King Sequoia and Wild Suburbia at the South Pasadena Public Library

Monday Oct 10 2016   7:00 PM
South Pasadena Public Library Community Room  1100 Oxley St, South Pasadena, CA  map

In this special double bill, join authors Barbara Eisenstein (Wild Suburbia) and William C. Tweed (King Sequoia) for an evening of lively botanical and arboreal discussion. Free and open to the public.

William C. Tweed

William C. Tweed brings humans closer to nature using the knowledge and skills he developed during thirty years as a chief naturalist, historian, and writer with the National Park Service. His published works include Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Parks: The Story Behind the Scenery (KC Publications, 1980); Challenge of the Big Trees: A Resource History of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks (coauthored with Larry Dilsaver, Sequoia Naturalist History Association, 1990); Death Valley and the Northern Mojave: A Visitor’s Guide (coauthored with Lauren Davis, Cachuma Press, 2003); and Uncertain Path: A Search for the Future of National Parks (University of California Press, 2010). Tweed makes his home in Bend, Oregon.

Barbara Eisenstein

Barbara Eisenstein is a research associate and former horticultural outreach coordinator at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden in Claremont, California. She is the horticultural chair of the San Gabriel Mountains chapter of the California Native Plant Society.