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Dream Tending—the unique approach to dreamwork developed by Dr. Stephen Aizenstat—regards dreams as present, living realities that can be engaged with and learned from in order to evoke both the inner scape of self and the dreamscape of the world.
The latest series of exhibits featuring seldom-seen highlights from the Anthropology collections. Two rare items featured are a Lakota Winter Count depicting significant events in the years 1798-99 through 1904-05, and a unique Cheyenne coat painted with depictions of a horse raid. They are joined by many colorful beaded bags, moccasins and other artifacts from the 19th and early 20th centuries. See webside for further schedule details.
SHARKS...Bite Size showcases some of the smaller sharks found in the Santa Barbara Channel. come face-to-face with these marine predators and visit them at the touch pool. Learn facts about their struggle for survival and the impact humans have on sharks, the oceans and our planet.
What is the Pacific Flyway? The Pacific Flyway is an aerial superhighway stretching nearly 10,000 miles from Alaska to Patagonia. It encompasses fewer U.S. states and more Globally-Important Bird Areas than any of the other three flyways in North America.
This 2 day course is a great way to find out more about permaculture in action and how you can integrate sustainable living skills into your life & community. This will provide an opportunity to actively learn about the principles & ethics of Permaculture & see working examples of permaculture.
Shop for seasonal local ingredients and learn how to use them to easily create delicious gourmet meals. Our hands-on cooking class is followed by a shared feast paired with wines. Please call ahead or visit website to see the day's menu.
This month’s speaker, Ted Gostin, speaks on the topic of “brick walls”, that is, a research problem that just can’t seem to be solved. His lecture reviews three cases studies where brick walls were successfully overcome, and from those experiences draws out a series of research strategies.
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