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Local Seasonal and Organic Food

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Our speaker on Monday, September 7 will be Drew Harwell who is a naturalist, educator and organic gardener. He has a BA from Prescott College in Environmental Restoration and was trained in nature awareness and regenerative design at the Regenerative Design Institute. He is the garden manager of the Common Ground Demonstration Garden and chef […]

The Solar System and Cosmology

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Our guest speaker and guide for August is Joe Jordan, he has dedicated his life to astronomical research, science education, and new ways of generating power. His formal education started at Oberlin University with a major in physics, and continued at UC Santa Cruz with his Masters Degree in Oceanography/Computer Science. Joe has worked for […]

Nature Up Close with Jack Laws

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Exploring a Sense of Place is excited to present an evening with Jack Laws, a naturalist, educator and artist. You are guaranteed to leave this evening feeling inspired. Monday, November 30 6:45 – 7 p.m. Registration & Refreshments 7 – 9 p.m. Program Conexions Center, 1023 Corporation Way, Palo Alto, CA 94303 $20 advance registration […]

Tracks, Tales and Trails with Wendolyn Bird

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Tracks, Tales and Trails with Wendolyn Bird by: Laurel Smith, Exploring a Sense of Place coordinator Saturday November 21, 9:45am-12pm Are you a parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle, neighbor, friend, or caregiver who wants to make a positive impact on a child in your life? Exploring a Sense of Place is delighted to offer an exploration […]

Our Program

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Our yearlong course consists of one Saturday Exploration and one Monday Enrichment Evening per month. The evening speakers prepare us for the Saturday explorations where we go out in small groups into our bioregion, with a concentration on our own watershed. While we provide wonderful guides and materials, these explorations are designed for each person […]

Three-Day Training in June, 2009

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Three-Day Training in June, 2009 Tunitas Creek Ranch near Half Moon Bay will open its farm for 20 participants June 19 – 21, 2009. The goal of the training program is for participants to: Be inspired to create their own exploration of the place where they live Experience explorations of place in this ecosystem as […]