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

Co-Author Interview and Book Signing

What: Jim will be with Barb Geiger, author of Paddle for a Purpose to talk about their outdoor paddling adventure memoirs. Details forthcoming.

When: Thursday, December 13th, 2018

7:30 - 8:30 PM

Where: Subtext Books

6 West Fifth Street

St. Paul, MN 55102

Featured Poet Reading/Signing

What: Jim will be one of two featured poets along with Jane Osypowski at the Poetry in Portage event in April, 2019. Books available for sale/signing.

When: Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019.

6:00 - 8:30 PM

Where: Suzy's Steakhouse

2701 County Road CX

Portage, WI 53901

Friends of New Berlin Library Reading/Signing

What: Jim will give a presentation and read from The Portland House at the Friends of the New Berlin Library meeting on April 6th.

When: Saturday, April 6th, 2018

1:00 - 3:00 PM

Where: New Berlin Public Library

15105 W. Library Lane

New Berlin, WI 53151

Past Appearances

  • AllWriters' Workplace and Workshop
  • Books and Company
  • 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.