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Date:
April 16, 2018
Time:
6:30 PM
Location:
Carroll County Public Library, Mount Airy Branch
Address:
705 Ridge Avenue
Mount Airy, MD 21771
Contact:
410-386-4470
Cost:
Free
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Hiking the Appalachian Trail with Jennifer Pharr Davis

Monday, April 16, 2018

For all ages. Join us for an evening with Jennifer Pharr Davis, hiker, author, speaker, and National Geographic Adventurer of the Year who has covered over 14,000 miles of long distance trails on six different continents. Jennifer has written six books, articles for the New York Times, Outside Magazine, Backpacker, and Trail Runner, and has been featured in the Washington Post, New York Times, NPR's Talk of the Nation, and the CBS Early Show. Her new book, The Pursuit of Endurance (Viking), comes out in April. Jennifer is a professional speaker who has shared her trail adventures across the United States and Europe. She is founder and owner of Blue Ridge Hiking Company, a guiding service that strives to make the wilderness accessible and enjoyable for hikers of all ages, genders, and ability levels. Refreshments will be provided by Lone Star Barbeque. Books will be available for purchase from A Likely Story Bookstore. All attendees need to register.