Talent Historical Society, Meet the Author

Talent Historical Society, Meet the Author

October 24 at 6pm | Tuesday Evening at the Museum | Leslie Compton, author of the book “Dearest Minnie, a sailor’s story” will be talking about the impact Teddy Roosevelt’s “Great White Fleet’s” around the world tour had during 1907-1907 at the Talent Historical Museum in Talent, Oregon.

OLLI Class, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon

OLLI Class, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon

October 16 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM | OSU | OLLI CLASS INSTRUCTION | Travel with Teddy Roosevelt’s Great White Fleet of sixteen battleships as they cruised around the world.

Meet the Author Ashland Library, Oregon

Meet the Author Ashland Library, Oregon

September 25 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM | I’ll be at the Ashland Library, in Ashland, Oregon September 25 for a talk on my book “Dearest Minnie, a sailor’s story”.  Stop by and enjoy learning about Teddy Roosevelt’s Great White Fleet, collectible postcards and more.

Book Signing at Bloomsbury Books in Ashland, Oregon

Book Signing at Bloomsbury Books in Ashland, Oregon

September 14 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM | Bloomsbury Books, Ashland, Oregon welcomes author, Leslie Compton to talk about her book “Dearest Minnie, a sailor’s story” ~ Teddy Roosevelt’s “Great White Fleet’s” around the world tour from 1907-1909.

2nd Annual Oregon Coast Book Festival, Lincoln City

2nd Annual Oregon Coast Book Festival, Lincoln City

A day-long celebration featuring author readings, story telling, games and activities.  A book festival featuring authors will be held the day after International Literacy Day in Lincoln City, Oregon on September 9th.

Postcards, Antiques & Collectibles Show, Ocean Grove, NJ

Postcards, Antiques & Collectibles Show, Ocean Grove, NJ

I’ll be participating in the Historical Society of Ocean Grove’s, “Postcards, Antiques and Collectibles Show”, August 19, from 10 – 4pm, along with several postcards features in my book “Dearest Minnie, a sailor’s story”.  Stop by and say Hello!