Marysville Opera House hosts outdoor adventure speakers on the second Tuesday of the month. Local authors, outdoor enthusiasts and naturalists share their adventures and expertise on topics including hiking, nature photography, mountain climbing, kayaking, boating and more. Each presentation finishes up with a Q & A period and/or book signing and sales. Refreshments available by donation. $5 at the door. Doors open at 6:00 PM with presentation starting at 6:30 PM. More info: https://www.marysvillewa.gov/Calendar.aspx
Outdoor Speaker Series in Marysville
- Tuesday, September 13, 2022. Speaker: Jeff Antonelis-Lapp. Did you know that Mount Rainier National Park hosts three bird species protected under the U.S. Endangered Species Act? Join us as Jeff Antonelis-Lapp shares the fascinating stories of the Northern Spotted Owl, the Marbled Murrelet, and the Streaked Horned Lack.
- Tuesday, October 11, 2022. Speaker: Brice Howard, is a stand-up paddleboard enthusiast who will guide you through the world of SUPing in the Pacific Northwest. Learn how to get started, the basic gear needed for year-round adventures, safety considerations and where to paddle locally.
- Tuesday, November 8, 2022. Speaker: Dave Ellingson, the Paddle Pilgrim, will be sharing his new film, “Headwaters: Paddling Through Climate Change” which chronicles a several-week adventure on the “headwaters” of the Mississippi River during record hot weather. Learn what the rivers teach us about the environment.