Blog

#EquipTheKids Campaign Launch!

The modern child spends less time playing outdoors than any previous generation, instead spending about 7.5 hours a day in front of screens – which can make them “moody, crazy, and lazy”. Programming that re-connects youth with their natural environment can have benefits that last a lifetime. Nature-based education has been shown to keep children healthier, […]

Read More

We Got Retrofitted!

As part of NB Power’s Home Insulation Energy Savings Program (HIESP), the Lodge at our Glassville demonstration site was recently retrofitted to increase our energy efficiency. The program currently offers rebates to customers who undergo an auditing process and perform the appropriate alterations to their homes, to help subsidize the retrofitting costs. Falls Brook Centre has […]

Read More

Free School Workshop Registration is OPEN

We are welcoming any and all workshop presenters to register their ideas for this year’s 8th Annual Free School! Please use the form below to submit your workshop proposals (you can also find it here). For more information on our workshop themes, visit our Free School page. The deadline to submit proposals is May 20, […]

Read More

Logo Design Competition!

***UPDATE: Deadline extended – get your entries in by April 29, 2016 at 5pm AST!!*** Falls Brook Centre is hosting our 8th Annual Free School on July 16 & 17, 2016, and we need a logo! Free School is a two-day knowledge sharing festival, where communities can come together to learn from each other. Our philosophy […]

Read More

Local communities working together, to create and celebrate a world with strong relationships, a healthy natural environment, and vibrant local economies.