Scheduled and completed:
3-18-17, KXXO, Dick Pust, Les gave 5 minute book description
3-22-17, Washington State Transportation Commission (Les speaks on Mosquito Fleet, presents summary of book).
4-8-17, TC History Conference, Schmidt House, Les to give 15 minute presentation, plug book.
4-12-17, PLU Life Long Learning, Les will talk on Confederates on NW Coast, plug book.
4-12-17, Les will attend TC Historic Commission Meeting, plug book.
6-15-17, noon, Lacey Rotary Club, Lacey WA, 20 minute power point
6-15-17, 7:00 PM, one hour appearance & power point talk, Browser’s Books, Olympia
6-22-17, 5:30 PM, Book Launch party, (readings, short remarks) at home of Dean and Sharon Foster, 1314 Eskridge, Olympia
6-26-17, noon, Tacoma South Rotary Club., 20 min. pwr pt.
7-1-17, 3-6 PM, meet, greet sign, at Barnes and Noble, Olympia.
7-19-17, noon, South Hill Rotary, Puyallup, WA. John & Les present book, sell & sign.
7-11-17, Gig Harbor Rotary Club, 5:00 PM for 5:300 mtg.
7-25-17, Gig Harbor Mid-Day Rotary Club, 20 min. pwr. pt.
7-31-17, John and Les will present book program to Olympia Kiwanis, noon, Tugboat Annie’s.
8-14-17, noon, Olympia Rotary Club, Red Lion, Olympia, 20 min. pwr. pt.
9-23-17, 6:30 PM? Foss Waterway Museum, with Puget Sound Maritime Historical Society, one hour presentation.
Contact made, positive response
Captain’s Nautical, Seattle
Legislative Gift Center, Capitol Building, this Summer
Military Officer of America Association (MOAA),
Whatcom Maritime Assoc.,
Panorama (retirement home, Learning in Retirement program), June or July
Tacoma Rotary Club
Inside Olympia program series, Television of Washington (TVW)
Tumwater Rotary, July or August
Tacoma Sunset Rotary July or Aug.
Article submitted for new Thurston County Historical Journal (quarterly, due in July)
Sub total of pending appearances above: 16 confirmed, 10 contacted.
Other possible: contacted or to be contacted:
1 Lions club
3 Sheets NW
Puget Sound Naval Museum
Brilliant Moon Books, Shelton
Gig Harbor Maritime Museum
Dick Pust, Program chair, West Olympia Rotary.