PERFORMING ARTS DIRECTORY - Updated September 14, 2016
This page is a directory of Trinity County, CA Performing Artists: Theatre & Dance: Artists & Groups; Theatre & Dance: Businesses & Services, Musicians & Singers, Bands & Groups, Businesses & Services and Healing Arts. Visual & Literary Artist and Art Studios & Galleries, Organizations & Businesses are listed on Arts Directory Page, now known as Visual & Literary Arts Directory. I hope to help create connections between folks with similar interests and hobbies, as well as between potential students, teachers, customers, and the like. If you are looking for music, dance or gymnastics, or art instruction, please go to the Artistic Exchange Page. This directory is a work in progress and by no means a complete list. If you would like your name added, removed, or your listing edited, email me. Please use reload or refresh to get the most current version of this page, as your computer may cache on older copy.

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WENDY ARMAGNAC: (Hayfork) - Teaches drama at Hayfork High School. Singer. Previously performed with Armagnac & Rossi (jazz duo).

REBECCA BALDOCCHI: Theatre. Involved with Trinity Players.

BETTY BAUMAN: Theatre, set design & painting. Involved with Trinity Players.

GEOFFREY BEEBE: (Junction City) - Physical theatre, storytelling, clowning, masks, weaving. Musician.

JANE M. BELDEN: (530-623-5319, P.O. Box 134, Weaverville, 96093) - Theatre production, tech, graphics, set design and painting. Artist, writer, and singer. Involved with Trinity Players.

JAMIE BERRY: Theatre, props, stage manager. Involved with Trinity Players.

NATE & SHELLIE ENGLAND: Theatre. Both are involved with Trinity Players.

ANGELA GREEN: Theatre lighting design & technician. Involved with Trinity Players.

MARY HANSEN: Theatre. Involved with Trinity Players. Music teacher, musician.

MORGAN HARMOND: Theatre. Involved with Trinity Players.

MADELINE HOLVEN: Theatre, set design, costumes, makeup, props, acting coach. Involved with Trinity Players. Vocals.

NANCY & ALAN KOHL: Both are Involved with Trinity Players. NANCY: Theatre, directing. She has directed seven productions for the Trinity Players. ALAN: Theatre. 

RACHEL LAFEIN: (Weaverville) - Theatre, soundtrack design, costumes, props, set design & construction. Trinity High School drama teacher. Artist-educator. Photography.

SARA MARDON: Theatre. Involved with Trinity Players.

MICHAEL NICKERSON: Theatre, theatre teacher. Involved with Trinity Players.

A. O'KAY JUGGLER EXTRAORDINAIRE: (530-623-7058 or 707-499-5628, P.O. Box 25, Willow Creek, CA 95573) - Juggles pins, 5 balls, torches, and machetes. Available for parties, events, school assemblies, birthdays, fairs, holidays, & festivals.

MARTI & RICHARD PARACHINI: Both are involved with Trinity Players. MARTI: Theatre set construction. RICHARD: Theatre, set design & construction, sound designer & technician.

PATRICIA REID-MACGREGOR - Theatre. Involved with Trinity Players.

MARYLNN RUBI: Theatre, set design, producing. Involved with Trinity Players.

MELODYE & CHRIS SEMER: (530-628-5545, Hayfork) - Drama, theatre. Involved in Mountain Actor's Workshop. Art and art instruction. Chris has taught ceramics at Hayfork High School night school.

PAUL TYLER-CONTRERAS: (530-628-1187, Hayfork) - Musical theatre. Dance instructor: beginning jazz and other styles. Professional music DJing for events. Blues singer, guitar. He trains dogs.

DAVID VAN DENOVER: Theatre. Involved with Trinity Players.

CLAUDETTE VIELBERG: Theatre hair & wigs for many Trinity Players productions.

ROY WEIL: Theatre. Involved with Trinity Players.

KITTY WILSON: (530-628-5430, Hayfork) - Belly dancer and instructor. Has taught belly dance classes. Jump in anytime. Leader of Habibiyat Al Jabal Belly Dancing Troupe. 


SPOKEN WORD NIGHT AT THE LOFT at The Bohemian Art Loft (3304B Bechelli Lane, Redding) at 7pm on second Thursday each month. An evening for serious poets, writers, playwrights, storytellers, comedians, and actors of all genres. No censorship. Audience welcome. Donations accepted. Refreshments. Second Wednesday each month. More info or to confirm: call 530-229-7818.

OUR SPACE THURSDAY LITERARY NIGHT at Our Space Gallery & Working Studio (555 Main Street Suite C, door faces Highway 3). Gathering begins at 5:15pm; presentation is 5:30-7pm, with an intermission for delicious snacks, served by OurSpace. Event is free to the public. Come and enjoy! More info: call Pam or Elizabeth at 778-3135 or 739-0626. Third Thursday each month.

(530-229-1084 or 530-356-8034, Lewiston) - Natasha Kuyper is a dance instructor in tap, jazz, ballet, and acrobatics. She offers dance classes at Lewiston Community Center, based on the interests of her clients. Ages 3 to adult. Call for info on class times, fees, and type of dance.

MOUNTAIN ACTORS WORKSHOP: (Melodye and Chris Semer: 530-628-5545 or 530-628-4475, Hayfork) - Live theatre group based in Hayfork area that meets first Tuesday each month at Hayfork Community Center at 6:30pm (call to confirm!). The old Hayfork Theater building was donated to MAW. They are looking for folks who would like to donate time, labor, money, or ? towards the future remodeling effort.

REDBUD THEATRE: (530-629-2354 or 530-629-2497, Salyer/Willow Creek) - Live theatre venue behind Cinnabar Sam's on Highway 299. 

REDDING CITY MUSICAL THEATRE COMPANY: (1726 Market Street, Redding, CA 96001, 530-515-3262). More info: call Diana Christensen at 515-3262.

TRINITY ALPS PERFORMING ARTS CENTER: Upcoming and past events, purchase tickets, map & directions, reviews, gallery, booking info, how to donate, and contact information.

TRINITY JAZZ CLUB: The Trinity Jazz Club was founded to help promote and preserve traditional, swing, and Latin jazz music education in Trinity County; and to provide Trinity County residents the opportunity to hear quality jazz. May be on hiatus?

TRINITY PLAYERS: (Jim French, Board President, 530-623-8695, P.O. Box 453, Weaverville, 96093) - Live theatre group based in Weaverville area. Board meets on first and third Thursdays at 5:15pm at Trinity Alps Performing Arts Center in Weaverville.

TRINITY SCHOOL OF DANCE at White Wolf Gym: (Diana, 530-623-9214) - In the past they have offered weekly classes in Jazz/Hip Hop; Jazz/Ballet; Ballet/Lyrical; and Mommy, Daddy, and Me Dance & Movement Classes for pre-kindergarten children & their parents. Trinity County Arts Council received a First 5 Commission grant to offer these classes. More info: call TCAC at 623-2760 or White Wolf Gym at 530-623-0014.

WHITE TIGER KARATE: (Jesse Reiter, Owner-Instructor; Randy Bashaw, Senior Instructor; 623-2900, Weaverville) - Forms, self defense, weapons, sparring, seminars, Lion Dance, and tournaments.

"Music is your own experience, your thoughts, your wisdom.  If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn."  ~Charlie Parker  

If you are looking for music instruction, please see Music Instruction & Services on Artistic Exchange Page.

TAYLOR ASIONG AGLIPAY: (503-720-7457, Weaverville, CA) - Guitars, banjo, mandolin, fiddle, bass, piano, keyboards, accordion, harmonica, saxophones, clarinet, flute, drums, percussion, jaw harp, vocals, and more. Locally, he performs with Buckhorn Mountain Stompers, Rainy Day Picnic, Weaverville Community Band and occasionally with Sabor, a Latin Jazz group. Taylor is or has been a full time member of many musical projects including: MarchFourth Marching Band, ManHandel, SaQi, The Getbacks, Uprite Dub Orchestra, The Streakin' Healys, The Beevils, The Un, Nemesis Theory, The Monkey-Banana Band, Peevish, OE40, Schottenfreud, EsEn. He has also sat in and/or recorded for many others, too numerous to mention (see website). He teaches music lessons in saxophone, guitar, bass, clarinet, flute, and piano/keyboards. First lesson is free! He is a certified band instrument repair technician. Read Taylor's full bio.

DANYEL AGLIPAY: (Weaverville, CA) - Fiddle, hand percussion. Locally, she performs with Buckhorn Mountain Stompers, Rainy Day Picnic, and Weaverville Community Chorus and occasionally with Weaverville Community Band

SUSAN ALEXANDER: Recorder. Performs with The Manzanita Chamber Ensemble.

DIANA ALLISON: (530-623-5281, Weaverville) - Piano and keyboards.

EDDIE ANDERSON: (530-266-3813, Trinity Center, CA) - Electric bass. Interested in playing swing, country, blues, classic rock and possibly other genres, and interested in forming or joining a band that wants to actively play gigs. 50 years of experience playing, professional musician with professional equipment.

RACHEL ANDERSON: (530-628-4579 or contact me, Hayfork) - Clawhammer banjo, ukulele, guitar. Performs with David Menefee. Previously performed with All Wheel Drive, The Mostly Stringband, and with Audrey Steele.

WENDY ARMAGNAC: (Hayfork) - Singer. Previously performed with Armagnac & Rossi (jazz duo). Teaches drama at Hayfork High School.

HUGH ASHLEY: (Trinity Center) - Harmonica. Performs with Second Story.

KENNETH BALDWIN: (Douglas City) - Hand drums. Artist.

GEOFFREY BEEBE: (Bottle of Ink, 530-623-2323)- Hurdy Gurdy, hammered dulcimer. Physical theatre, storytelling, clowning, masks, weaving. Artist.

JANE M. BELDEN: (530-623-5319, P.O. Box 134, Weaverville, 96093) - Singer. Writer, artist, theatre. Writes "Trinity Lively Arts" column in Trinity Journal.

CINDY BORUFF: (530-628-5468, Hayfork, CA) - Piano, guitar, standup bass, Irish/tin whistle, and vocals. Music lessons in piano, guitar, violin, band instruments, Irish/tin whistle, voice, performance, music theory. Classes held in Hayfork, Weaverville, and Lewiston. State of California Credentialed teacher, retired.

MIKE BOURG: (Oregon Mountain area) - Drums, percussion. Performs with Second Story. Previously performed with Trespass, Roxmyth, and Blind Date. Custom jeweler and co-owner of Gold Rush Jewelers in Weaverville (530-623-4454). 

KENNY BREEZE: (530-628-4544, Hayfork) - 12-string guitar, vocals. Previously performed with Soul Kitchen.

ALSAH ROSE BUNDI: (Weaverville) - Singer. Occasional actor. Artist.

LISABETH CAHILL: (Weaverville) - Guitar, vocals.

KELLY & SUE CORRIGAN / TRINITY DIRT WORKS ART & METAL SCULPTURES: (530-623-6821, Weaverville) - Hand drums and percussion. Art & metal sculptures made from recycled scrap metals and materials. Sue manages Weaverville Farmer's Market.

MIKE CROWLEY: (530-628-5068, Hayfork) - Tin whistles, various flutes and woodwinds, hand percussion & rhythm of all kinds. Offers instruction in tin whistle, hand drums, and rhythm for $25/half hour. Previously performed with The Mostly Stringband and with Kavika on Sunday mornings at Lucky Trail in Hayfork.

DAVID CRUMMEY: (530-739-3183,, Weaverville) - Mandolin, guitar, singer. Previously performed with Timber Ridge Band

MIKE DEAN: (530-925-2505, Douglas City) - Guitar, vocals. Previously performed with John Mullen in Two Far Gone (blues, folk, & rock duo).

MARY JO FIERMONTE: Recorder, saxophone, oboe, ukulele, clarinet, and other instruments. Performs with Weaverville Community Band and Community Chorus.

JIM FRENCH: (530-623-7105,, Weaverville) - Guitar, mandolin, vocals. Previously performed with Timber Ridge Band. He has built a few mandolins and has produced several CD's, including Clarridge Fiddlers and District 6 Fiddlers.

JANINE GACEK: (Deerlick Springs area) - Flute, congas.

JOHN GARRETT: (530-623-4213, P.0. Box 797, Weaverville, 96093) - Guitar, ukulele, vocals, hand drums. Ceramic artist and teacher. Previously performed with Raven McGrath.

DON HALL: (Weaverville) - Guitar, old time banjo, vocals.
Previously performed with Timber Ridge Band

NEIL HARVEY: (Hyampom) - Hand drums. Artist.

BUDDY HAZARD: (Douglas City) - Electric & acoustic guitar, slide guitar, harmonica, vocals. Performs with Buddy Hazard Band. Previously performed with Highway 3 Band. Metal artist.

DAVID & SUSAN HAZARD: (Weaverville) - Guitars, vocals. They sometimes perform as a duet.

KATE HULBERT: (Douglas City) - Guitar, vocals (?). Performs with Mountain Mojo. Artist.

LONNIE JESSIE: (Hayfork) - Bassoon, most woodwinds. Former music teacher.

ALEXIS JOHANSING: (Hayfork / Hyampom) - Vocals, harmonium, guitar. Dance. Performs with Serpentine.

EMILY JOHANSING: (Hayfork) - Flute.

JAMES JOHANSING: (Hayfork) - Drums (kit and hand). Has performed occasionally with Serpentine. Previously performed with Deja Vu and Soul Kitchen.

BO KIMBALL: (415-305-8044, Weaverville) - Keyboards, vocals. Performs with Sabor, a Latin Jazz group. Has taught salsa dancing. Read Bo's full bio.

SUSAN LABERTEAUX: (530-623-4213, P.0. Box 797, Weaverville, 96093) - Hand drums, vocals. Artist. Previously performed with Raven McGrath.

RAY LEADBETTER: (Hayfork) - Singer. Previously performed with Dixie Schaeffer as Dixie & Ray.

DIANA LOSK: (Weaverville?) - Vocals. Teaches dance. Performs with Sabor, a Latin Jazz group. Read Diana's full bio.

RICK MANAS: Electric bass guitar, vocals. Previously performed with Roxmyth, The Retro-Fits Dance Band and The Blues Daddies.

BETH MAYBEE: (Ruth) - Guitar, history through song and music.

DAVID MENEFEE: (530-628-4579 or contact me, Hayfork) - Standup bass. Performs with Rachel Anderson. Previously performed with The Mostly Stringband, All Wheel Drive and with Audrey Steele.

DICK MORRIS: (Weaverville) - Trumpet. Performs with The Straight Ahead Big Band (out of Redding) and Weaverville Community Band.

JEFF MORRIS: (Weaverville) - Trumpet, keyboards, ukulele. Performs with Sabor, a Latin Jazz group. Read Jeff's full bio.

SCOTT MORRIS: (Weaverville) - Drums & percussion, vocals. Performs with Mountain Mojo.

SUSAN NEIL: Recorder. Performs with The Manzanita Chamber Ensemble.

HAL OLEARI: (778-9855, Lewiston; Teaching studio: 739-0087, 101 Park Street, by Lowden Park, Weaverville) - Electric bass guitar, guitar, resophonic guitar, mandolin, ukulele, alto saxophone, whistle, vocals, timpani, percussion, and more. Performs with Sabor (Latin Jazz), Second Story, and Weaverville Community Band. Previously performed with Blind Date, Butterscotch and The Mostly Stringband. Hal can do graphic arts design for your event posters or t-shirts. Read Hal's full bio.

BRYAN B. POTTER: (Hyampom) - Conga drum, djembe.

ARIANNA REITER: (Hayfork) - Vocals. Theatre. Performs with Second Story.

LYN RELPH: (Douglas City) - Mandolin, vocals (?). Performs with Mountain Mojo. Artist.

STEVE RHODEHOUSE: (530-623-2153, Weaverville) - Drums. Previously performed with The Retro-Fits Dance Band.

ROMAN & OLESIA RITACHKA: (Weaverville) - Roman: Ukrainian bandura, fiddle, vocals. Olesia: Ukrainian bandura, vocals.

JOHN RITZ: (Weaverville) - Electric bass. Performs with Philosophers Tone. Previously performed with Mountain Mojo.

LOU ROSSI: (530-628-6393, Hayfork) - Guitar (Jazz, R & B, rock), electric bass guitar, vocals. Previously performed with Roxmyth, Deja Vu, Soul Kitchen and Armagnac & Rossi (jazz duo). He does printed circuit layout & design.

CHUCK & SANDRA SAUER: (Hayfork) - Chuck: Electric & acoustic guitar, electric bass guitar, vocals. Sandra: Vocals. Chuck & Sandra perform with The Rusty Pipes

ALAN SANGER: (530-351-3791, Weaverville) - Electric bass guitar. Previously performed with Trespass.

DIXIE SCHAEFFER: (530-628-5522, Hayfork) - Piano & keyboard, vocals. Previously performed with Ray Leadbetter as Dixie & Ray. Piano lessons for all ages and levels, but especially good with very young children. $15/half hour.

CHARLIE SEARGENT: Guitar. Previously performed with The Retro-Fits Dance Band.

LARRY SHAW: Electric & acoustic guitar.

PHIL SPRAGEL: (Lewiston) - Harmonica, drums.

JOHN SPRINGER: (Weaverville) - Vocals. Owner of Mayor's House Antiques.

DALE TEWES: (Weaverville) - Electric & acoustic guitar. Basic guitar & keyboard instruction for children.

RETTA SAUER TREANOR: (Hayfork) - Vocals. Previously performed occasionally with The Rusty PipesOwner of Big Valley Properties Real Estate.

PAUL TYLER-CONTRERAS: (530-628-1187, Hayfork) - Blues singer, guitar. Dance instructor & professional music DJ. Musical theatre. He trains dogs.

BRIAN VAUGHAN (Weaverville) - Afro-Cuban drums (congas, bongos, clave, guiro, etc.). Performs with Sabor, a Latin Jazz group. Read Brian's full bio.

RANDALL WALKER: (Weaverville/Redding) - Keyboards, guitar, woodwinds, brass, tuba, vocals, performance, instrumental, stage production. Director of Weaverville Community Band and Community Chorus.

JOHN WHALEY: (Weaverville) - Guitar, piano, marimbas, vibraphone, percussion, and more. Performs with Sabor, a Latin Jazz group.

DAVE & BECKY WILLIAMS / DAVE'S DRUMS: (Weaverville) - Hand drums. Drum maker. 

CANDACE YORK: (Hyampom) - Guitar, vocals. Artist.

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ALLISON & VICTOR: (530-235-2809, P.O. Box 873, Mt. Shasta, CA 96067) - Folk-jazz duo that performs original music with guitar, vocals, and lots of soulful saxophone. Allison Scull plays guitar and sings. Victor Martin plays improvisational saxophone. Listen to Allison & Victor.

DAVE'S DRUMS: (Dave and Becky Williams, Weaverville) - Drum maker.

HIPPIE CHUCK & THE RUSTY PIPES: (Contact: Chuck & Sandra Sauer, Hayfork) - Electric country blues & rock band. 

MANZANITA CHAMBER ENSEMBLE: Some of the members of Manzanita Chamber Ensemble began playing together many years ago as accompanists for Trinity Countyís Early Music Singers. Manzanita Consort formed in early 2011. Most recently, they have transformed into Manzanita Chamber Ensemble. Members are Rolayne Bashaw on cello; Susan Alexander and Suzan Neil on recorders; Celeste Brasuell, Maria Cargill, Michale Nickerson, Filo Peralta, Shirley Schaden, and Prema Jane Swearingen on vocals. 

MOUNTAIN MOJO: Upbeat blues" band featuring John and Evelyn Ward, Mary Simpson, Robert Mercy, Kate Hulbert, Lyn Relph, and Scott Morris.

SABOR: (Booking info: call Brian Vaughan at 623-7129 or Hal Oleari at 739-0087) - Latin Jazz band featuring Hal Oleari on electric bass and vocals; Bo Kimball on keyboards and vocals; Brian Vaughan on congas; Diana Losk and Leia Anneliese on vocals and hand percussion; Ben Harper on trombone; Jeff Morris on trumpet, John Whaley on vibraphone and percussion, Heather on baritone saxophone, Jonathon Imhoff on saxophone; and occasionally Taylor Aglipay on saxophone and clarinet. Available for weddings, receptions, and parties!

GABOR SCHOFFER: (Hayfork) - Exotic instrument builder and luthier. Plays pan pipes and other South American instruments.

SECOND STORY: Seasoned musician Hal Oleari on guitar and dobro (Hal used to play in The Mostly Stringband and is currently in Sabor); Alison Smith on electric bass; Arianna Reiter on vocals, Hugh Ashley on harmonica, and Mike Bourg on drums. They are occasionally joined by special guest, and Arianna's brother, Sid Walker, on fiddle. Sid is a successful Nashville fiddler who grew up in Hayfork and has been playing since he was a child. Second Story's musical style could loosely be described as alternative country. They play originals and re-interpreted covers.

PAUL TYLER-CONTRERAS: (530-628-1187, Hayfork) - Professional music DJing for events. Dance instructor and musician. He trains dogs.

WEAVERVILLE COMMUNITY BAND: Rehearsals are weekly on Tuesdays at Weaverville Elementary School music room (room 30) at 6:30pm. As of April 2013, Weaverville Community Band is made up of the following members: Kirey Parkins, Mary Lynn Rounds, Diane Thiel, flute; Julie Fleener, Angenett Taft, Paula Wenzel, Judy Walkner, Victoria Cox, clarinet; Mary Jo Fiermonte, Ginger Lynch, alto saxophone; Rusty Lester, tenor saxophone; Taylor Aglipay, baritone saxophone; Eric Roseen, bass saxophone; Dick Morris, Kent Cox, Kent Ravenscroft, Rick Aglipay, Cameron Cox, trumpet; Mary Grovers, Judy Maben, French horn, Roger Rehders, Ben Harper, Robbie Jackson, Jay Thiel, trombone; Bruce Cole, Bill Hartman, baritone; Fred Rounds, tuba; and Lucille Kibbee, Dan Powers, Karen Boltz, Soquel Parkins, percussion. Directed by Randall Walker.

WEAVERVILLE COMMUNITY CHORUS: Rehearsals are weekly on Tuesdays at Weaverville Elementary School music room (room 30) at 5pm. Directed by Randall Walker.

ANGELIC ALCHEMY / PAULA MASTERMAN  (530-623-4255, 515 Oddfellows Avenue, P. O. Box 2667, Weaverville, CA 96093) - Practice of contacting angelic beings for the practice of transforming one's life for the better. Paula teaches all levels of Reiki attunement. All levels of attunement are available and attendants will receive their certifications. She will also provide an introduction to Chakras that includes a Chakra clearing meditation. Cost: $60. More info: call Paula. Beadwork artist and member of Artistic Alchemy.

LANA LEE CRAIG / LIGHTWORKERS UNLIMITED: Energy healing, Ancient Arts & new, Experienced Reiki masters; Lana: Light energy healing, space cleansing, Entity release, soul retrieval, life regressions and progressions, connect with your angels and guides; astrology, stone & tarot reading; meditation and hypnotherapy sessions. By appointment: 628-4998.

HAYFORK YOGA CENTER (6971 Highway 3, behind Hayfork Drug Store). Go to website for current schedule, teachers bios, and more.

SUZAN LABERTEAUX: (623-4213, Weaverville) - Making & Using Herbal Remedies classes meets once a month March through November. A different topic each month. Hands-on experience making herbal remedies, plus herb walks. All materials provided. Flower Essences, Levels 1 & 2. Level 1: Introduction, meets spring through summer for five sessions. The origin of flower remedies; The healing energy of flowers; How to make flower essences. Prerequisite for Level 2 course. Level 2: Practitioner Training, year round. Environmental essences and gem elixirs; Essences for animals; Developing your own practice; Ethics for practitioners; and much more. More info or for dates: call 623-4213 or 623-4349. About the instructor: Resident artist SuZan LaBerteaux, M.A. has been studying and using herbs for over 20 years. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in visual art and a Master of Arts degree in plant ecology. SuZan provides many services to community as an artist, Certified Flower Essence Practitioner, Reiki Master Teacher, educator, and author. SuZanís classes are held at her studio above Highland Art Center.

DENNIS MARTINEZ: (530-623-5056 or 530-222-7576 - message) - Ethno-botanist and restoration ecologist with many years experience in wild-crafting and growing and using native foods and medicines. He is a traditional native American harvester and a member of ethno-ecologist and author Gary Nabhan's working group on wild foods in the Pacific Northwest. Dennis may have started a group of persons interested in wild foods, that would be part of a global slow foods/heirloom seed movement. The group would NOT be about commercialization of "non-timber" forest products. Instead, personal use would be stressed with an emphasis on the ethics, techniques, and protocols for harvesting wild foods and ecological restoration and maintenance.

SHERRY: (510-750-4310, Redding, - Reiki Master. 10 years experience at master level. Physical injuries, psychological and spiritual unease, connections to guides. In person or at a distance, her hands are here for healing.

TRINITY ALLIANCE FOR THE HEALING ARTS (TAHA) WELLNESS CENTER & HAPPY SALMON GALLERY: (140 S. Miner Street, Contact person: Susan LaBerteaux: 623-4213 or Lydea Roach: 623-2603). Trinity County group of healing artists. Read member bios to find additional practitioners of healing arts. Board meeting is at Wellness Center - call for day and time. Interested persons are welcome to attend.

Some of you may remember Kris and Lark Bowerman of KUIMBA, formerly of Hayfork? They now live in Vancouver BC area, and are still active in music, gardening, and Astrology.