Canada’s Indiana Jones is Coming to Alton Oct 17th

Notice from the Alton Grange Association.

Alton Grange Association invites you to attend our Annual Meeting. We have a very special guest speaker this year Adam Shoalts.

Date: Thursday, Oct 17, 2019
Time: 7: PM (doors open at 6:30 PM)
Place: Paul Morin Gallery – 19741 Main Street, Alton
Speaker: Adam Shoalts – Author and Adventurer – “Canada’s Indiana Jones”

Adam Shoalts is a professional adventurer, also known as Canada’s Indiana Jones. His expeditions have included a nearly 4,000 km canoe journey across Canada’s Arctic – alone. He is the author of the #1 national best seller Alone Against the North and the award winning A History of Canada in 10 Maps, also a national bestseller. His brand new book, Beyond the Trees: A Journey Alone Across Canada’s Arctic will be released October 1 by Penguin Random House. He is Explorer-in-Residence with the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, and in 2016 was named a National Champion of the Trans-Canada Trail. He is a regular guest on Canadian television and radio and has a PhD in History from McMaster University.

Adam’s new book is, Beyond the Trees, and will be available for purchase /signing at the event.

CBC has named it one of the 40 most anticipated books of the year, and Indigo has named it their staff pick for October.

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