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Meet & Greet with John Muir

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Title

Meet & Greet with John Muir

Location

Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Start Date/Time

3/23/2013 1:00 PM

End Date/Time

3/23/2013 4:00 PM

Type of Event

Special Events

Contact

Riverside Metropolitan Museum, http://www.riversideca.gov/museum/, 951-826-5273

Description

Join us for an exciting and educational experience meet and greet with John Muir live! Professional actor, Lee Stetson portrays America's foremost naturalist and conservationist John Muir. Meet with John Muir at the Museum in the exhibit gallery from 1 - 4pm. Also, He will be making a walk up Mt. Rubidoux from 9 am - 11 am retracing the steps John Muir would have taken in 1906 when he visited Riverside.

About the Actor
Lee Stetson's plays include three one-person shows based on the life of the naturalist John Muir, and a fourth based on both Muir and President Theodore Roosevelt. These productions, with Mr. Stetson in the title role, have been presented in Yosemite National Park since 1983 to more than a quarter of a million visitors. Additionally, the Muir shows have toured throughout the country to universities, parks, museums, wilderness and environmental organizations from Washington D.C. to Hawaii. Mr. Stetson lectures frequently on the arts and the environment, and spends a considerable portion of his time promoting the performing arts in the national parks. Lee's career has included founding and managing the Hawaii Performing Arts Company, being the Artistic M

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