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Bald Eagle on Nadu Harbour

  We all had our own reasons for going to Haida Gwaii. Of course it was the On Root Project that brought us here, a one week artist residency designed to introduce us to the damaging affects of industrial logging … Continue reading

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Being Human: consciousness 101

Being Human: Consciousness 101 Tuesday Evenings October 17, 24, 30 6:30-8:30pm Location: Kelowna Cost: $200 Contact: Lori Mairs milkcarton04@yahoo.ca Family drama? Relationship patterns? Roommates and workmates that seem to re-appear in brand new bodies even when you change jobs and … Continue reading

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Talking To Trees (October 2017)

 Wednesday evenings October 11, 18, 25, and Monday, Oct. 30 6:30-8:30pm Location: Kelowna  Cost: $200 Contact: Lori Mairs milkcarton04@yahoo.ca We talk about ‘saving the environment’ as if we’re not a part of it. Dr Suzanne Simard (How Trees Talk To … Continue reading

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The City Woodhaven

Well, I’ve landed, and landed well. I dropped into mature pines, beautiful gardens, a quarter acre of land and right in the city. Who would have thought? Yep, I can hear sirens and a little traffic, mostly on nights there’s … Continue reading

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There’s So Much To Know

After a strange and difficult morning I attended the convocation at UBC Okanagan where Alex Janvier was awarded an honorary doctorate. If you’re Canadian and don’t know his work I strongly suggest you google it. He’s a brilliant artist and … Continue reading

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Talking To Trees 3

Talking To Trees 3 negotiating the space between humans and the more-than-human world Wednesday evenings June 14, 21, 28, July 5 6-8:00pm Location: 4711 Raymer Road, Kelowna, BC Cost: $200 Contact: Lori Mairs milkcarton04@yahoo.ca We talk about ‘saving the environment’ as … Continue reading

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Talking To Trees 2

Talking To Trees 2 negotiating the wuzzy line between humans and the more-than-human world Tuesday evenings June 6, 13, 20, 27 6-8:00pm Location: 4711 Raymer Road, Kelowna, BC Cost: $200 Contact: Lori Mairs milkcarton04@yahoo.ca Notice how we talk about ‘saving the … Continue reading

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