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Events

Photo talk & book signing: Claude Fiddler’s Inside the High Sierra

Stop in at the Mono Lake Committee Theater & Gallery to meet prominent Sierra climber and renowned photographer Claude Fiddler, and learn more about his experiences in the Sierra and his photography techniques. Claude’s newest book of photography Inside the High Sierra will be available to purchase in our bookstore, and there will be an opportunity to get it signed. Details Date: Friday, July 15, 2022, 4:30--6:30pm Location: Mono Lake Committee Information Center & Bookstore in Lee Vining (51365 Highway 395) Price: Free and open to the public More information: Contact Lily Pastel at (760) 647-6595 Top photo courtesy of…

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Artist reception: Tom Killion’s High Sierra

Join artist Tom Killion for the closing reception of "Tom Killion's High Sierra" show in the gallery at the Mono Lake Committee Information Center & Bookstore. See a large selection of High Sierra prints, framed and unframed, meet the artist, and learn about his Japanese-style woodcut printmaking. Tom will be signing books and proceeds benefit the Mono Lake Committee. Select prints and an assortment of giclée reproductions are available for purchase. Portions of this event will take place outdoors; please come prepared. Details Date: Saturday, July 23, 2022, 4:30--6:30pm Location: Mono Lake Committee Information Center & Bookstore in Lee Vining…

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Artist reception: Candida Webb’s Contrasts

Join us to welcome our incoming artist Candida Webb to the Mono Lake Committee Gallery. Candida grew up in Reno, Nevada and has drawn inspiration from the landscapes of the Sierra Nevada and high desert and the inherent contrasts of this unique region. Her paintings incorporate vibrant color and striking lines to bring the desert and mountain landscapes to expressive life.  Details Date: Friday, July 29, 2022, 4:00--6:00pm Location: Mono Lake Committee Information Center & Bookstore in Lee Vining (51365 Highway 395) Price: Free and open to the public More information: Contact Lily Pastel at (760) 647-6595 Top photo: "Boundary…

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Phalarope interpretive walk

Join phalarope researchers Ryan Carle and Kiki Tarr for an educational walk along the shore of South Tufa to learn phalarope identification and about conservation efforts at Mono Lake and globally. This two-hour walk is less than half a mile, appropriate for all age groups, and free. Bring binoculars (if you have them), sun protection, and water. Meet at the South Tufa Overflow lot, located about 1/2 mile West of South Tufa off Test Station Road. Space is limited—sign up here. Details Date: Saturday, July 30, 2022, 9:00--11:00am Location: South Tufa Overflow lot, located about 1/2 mile West of South…

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