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Winter Registration Dates

All registrations open at 10:30 am

$500+ donor Registration: December 2
Member Registration: December 3
General Registration: December 10

Early Bird Pricing Dec. 2 through Dec. 16:

  • $10 off one-session classes
  • $20 off classes that are two to six sessions
  • $35 off classes that are eight sessions or more

Early bird pricing will automatically apply at checkout. 

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Writing Nature

All Levels | In this class, we’ll take an exploratory approach to both environmental writing and nature writing while developing skills to evoke place and describe the natural world. During the first half of the course, various approaches to nature…

Course Type: 10 Sessions  |   Instructor: John Farnswoth

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Start Date: 01/08/2020 – 7:10 PM
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John Farnswoth

John Farnsworth retired from the faculty of Santa Clara University, where his chair was in Environmental Writing and Literature. Through the Comstock Publishing Associates imprint of Cornell University Press, he recently published Coves of Departure: Field Notes from the Sea of Cortez. His next book, The Far Side of Solitude: Notes from the Field will be released by Cornell in the spring of 2020.

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