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Kuskowski, Alex.

Summary: "Cool Outdoor Arts & Crafts makes the great outdoors fun and exciting. Craft a sun-printed scarf or paint a pair of rocks. Make a terra-cotta wind chime or a beaded garden stake. This book is full of easy-to-follow steps and bright photography for every activity. Plus, it's written just for kids! Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards"--Provided by the publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 745.5 KUS

Hewitt, Ben

Summary: "Once upon a time, kids learned the most amazing and unusual things. They learned how to shelter and clothe themselves, how to use a knife and hatchet, how build a fire, tie knots, and read a compass. They learned how to spend a comfortable night in the forest without a nylon tent from REI. The Young Adventurer's Guide will teach kids everything from how to walk like a fox and see like an owl...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roost Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.083 HEW

Leonard, Brendan

Summary: With 400 strategies for engaging in the outdoors, and expert tips and tricks, The Great Outdoors: A Users Guide makes Mother Nature easier to understand than ever before. Brendan Leonard, writer, filmmaker, and outdoor adventurer, shows the reader how rewarding it can be to live life away from the computer and get outside. From mountain climbing, to skiing, sledding, and sailing, Leonard shows...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Artisan 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.54 LEO

Omoth, Tyler

Summary: Provides suggestions for different outdoor activities, including making a bird feeder, creating drawings using sidewalk chalk, and making a life-sized board game on the lawn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.5 OMO

Olsson, Helen

Summary: If you're like most kids who love the outdoors, you want to do more than go on a picnic or play in your neighborhood park. This book will teach you to hike like a pro and have lots of fun while doing it. You'll learn all the skills needed, everything from choosing a trail to basic first-aid. This book includes tips for spotting wildlife, creating a nature journal, deciding what clothes to wear...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walter Foster Publishing, an imprint of The Quarto Group 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.51 OLS

Hengel, Katherine

Summary: Cool Maps & Geocaching makes the great outdoors fun and exciting. Create your own secret cache or write in an adventure journal. This book is full of easy-to-follow steps and bright photography for every activity. Plus, it's written just for kids!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.5 HEN

Davis, Jennifer Pharr

Summary: Down and Dirty Tips and Tricks for Families on the Trail Published in partnership with the American Hiking Society, Families on Foot offers practical advice and engaging activities to make hiking even more fun for families. You'll find clever ideas and inspiration that apply to kids of all ages--from tackling diaper blowouts in the backcountry to using smartphone apps and GPS to engage...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Falcon 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.54 DAV

Walsh, Liza Gardner

Summary: Suggests outdoor activities for children to explore nature, including making mud monsters, building forts, painting rocks, and going on bug hunts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Down East Books 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796 WAL

Tornio, Stacy

Summary: "Features forty-two scavenger hunts for children and families to participate in outdoors"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Falcon 2020

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Hengel, Katherine

Summary: "Cool Parks & Trails makes the great outdoors fun and exciting. Make a magnificent walking stick or play a game of hiking bingo. Create a no-hands water holder or a bike helmet mohawk. This book is full of easy-to-follow steps and bright photography for every activity. Plus, it's written just for kids! Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards"--Provided by the publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Publishing 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.5 HEN

George, Jean Craighead

Summary: This guide to the outdoors provides advice and instructions on camping, building shelters, finding water, and cooking outdoors. Some activities may require adult supervision.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.5 George 2009

Brown, Carron

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Departures 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.5 OUT

McDougall, Peter

Summary: The ultimate guide for beach and marine activities in Barbados. Detailed descriptions and illustrations are ideal for divers, surfers and snorkelers, or anyone wanting to make the most of their time on the island and in the water.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mango Publishing Group 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.298 MCD

Powell, Consie.

Summary: Go outside and see what winter means to the earth and its animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A. Whitman & Co. 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE 508.2 Powel

Summary: A journey with Karenlie Riddering and local guides through Puerto Rico's finest attraction and idyllic countryside. See the many historic sights of Old San Juan, El Yunque (the tropical rainforest), the beaches, golf courses, the Bacardi Rum Factory, and the nightlife where casinos, night clubs and fine restaurants abound.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Kaleidoscope 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.2 INS

Abdou, Angie

Summary: "From the author of Canada Reads finalist The Bone Cage. Includes research on the shy child, parent-child bonding, social media issues, and the benefits of outdoor activity and nature immersion. Disillusioned with overly competitive organized sports and concerned about her lively daughter's growing shyness, author Angie Abdou sets herself a challenge: to hike a peak a week over the summer...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ECW Press 2021

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ABDOU, ANGIE ABD

Stagg, Phil

Summary: The Collection contains 202 waterfalls from across the state of Michigan. As most of Michigan's waterfalls are in the Upper Peninsula, this book has 201 waterfalls from the U.P. and just 1 from the Lower Peninsula. This book has about 1/3 of the waterfalls from the four book series "Waterfalls of Michigan - The definitive guide to the waterfalls of Michigan". There are 13 counties represented...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MI Falls Publishing 2017

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Drake, Jane

Summary: A treasury of outdoor-themed games and activities for each season offers scientific and historical trivia to accompany instructions for such ideas as building a sundial, making a kite, playing Spud, and observing the sky at night.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kids Can Press 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 790.1 DRA

Summary: Outside magazine guides readers to the always-exhilarating world outside. Each issue of Outside magazine features award-winning writers, stories of adventure, tips on the latest gear and advice for active travelers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mariah Publications Corp. 1980

Copies Available at Woodmere

21 available in Magazine, Call number: 2019-01/02
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Copies Available at East Bay

7 available in Magazine, Call number: 2020-01/02
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John, Jory

Summary: "The Couch Potato has everything he needs within reach of his sunken couch cushion. But when the electricity goes out, Couch Potato is forced to peel himself away from the comforts of his living room and venture outside. And when he does, he realizes fresh air and sunshine could be just the things he needs ..."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JOH

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JOH

Kimantas, John.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Whitecap 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 797.122 KIM

McConnell, Ruby

Summary: "In addition to basic outdoor skills, this entertaining guidebook includes easy camping recipes, outdoor projects including science experiments and crafts, fun activity suggestions, and inspiring stories of diverse historical and contemporary outdoorswomen (such as Arunima Sinha, the first amputee woman to summit Mount Everest; Juliette Gordon Low, founder of the Girl Scouts; and Libby Riddles,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Bigfoot 2019

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Summary: Offers the skills every young explorer should have, including how to tie knots, find secret doors, read maps, and build snow goggles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Media Lab Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796 DUC

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