Brisbane Transparent Lab: SLQ – Connected by nature


Brisbane Transparent Lab: State Library Queensland Connected by nature
Type: Talk
Topic: Conversation with Richard Louv about nature
Date: Monday, 24th February, 2014
Time: 5-7pm
Venue: State Library Queensland, Stanley Place, Southbank, Brisbane
Entry Fee: $15
Details: Richard Louv, international speaker and author of Last Child in the Woods and The Nature Principle, will discuss the social, mental, physical and ultimately conservation benefits of human connection with nature. Supported by groundbreaking research, anecdotal evidence, and compelling personal stories, Louv identifies seven basic concepts that can help us reshape our lives. By tapping into the restorative powers of nature, we can boost mental acuity and creativity; promote health and wellness; build smarter and more sustainable businesses, communities, and economies; and ultimately strengthen human bonds.