"The extinction of a species, each one a pilgrim of four billion years of evolution, is an irreversible loss. The ending of the lines of so many creatures with whom we have traveled this far is an occasion of profound sorrow and grief." - Gary Snyder

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Join us for a ceremony to share about local names, stories, and knowledge, honor our collective grief, and reflect on our present-day relationship with our local communities and landscape. There will be a potluck meal to follow. This is a family friendly event. 


Gather at noon, ceremony will start shortly after.  Potluck will begin by 1:30pm.

What to Bring:

Please bring a small item from your home landscape (i.e. rock, leaf, fruit) for our collective altar, a potluck dish to share, and your own plate, cup, and utensils. 



Soil Born Farm is located at 2140 Chase Dr, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

There is parking available and the venue is on the American River Bike Trail.