A series of public listening sessions are planned to gather public opinion about what’s needed to reconnect Americans with the Great Outdoors.  The sessions are part of President Barack Obama’s America’s Great Outdoors Initiative.

On Friday, June 25 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis, MD (801 Chase St.), a session will occur from noon to 4:30 p.m. To register (by June 22), CLICK HERE to email your name.

On Monday, June 28 at the Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site in Charleston, SC (1500 Old Towne Rd), a session will occur from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., EDT.  To register (by June 24), CLICK HERE.

On Thursday, July 1 at Franklin High School in Seattle, WA (3013 S. Mt. Baker Blvd), a session will occur from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., PDT.  To register (by June 28), CLICK HERE to email your name.

On Thursday, July 8 at Occidental College in Los Angeles, CA (1600 Campus Rd), a session will convene from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., PDT.  To register (by July 1), CLICK HERE to email your name and name of your organization.

These events are free and open to the public and every effort will be made to accommodate everyone.  For more about these programs, CLICK HERE.

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