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NEW! Book Club in the Park
April 29, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Announcing! A New Book Club for Nature-Lovers:
Join us at this monthly gathering at the China Camp led by seasoned naturalist Harold Hirsch. April’s engaging selection will be The Natural Navigator bWe’ll gather to share the wondrous information revealed in this book.
This month we will be reading The Natural Navigator b
Exerp from Goodreads.com:
Starting with a simple question – ‘Which way am I looking?’ – Tristan Gooley blends natural science, myth, folklore and the history of travel to introduce you to the rare and ancient art of finding your way using nature’s own sign-posts, from the feel of a rock to a glance at the moon.
With Tristan’s help, you’ll learn why some trees grow the way they do and how they can help you find your way in the countryside. You’ll discover how it’s possible to find north simply by looking at a puddle and how natural signs can be used to navigate on the open ocean and in the heart of the city. Wonderfully detailed and full of fascinating stories, this is a glorious exploration of a rediscovered art.
Available from your favorite bookseller or from Amazon
When: Sunday, April 29th 2018
Meeting Place: You will be notified of the meeting location when you RSVP
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or (415)488-5161. Please include the number of guests attending.Please bring warm clothing, water and snacks.