The Pioneer December 2013 Vol. 44, No. 4 - Page 14

Events & Workshops America’s Two-Headed Pig December 8 2:30 PM, Parlor Are you interested in food, agriculture, and animal health? Join USNF member Leah Dunham to discuss her new book, America's Two-Headed Pig. Leah will help you connect the dots between changing farm practices and unusual animal ailments as witnessed by her father over his 39-year career as a farm veterinarian. For more information, contact Adult Ed coordinator Rich West at rwest@periodyssey.com. Climate Action Book Group 4th Mondays Starting in January Carolyn Baker’s Navigating the Coming Chaos addresses the paralysis, denial and deep dismay we experience in the face of our current environmental crisis. It offers insights, questions and exercises that draw from broad cultural sources and offers opportunity for discussion and mutual support. The group will meet the fourth Monday of each month starting January 27 through April 28, with the last meeting on Tuesday, May 26. The book costs $28.68 (with tax) and there are still 4 available. We can order more in January; please get your check or cash to Alison Bowen (268-9924; abowengoshen@aol.com) by Thursday January 9th. You also are welcome to come to the first meeting without a book and Sarah Metcalf will start with an overview. The Pioneer 14