Children and the outdoors go hand-in-hand. Or at least they used to. Today too many children spend their childhood indoors watching a screen. Studies show that getting kids outside not only improves their physical well-being, it also works wonders on their psychological health, improves their academic skills, and even helps those with ADHD.
In our every deliberation, Dahlem considers the stewardship of our land. During the last few years, staff and volunteers at Dahlem have worked tirelessly to remove non-native invasive plants, with an eye toward restoring native habitats.