Events

 

Upcoming Events

August 30, 2014
Fancy Cats Rescue Team 18th Anniversary Gala Fundraiser
7:30 – 11:30pm
Reston, VA

For more information, and to purchase tickets, click here.

September 6 and 7, 2014
National Capital Cat Show
Chantilly, VA

I am proud to partner with Spirit Essences Holistic Remedies for Animals to be the Rescue Cat Sponsor at the National Capital Cat Show at the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly VA.  Visit my booth to purchase autographed books, and holistic remedies. For more information about the cat show, click here.

October 14, 2012
Better with Pets Summit
New York, NY

Past Events

November 7, 2009
1:00pm-3:00pm
Wylie Wagg
Fairfax, VA

I’ll be signing books at this wonderful store – come meet me and get your book signed, and shop for healthy foods and unique supplies for your cat and dog.  Click here for information and directions.

November 11, 2009
Humane Society of Loudoun County
General Memberhip Meeting (open to the public)
7:00pm

I’ll be speaking on the topic Animals as Teachers and share my experiences of some of the animal teachers I’ve had in my life and the lessons they taught.  I’ll be selling and signing books at this event.  A portion of all proceeds from sales at this event will go to the Humane Society.  For more information, please visit http://www.hslcva.org/index.php

November 15, 2009
1:00pm-3:00pm
Wylie Wagg
Middleburg, VA

Book signing at Wylie Wagg’s Middleburg location.   Click here for information and directions.

November 21, 2009
Westchester Cat Show, White Plains, NY
3:00pm-5:00pm
CWA poster

Pet Autograph Party at the Westchester Cat Show in White Plains, NY (as part of the Cat Writers Assocation Conference).  Meet me and 28 other pet writers – a great opportunity to get some holiday shopping done.
Click here for more information.

 

November 22, 2009
Westchester Cat Show, White Plains, NY
9:00am-11:00am

See above for location and more information.

November 24, 2009
Spotlight Speaker, Womens Networking Luncheon
12:30pm-2:00pm
Herndon, VA

I will be speaking about the lessons animals teach us, and I’ll be selling and signing books.  Click here for more information and to register.

November 30, 2009
6:00pm-8:00pm
Wylie Wagg
Falls Church, VA

Book signing at Wylie Wagg’s Falls Church location.   Click here for information and directions.

December 5, 2009
Book Signing at Seneca Hill Animal Hospital Resort and Spa
Great Falls, VA
10:00am-12:00 noon

I will be signing books as part of Seneca Hill’s Santa Portraits event.  Bring your family pet(s) and get their photos taken with Santa, do some holiday shopping and enjoy holiday refreshments.  Click here for information and directions.

December 6, 2009
Books and Crannies
Middleburg, VA
1:00pm – 3:00pm

Celebrate Christmas in Middleburg and stop by Books and Crannies to get your signed copy of Buckley’s StoryClick here for more information. 

December 1 – 16, 2009
Twelve Days of Christmas Virtual Book Tour

virtual book tour bannerComing to a computer near you:  my virtual book tour!  Read interviews with and guest posts by me on twelve different blogs.  For more information about my tour stops, click here.

12 Days of Christmas Virtual Book Tour Video
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=skxA6-Fq-CA

January 24, 2010
12:00pm – 3:00pm
Wylie Wagg
Falls Church, VA

Book signing at Wylie Wagg’s Falls Church location.   Click here for information and directions.

February 13, 2010
Seneca Hill Animal Hospital Resort and Spa
Great Falls, VA
11:00am-1:00pm

Just in time for Valentine’s Day!  I will be signing books in Seneca Hill’s Posh Paws Boutique.  Click here for information and directions.

February 27, 2010
Seasons Cards and Gifts
South Riding, VA
1:00pm-3:00pm

Come join me and Fancy Cats Rescue Team for an event at this wonderful store.  The store’s motto is “Inspired by Happiness to Celebrate Life!”  Fancy Cats will bring some of their adoptable cats to this event.  I’ll donate a portion of the proceeds from all book sales at the event to Fancy Cats.  For more information and directions to Seasons Cards and Gifts, click here.

March 4, 2010
Barnes and Noble
Reston, VA
Discussion and Signing
7:00pm

Click here for store information and directions.

March 19, 2010
Super Pet Expo
Chantilly, VA
6:00pm – 8:00pm

I’ll be signing books at the Seneca Hill Animal Hospital Resort and Spa booth.  For more information about the pet expo, click here.

March 20, 2010
Barnes and Noble
Manassas, VA
1:00pm-3:00pm

Click here for store information and directions. 

March 21, 2010
Super Pet Expo
Chantilly, VA
12:00noon – 2:00pm

I’ll be signing books at the Seneca Hill Animal Hospital Resort and Spa booth.  For more information about the pet expo, click here.

April 10, 2010
Vienna Pet Spaw
Vienna, VA
2:00pm – 4:00pm

Book signing at Vienna Pet Spaw – for information and directions, click here.

May 1, 2010
Reston Pet Fiesta
Reston, VA

10:00am – 4:00pm

Vist my booth at the area’s premiere outdoor pet festival.  For more information about the Reston Pet Fiesta, click here.

May 22, 2010
Barnes and Noble Fairfax, VA
1:00pm – 3:00pm

Click here for store information and directions.

July 18, 2010
12:00 – 3:00pm
Seneca Hill Animal Hospital Resort and Spa

I’ll be signing books at Seneca Hill Animal Hospital Resort and Spa’s Open House.  For more information and directions, click here.

July 24, 2010
12:00 – 4:00pm
Felix & Oscar
Springfield, VA

Come join me and Fancy Cats Rescue Team for a book signing and kitten and cat adoption fair.  A portion of all proceeds from book sales at the event will go to Fancy Cats.  For more information and directions, click here.

September 11-12, 2010
National Capital Cat Show
Chantilly, VA

Visit my booth at the National Capital Cat Show at the Dulle Expo Center in Chantilly VA.  For more information about the cat show, click here.

October 2, 2010
10:am – 1:00pm
Waterford Fair
Waterford, VA

I’ll be signing books at the Book Nook at the award winning Waterford Fair, one of the oldest craft fairs in Virginia.  For more information and directions, please click here.

October 16, 2010
12:00 – 4:00pm
Felix & Oscar
Springfield, VA

Come join me and Fancy Cats Rescue Team for a book signing and kitten and cat adoption fair.  A portion of all proceeds from book sales at the event will go to Fancy Cats.  For more information and directions, click here.

October 23, 2010
12:00 – 2:00pm
Red Dog Spa
Fairfax, VA

I’ll be selling and signing books at Red Dog Spa’s 2nd annual Howl-o-Ween on the Green party.  For more information and directions, click here.

October 25, 2010
Middleburg Public Library
Middleburg, VA
Discussion and Signing
7:00pm

I’ll be talking about the lessons animals teach us, and selling and signing books.  For more information and directions, click here.

November 18-21, 2010
Cat Writers Association Conference
White Plains, NY

November 20, 2010
3:00-4:00pm
Book Signing Extravaganza
Westchester County Center
White Plains, NY

Join me and my fellow cat writers for a book signing extravaganza at the Westchester Cat Show.  For more information and directions, click here.  In addition to my official signing time on stage, I will also be at the CWA book store at the cat show from 12:30pm on, so please stop by!

December 11, 2010
12:00-3:00pm
Felix & Oscar
Springfield, VA

Just in time for the holidays – get all your holiday shopping for the pet lovers and furry family members on your list done in one place.  Autographed and pesonalized books make wonderful holiday gifts!  For more information and directions, click here.

March 13, 2011
Purcellville 
Public Library
Purcellville, VA
Discussion and Signing
2:00pm

I’ll be talking about the lessons animals teach us, and selling and signing books.  For more information and directions, click here.

April 10, 2011
6:30-8:30pm
Stray Cat Cafe
Arlington, VA

Join me for an evening of great food and cat themed drink specials at this wonderful restaurant.  A portion of all proceeds from book sales at the event will go to Lost Dog and Cat Rescue Foundation.  For more information and directions, click here.

May 7, 2011
Reston Pet Fiesta
Reston, VA

10:00am – 4:00pm

I will have a booth at the Washington DC area’s premiere outdoor pet festival. I’m excited to welcome special guest Fern Crist, DVM, resident feline veterinarian at The Conscious Cat.  Dr. Crist will answer your cat health questions all day!  For more information about the Reston Pet Fiesta, click here.

July 16, 2011
11:00am – 1:00pm

Felix & Oscar
Springfield, VA

I will be answering your questions about feline nutrition and offer purrsonal shopping services to show you how to read cat food labels and choose the best food for your carnivore. I’ll also be selling and signing books. For more information and directions, click here.

September 10-11, 2011
National Capital Cat Show
Chantilly, VA

Visit my booth at the National Capital Cat Show at the Dulle Expo Center in Chantilly VA.  For more information about the cat show, click here.

October 4, 2011
Discussion and Signing

Oakton Library
Oakton, VA
7:00pm

I’ll be talking about the lessons animals teach us, and selling and signing books.  For more information and directions, click here.

November 17-19, 2011
Cat Writers Association Conference
White Plains, NY

December 3, 2011
12:00 noon – 2:00pm
Felix & Oscar Springfield, VA

I will be answering your questions about feline nutrition and offer purrsonal shopping services to show you how to read cat food labels and choose the best food for your carnivore. I’ll also be selling and signing books. For more information and directions, click here.

February 18, 2012
2:00pm
Reston Regional Library
Reston, VA Discussion and Signing

I’ll be talking about the lessons animals teach us, and selling and signing books.  For more information and directions, click here.

May 5, 2012
Reston Pet Fiesta
Reston, VA
1:o00 – 4:00pm

I will be at the Washington DC area’s premiere outdoor pet festival for part of the day. I will be selling and signing books and answering cat health questions. For more information about the Reston Pet Fiesta, click here.

May 12, 2012
1:00am – 1:00pm
Felix & Oscar
Springfield, VA

I will be answering your questions about feline nutrition, show you how to read cat food labels and help you choose the best food for your carnivore. I’ll also be selling and signing books. For more information and directions, click here.

June 21-23, 2012
BlogPaws Pet Blogging Conference
Salt Lake City, UT

July 28, 2012
9:00 – 12:00
Landsdowne Animal Hospital Open House
Leesburg, VA

Come join me for Landsdowne Animal Hospital’s Open House. I’ll have lots of information on cat health and nutrition, and will be selling and signing books. For more information and directions, please visit Landsdowne Animal Hospital’s website.

September 29, 2012
3:00p – 6:00pm
Paradise Springs Winery
Clifton, VA

Join me for a a wine and cheese fundraiser at Paradise Springs Winery hosted by Fancy Cats Rescue Team to benefit their ongoing efforts to rescue stray and unwanted cats. Enjoy an afternoon of fine wine, good food, raffle prize drawings, and fun. I will be selling and signing books. A portion of proceeds from all sales will go to FCRT. You must register for this event – tickets are $40 if you register by September 1st. Each registration fee includes price of admission, two glasses of wine, food, and donation to FCRT. Click here for more information, and to register.

October 25-27, 2012
Barkworld/Meowworld Expo
Atlanta, GA

December 8, 2012
1:00pm – 4:00pm
Felix & Oscar
Springfield, VA

Launch Party for Purrs of Wisdom

Join me to celebrate the launch of my new book, Purrs of Wisdom: Conscious Living, Feline Style. I’ll be reading from the book, and selling and signing books. There will be refreshments and cake! For more information and directions, click here.

December 19, 2012
1:00pm – 8:00pm
Columbus Circle Holiday Market
New York, NY

I will be a guest at digital artist Deborah Julian‘s booth at the Columbus Circle Holiday Market in New York City. For more information and directions, click here.

April 6, 2013
1:00pm – 3:00pm
Felix & Oscar Springfield, VA

Join me for a book signing and discussion. I’ll be selling and signing copies of Purrs of Wisdom and Buckley’s Story, and I’ll be answering cat health and nutrition questions. For more information and directions, click here.

May 4, 2013
Reston Pet Fiesta
Reston, VA 10:00am – 4:00pm

Vist my booth at the area’s premiere outdoor pet festival.  For more information about the Reston Pet Fiesta, click here.

May 16-18, 2013
BlogPaws Pet Blogging Conference
Tysons Corner, VA

August 24, 2013
Fancy Cats Tea Party (Fundraiser)
Annadale, VA 4:00 – 9:00pm

I’ll be selling and signing books at this Fundraiser for Fancy Cats Rescue Team. For more information and directions, click here.

September 7-8, 2013
National Capital Cat Show
Chantilly, VA

I am the Learning Ring Sponsor at the National Capital Cat Show at the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly VA.  Visit my booth, and come to my presentation The Conscious Cat: Conscious Living, Health and Happiness for Cats and Their Humans on Saturday at 11am and Sunday at 1pm. For more information about the cat show, click here.

September 29, 2013
2:30pm – 6:00pm
Paradise Springs Winery (Fundraiser) Clifton, VA

Join me for a wine and cheese fundraiser at Paradise Springs Winery hosted by Fancy Cats Rescue Team to benefit their ongoing efforts to rescue stray and unwanted cats. Enjoy an afternoon of fine wine, good food, raffle prize drawings, and fun. I will be selling and signing books. A portion of proceeds from all sales will go to FCRT. You must register for this event. Click here for more information, and to register.

October 21, 2013
7:00pm
Middleburg Public Library
Middleburg, VA
Discussion and Signing

I’ll be talking about conscious living for cats and their humans, and selling and signing books.  For more information and directions, click here.

December 11, 2013
2
:00pm – 6:00pm
Columbus Circle Holiday Market
New York, NY

I will be a guest at digital artist Deborah Julian‘s booth at the Columbus Circle Holiday Market in New York City. For more information and directions, click here.

March 12-14, 2014
Global Pet Expo
Orlando, FL

March 29, 2014
1:15-2:45pm
Cascades Public Library
Sterling, VA

I’ll be selling and signing books at the Local Authors Fair. Click here for more information.

May 8-12, 2014
Central Veterinary Conference
National Harbor, MD