The Oak Grove Nature Center Is pleased to offer a Natives Skills Class.

Lucy Parker- Instructor (Yosemite/Coast Miwok/Mono Lake Paiute/Kashaya Pomo)


Lucy Parker is a resident of Lee Vining, CA. Lucy began her basket tradition as a 7-year old, watching her mother, grandmothers and aunts as they gathered to weave baskets and make acorn. She is an active and accomplished teacher, demonstrator and lecturer traveling throughout California and the United States teaching and sharing her knowledge. She makes baskets from traditional California materials using both twining and coiling. She is also a former Chairperson of the California Indian Basketweavers Association. She also works closely with her mother, Dr. Julia Parker (Coast Miwok/Kashaya Pomo), a Master weaver and cultural specialist.


The Class is limited to 25 students, 16 years old and up, please register early.

Registration Fee: $50.00 (Persons of California Indian Heritage – $40.00)

Pre-purchased “Tool Kit”: $10.00 (includes water tray, spray bottle, awl, sm.razor knife and scissors)

Please make checks payable to:

Oak Grove Docent Council (*Parking fee: $5.00*)

Mail to:

Oak Grove Nature Center/Basketry Class
4520 W. Eight Mile Rd.
Stockton, CA. 95209

You may supply your own tools, please bring a towel for yourself & a chair or mat to sit on. Some snacks will be provided, consider bringing a sack lunch.

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Call (209) 953-8814 for more information.