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December 2016 Newsletter

The articles in the December 2016 issue of the Friends Newsletter include:

John Muir’s Birthplace – News
Notice of Annual General Meeting
Change of Financial Examiner
John Muir & America’s Best Idea
Yosemite’s LeConte Memorial Lodge Renamed
John Muir Birthplace Trust Annual Report for 2015-16
Membership News

For the complete contents of this newsletter please see FoJMB Newsletter #35, December 2016 or go to the next […]

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August 2016 Newsletter

The articles in the August 2016 issue of the Friends Newsletter include:

John Muir & America’s Best Idea
Lee Stetson walks the John Muir Way
The Spirit of John Muir by Lee Stetson
Following in John Muir’s footsteps
US links growing
Visitors to the Birthplace
Membership News

For the complete contents of this newsletter please see FoJMB Newsletter #34, August 2016 or go to the next page […]

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March 2016 Newsletter

The articles in the March 2016 issue of the Friends Newsletter include:

Annual General Meeting – Convener’s Report
Celebrating 125 Years of Yosemite National Park
Dunbar Grammar School’s Next California Visit
John Muir Birthplace Welcomes 150,000th Visitor
Ohio Rotary Team To Visit John Muir’s Birthplace
An Ingenious Whittler – John Muir the Inventor
John Muir Coast Festival
Muir Is Back and Walking His Way!
Festival […]

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November 2015 Newsletter

The articles in the November 2015 issue of the Friends Newsletter include:

Notice of Annual General Meeting
Annual Sand Sculpture Competition
The Poet Painter and Nature’s Prophet
Kindred Spirits?
Yosemite National Park – 125 years old
Where To Now?
More from Martinez
The John Muir Concert
John Muir’s Birthplace Museum – News
Meaford, Ontario – Update
Membership News

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Annual General Meeting

[ January 13, 2016; 6:45 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Notification of the Annual General Meeting appeared in FoJMB Newsletter #32. November 2015 as follows:
Notice of Annual General Meeting
Wednesday 13th January 2016
at 6.45pm for 7.00pm
Dunbar Town House Museum,
High Street, Dunbar
Agenda
(i) Report on year’s activities
(ii) Filling any vacancies on Council*
(iii) Other competent business*
Non-members will be warmly welcomed
Following the AGM there will be showing of the video
Mile, Mile […]

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July 2015 Newsletter

The July (#31) issue of the FoJMB Newsletter is now available online. Please see the Current Newsletter page for full details. The permalink for this edition is FoJMB Newsletter #31, July 2015.

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April 2015 Newsletter

The articles in the April 2015 issue of the Friends Newsletter include:

AGM 2014: Convener’s Report
A Prophet is not without honour… Historic Scotland Plaque for Birthplace
An idea, a collage and another ‘wee book’
A new edition of ‘Walking the John Muir Way’
John Muir’s ‘Alaska Book’
John Muir Association, Martinez
Meaford, Ontario
Membership News

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December 2014 Newsletter

The December (#29) issue of the FoJMB Newsletter is now available online. Please see the Current Newsletter page for full details. The permalink for this edition is FoJMB Newsletter #29, December 2014

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June 2014 Newsletter

The articles in the June 2014 issue of the Friends Newsletter include:

Forthcoming Events
John Muir Festival – Update
Official Opening of the John Muir Way – Update
John Muir at Makars’ Court
Nature’s Beloved Son
Dunbar Primary School ‘Tapestry/Collage’
John Muir and the Scottish Diaspora Tapestry
New promotional film for John Muir Award
Dunbar Primary School’s ‘A Most Unusual Boy’
John Muir at Makars’ […]

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Three Bolts from the Blue

Following Friends’ treasurer Will Collin’s talk to the Gifford Society in late February, he received a phone call from a gentleman in Gifford wishing to donate some books on the history of Dunbar and three John Muir ones to Dunbar and District History Society and Friends.  Will gratefully collected them on 17 March and was […]

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