upcoming events

Thor is currently on tour in support of THE TRIUMPH OF SEEDS.  

Check back often as new dates are added.

Sunday, August 23 @ 10:00 A.M.   -  Community Land Trust of Waldron, Waldron Island, WA

     Keynote Address

Thursday, October 1 @ 7:30 P.M.   -  Olympia Timberland Library, Olympia, WA

    Presentation & Book Signing          313 8th Avenue SE, Olympia, WA  98501

Saturday, October 3 @ 8:00 A.M.   -  Book and Author Breakfast

     Keynote Address                                Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Trade Show

                                                                    Holiday Inn at PDX, Portland, OR

Monday, October 5 @ 7:00 P.M.   -  Seward Park Audubon Urban Naturalist Series

     Presentation & Book Signing       The Royal Room

                                                                 5000 Rainier Avenue South

                                                                 Seattle, WA  98118

Tuesday, October 6 @ 7:00 P.M.    -  Port Townsend Public Library, Port Townsend, WA
     Presentation & Book Signing         1220 Lawrence St., Port Townsend, WA 98368

Wednesday, October 14 @ 7:00 P.M.   -  Washington Native Plant Society South Sound Chapter

     Presentation & Book Signing                Tacoma Nature Center

                                                                          1919 South Tyler Street

                                                                          Tacoma, WA  98405

Thursday, October 22 @ 7:00 P.M.   -  Eastside Audubon Program Night

     Presentation & Book Signing            Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church

                                                                      308 4th Ave S
                                                                      Kirkland, WA 98033

Wednesday, November 11 @ TK   -  The Mountaineers Naturalist Study Group

     Presentation & Book Signing       The Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

                                                                 7700 Sand Point Way NE

                                                                 Seattle, WA  98115

Saturday, November 21, 3-5 P.M.   -  Seattle 7 Writers Holiday Bookfest

    Book Signing                                      Phinney Neighborhood Center

                                                                  6532 Phinney Ave. N. Seattle, 98103

Saturday, November 21, 6:00 P.M.   -  Queen Anne Book Company

     Presentation & Book Signing            1811 Queen Anne Avenue North

                                                                      Seattle, WA  98109

Sunday, November 22, 12-5 P.M.   -  Audubon Society of Portland Wild Arts Festival

     Book Signing                                     Montgomery Park

                                                                  2701 NW Vaughn, Portland, OR

American Museum of Natural History

Thor is a sought-after public speaker and a veteran of hundreds of presentations to audiences ranging from grade school assemblies to university classes, writing conferences, museums, and book clubs. Examples include Town Hall Seattle, Portland Audubon, The Tacoma Art Museum, The High Desert Museum, The Minnesota Raptor Centor, The Beckham Bird Club, The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, and the Sonoma Land Trust.

For speaking inquiries regarding THE TRIUMPH OF SEEDS, contact Cassie Nelson, Basic Books, (212) 340-8132


To book Thor for community reads or other speaking engagements, contact:  Dawn Stuart, Books In Common, (541) 318-628; dawn@terracommunications.net.


Thor Hanson - Author & Biologist