The Adventure Speaker Series
THE ADVENTURE SPEAKER SERIES
MANY STORIES, ONE SHARED MISSION

Five Rivers MetroParks and Wright State University present a speaker series from local and internationally known outdoor personalities that is sure to excite all types of outdoor enthusiasts!

JAN. 29, FEB 3, 10 and 19, 2015
Check out this winter's great line-up of talks sure to inspire every level of outdoor enthusiast. The series includes local adventurers and nationally known outdoor personalities.

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Directions Wegerzyn Gardens MetroPark
Feb. 3 & 10
1301 E Siebenthaler Ave # 2
Dayton, OH 45414-5397
(937) 277-6545

Google Map Directions

Take I-75 to Wagner Ford Rd./Siebenthaler Ave. Exit and turn right on to N. Dixie Dr. and then left on Siebenthaler Ave. Pass Ridge Ave. and turn right on the park's drive at the bottom of the hill before the bridge. The Wegerzyn Center is located in the center of the building.

WSU Student Union
Jan. 29 & Feb. 19
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy.
Dayton, OH 45435

Google Map Directions

Take 675 to to exit 17, North Fairfield Road. Head north on North Fairfield Road to the stoplight at Colonel Glenn Highway. Turn left on Colonel Glenn Highway. Turn right at the second traffic light onto University Blvd. Follow the signs to the Visitor's Parking Lot. The Student Union is adjacent to the lot.

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Presented since 1888 in Washington, D.C., and in major cities across North America, National Georaphic Live is National Geographic's popular and inspiring speaker series. Now, National Geographic Live brings the excitement of National Geographic from the page and screen to the stage of the Victoria Theatre in Dayton.

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 Complete schedule of speakers
JAN. 29
FREE PROGRAM
SCOTT FIFE
WINTER CLIMBING IN SCOTLAND'S CAIRNGORMS
7:00 PM, Jan. 8, 2015: WSU Student Union - Endeavor Room

The British Mountaineering Council hosts an International Climbers' Meet in the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland every two years. In 2012, Scott Fife was chosen by the American Alpine Club ... VIEW FULL DETAILS >>

FEB. 3
FREE PROGRAM
YVONNE ENTINGH
EMBRACING THE JOURNEY, THE ADVENTURE & THE PASSION OF THE TRAIL
7:00 pm, Feb. 3, 2015: Wegerzyn Gardens MetroPark

For Yvonne, a woman who has backpacked over 6000 miles, mainly solo, the question "Aren't you afraid?" keeps coming up. ... VIEW FULL DETAILS >>

FEB. 10
FREE PROGRAM
IAN KALLAY
AXUS: ACROSS THE US, CYCLING FOR A CAUSE
7:00PM, Feb. 10, 2015: Wegerzyn Gardens MetroPark

In the summer of 2014, Ian set his sights on tackling an adventure unlike anything he'd done before. With his brother, Shane, driving alongside with support and gear, Ian planned to cycle 3207 miles across the United States ... VIEW FULL DETAILS >>

FEB. 19
FREE PROGRAM
TOM HELBIG
40 ADVENTURES IN MY 40TH YEAR
7:00 pm, Feb. 19, 2015: WSU Student Union - Endeavor Room

For Tom Helbig, turning 40 was a cause for celebration that was going to be remembered with a milestone of adventures. In his 40th year, Tom challenged himself to complete 40 different adventures of 40 miles or more with 40 different people. ... VIEW FULL DETAILS >>

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