Events Archive

2016

 

Oct. 11 (Tuesday)
Beaverton, OR: Elsie Stuhr Center
EVENT: Slideshow presentation on Opal Whiteley
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: 5550 S.W. Hall Blvd.

May 21 (Saturday)
Portland, OR: Pacific Northwest Labor History Conference
EVENT: Slideshow presentation 
TIME: 1:00 – 2:15
ADDRESS: University Place Hotel and Conference Center, 310 SW Lincoln.

February 13 (Saturday)
Cape Perpetua, OR: Cape Perpetua Winter Speakers Series
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing

TIME: 2:00
ADDRESS: Cape Perpetua Visitor Center, 2400 Hwy 101.  Directions

2015

September 13 (Sunday)
Portland, OR: Oregon Historical Society Second Sunday Lecture Series
EVENT: “Pacifism in World War II and Beyond,” slideshow and book signing. With special guest WWII veteran Will Pool, from Veterans for Peace 72, Portland Chapter.
TIME: 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
ADDRESS: Oregon Historical Society, 1200 SW Park Avenue

June 12 (Friday)
Cannon Beach, OR: Legacies of World War II on the Oregon Coast
EVENT: Panel and book signing with Dr. David Lewis and Dr. Laura Jane Gifford. Part of the “Oregon Transformed” series sponsored by the Oregon Historical Society and Cannon Beach History Center
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: Cannon Beach History Center and Museum, 1387 Spruce St. 

May 2 (Saturday)
Cottage Grove, OR: Opal Center Literary Salon
EVENT: Conversation and book signing with Anthony St. Clair and Janice Jensen
TIME: 3:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: Opal Center, 513 Main St.

March 14 (Saturday)
Cape Perpetua, OR: Cape Perpetua Winter Speakers Series
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 2:00
ADDRESS: Cape Perpetua Visitor Center, 2400 Hwy 101.  Directions

January 18 (Sunday)
Lincoln City, OR: Oregon Legacy Literary Series
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 3:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: Driftwood Public Library, 801 SW Hwy 101.  Directions

 

2014

December 6 (Saturday)
Eugene, OR: Lane Library League Authors and Artists Fair
EVENT: Book sales and signing, including Here on the Edge and The Fantastic Tale of Opal Whiteley, published by the Lane County Historical Society. The Lane Library League receives 25 percent of all sales.
TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave.  Map

November 13 (Thursday)
Eugene, OR: Tsunami Books
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: 2585 Willamette St.  Directions

November 15  (Saturday)
Newport, OR: Nye Beach Writers’ Series
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: Newport Visual Arts Center, 777 NW Beach Drive.  Map

October 23 (Thursday)
Springfield, OR: The Book Nest
EVENT: Author Lunch
TIME: 12:00 noon
ADDRESS: 1461 Mohawk Blvd.  Map

October 17 (Friday)
Berkeley, CA: Books, Inc.
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing. With special guests Vladimir Dupre, 94, former executive secretary of the Fine Arts at Waldport, sharing his memories and thoughts on war and peace.
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: 1760 Fourth Street.  Directions

October 15  (Wednesday)
San Francisco, CA: City Lights Bookstore
EVENT: Learn about the Waldport-San Francisco Poetry Renaissance connection, presented at the legendary bookstore — with special guests Vladimir Dupre, 94, former executive secretary of the Fine Arts at Waldport; and Chuck Davis, 91, who taught the Fine Arts founders how to set type and run a printer. Hosted by Steve Dickison, director of The Poetry Center and American Poetry Archives at San Francisco State University. A co-presentation with Litquake.
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: 261 Columbus Ave. in North Beach.  Map

July 12–13  (Friday – Saturday)
Enterprise, OR: Summer Fishtrap Gathering of Writers
EVENT: Slideshow presentation Friday at 2:30. Panel discussion Saturday at 1:30, moderated by John Daniel. Part of the William Stafford Centennial celebration.
TIME: 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Friday, June 13
Yachats, OR: Yachats Academy of Arts and Sciences
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 6:30 p.m.
ADDRESS: 441 Highway 101 N.  Map

Saturday, May 17
Tigard, OR: Tigard Public Library
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 2:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: 13500 SW Hall Blvd.  Map

Thursday, May 1
Eugene, OR: Lane County Historical Museum
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: 740 W. 13th Ave.  Map

Wednesday, April 16
Corvallis, OR: Oregon State University Valley Library Rotunda
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
ADDRESS: OSU Valley Library  Map

Thursday, Apr. 3
Vancouver, WA: Pacific Northwest History Conference
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 3:15 – 4:45 p.m.
ADDRESS: Red Lion Hotel at the Quay  Map

Friday, March 28
Eugene, OR: City Club of Eugene

EVENT: Talk and Book Signing. (No slideshow due to radio audience*)
TIME: 12:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: Downtown Athletic Club, 999 Willamette Street, 3rd Floor Ballroom
*Broadcast on KLCC radio, FM 89.7, at 6:30 p.m., Monday, March 31.

Thursday, March 27
Yachats, OR: Angell Job Corps (the original Camp Angel)

EVENT: Slideshow and talk.
TIME: 3:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: 335 N.E. Blodgett Road

Saturday, March 22
Davis, CA: Davis Friends Meetinghouse
EVENT: Slideshow and Book Signing with special guest, Vladimir Dupre, who will share memories of his time as a member of the Fine Arts at Waldport in 1944–45.
TIME: 2:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: 345 L Street  Map

Wednesday, March 19
Eugene, OR: KPNW-AM Radio, 1120
EVENT: Interview on the Wake Up Call program
TIME: 8:25 a.m. and repeat at 4:25 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 26
Eugene, OR: Lane Community College Faculty Colloquium
EVENT: Slideshow and Book Signing with Adrienne Mitchell, translator of Beautiful and Dark, by Rosa Montero.
TIME: 5:30 p.m.
ADDRESS: LCC Downtown Campus, 101 W. 10th Avenue

Monday, Jan. 27
Portland, OR: History Pub at Kennedy School
EVENT: Slideshow and Book Signing
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: McMenamins Kennedy School, 5736 NE 33rd Ave. Map

 

2013

Wednesday, Dec. 18
Eugene, OR: Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 1:30 p.m.
ADDRESS: University of Oregon Baker Downtown Center, 975 High St. Map

Tuesday, Dec. 17
Portland, OR: Oregon Humanities Holiday Party
EVENT: Book sales and signing
TIME: 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: The Cleaners, 403 SW 10th Ave.

Saturday, Dec. 7
Eugene, OR: Lane Library League Authors and Artists Fair
EVENT: Book sales and signing, including Here on the Edge and The Fantastic Tale of Opal Whiteley, published by the Lane County Historical Society. The Lane Library League receives 25 percent of all sales.
TIME: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave.  Map

Sunday, Dec. 1
Portland, OR: Oregon Historical Society Holiday Cheer
EVENT: Book sales and signing, including Here on the Edge and The Fantastic Tale of Opal Whiteley, published by the Lane County Historical Society.

TIME: 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: Oregon Historical Society, 1200 SW Park Ave.  Directions

Wednesday, Nov. 6
Eugene, OR: University of Oregon Knight Library, Browsing Room
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing, with one-night exhibit of Untide Press books
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
ADDRESS: 1501 Kincaid St. Directions and Map

Thursday, Oct. 24
Portland, OR: KBOO Radio: Between the Covers
EVENT: Interview and discussion
TIME: 11:00 a.m.
ADDRESS: 90.7 fm in Portland; 104.3 fm in Corvallis; 91.9 fm in Hood River

Wednesday, Oct. 23
Portland, OR: Powell’s Books, Burnside
EVENT: Slideshow and book signing
TIME: 7:30 p.m.
ADDRESS: 1005 W. Burnside. Map

Saturday, Oct. 5
Portland, OR: Wordstock Festival
EVENT: I’ll stop by the OSU Press booth to sign books hot off the press
TIME: Around 12-1
ADDRESS: Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Directions

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