Book notes, Nov. 11, 2012
Fielder presentation set for Saturday
Well-known photographer John Fielder will make the presentation “Colorado’s Great Outdoors: Celebrating 20 Years of Lottery-Funded Lands” at a benefit event for the Mesa Land Trust.
Fielder will present a slide show from his latest books — “Colorado’s Great Outdoors — Celebrating 20 Years of Lottery-Funded Lands” and “John Fielder’s Guide to Colorado’s Great Outdoors” — at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Colorado Mesa University’s University Center Ballroom, 1455 N. 12th St.
Tickets cost $10 and may be purchased at mesalandtrust.org, by calling 263-5443 or at the door.
Fielder’s book will be for sale at the event and can be autographed, and there will be a silent auction for a print of a photo taken locally by Fielder.
He also will teach a photography class at Horsethief Ranch on the Colorado River from 7:30–11:30 a.m. Sunday.
The class is limited to 12 participants, and costs $200 per person. Call 263-5443 to register for the class.
Reading series features four writers
Susan Finch, Laura Mourning, James Van Pelt and William Wright will be featured at November’s Poets & Writers of Colorado Mesa University reading series.
The meeting will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at Planet Earth and the Four Directions Gallery, 524 Colorado Ave.
The next gathering for the series will be on Feb. 21.