Calendar of Travel Bug Events

We present talks and/or slide shows on travel or geographically related subjects.
Most events are on Saturdays and take place in our store and are free
All begin at 5 PM unless otherwise noted and last for about an hour.
We attempt to have a presentation every other Saturday
Date Subject Presenter Description
Sat Apr 06 Colorful India Roger Toll Photographs from his recent 3-month visit to Kolkata, Varanasi and Tamil Nadu by Roger Toll—travel writer, photographer and former 9-year resident of south India. Appropriately on the eve of new national elections, he will offer stories and scattered insights on what he saw and experienced in ever-changing, yet eternal, India.
Sat Apr 13 Wild Wales Hywel Roberts Wales, History, Heritage and Culture "

Wales is surrounded on three sides by the sea. Fiercely independent, culturally rich with song, prose, storytelling and its own ancient Celtic language, Wales is a mystical destination. Come learn about the 3000 - year history, heritage, culture and language of this ancient land.


Hywel Roberts is the Director of Wild Wales Tours & Walkabouts. He is a storyteller, adventurer, sailor, film director, naturalist and an avid hiker. One of his most recent documentary films is "Attempting the North West Passage ". Hywel is a native of Wales, speaks fluent Welsh and is passionate about his homeland and the Welsh culture. He lives in rural Minnesota on the Mississippi River.

~Hywel Roberts
Sat May 04 Colombia DP Waldman & Monica Bitar
Sat May 18 Lomardy Italy Food & Rock Art John Pitts
Sat Jun 01 New Zealand Judy Costlow