Attend an upcoming talk, browse media mentions of my work, and see where I’ll be appearing to talk about cycling, gardening or writing.
Upcoming gardening talks and events:
- January 25, 2-4 p.m. King County Seed Lending Library Great Seattle Seed Swap, Phinney Neighborhood Center, Seattle.
- February 27, 9:30 a.m. “Eat Your Year: Month-by-Month Actions for Continuous Edibles, Northwest Flower & Garden Festival, Seattle.
- March 1, 4:30 p.m. “Ten Steps to Your Best Tomato Year Yet,” Northwest Flower & Garden Festival, Seattle.
Topics for my presentations include growing cool-season edibles, heirloom vegetables, and tomatoes; year-round gardening; season extension; soil building; seed starting; seed saving; and garden tool care. Contact me to discuss having me at your event.
Have you checked out my online Bluprint class “The Extended Harvest“? The seven 20-minute videos will walk you through creating and tending your year-round edible garden.
Upcoming cycling talks and events:
- February 29, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Bike & Pike, a fundraiser for Food Lifeline, R&E Cycles, Seattle.
I regularly give talks and slide shows about my favorite cycling routes and my two cycling guidebooks. I also lead rides and support non-profit cycling organizations. Contact me to book a presentation about Cycling the Pacific Coast or Biking Puget Sound.
Media mentions, publications and interviews for Cycling the Pacific Coast:
How to Bike the Pacific Coast, The SixFifty.com
Researching and Writing “Cycling the Pacific Coast,” a Conversation with Sheila Bender, WritingItReal.com
Q&A: Deep forests, sunny beaches and driving rain, BikingBis.com
Afternoon Live interview, KATU-TV, Portland, Ore.
“New cycling guide offers epic Pacific Coast ride,” Brian J. Cantwell, Travel and Outdoors Editor, The Seattle Times
“Bicycle Touring the Pacific Coast with Bill Thorness,” Adventure Sports Podcast
“New Guidebook Charts Coastal Charms,” Pedal Washington magazine, Cascade Bicycle Club
Cycling the Coast Portland Launch Party, BikePortland.org
Cycling the Coast Book Trailer, Mountaineers Books channel, You Tube
Cycling the Pacific Coast webinar, cosponsored by Cascade Bicycle Club
Media mentions, publications and interviews for Biking Puget Sound:
“Health in Action: Biking and Gardening Author Bill Thorness,” Actively Northwest.com
“Sound Cycling: The No-Pollute Commute, Bellevue Patch.com
“Ride your bike to an explosive Seattle view,” Everett Herald.net
“Bridges: Portals to Somewhere,” Washington Bikes.org