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Real Life ALC Presents NaturePlay and Peter Gray

April 30 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

We're presenting a screening of the film NaturePlay, after which a panel discussion with the filmmakers and Dr. Peter Gray.


Join Real Life ALC, Tampa for a fabulous, information and fun filled evening!

We are presenting a screening of the film NaturePlay, with a panel discussion afterward with the filmmakers and Dr. Peter Gray. David Martin has collaborated with us to help make happen.

NaturePlay trailer:

Who is Dr. Peter Gray?

Dr. Peter Gray is a research psychologist at Boston College and author of Free to Learn. He is best known for his research concerned with children’s natural ways of learning and the role of play in children’s development.

A TEDx talk Dr. Gray gave about the decline of play:

His blog at Psychology Today:

He recently started the Alliance for Self-Directed Education with other collaborators. He explains in this video:


We are asking donations of $15 per ticket for this event to help cover costs. There are also some scholarships available for this event, and nobody will be turned away for lack of funds. However, reservations are required. Please email for information on scholarships and sliding scale.

We are seeking sponsors! Sponsors help to ensure we can cover all costs for this event, and you will be acknowledged with much gratitude in all promotional materials at the event, as well as encouraged to promote your company by placing literature and other information on a table at the event.

Diamond Sponsor- $1000, includes 20 tickets
Platinum Sponsor- $500, includes 10 tickets
Gold Sponsor- $250, includes 6 tickets
Ruby Sponsor- $100, includes 4 tickets

Thank you, and we look forward to seeing you there!


April 30
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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David Falk Theater, University of Tampa
428 West Kennedy Blvd
Tampa, FL 33606 United States
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