News & Updates


  • Job Opening: Camp Director

    Job Description Reporting to the Executive Director, the purpose of the Camp Director position is to operate all aspects of  Woolman Camps. These include summer camps which  run for 6 […]

  • Volunteer Workdays: Farm Restoration

    Come revamp Woolman Farm after the Jones Fire! Help us start to bring this beautiful little farm back into production. Socially distanced work party! For questions contact Malaika Bishop malaikab@woolman.org or call […]

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    Community Yoga at Woolman Begins!

    Offered by Abby Cerino twice weekly on Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings. Days and Times: Every Thursday, 5pm-6pm and Saturday, 8am-9am Dates: Starting April 22nd through June 17th (may be […]

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    Job Opening: Farmer and Workday Coordinator

    Farmer and Workday Coordinator Job Description Reports to: Interim Executive Director.  Work will be supervised by the Farm Manager and Maintenance Supervisor. Job status: Full time hourly employee Location: Sierra Friends […]

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    Woolman School History Book Project

    Three individuals: Cathy Lenox (class of ’71), a professional writer, Lisa Frankel an historian, and Paul Jolly (class of ’78) got together recently and wondered how they might write a […]

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    New Woolman Day Camp in Summer 2021

    As we work with Nevada County to understand what kinds of programs we can offer this summer we have a mixed bag of good news, sad news, and hopeful news. […]

  • Woolman is Hiring! Seeking a 2021 Camp Director

    CAMP DIRECTOR  for Wombat Camp and Teen Leadership Camp Seasonal position beginning January 15, 2021 and terminating August 15, 2021 The Camp Woolman is held at the Sierra Friends Center […]

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    Volunteer Weekends Begin!

    We are grateful for the many people who have expressed interest in being a part of the Woolman recovery process from the Jones Fire. The staff and board members have […]

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    WE WILL REBUILD…BETTER!

    RECOVERY IS HAPPENING We are already seeing signs of new growth in the forest and it is such a relief.  To think how a few blades of grass along the […]

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    Help Save Sierra Friends Center Land

    By Marty Coleman-Hunt, Interim Director of Woolman and Sierra Friends Center I have a dear friend who always likes to call attention to the “problem with a gift in its […]