For all ages. Suffering from cabin fever? Join us for a series of presentations celebrating the great outdoors! Speakers will share their experiences across America and around the world. The series concludes with some spectacular short films on mountain culture! Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. All free. Information: Dee Donnelly, 501-5147.
Expedition Mountaineering: The Facts and Fiction of Climbing Mt. Everest
Fri, Mar 15, 7:30-9 p.m.
Henrico County Administration Board Room (4301 E Parham Road, Henrico, VA 23228). Free!
From logistics and finance to conditioning and emergency response, high altitude expeditions involve significant effort and risk. Presenter Jeff Reynolds, with over 32 years of climbing experience, will share what it takes to get from concept to summit success. Jeff has successfully led hundreds of high alpine trekking and climbing expeditions in North America, South America, Europe, Africa and Asia. He was recently an Expedition Leader for the S2Mounteering’s 2012 Mt. Everest expedition, placing the entire team on the summit on May 19.