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National Parks Store: The Border from Both Sides

Richard C. Collins Talks About Riding Behind the Padre


Share in stories of camaraderie and purpose as Richard C. Collins looks at the border from the back of his horse.

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HOBO_talk_2PM_lgExperience the border from the back of a horse as author Richard C. Collins, a rancher from Sonoita, shares his story of friendship, acceptance, and cultural awareness.  Collins and a group of compadres from both sides of the border spend four days annually riding the trails of Padre Kino, getting to know the land and its people.  This group, known as Por Los Caminos de Kino, dedicates themselves to advancing the canonization of Padre Kino and supporting peaceful border relations. His book, Riding Behind the Padre: Horseback Views from Both Sides of the Border takes readers on four of those trail rides.  Listen to Collins share his inspiring stories of peace and camaraderie.

12PM & 2PM



Event Category:

Event Tags: Arizona, free, history, Mexico, presentation, riding

Date:
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Time:
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Place:
The National Parks Store
12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85755 United States
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Contact:
520-622-6014
Cost:
Free

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