Author Talk and Book Signing

What: Jim will be appearing with fellow author Julie Beekman at Books and Company to talk about, and sign copies of, their books, The Portland House and Two Trees. This presentation will focus on their childhood experiences of being raised by a single parent and as an adopted child.

When: Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Time: 7:00 PM

Where: Books and Company

1039 Summit Ave

Oconomowoc, WI 53066

Authors in the Schools Program

What: Jim will be appearing with fellow author Colleen June Glatzel at Waukesha South High School to talk to students about writing, publishing and their books, The Portland House, Dirty Shirt and Hey Joey Journal.

When: Friday, November 3rd, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM

Where: Waukesha South

401 E Roberta Av.

Waukesha, WI 53186

Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books

What: "I never intended to write a book!" Jim will be presenting on his experience from stepping into writing to becoming an author of two memoirs.

When: Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Time TBA

Where: UW Waukesha

401 E Roberta Ave

Waukesha, WI 53186

Presentation and Book Signing

What: Jim will give a presentation and read from The Portland House as part of the Author Series for the Clement Manor Center for Enrichment.

When: Thursday, November 15th, 2018

1:30 - 3:00 PM

Where: Clement Manor

830 W. St. Paul Ave

Waukesha, WI 53188

Past Appearances

  • AllWriters' Workplace and Workshop
  • Café De Arts Roastery
  • Clement Manor
  • Colfax Public Library
  • Ellsworth Public Library
  • Johnson Creek Public Library
  • Mama D’s Coffee
  • New Berlin Public Library
  • Oconomowoc Public Library
  • Oshkosh Public Library
  • Paperbacks Plus Bookstore
  • Pewaukee Public Library
  • Piragis Bookstore (Ely, Minnesota)
  • Purple Door Ice Cream Shop
  • Racine Yacht Club
  • Racine Public Library
  • Stearns History Museum (St. Cloud, Minnesota)
  • Subtext Books (St. Paul, Minnesota)
  • Tribeca GalleryCafe & Books - Watertown, WI
  • University of Wisconsin - Waukesha
  • Village of Wales, Wisconsin
  • Waterford Public Library
  • Waukesha South High School

If you are interested in scheduling an event with Jim, please contact him via his Contacts page.