Upcoming Readings and Talks


February 2015


Thursday, February 19th, 10am-1pm
Juliette Low Leadership Society Luncheon
Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Please click the link below for more information.

Thursday, February 26th, noon
Women's Leadership Luncheon, Heart of Florida United Way
Rosen Center
9840 International Drive
Orlando, FL
Open to the public.
Please click the link below for more information.

March 2015


Thursday, March 5th, 7:30pm
Benaroya Hall
S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium
200 University Street
Seattle, Washington
Tickets required. Please click the link below for details.

Wednesday, March 11th, 7:30pm
Nat Geo Live event at National Geographic
Cheryl Strayed will be interviewed on-stage by Nat Geo Traveler editor Don George.
1600 M Street, NW
Washington, D.C.
Click the link below to purchase tickets.

Thursday, March 12th, 7pm
Hudson Valley Community College
Bulmer Telecommunications Center Auditorium
80 Vandenburgh Avenue
Troy, NY
Free and open to the public.

Friday, March 13th, 8pm
The Connecticut Forum
Bushnell Theater
166 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, Connecticut
Cheryl will be appearing with Diane Nyad and others
for a panel discussion of the topic of "Explorers & Adventurers."
This is a ticketed event. Please click the link below for details.

March 20th-25th
Cheryl will be teaching a writing workshop in Maui
at the Lumeria Retreat Center. Please scroll up
and click on the "Workshops" page for more information.

April 2015


Thursday, April 2nd, 7:30pm
Colorado State University
Creative Writing Reading Series
North Ballroom of Lory Student Center
Fort Collins, Colorado

Tuesday, April 7th, 6:30pm
Eden Prairie Reads
St Andrews Lutheran Church
13600 Technology Drive
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Talk, reading and book signing.
Tickets: $10

Thursday, April 16th, 11am-1pm
Susan G. Komen of Oregon & Washington
Annual Lunch for the Cure
Cheryl Strayed is the keynote speaker
Portland Art Museum, Kridel Ballroom
1219 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
Click the link below for tickets and information.

May 2015


Wednesday, May 27th, evening
Cheryl will be interviewed on-stage.
Proceeds to go PlayWrite, Inc in Portland.
Portland, Oregon
Please check back for details.

May 29-31st
River Teeth Nonfiction Conference
Ashland University
Ashland, Ohio
Please click the link below for more information.

June 2015


Cheryl will be teaching workshops in Chamonix, France June 15-25 and
Big Sur, California June 28-July 3.
Please see the "Workshops" page on this site for details.

July 2015


Cheryl will be leading a salon in Patmos, Greece July 12-22.
Please visit the "Workshops" page on this site for details.

August 2015


September 2015


Wednesday, September 9th, 2pm and 4pm
Sacred Heart University
Freshman Common Read
Cheryl Strayed will give two talks (the same, just different times)
Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT
Open to the public. Tickets are $10.

October 2015


Thursday, October 29th, midday
Cheryl will be speaking at a fundraising luncheon for Bradley Angle in Portland.
Portland, Oregon
Please check back for details.

November 2015


December 2015


January 2016

Photo by Graeme Mitchell, October 2012.

Photo by Joni Kabana, September 2011.

Photo by Brian Lindstrom. May Day 2011.

With Oprah Winfrey in 2012

On the Wild movie set in central Oregon, October 2013.

Photo by Reese Witherspoon at the London Film Fest, October 2014.

On the Wild movie set in Mojave, California, November 2013.

Photo by Pam Houston, November 2011.

With Laura Dern at the Toronto Film Festival, September 2014.

With Brian Lindstrom at the Portland Wild premiere, December 2014.

The night of the Portland premiere of Wild, December 2014.

Government Cove, Oregon, October 2014.