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February 2020

Naturalist Book Club

February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

February 23rd 

Naturalist Book Club

Join us as we discuss John Marzluff ’s captivating book- In the Company of Crows and Ravens

From the cave walls at Lascaux to the last painting by Van Gogh, from the works of Shakespeare to those of Mark Twain, there is clear evidence that crows and ravens influence human culture. Yet this influence is not unidirectional, say the authors  of this fascinating book: people profoundly influence crow culture, ecology, and evolution as well. Examining the often surprising ways that crows and humans interact, John Marzluff and Tony Angell contend that those interactions reflect a process of “cultural coevolution.” They offer a challenging new view of the human-crow dynamic—a view that may change our thinking not only about crows but also about ourselves… As the authors state in their preface: “Crows and people share similar traits and social strategies. To a surprising extent, to know the crow is to know ourselves.”

Excerpt from Amazon.com

Join us for a lively discussion of this fascinating book.

 

Date: February 23rd 

Time: 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Location: China Camp Village Museum, China Camp State Park

100 China Camp Village, San Rafael CA 94901

 

Space is limited and reservations are required.

To reserve, send email to:

chinacamp.programs@gmail.com or call (415) 456-0766.

Include your name, the number of seats you need, and your phone #.

We will reply to confirm your reservation.

Cancellation announcements will be posted on the FOCC website homepage.

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Date:
February 23
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

April 2020

ROAD& TRAIL CLOSURE-Marin 1/2 Marathon

April 26 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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April 26 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

On April 26th 2020 San Pedro Road from will be closed from the Back Ranch Meadows kiosk past Biscayne Drive from 7:30am to 11:30am due to the Marin 1/2 Marathon, 10k & 5k.

The entire Shoreline Trail will also experience unusually heavy foot traffic during the event.

Please go to marinmarathon.com for more information about this event.

Below is a map of the event course.

 

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Date:
April 26
Time:
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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