Naturalist Book Club
February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
NATURALIST BOOK CLUB
February 24th, 2019- 7pm
China Camp Village Museum
Join Friends of China Camp for February’s book selection:
Life Everlasting (The Animal Way of Death) by Bernd Heinrich
How does the animal world deal with death? And what ecological and spiritual lessons can we learn from examining this? Bernd Heinrich has long been fascinated by these questions, and when a good friend with a terminal illness asked if he might have his “green burial” at Heinrich’s hunting camp in Maine, it inspired the acclaimed biologist and author to investigate. Life Everlasting is the fruit of those investigations, illuminating what happens to animals great and small after death.
From beetles to bald eagles, ravens to wolves, Heinrich reveals the fascinating and mostly hidden post-death world that occurs around us con
stantly, while examining the ancient and important role we too play as scavengers, connecting death to life. (Exerp by Amazon.com)
When: Sunday, February 24th, 2019
Meeting Place: China Camp Village Museum, China Camp State Park
Please RSVP to email@example.com or (415)456-0766
Please bring warm clothing, water and snacks.