Calendar

Calendar of Slide Shows & Booksignings

July 2-4, Saturday-Monday, 11am-7pm, EUGENE, booksigning at the Oregon Authors Table at the Art & the Vineyard Festival in Alton Baker Park on the Willamette riverfront in Eugene. Open to the public. Admission is charged to the festival.

July 20-24, Wednesday-Sunday, 11am-9pm. EUGENE, booksigning at the Oregon Authors Table at the Lane County Fair. Open to the public. Admission is charged to the fair.

July 29-31, Friday-Sunday, MARBLE MOUNTAINS, backpacking trek for the Salem Chemeketans and the Eugene Obsidians outdoor clubs, to the Sky High Lakes. See www.chemeketans.org or www.obsidians.org for details. Members preferred.

August 6, Saturday, 8:15pm. DIAMOND LAKE, slide show on "Hiking Oregon's History" as an evening campfire program for the Forest Service's Diamond Lake Campground. Check with the campground for details. Open to the public. Free.

August 12, 6pm. SUNRIVER, slide show on "Exploring the Natural Wonders of Eastern Oregon" at the Nature Center auditorium. Open to the public. Free.

August 20, Saturday, 10:30am-2:30pm. LINCOLN CITY, booksigning at the Authors Fair at Bob's Beach Books in Oceanlake. Open to the public. Free.

August 26-September 5, Friday-Monday, 11am-9pm. SALEM, booksigning at the Oregon Authors Table (now in Columbia Hall) at the Oregon State Fair. Open to the public. Admission is charged to the fair.

September 10, Saturday, 11am-3pm. GLENEDEN BEACH, hike to Sullivan's secret log cabin with the Chemeketan outdoor club of Salem. Advance registration recommended but not required. See details at http://chemeketans.org/activity_calendar.asp. Meet at the Shops at Salishan on Hwy 101, two miles south of Lincoln City at 11am. Boots and long pants are required for this moderate 4-mile hike. Open to the public. Free.

September 24, 6pm. SPRINGFIELD, slide show on "Oregon's Living History" for a conference on history museums at the Dorris Ranch. Members and guests only.

October 3, Monday. SILVERTON, slide show on "Hiking Oregon's History" at the Oregon Garden for the OEA retirees conference. Details to be announced. Members and guests only.

October 18, Tuesday, 7pm. SALEM, slide show on "New Hikes on the Oregon Coast" for the Salem Audubon Society at the Loucks Auditorium of the Salem Public Library. Open to the public. Free.

October 23, Sunday, 10am-5pm. SPRINGFIELD, booksigning at the Mushroom Festival in the Mt. Pisgah Arboretum. Open to the public. There is an admission fee to the festival.

November 5, Saturday, 9am-5pm. PORTLAND, booksigning at the Wordstock literary festival at the Portland Art Museum. Open to the public. Admission is charged for the festival.

December 10, 2016, Saturday, 10am-5pm. EUGENE, booksigning at the Authors & Artists Fair with 45 authors and a dozen artists at the Lane Events Center (the fairgrounds) next door to Holiday Market. Open to the public. Free, but a $1-$5 donation is suggested in support of the Lane Library League's efforts to improve library service countywide.

January 27, 2017, Friday, 6:30pm potluck, 7:30pm show. EUGENE, slide show on "New Hikes on the Oregon Coast" for the Obsidians outdoor club at their lodge at the end of Spring Boulevard. This lodge is difficult to find without good directions. Open to the public. Free.

April 12, Wednesday, 7pm. PORTLAND, slide show on "New Hikes in Southern Oregon Coast" at the Mazamas Mountaineering Center at 43rd and NE Stark. Open to the public. Free.

April 13, Thursday, 7pm. PORTLAND, slide show on "New Hikes in Southern Oregon Coast" for the Multnomah Athletic Club at 12th and Salmon. Members and guests only.

April 14, Friday, 7pm. PORTLAND, slide show on "New Hikes in Southern Oregon Coast" at the Next Adventure outdoor store at Stark and Grand Streets in East Portland. Open to the public. Free.

May 3, 2017, Wednesday, 7pm. OLYMPIA, slide show on "New Hikes on the Oregon Coast" for the Olympia chapter of The Mountaineers in the Friends Meetinghouse, 3201 Boston Harbor Road. Open to the public. Free.

May 9, Tuesday, 7pm dinner, 8pm talk. EUGENE, slide show on "The Red Gates of Nirvana" for the  Round Table Club of Eugene. Members and guests only.