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CONSULT THE NHS 2017 SUMMER UPDATE NEWSLETTER FOR MORE INFORMATION

Slide Show, Talk and Take a Hike

Edward Von der Porten, foremost authority on Sir Francis Drake’s

1579 landfall in Marin, will present a slideshow and talk on the

subject, after which he will lead a hike to the National Historic

Landmark at Drake’s Cove on Saturday

September 16, 2017.

We will convene in the Bear Valley

Visitors’ Center Theater at 11am for Mr. Von der Porten’s

hour-long presentation, after which guests will drive to

Drake’s Beach for a picnic lunch and 1.24 mile hike at low

tide with Mr. Von der Porten to the site of his encampment

and the National Historic Landmark.

If you would like to join us for this unique

opportunity, mail a check for $10 payable

to NHS and for “DRAKE” to

Nicasio Historical Society

P O Box 111

Nicasio, CA 94946

(Limited to the first 30 people who reserve.)