Celebration of Trails – June 4th!

May 31, 2016

Join the Bear Yuba Land Trust, Sierra Club, and FREED for a family friendly, all ability levels, hike on the Hirschman Trail this Saturday, June 4th! When: June 4th at 9:30 a.m. Level: Easy to moderate (depending on distance), .8 miles (wheelchair accessible) – 5 miles (moderate ascending and descending) Meet: Hirschman Trail Trailhead Bring […]

FREED’s Friendly Visitor Program Celebrates Alfredo Nespral’s 100th Birthday!

May 31, 2016

FREED’s Friendly Visitor program matches elderly, stay-at-home locals with volunteers. Earlier this year, Friendly Visitor Coordinator Maureen Gerecke made such a match between Alfredo Nespral of Penn Valley and me, Jeff Russell. In just a few short months we became good friends. As I am relearning Spanish at Sierra College, we visit in both English […]