SPParks Lecture in the Sonoma Mission Chapel, “Indigenous People’s Uses of Local Plants”

“Indigenous People’s Uses of Local Plants”

Nick Heitkamp, Sonoma State Historic Park Interpretive Specialist, will speak on the medicinal and other uses of local plants by the indigenous people in Sonoma Valley. A graduate of Sonoma State University, Nick has worked as a Research Assistant to SSU Professor and Graton Rancheria Tribal Chair Greg Sarris.

Thursday evening lectures are tentatively scheduled to be held at the Sonoma Mission Chapel, pending state loosening of restrictions on indoor gatherings.  Check back on this website for updates on this as well as possible masking requirements.  If held in person, admission fee will be $10 general public, $5 SPParks members, and free to Sonoma State Historic Park docents.