February Book Circle: Braiding Sweetgrass
by Women's History Month Speaker Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer
Date & Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Drawing on her life as an indigenous scientist, a mother, and a woman, Dr. Kimmerer shows how other living beings—asters and goldenrod, strawberries and squash, salamanders, algae, and sweetgrass—offer us gifts and lessons, even if we’ve forgotten how to hear their voices. In a rich braid of reflections that range from the creation of Turtle Island to the forces that threaten its flourishing today, she circles toward a central argument: that the awakening of a wider ecological consciousness requires the acknowledgment and celebration of our reciprocal relationship with the rest of the living world.