of walking through a winter wonderland.  Here in the […]


Looking Back, Moving Forward.

2020 has been a long hard road for many, one that is not quite finished yet.  The Covid-19 pandemic has presented serious challenges to each one of us. Even so, we have come so far, and the end is finally in sight. We here at Trees Indiana would like to take this moment to reflect […]

Thanksgiving Activities – outdoors!

Looking for family fun this fall? Ways to bring you all together without risking the pandemic? Well, do we have some ideas for you! Check out this fun list of 10 great activities you and your children can do in the comfort of your own backyard!  Build a bonfire.  Now is the perfect time to […]

Outdoor Activities: Franke Park

Outdoor Activities: Franke Park. As the weather turns and the days get shorter it is more important than ever for us to make getting outside into the fresh air a priority for us and our children, taking care of our physical and mental health.  Fortunately for us living in the Fort Wayne area, there are […]

Understanding the Trials of Life through Nature’s Cycles

Understanding the Trials of Life through Nature’s Cycles  Of all the lessons taught in life, why we must go through necessary trials is one of the hardest lessons to both teach and learn. Especially recently, it is easy to look around and say: “Is this really necessary?” and “Can we ever recover from this?” The […]

Comcast Cares Day

#ComcastCaresDay   Where: AEP Foundation Nature Explore Classroom, 15011 Coldwater Road, Cedar Canyon Elementary When: April 21st – 8:00 am – 12:30 pm (may register up to 9:00 am)   Grab your friends and family and come out to Comcast Cares Day! This event, started in 2001 by Comcast and participated in around the world, brings […]


A Global Giving Movement #GivingTuesday November 28, 2017 #GivingTuesday follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and it’s the official kick-off to the charitable season! With that being said, Trees Indiana would like to ask you to keep us in mind if you’re considering giving back this holiday season. Our fundraising goal is $3,000. Why should […]