Green Scene Highlights 50 Years of the Outdoor Lab

In this week’s episode, Green Scene celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Outdoor Lab. Take a look back at 50 years on educating Arlington students with footage from the 80s, 90s, 200s and today.

The Outdoor Lab was established in 1967 by Dr. Phoebe Hall Knipling for Arlington students to learn about and experience the wonders of science and nature in a hands-on outdoor classroom. Located in Fauquier County, the Outdoor Lab is managed by the Arlington Outdoor Education Association (AOEA) in partnership with Arlington Public Schools.

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