A storytelling event called "Tree of Living & Dying: A Gathering for Sacred Story" will be held from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, at Hidden Springs Wellness Center, 1651 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland.

The event invites participants to explore how a relationship with death can inform how they choose to live. Participants are invited to bring photos or mementos that honor the deaths of loved ones to place on the Tree of Living & Dying altar.

The event is produced by Spirit of Resh Foundation, a Rogue Valley nonprofit. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. For more information, call Lily Myers Kaplan, director of the Spirit of Resh Foundation, 510-390-1098.