Author Event - Tahoe's Spectacular Wildflower Trails with Julie S. Carville

The Avid Reader is excited to welcome local author Julie S. Carville for a reading, discussion, and signing of her helpful new guide, "Tahoe's Spectacular Wildflower Trails" on Friday, March 24th starting at 7:30 p.m.

Get ready for spring! Julie Carville, local author, botanist, and accomplished photographer, has created a guide to help you make the most of your Tahoe hiking experience. This unique collection includes: Tahoe's 21 best scenic wildflower trails, a color guide for easy flower identification, a tree guide for quick reference, 870 beautiful, full color photographs, and Native American plant knowledge. No matter your age or ability, this guide has something for you! Join us for an exciting discussion about what Tahoe has to offer.

Julie Carville is a recognized botanist, photographer and the author of the 1989 book, Lingering in Tahoe's Wild Gardens. She co-authored Wildflowers of Nevada & Placer Counties and Trees and Shrubs of Nevada & Placer Counties, and is a contributing author of California's Wild Gardens. Carville has written and photographed for numerous publications, including the Sierra Heritage magazine, Sacramento Bee, and San Francisco Chronicle. She has traveled throughout Northern California presenting programs on California's native plants for public institutions and private groups. In 2014 the Bear Yuba Land Trust recognized her work with the esteemed John Skinner Outdoors Recreation Award.

 

 

Event date: 
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
The Avid Reader
617 2nd Street
Davis, CA 95616