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NEW! Book Club in the Park

March 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Announcing! A New Book Club for Nature-Lovers:


Join us at this monthly gathering at the China Camp Village museum led by seasoned naturalist Harold Hirsch. March’s engaging selection will be The Natural Navigator by Tristan Gooley. We’ll gather to share the wondrous information revealed in this book. 



This month we will be reading  The Natural Navigator by Tristan Gooley


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: Saturday, March 24th 2018

Time: 4pm-5:30pm

Meeting Place: Village Museum, China Camp State Park, 100 Village Rd, San Rafael CA 94901



Please RSVP to chinacamp.programs@gmail.com or (415)488-5161. Please include the number of guests attending.

We will meet at the China Camp Village Museum, 100 Village Rd, San Rafael CA 94901. Please bring warm clothing, water and snacks. 


March 24
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm