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Annual General Meeting

[ November 28, 2017; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Notice of Annual General Meeting
Tuesday 28th November 2017 at 6:45pm for 7:00pm
Council Chambers, Dunbar Town House, High Street, Dunbar
 Agenda
(i) Report of year’s activities
(ii) Filling any vacancies on Council[1]
(iii) Other competent business
 Non-members will be warmly welcomed and after the AGM business – at 7:30pm in the Community Room – Craig Pritchett will give an illustrated talk […]

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Autumn 2017 Newsletter

The articles in the Summer 2017 issue of the Friends Newsletter include:

Notice of Annual General Meeting
The Wonders of Geology
John Muir and William Keith: Kindred Souls – a Friends’ Exhibition
How the Keith-Muir friendship started and grew
Sherida Bush leaves JMA Board
John Muir’s Birthplace – News
Membership News

For the complete contents of this newsletter please see FoJMB Newsletter #38, Autumn 2017.

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John Muir and Geology Exhibition

[ July 30, 2017 to October 5, 2017. ] The second Friends’ exhibition of 2017, ‘John Muir & Geology’, runs in the Birthplace from July 30th until October 5th and explores John Muir’s passion for geology and the role this played in his own adventures and discoveries.

In addition to the 8 exhibition panels and the display case contents, Ross Combe has also commissioned a […]

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Summer 2017 Newsletter

The articles in the Summer 2017 issue of the Friends Newsletter include:

Friends’ Exhibition: 125 Years of the Sierra Club
Friends’ Exhibition: John Muir & Geology
The Artistic Expressions of John Muir
Dunbar Rowing Club first to row the John Muir Way
New John Muir’s Birthplace Website
Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence
Visitor Book Comments
New Interactive Touchscreen
Local Museums – What’s On
Membership News

For the complete […]

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Spring 2017 Newsletter

The articles in the Spring 2017 issue of the Friends Newsletter include:

Annual General Meeting – Convener’s Report
Celebrating 125 Years of the Sierra Club
Jamie Hinrichs
Membership News

For the complete contents of this newsletter please see FoJMB Newsletter #36, Spring 2017 or go to the next page for the Scribd version.

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The Artistic Expressions of John Muir

[ May 13, 2017; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]  ‘The Artistic Expressions of John Muir’
A talk by
Michael Wurtz
at
Dunbar Town House – Saturday 13 May
beginning at 7.00pm but come along from 6.30pm[1]
 

Mike is Head of Special Collections at the University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA., and one of his principal roles is as curator of the John Muir Papers and over a dozen Muir related […]

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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

For the complete contents of the newsletter see FoJMB Newsletter […]

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