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"Starquakes - A View into the Lives of Stars" Saturday May 1st @ 10:15 am via Zoom Presenter Jean McKeever, PhD, Astronomer at the Monterey Institute for Research in Astronomy (MIRA) We will explore the life cycles of stars from birth to death, and take a deep look...
Jeff Ohlson of the Carmel Valley Historical Society gives an overview of the history of Carmel Valley’s Cachagua Fire Department. This presentation takes you from its formative days of the mid-1970s to present. The presentation includes the history of the department’s founders and directors, its volunteer firefighters and their rigorous training, their fire vehicles, its legendary fundraising and community support, and major fire incidents.
Daniel Bianchetta, an internationally-published nature photographer and Esalen Institute archivist/historian, has spent more than 15 years photographing dolphins and whales with Monterey Bay Whale Watch.