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Our Community

Meet our alums at one of our public events, or schedule an individual or group creative retreat at the wild edge of Giacomini Wetlands.

Featured Alums



Elizabeth Fishel

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - Sunday, January 29, 2017
10:30 am - 12:00 pm


Fall 2016 Healing Arts Fellows Named

October 12, 2016
Three outstanding residents have been named Marion Weber Healing Arts Fellows for this fall. Andrew Boyd is a New York author, humorist and longtime veteran of creative ...
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Books by Our Alums

Jones-green collar

The Green Collar Economy

Van Jones
A New York Times bestseller, The Green Collar Economy by award-winning human rights activist and environmental leader Van Jones delivers a much-needed economic and environmental solution to today’s ...
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The Mesa Refuge updated their cover photo. ...

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The Mesa Refuge added 21 new photos to the album: Dinner with Terry Tempest Williams — at The Mesa Refuge. ...

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