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Great Outdoor Weekend kicks off

CINCINNATI, Ohio (FOX19) - The Great Outdoor Weekend will start this weekend during the Leave No Child Inside statewide Call to Action Rally.

The Leave No Child Inside statewide Call to Action Rally is a campaign to educate the community about the benefits of being outdoors.

The Great Outdoor Weekend will be offering over 70 nature programs all over the tri-state for free. Over 40 environmentally-based organizations will participate including the Hamilton County Park District, Cincinnati Nature Center, Boone County Arboretum, and Rumpke Recycling.

Before this Ohio Governor Ted Strickland, Cincinnati Mayor Mark Mallory and other mayors from majors cities will sign have signed proclamations in support of the new Ohio Children's Outdoor Bill of Rights.

For more information please go to www.CincyGreatOutdoorWeekend.org

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