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Friday Fireside Lecture on Lituya Bay

Local author Lynn Schooler will speak this evening on Lituya Bay, a "magical enigma," as part of the Fireside Lecture series at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.The talk will address...
The giant waves of Lituya Bay

...nature's most violent behavior.Lituya Bay, on the Pacific coast about 100...University of Alaska Fairbanks, flew over Lituya Bay in a Super Cub two days after the...miles wide, and shaped like a T, Lituya Bay is the only refuge for boats along...
Exploring history

...Alaskans is the explorer's visit to Lituya Bay in 1786, where the notoriously difficult...arrival in the familiar waters of Lituya Bay.Sharing perspectives from both...The trip will include a trip to Lituya Bay on July 13, the day in 1786 when...
Fireside to host author Lynn Schooler

...Lynn Schooler, who will present "Lituya Bay: A Magical Enigma Walk." His "Heartbroke Bay" is set in Lituya Bay, and "Walking Home" also features...a mega-tsunami that devastated Lituya Bay with the highest wave ever recorded...
Empire Editorial: Be careful, the ice monster lurks

...very least can be fatal or cause serious injuries. In 2010, the Cascade Glacier, a hanging glacier at the head of Lituya Bay in Glacier Bay National Park about 120 miles northwest of Juneau, calved directly above a trio of adventurers from Juneau...
Author talk, lecture to be presented at historical library

...Society. Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de Laperouse was a French Navy officer and explorer who met the Tlingits in Lituya Bay. He also lost 21 men to strong currents in the bay, and his expedition later vanished in Oceania. However, LaPerouse...
Thanks from the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center

...and Jim Powell for Southeast Alaska Residents' Observations of Climate and Environmental Changes; Lynn Schooler for Lituya Bay; Scott Willis for Annex Lake Hydropower; Bob Armstrong and Richard Carstensen for The Nature of Southeast Alaska...
Upcoming Fireside Lecture to focus on Annex Creek hydropower

...event kicks off at 6:30 p.m. in the visitor center's auditorium. The lecture is always repeated at 8 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.Lynn Schooler's lectures last week on Lituya Bay broke records, with more than 427 people attending.
Around Town for Friday, Jan. 24

...featuring Buddy Wakefield, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Pay-as-you-can.Fireside lecture: Lituya Bay: A Magical Enigma Walk with Juneau author Lynn Schooler, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor...
Arts calendar at 6 p.m. With featured guest performance poet Buddy Wakefield. Suggested donation is $5.Fireside lecture: Lituya Bay: A Magical Enigma Walk with Juneau author Lynn Schooler, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor...


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