2013 Events

Lowry Park Zoo and Wild Wonderland

December 21, 2013

Tampa, FloridaBook SigningDecember 21, 2013 It was our last Wild Wonderland night at the zoo before Christmas.  Frank and I worked from 9 am to 11 pm which included our set up and take down time. We set up in the morning at Safari and moved to Wall…
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Lowry Park Zoo Wild Wonderland

December 14, 2013

Lowry Park Zoo Wild WonderlandBook SigningDecember 14, 2013 We were thrilled to book sign at the Wild Wonderland event at Lowry Park Zoo.  No words can explain the excitement of about 4 to 5 thousands of people with their family and friends come thr…
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Lowry Park Zoo

December 7, 2013

Book SigningDecember 7, 2013 Happy Birthday to me!  Yea, it was my decision to book sign today. I love the zoo and could not think of any place I would rather be or do on my birthday. It was a delightful day.  Author's Note: I loved showing the bo…
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Lowry Park Zoo, Black Friday/Saturday

November 29, 2013

Book SigningNovember 29, 2013 Blessing FridayNovember 30, 2013 Saturday I have never done a Black Friday and Saturday combination. I wanted to stay local this year and not go out of town like we usually travel to Amelia Island to book sign after Chr…
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Dayspring Academy

October 3, 2013

Dayspring AcademyLittle Scholars/kindergartenNew Port Richey, FloridaAuthor Book Reading and Book Signing October 3, 2013 What a precious group of kindergarten children I met at Little Scholar's Kindergarten.  I don't know who was more excited them …
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Dayspring Academy 1st - 5th grade

September 27, 2013

Dayspring AcademyFirst to Fifth GradeNew Port Richey, FloridaAuthor Speaking and Book SigningSeptember 27, 2014 Author speaking to the 350 children from first to fifth grade not including parents and teachers.  I spoke about the book's messages of s…
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Grace Family Church Summer Explosion

July 29, 2013

Grace Family ChurchSummer ExplosionTampa, FloridaBook SigningJuly 29 through August 2, 2013 Our second Summer Explosion at Grace Family Church.  This year, children and parents had stories to tell about their experience with the book. Parents and gr…
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Happy Cow

July 22, 2013

Happy CowTampa, FloridaJuly 22, 2014 You have to see this adorable place. The manager's open arms to Ivan Becomes a Hero and Frank and I was nice. We had fun and ate our own share of the delicious, refreshing yogurt.  I choose my toppings carefully …
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The Book Loft/Fernandina Beach

July 4, 2013

The Book Loft/Fernandina BeachFourth of July Amelia IslandBook SigningJuly 5, 6, 7 (1/2 day), 2013 This was part vacation and part book signing time. We have been going to Amelia Island for over 20 years but usually in December. However, I wanted to…
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Lowry Park Zoo, Memorial Day Weekend

May 25, 2013

Lowry Park ZooMemorial Day WeekendMay 25, 2013 Beautiful weather here in Tampa, Florida especially at the zoo!  A large crowd and an awesome day to showcase Ivan Becomes a Hero for parents, grandparents, teachers, and children. I tell the story as I…
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