Member Spotlight:


Laura Sloan Manager of Docent and Access Programs Rubin Museum of Art

Laura Sloan is the Manager of Docent and Access Programs at the Rubin Museum of Art. She completed her M.A. in Museum Studies from The City College of New York and has been involved with the Rubin since 2011. She is interested in ways that museums can be engaging and restorative spaces for people of all abilities. Laura manages monthly Access programs for visitors with Alzheimer's/Dementia and their caregivers, tours for visitors who are blind or have low vision, and monthly tours and programs for seniors. Laura recruits and trains museum educators ensuring that they have everything they need to lead incredible tours at the museum including ongoing trainings and professional developments.

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Early Childhood + Outdoor Education Peer Group Meeting

Where: Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy Environmental Education Center
111 Plymouth St
Brooklyn, NY

When:5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Science, Nature + Outdoor Programming for Young Children

Make way for Spring! Join us for a tour and conversation about science, nature, and outdoor programming in early childhood at Brooklyn Bridge Park, co-hosted by NYCMER peer groups for Early Childhood and Outdoor Education.


Education Coordinator Lhana Ormenyi and Lead Environmental Educator Christina Tobitsch will introduce the onsite Environmental Education Center, providing opportunities for hands-on learning for young children through classes and drop-in open hours for families.  


We will explore the implementation of place-based education, inviting attendees to share their own experiences with program development, related challenges, and potential goals.


Please RSVP to Early Childhood Peer Group Coordinator, Laura Kujo (

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