Wilderness Speaker Series 2017

Presented by: The Bob Marshall Wilderness Foundation, Montana Wilderness Association, Flathead-Kootenai Chapter,

Northwest Montana Fire Lookout Association, Natural Resources Conservation Management Program at FVCC

 

JANUARY-MARCH 2017

FOURTH WEDNESDAYS, 7-8:30 P.M.  

Flathead Valley Community College   Arts & Technology Building

No charge; everyone welcome

March 22: "the names of the stars, a life in the wilds" a book reading and discussion

Speaker:  Pete Fromm, wilderness author.

Acclaimed author of “Indian Creek Chronicles,” the story of his seven winter months alone in the Selway Bitterroot Wilderness tending salmon eggs, Pete’s newest book, “THE NAMES OF THE STARS; A Life In The Wilds” is the story of another month alone in the wilderness caring for fish eggs, this time the Bob. He will read from his new book.  Books available for sale and signing.

Location:  Arts & Technology Building, Room 139

 

2017 Wilderness Speaker Series Recordings

2017 Wilderness Speaker Series Lecture #1: Mountain Goats of Northwest Montana PART 1

“100 Days of Solitude”

      Speaker:  Amy Pearson, Adjunct Professor, Humanities Division, FVCC

        Fire lookout, poet, and English Professor at FVCC, Amy Pearson, will share the life changing experience and writings that resulted from the summer she lived and worked at Jumbo Lookout in the heart of the Bob.  

2017 Wilderness Speaker Series Lecture #1: Mountain Goats of Northwest Montana PART 2

 

2016 Wilderness Speaker Series Recordings

2016 Wilderness Speaker Series Lecture #1: "Wilderness Fire Management"

2016 Wilderness Speaker Series Lecture #3: "This is the Crown of the Continent, Our Home" Rick Graetz

2016 Wilderness Speaker Series Lecture #2: "From Yellowstone to Yukon, Nature Needs Half"