Upcoming Appearances   (free & open to public!)

June 17, 2017   "Chalkboard: The Grand Coulee" - 1:00 pm, FloodFest, Dry Falls State Park, WA

July 8, 2017   "Glaciers in Washington" - 7:00 pm, Evening Talk, Lake Wenatchee State Park, WA

Aug 1, 2017   "Chalkboard: Washington Geology!" - 7:00 pm, CWU's Science In A Pint series, Cornerstone Pizza, Ellensburg, WA

Sept 27, 2017   "Washington's Greatest Hits....Geologically" - 7:00 pm, TBD, Yakima Cascadians Group, Yakima WA

Oct 5, 2017   "Washington's Greatest Hits....Geologically" - TBD, NEBC Remediation Conference, Tacoma, WA

Oct 10, 2017   "Washington's Greatest Hits....Geologically" - 7:00 pm, TBD, Northwest Geological Society, Seattle, WA

Nov 5, 2017   "Roza Spatter Vent" - Field trip led by Nick Zentner, CWU, Ellensburg, WA

Feb 17, 2018   "Western Washington Geology!" - TBD, Northwest Geological Society Symposium, Seattle Center, Seattle, WA

Feb 21, 2018   "TBD" - Zentner Downtown Geology Series, Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg, WA

Feb 28, 2018   "TBD" - Zentner Downtown Geology Series, Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg, WA

Mar 7, 2018   "TBD" - Zentner Downtown Geology Series, Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg, WA

Mar 14, 2018   "TBD" - Zentner Downtown Geology Series, Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg, WA

Apr 28, 2018   "Central Washington Rocks" - TBD, Northwest Federation Rock Show, Yakima, WA


2017 :  Past Appearances

June 14   "Washington's Ancient Rivers and Lava Flows" - Fish Biologists Conference, CWU, Ellensburg, WA

June 11   "Tieton Andesite" - Field trip led by Nick Zentner, CWU, Ellensburg, WA

May 13  "Geology Hike in the Yakima River Canyon" - KEEN's family event, Umtanum Creek Recreation Site.

May 9   "Washington's Greatest Hits....Geologically" - Southwest Yakima Rotary, Zesta Cucina, Yakima, WA

April 18   "Ancient Rivers, Lava Flows, Liberty Gold & Ellensburg Blues" -Everett Rock & Gem Club, Everett, WA

April 14   "Ancient Rivers, Lava Flows, Liberty Gold & Ellensburg Blues" - Wenatchee River Institute, Leavenworth, WA

April 1    "Ancient Rivers, Lava Flows, Liberty Gold & Ellensburg Blues" - Thurston County Gold & Gem Show, Lacey, WA

Mar 24   "Central Washington Greatest Hits....Geologically" - Othello Sandhill Crane Festival, Othello, WA

Mar 16   "New Ideas in Washington Geology" - Study Club of Ellensburg, WA

Mar 14   "Ice Age Geology & Agriculture" - Western Society of Weed Science, Coeur d' Alene, ID

Feb 15   "Mt Rainier's Osceola Mudflow" - Zentner Downtown Geology Series, Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg, WA

Feb 8   "Lake Chelan Geology" - Zentner Downtown Geology Series, Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg, WA

Feb 1   "Ancient Rivers of the Pacific Northwest" - Zentner Downtown Geology Series, Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg, WA

Jan 26   "Nick On The Rocks - a Video Sampler" - Yakima Downtown Rotary, Yakima Convention Center, Yakima, WA

Jan 25   "Flood Basalts of the Pacific Northwest" - Zentner Downtown Geology Series, Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg, WA

Jan 11   "Great Earthquakes of the Pacific Northwest" - Seattle Mountaineers, 7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA

Jan 10   "Disneyland for Geologists - Central Washington" - Cowiche Group, YVCC's Kendall Hall Auditorium, Yakima, WA

2016 :  Past Appearances

Dec 6   "Ice Age Geology & Agriculture" - Washington Mint Growers Association, Three Rivers Convention Center, Kennewick, WA

Nov 18   "Central Washington's Greatest Hits....Geologically" - Kittitas County Leadership Class, Ellensburg, WA

Nov 6   "Chasing the Old Columbia River - Field Trip" - IAFI Ellensburg Chapter, Ellensburg, WA

Nov 5   "Flood Basalts of the Pacific Northwest" - The Ritz Theater, IAFI Palouse Falls Chapter, Ritzville, WA

Oct 19   "Ice Age Floods in the Columbia River Gorge"Multnomah Count Drainage District Meeting, Portland, OR

Oct 13   "Ice Age Geology: Wisconsin vs. Washington State" - Fort Atkinson Club, Fort Atkinson, WI

Oct 8   "Ice Age Floods in Yakima?" - Day-at-the-Dig, Wenas Mammoth Foundation, Wenas, WA

Oct 7   "How did these Columns Form?" - Field Trip Experience, Desert Oasis High School, Othello, WA

Oct 4   "Liberty Gold & Ice Age Floods" - Bellevue Rock Club, Bellevue, WA

Sept 27   "Flood Basalts of the Pacific Northwest"  -  Lower Columbia Basin Audubon Society, Richland, WA

Sept 22   "Bing Crosby, Sunset Highway, & the Channeled Scablands" - Kittitas County Historical Museum, Ellensburg, WA

Sept 14   "Ice Age Floods in Washington" - Washington AgForestry Conference, Moses Lake Christian Academy, WA

Sept 6   "Great Earthquakes of the Pacific Northwest" - Pacific Regent Retirement Center, Bellevue, WA

Aug 30   "Yellowstone Hot Spot & Liberty Gold: Is There a Connection?" - Pacific Northwest Miners Rally, Liberty, WA

Aug 23-26   "Deschutes River Geology" - River Trip Guide on 'Rockstars: a geology and astronomy river trip'

Aug 4   "New Ideas in Washington Geology" - The Palace, Morning Rotary Club, Ellensburg, WA

July 28   "Ellensburg Blue Agates" - PUD Building, Shelton Rock & Mineral Club, Shelton, WA

July 18   "Central Washington Geology" - Bicycle Riders Northwest, Applewood Park, Naches, WA

June 11   "Huge Floods in the Pacific Northwest" - Columbia River Gorge IAFI Chapter, Hood River, OR

May 20   "Farewell to Lind Hall" - McConnell Auditorium, CWU, Ellensburg, WA

May 5   "Upper County Geology" - Basecamp Books, Roslyn, WA

Apr 28   "Great Earthquakes in the Northwest" - Yakima Audubon Society, Arboretum, Yakima, WA

Apr 24   "Basalt Columns Field Trip" - Meadows Place Retirement Home, Ellensburg, WA

Apr 14   "Kittitas Valley Geology" - Kittitas County Audubon Society, Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg, WA

Apr 10   "Kittitas Valley Geology" - Unitarian Universalist Church, Ellensburg, WA

Apr 9   "Yellowstone Hot Spot & Liberty Gold: Is There a Connection?" - Yakima Rock Club Fair, Yakima Co. Fairgrounds, Yakima, WA

Mar 18   "Central Washington is Disneyland for Geologists" - Sandhill Crane Festival, Othello, WA

Mar 2   "Snoqualmie Pass Geology" - Zentner Downtown Lecture Series, Ellensburg, WA

Feb 24   "Bing Crosby & the Sunset Highway " - Zentner Downtown Lecture Series, Ellensburg, WA

Feb 20   "Liberty Gold & Yellowstone Hot Spot" - WA Prospectors Rock Show, County Fairgrounds, Monroe, WA

Feb 17   "Yellowstone Hot Spot & Liberty Gold" - Zentner Downtown Lecture Series, Ellensburg, WA

Feb 10   "Great Earthquakes of the PNW" - Zentner Downtown Lecture Series, Ellensburg, WA

Jan 21   "Ellensburg Blue Agates" - Kittitas County Audubon Society, Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg, WA

Jan 20   "Columbia River Geology" - Skyline Science & Technology Group, Seattle, WA

2015 :  Past Appearances

Dec 4 - "Is Everything West of I-5 Really Toast?" - CWU Natural Science Seminar, Ellensburg, WA

Dec 2 - "Columbia River Gorge" - Oregon Water Resources Congress, Hood River, OR

Nov 17 - "Yakima Valley Ice Age Water" - Southwest Yakima Rotary, Zesta Cucina, Yakima, WA

Nov 10 - "Columbia River Gorge" - Lake Lewis Chapter of the Ice Age Floods Institute, Kennewick, WA

Oct 16 - "Kittitas County Geology" - Kittitas County Leadership, Puget Sound Wind Farm, Ellensburg, WA

Sept 27 - "Old Blewett Pass Field Trip" - Ellensburg Chapter of the Ice Age Floods Institute

Sept 26 - "How Old is the Yakima River?" - Forterra, Ellensburg, WA

Sept 23 - "I-90 Rocks" - Mountains to Sound Greenway Board Meeting, Preston, WA

Sept 21 - "Liberty Gold Mining" - North Central Washington Prospectors, East Wenatchee, WA

Sept 17 - "Washington Geology Greatest Hits" - CWU Science Week Lecture, Ellensburg, WA

Sept 15 - "How Old is the Yakima River?" - Mid-Columbia Fisheries Enhancement Group, Camp Dudley, Naches, WA

Aug 30 - "Liberty Gold Mining" - Pacific Northwest Miners Rally, Liberty, WA

Aug 5 - "Liberty Gold Mining" - Lakeside Gem & Mineral Club, Kennewick, WA

Aug 5 - "Ice Age Floodwater in the Yakima Valley" - Yakima Sunrise Rotary, Yakima, WA

July 30 - "Ellensburg Blues & Liberty Gold" - Yakima Downtown Rotary, Yakima, WA

July 29 - "Ice Age Geology & Agriculture" - 'Washington Grown' Interview, Frenchman Coulee, WA

July 13 - "Ice Age Geology & Agriculture" - Nat'l Assoc. of Conservation Districts, Colton, WA

July 12 - "I-90 Rocks" - Mountains to Sound Greenway Trek Group, Cle Elum, WA

July 9 - "Washington's Channeled Scablands" - Kittitas Valley Trail Riders Club, Ellensburg, WA

June 16 - "Ice Age Floods of the Pacific Northwest" - Yakima Kiwanis, Yakima, WA

June 14 - "Snoqualmie Pass Field Trip" - Ellensburg to Snoqualmie Pass, WA

Mar 29 - "Yakima River Canyon Geology" - Forterra, Ellensburg, WA

May 26 - "Why I Make Geology Videos" - TED Talk, Ellensburg, WA

Apr 11 - "Glaciers in Kittitas County" - Suncadia Resort, Roslyn, WA

Apr 9 - "Liberty Gold" - Kittitas County Historical Museum, Ellensburg, WA

Mar 28 - "Central Washington is Disneyland for Geologists" - Sandhill Crane Festival, Othello, WA

Mar 18 - "Earthquake Research in Washington" - Zentner Downtown Lecture Series, Ellensburg, WA

Mar 11 - "Gold Mining in Liberty" -  Zentner Downtown Lecture Series, Ellensburg, WA

Mar 4 - "The Dalles to Portland - Interstate 84 Geology" - Zentner Downtown Lecture Series, Ellensburg, WA

Feb 25 - "Seattle to North Bend - Interstate 90 Geology" - Zentner Downtown Lecture Series, Ellensburg, WA

Feb 20 - "Earthquake Research in Washington" - Study Club of Ellensburg, WA

Feb 4 - "Ice Age Geology & Agriculture" - PNW Farm Forum, Spokane, WA

Jan 21 - "Ice Age Geology & Agriculture" - PNW Direct Seed Conference, Kennewick, WA