THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CALIFORNIA FARMLAND AND CLIMATE CHANGE
There is no shortage of discussion surrounding climate change these days. Did you know that keeping land in agricultural use can be a tool in the toolbox to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions? Learn more about this strategy, key funding in California and how the Shasta Land Trust's work fits into the larger picture.
Conservation is happening all around the country in the most innovative ways. This month staff at the Shasta Land Trust were able to attend the Land Trust Alliance Rally Conference in North Carolina. Read more about what they learned, the significance of accreditation, and major themes discussed.
Food & the Future of Downtown
Featuring the Art of Making Sourdough
Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 from 11:00am - 2:00pm
Dive in hands first into the exploration of food and the future of downtown. Nick von Beroldigen will guide you through the process of making classic sourdough bread from scratch in Sizzle's Kitchen, a spacious commissary kitchen. While the bread bakes, enjoy a catered lunch by Furnari Sausage Company during an interactive program curated by Rachel Hatch, Program Officer for The McConnell Foundation. Hear about important movements in Redding's food history and meet some of the "makers" involved in local small-batch food production. No experience is needed - all baking supplies will be provided including a sourdough starter.
Ticket price $50.
Hosts: Sizzle's Kitchen, Nick von Beroldigen, Aaron & Rachel Hatch
Cork & Canvas Paint Night
Friday, November 15th, 2019 from 6:00pm - 9:00pm
It's fun art, not fine art! Invite your friends, sip delicious wine, and find your creative side by following simple painting instruction with a local artist in the tasting room at Burnsini Vineyards. You'll leave with a one-of-a-kind acrylic canvas painting. No experience necessary. Materials will be provided along with tasty appetizers and wine, of course!
Ticket price $40.
Hosts: Burnsini Vineyards, Katie Davidson, Sara Sundquist, Brandi Greene & Deb Townsend
Help Us Stuff Some Envelopes with our Fall Update Letter!
Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Help us spread the word of the amazing work you have made happen!
Shasta Land Trust is in need of volunteers to help us assemble and send out letters to everyone on our mailing list. This is a great way to get involved in volunteer work and help us spread the message of the importance of conservation in our community.