In July of 2001, as has been done every two years for quite some time, the descendants of Phillip and Jane McAndrew, from Lost Nation, Iowa, gathered for a family reunion, this time in Colorado Springs . Over 110 relatives attended, plus assorted other friends and supporters. A profound longing to embrace family, and to celebrate and nourish each other's lives, is the driving energy.
Here are a couple photos shot during the Saturday afternoon picnic, 2001. Click to see a larger view.