Brooke has given hundreds of empowering and informative presentations at school visits, conservation programs, book festivals, education fairs, environmental events, and literacy conventions.
"Enthusiastic, inspiring, knowledgeable!"
Sunday, March 11 and Thursday, March 15
Arizona Geographic Alliance STEMSS Institute
Carnival Cruise on Mexican Riviera
Brooke gives three presentations to k-12 educators:
Power of the Picture Book: Making Standards Fun!
Explore, Discover, Communicate: The Journey of Science
Vaquita: Science, Crime, and Politics in the Sea of Cortez
Saturday, July 7
Aquarium of the Pacific
Book Launch, International Save the Vaquita Day
Long Beach, California
11:00am family presentation, How Do we Save a Species?
12:00pm book signing
Wednesday, September 12
Changing Hands Bookstore
7pm Vaquita talk, Q&A, and signing
Friday September 28
Arizona Public Media, KUAZ-FM, local NPR station
12:30 Facebook live interview with host Mark McLemore to discuss Vaquita
Brooke and Mark also tape a radio interview that will air November 1.
Friday, October 5
Hosted by The Literate Lizard Bookstore
Si Birch Room at Sedona Public Library
1pm Vaquita talk, Q&A, and signing
Thursday, October 11
"KPBS Midday Edition"
KPBS-FM, local NPR station
San Diego, California
10am taped interview with host Maureen Cavanaugh to discuss Vaquita
Air date: TBA
Tuesday, October 30
Hosted by American Cetacean Society, Los Angeles Chapter
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
San Pedro, California
7:30pm Vaquita talk, Q&A, and signing
Saturday, November 3
American Cetacean Society Conference
Hyatt Regency Hotel
Newport Beach, California
2:45 - 4:30pm Brooke joins the Special Session: Cetaceans on the Edge of Forever (panel discussion)
Wednesday, November 14
Island Press' Fall Board Meeting
7pm dinner, Brooke gives a keynote to the board members
Thursday, December 13
Living Desert Zoo & Gardens
Palm Desert, California
Time TBA Vaquita talk, Q&A, and signing
More events being scheduled... stay tuned!
Saturday, September 9
Scottsdale Public Library Children's Learning & Play Festival
WestWorld of Scottsdale
2pm reading and signing
Saturday, November 4
Arizona Reading Association Annual Conference & Celebrate Literacy Awards
East Valley Institute of Technology
8:30am—9:00am Brooke is honored with an ILA Celebrate Literacy Award for "writing award-winning children's books and inspiring children to care about the natural world"
10:30am—1:00pm author panel, signing and luncheon
Wednesday, November 8
AASL "Dinner with a Local Librarian and Author"
Various restaurants around the valley
6:30pm—9:30pm guest author
Saturday, November 11
American Association of School Librarians National Conference
Phoenix Convention Center
12:30—1pm book signing
2pm—3pm STEM Panel
4:30—5:30pm AASL Author Meet & Greet