Wild Gift to host Welcome BBQ for new Leaders with speaker Roderick Nash, author of "Wilderness and the American Mind"
On August 27, at 6pm, Backwoods Mountain Sports and local nonprofit Wild Gift will host speaker Roderick Nash, author of “Wilderness and the American Mind”. Professor Emeritus of History and Environmental Studies at the University of California Santa Barbara, his book has been hailed as “the book of Genesis for Environmentalists”, and Outside Magazine included it in their list of “books that changed our world”.
In addition, you will learn more about Wild Gift. Inspired by wilderness, Wild Gift empowers “better world entrepreneurs” who are helping to change the world. Meet and greet the leaders, who are returning from a 2-week backpacking trip, and learn about their proposed sustainable projects.
Come join us for this community event and enjoy a wonderful BBQ dinner.
What: Community BBQ
Where: Backwoods Mountain Sports
When: August 27, 6pm