*** Please note this is a new Treks and Travels speaker series with a new date ("2nd Tuesday of the month") and a new location (Haysboro Community Hall - 1204 - 89th Ave. S.W.) ***
Photo courtesy of CALL Digital Photography
Monthly, 7:30-9:00 p.m., at Haysboro Community Hall,
1204 89 Avenue SW (a few blocks west of Elbow Drive on 89th Avenue SW).
Free for members, $5 charge at the door for non-members. Guests are welcome. No registration required.
Come for an evening of discovery and discussion in an informal and intimate setting! CALL members are an adventurous group and are interested in hearing about active and interesting global pursuits. Each month we will have an interactive presentation from a different presenter.
We are looking for more adventurers–CALL members and others– to come forward to stimulate and inspire us with accounts of their treks and travels. If you are interested and would like to know more, please contact Dorothy Whitson, Richard King or Ruth Mauel via e-mail at travel
Tuesday, September 11
Explore Hidden Japan.
Camino de Santiago? Appalachian Trail? Tour du Mont Blanc? What about Japan? Follow an ancient pilgrimage route where you will discover a cultural and historical experience unique in the world. Hike through the forests of the Ki Peninsula visiting the Grand Shrines of Kumano, staying in Japanese inns (ryokans) and enjoying traditional cuisine of rural Japan .
Join Neil Martin and Pati Roberts as they follow the ancient pilgrimage route On Tuesday, September 11, at 7:30 pm at Haysboro Community Hall at 1204 89 Avenue SW (a few blocks west of Elbow Drive on 89th Avenue SW).
Presenters: Neil Martin and Pati Roberts (photos courtesy of Pati Roberts )
Kumano Kodo self-guided walking
Toyoko-inn Club Card
Hawaii Volcanoes www.trailjournals.com/hawaiivolcanoes
Camino de Santiago www.trailjournals.com/neilandpati
Tuesday October 9
Magical Morocco: Tales of Travel and Transformation
What happens when you seize the moment – and find that you can’t let go? Elaine’s story of personal reinvention and late-career tranformation begins with an innocent trip to Morocco to participate in a culinary tour.
The cooking never happened, but instead, she found new life purpose when she and a partner started a travel business there. Since 2013, she’s made 10 trips to Morocco, collecting never-forgettable experiences and insights into this exotic country along the way.
She’ll enchant you with her glorious photographs of Morocco while sharing stories about her adventures – and maybe a few tips about touring there as well.