January 22-25: Participated at the Eco-Farm Conference at Asilomar, Pacific Grove.
February: On-going work on “Green Cycle,” writings & work at Esalen organic gardens.
March 14-16: “We Are Water” Retreat: Held at Hastings Preserve in collaboration with Paola Berthoin of Passion for Place. We celebrated our connection with water, hiked the land, read poetry, performed ceremonies, created land art at Carmel River, and danced under the light of the full moon. We also honored the International Day of Action for Rivers.
March 21: Celebration of the Spring Equinox in Carmel Valley.
April 18: Participated at Monterey Peninsula College’s first annual poetry reading.
April 19: Participated at Earth Day event at Pacific Grove Community Gardens & Sustainable PG.
April 22: Participated at the Earth Day/ Green Drinks Event at Earthbound Farms, sponsored by the Sustainability Academy.
May: Completed film, “Green Cycle,” a documentary on the life cycle of food in Monterey County. Will be releasing and showing film in venues in Monterey County.
June 8: Celebrated World Oceans Day in Monterey, CA.
June 21: Summer Solstice Event at Carmel Beach: Ritual & celebration of light. Community potluck.
September 21: Celebration of Fall Equinox & World Rivers Day.