Calendar

Calendar of Slide Shows & Booksignings

December 19, Friday, 12noon (airs at 6:30pm on KLCC on Monday, Dec. 22). EUGENE, 3-minute presentation to the City Club of Eugene on "What I'd like to give Eugene for the holidays." Open to the public.

January 7, Wednesday, 12noon. EUGENE, slide show on "Lane County's Greatest Natural Disasters" at the downtown Eugene Hilton for the GreenLane Sustainable Business Network. Members and guests only.

January 21, Wednesday, 6:30pm. EUGENE, slide show on "Oregon's Ten Best Snow Adventures" for Oregon Wild's "Wild Wednesday" program series, at Claim 52 Brewing, 1030 Tyinn Street (in the West 11th mall near Fred Meyers). Open to the public. Free.

January 23, 2015, Thursday, 6:30pm potluck, 7:30pm show. EUGENE, slide show on "New & Endangered Oregon Wilderness Hikes" for the Obisidians outdoor club at the Obsidian Lodge at the far north end of Spring Boulevard between Hendricks Park and 30th Avenue. This lodge is very difficult to find if you haven't been there before, so scope it out before you arrive. Open to the public. Free, but a $1 donation is suggested to defray lodge expenses.

January 25, Sunday, 1pm. EUGENE, slide show on "New & Endangered Hikes in Oregon's Wilderness" at the Eugene Home & Garden Show at the Lane Events Center (fairgrounds), sponsored by the UO Duck Store. Open to the public. Free.

February 17, Tuesday, 7pm. ROSEBURG, slide show on "Oregon's Ten Best Snow Adventures" at the Douglas County Library, sponsored by the Edelweiss Ski Club. Open to the public.

March 14, 2015, Saturday, 1pm-3pm. PORTLAND, Sullivan will organize a tour of Portland's Underground for Crimelandia, the convention of Left Coast Crimewriters, leaving from the Doubletree Hilton by the Lloyd Center. Reservations required. See http://www.leftcoastcrime.org/2015/ .

March 24, 2015, Tuesday, 10am-12noon. GLENEDEN BEACH, lecture and slide show on "D.B. Cooper & the Exploding Whale: Folk Heroes of the Northwest" for the Oregon Coast Learning Institute at the Salishan resort. Signup in the OCLI program series is required; see http://www.ocli.us/ for details. Free.

April 8, Wednesday, 6pm social hour, 7pm program. EUGENE, slide show on "Oregon for the Curious" for the Altair outdoor club at the Veterans Memorial Club, 17th and Willamette Streets. Open to the public. Free.

April 15, Wednesday, 7pm. PORTLAND, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" for the Mazamas outdoor club at the Mazamas Mountaineering Center at 43rd and Stark in NE Portland. Open to the public. Free.

April 16, Thursday, 7pm. PORTLAND, slide show on "Oregon for the Curious" at the Multnomah Athletic Club. Members and guests only.

April 17, Friday, 7pm. PORTLAND, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" at the Next Adventure outdoor store, 426 Grand Avenue. Open to the public. Free.

April 18, Saturday, 7pm. NESIKA LODGE, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" for the Trails Club at their lodge above Multnomah Falls. Members and guests only.

April 26, Sunday, 4:30pm start of event, 5pm dinner. BEAVERTON, slide show on "100 Years of Oregon Trails" for the Annual Banquet of the Trails Club, celebrating the club's 100th anniversary. Held at Ernesto's Restaurant on the Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway. Reservations required. Members and guests only.

April 28, Tuesday, 5:30pm social hour, 6pm dinner, 7pm show. BEND, slide show on "New Hikes in Central Oregon" for the Explorers Club at the Awbrey Glen Golf Course on Mt. Washington Drive. Members and guests only.

April 29, Wednesday, 7pm. REDMOND, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" at Paulina Springs Bookstore, 422 SW Sixth. Open to the public. Free.

April 30, Thursday, 6:30pm. SISTERS, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" at Paulina Springs Bookstore, 252 W. Hood Street. Open to the public. Free.

May 2, Saturday, 10:30am. LA PINE, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" at LaPine branch of the Deschutes Public Library. Open to the public. Free.

May 2, Saturday, 5pm. SUNRIVER, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" at Sunriver Books & Music. Open to the public. Free. Includes wine, appetizers, and door prizes. Registration strongly recommended at sunriverbooks@sunriverbooks.com.

May 3, Sunday, 1pm. BEND, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" at the downtown Bend library, sponsored by the Deschutes Public Library. Open to the public. Free.

May 6, Wednesday, 6:30pm. MEDFORD, slide show on "New & Endangered Hikes in Oregon Wilderness" at the Medford REI. Reservations recommended. Open to the public. Free.

May 7, Thursday, 7pm. ASHLAND, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" at the Headwaters Building, 84  4th Street, sponsored by the Northwest Nature Shop. Open to the public. Free.

May 8, Friday, 6:30pm. MEDFORD, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" at the Medford REI. Reservations recommended. Open to the public. Free.

May 12, Tuesday, 8pm. EUGENE, slide show on "Oregon for the Curious" for the Round Table Club of Eugene at the downtown Eugene Hilton. Members and guests only.

May 15, Friday, 7pm. WESTFIR, slide show on New Hikes in the Central Oregon Cascades for the High Cascades Volunteers. Members and guests only.

May 17, Saturday, 10am-5pm. SPRINGFIELD, booksigning at the Mt. Pisgah Arboretum Wildflower Show. Festival admission required.

June 26-28, Friday-Sunday. PRAIRIE CREEK REDWOODS, backpacking trip through Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park on the Northern California coast. This is the 16th annual backpacking trip led by Sullivan jointly for the Salem Chemeketans and the Eugene Obsidians outdoor clubs. Members preferred. Signup limit of 12.

July 3-5, Friday-Sunday, 11:30am-7:30pm.  EUGENE, booksigning at the Oregon Authors booth of the Art & the Vineyard Festival in Alton Baker Park, across the river from downtown. Festival admission required.

July 22-23, 25-26, Wednesday-Thursday and Saturday-Sunday, 11am-7pm. EUGENE, booksigning at the Oregon Authors Table at the Lane County Fair. Fair admission required.

August 28-September 7, Friday-Monday, 10am-9pm. SALEM, booksigning at the Oregon Authors Table at the Oregon State Fair. Fair admission required.

September 12, Saturday, 11am-3pm. OREGON COAST LOCATION UNDISCLOSED, hike 1.5 miles to Sullivan's secret log cabin, featured in his book "Cabin Fever." The private trail traverses an old-growth forest along a river. A champagne lunch is provided, with cookies Janell has baked on the woodstove. The hike is a fundraiser for the Oregon Mozart Players, so reservations are required, and may cost $100 per person. Reservations will be available at an auction April 19 in Eugene. Limit: 30 people. For information check http://www.oregonmozartplayers.org/?page_id=11403 .

October 1, Thursday, 7pm. CORVALLIS, slide show on "New Hikes in Eastern Oregon" at the Corvallis public library, sponsored by the Sierra Club. Open to the public. Free.

November 7, Saturday, 10am-5pm. PORTLAND, booksigning at the Wordstock Literary Festival at the Portland Art Museum, sponsored by OILA, the Oregon Institute of Literary Arts. Open to the public. A small admission fee may be charged.

December 5, 2015, Saturday, 10am-6pm. EUGENE, boooksigning at the 16th annual Authors & Artists Fair with 50 other Oregon authors, at the Lane Events Center (fairgrounds), next door to Holiday Market. Open to the public. Suggested admission donation of $1-$5.