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Past Event

Silicon Valley Reads: Connecting with Nature in a Pandemic

What has the impact of the pandemic been on the environment? What happens when there is a confluence of climate change, racial tensions and a pandemic?

Yarnold and Mackenzie will discuss the ways we can be more connected to the environment during this time with special guest Tiwari.


This is a free, online-only program; pre-register to receive a link to the live-stream event.

In Partnership with Santa Clara County Office of Education, Santa Clara County Library District, and San Jose Public Library.

March 18, 2021

United States

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David Yarnold

President, National Audubon Society

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Andrea Mackenzie

General Manager, Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority

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Vayun Tiwari

Youth Winner of the 2020 National Audubon Society’s National Photography Award

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Sal Pizarro

Columnist, Mercury News—Moderator


3–4 p.m. (Pacific Time) program