October General Membership Meeting

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 18:45

(Come at 6:15 to socialize!) Granite Reef Senior Center 1700 North Granite Reef Road Scottsdale, AZ 85257 Located in Scottsdale on Granite Reef Road just north of McDowell Rd. Author Tom Martin has been getting blisters on his feet and hopelessly lost while hiking and taking river rafting trips in the Grand Canyon, actually since 1969! Tom and his wife, Hazel, will present a behind the scenes look at Otis "Dock" Marston's book (that Tom helped rewrite), From Powell to Power: A Recounting of the First One Hundred River Runners Through Grand Canyon, at our October 7 General Membership Meeting. The presentation will include historic film footage of Marston and other river runners. Tom and Hazel will touch on who Dock Marston was and look at some of the highlights of Marston's recountings of the First 100 River Runners. Copies of Marston's book will be available at the presentation. Proceeds from the book sales will benefit AzOTC. If you have just an inkling that you want to take a river rafting trip through the Grand Canyon National Park, you can't miss this presentation!