Schedule of Appearances


January 8, 2020

Author Visit at Beaver River Central School. 4H after school program.

Beaver Falls, NY


October 6-8, 2018

SCBWI Representative at New Atlantic Independent Bookellers (NAIBA) Conference.

Baltimore, MD

October 29, 2018

Workshop Presenter at NYS Reading Association Conference (NYSRA).

Liverpool, NY

November 10, 2018

Workshop Presenter at The Northeast Regional Media Literacy Conference.

Providence, RI


March 3-19, 2017

California Adventure Tour

Santa Barbara-Los Angeles-San Francisco-Big Sur-Northern California, California, USA

April 13, 2017

Author Visit: Beaver River Central School

Beaver Falls, NY

May 1-10, 2017

New York City Research Trip

New York City, New York

May 19, 2017

Author Visit: Harrisville Central School

Harrisville, New York

July 12, 2017

Elizabeth B. Strong Memorial Library

Summer Reading 'N Character Workshop Program; 4:00 PM

Turin, New York

July 24, 2017

Samaritan Summit Village

Slideshow Presentation on the Galapagos; 2:00 PM

Watertown, New York


March 1-17, 2016

Research Trip to Galapagos

Ecuador, South America

April 24, 2016: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Book Signing

The Reading Room, Salmon Run Mall, Watertown, NY

May 23, 2016

North Country School Library Systems Regional Conference: Luncheon speaker and leader of one breakout session

Lake Placid, NY

June 4, 2016: 10:00 am and 1:00 pm

APE ESCAPES! Elementary Non-Fiction Presentation

Thousand Islands Book Festival

Cape Vincent Elementary School, Cape Vincent, NY

June 16, 2016: 6:00 pm

A Galapagos Presentation

The Reading Room

Salmon Run Mall, Watertown, NY

July 20 or 27, 2016: 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Summer Reading Program: 'N' Character Workshop

Lyons Falls Library.

High Street Lyons Falls, NY

November 6, 2016: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

2nd Annual WNY Children's Book Expo: INSPIRE 2016

Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo, NY

November 7, 2016

School Visit: Lewiston Porter Primary Education Center

Youngstown, NY

November 8, 2016

School Visit: Clarence School District A

Clarence, NY

November 9, 2016

School Visit: Clarence School District B

Clarence, NY

November 10, 2016: 10:00 am

Skype Presentation: "Does Your Pet Have A Story?"

Glenfield Elementary School

Glenfield, NY

November 16, 2016: 7:00 pm

Emcee at Open Mic night

Old Forge Library

Old Forge, NY


October 17, 2015

CNY Reading Council: Featured Speaker at "Books and Brunch," at Barnes and Noble Booksellers

Dewitt, NY

August 26, 2015

Cycle Adirondacks

North Street, Old Forge, NY

November 23, 2014

Book Signing at the History Museum

Clayton, NY

November 19, 2014

Forestport Elementary School

Forestport, NY

November 19, 2014

Dodge Pratt Northern After-school Program

Boonville, NY

November 8, 2014

Book Signing at Black River Library

Black River, NY

November 1, 2014

Book Signing at the Pratt House

Boonville, NY

May 10, 2014

WPBS "Ready, Set, Fun Bookfest"

Watertown, NY

May 8, 2014

Turin Civic Club: Presentation "Stories From The Neighborhood"

Turin, NY

April 24, 2014

Awarded the 2014 ASJA Award for Outstanding Book in the Children's/Young Adult Category

ASJA 2014 "Expand Your Reach" Annual Writers Conference

Roosevelt Hotel

New York, NY

March 18, 2014

Oswego Reading Council, Dinner Speaker for kids and adults

Mexico, NY

March 5, 2014

Inlet Common School "Animal Scientist" Presentation for Grades K-6

Inlet, NY

January 10, 2014

Allendale Columbia School Skype talk for Grades 2-4

Q&A on writing for "National Geographic Kids"

Rochester, NY

November 2, 2013

Dodge-Pratt-Northam Art & Community Center Author Day

Boonville, NY

September 9, 2013

Old Forge Library Author's Fair

Old Forge, NY

August 7, 2013

Friends of the Brantingham-Greig Library, Luncheon Speaker

The Trailside Restaurant

Brantingham, NY

May 16, 2013

Calcium Primary School, "Keeping It Real" PARP Presentation for Grades K-3

Calcium, NY

May 11, 2013

WPBS "Ready, Set, Fun Bookfest"

Watertown, NY

May 7, 2013

David H. Robbins Elementary School, PARP presentation on Autralian Animals for Grades K-6

St. Johnsville, NY

October 6, 2012

River's End Bookstore, Author presentation on "The Story Behind the Story"

Oswego, NY

September 15, 2012

Inlet Fall Festival

Inlet, NY

August 25, 2012

North Country Council of the Arts Festival

Thompson Park Zoo

Watertown, NY

July 24, 2012

Author's Fair

Old Forge, NY