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September 2014

Lecture at The G2 Gallery

September 23 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
G2 Gallery,
1503 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice, CA United States
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The G2 Gallery Speaker Series Kickoff Event: Lecture at the G2 Gallery with a cheetah! Please join us for this unique opportunity at the G2 Gallery. Hear first-hand how the world’s foremost cheetah expert and conservationist, Dr. Laurie Marker, is saving the wild cheetah and it’s habitat. Dr. Marker will be joined by a cheetah ambassador from the San Diego Zoo. Dr. Marker’s book A Future for Cheetahs, will be available for purchase and signing! $10 | Students $25 |…

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Lecture and Book Signing at San Francisco Zoo

September 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
San Francisco Zoo,
2945 Sloat Blvd, San Francisco, CA United States
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Wild Places, Wild Things Conservation Lecture Cheetah populations have plummeted from 100,000 to 10,000 in Africa in the last century, and the world’s fastest land mammal is facing extinction within our lifetime. Dr. Laurie Marker, Founder and Executive Director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund, has spent the last 25 years in Namibia, Africa, working to save them, and she has written A Future for Cheetahs to present the problems facing the cheetah and the many reasons to hope for its…

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Lecture and Book Signing at Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History

September 25 @ 6:30 pm
Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History,
165 Forest Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950 United States
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View extraordinary and rare photographs of wild cheetahs by renowned wildlife photographer Suzi Eszterhas, and meet Dr. Laurie Marker, Founder and Executive Director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund and author of the book A Future for Cheetahs. Cheetah populations have plummeted from 100,000 to 10,000, and the world’s fastest land mammal is facing extinction within our lifetime. Dr. Marker has spent the last 40 years working to assist humans and cheetahs in living side by side. She will discuss the…

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Book Signing at Book Passage Bookstore in Corte Madera

September 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Book Passages Bookstore,
51 Tamal Vista Blvd, Corte Madera,
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A Future for Cheetahs is a simple and elegant large-format book of incredible photography that provides insight on the past and present, and future of cheetahs in the wild. It features commentary by Dr. Laurie Marker, world renowned authority on cheetahs, and illustrated through imagery captured by renowned wildlife photographer Suzi Eszterhas. Through the eyes of the cheetah, this picture book story will bring the reader face to face with some of the rarest and most beautiful images taken of…

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October 2014

Living with Cheetahs: Humans and Wildlife Can Flourish Together

October 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
UBC Robson Square,
800 Robson St., Vancouver, BC Canada
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Dr. Laurie Marker, Founder and Executive Director of Cheetah Conservation Fund, is the world’s leading expert on cheetahs. You will be inspired by her journey from the U.S. west coast in the seventies to her work in Namibia over the past thirty years, all with the aim of saving the iconic and endangered species. Dr. Marker and her team are leading highly innovative conservation strategies, working with communities to ensure sustainable livelihoods, and educating young learners – all in a…

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Big Cat. Big Party.

October 5 @ 5:00 pm
The Oregon Zoo,
4001 SW Canyon Rd, Portland, 97221 United States
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Come to Portland’s annual Cheetah Conservation Fund fundraising party at the Oregon Zoo. It’s a wild and fun night with a cheetah ambassador, live and silent auctions, and the chance to meet CCF founder and Executive Director Dr. Laurie Marker. You won’t want to miss it! You can reserve an entire table of 8 or 10 for your party and if you purchase your tickets now you will be receiving special early bird pricing! If you cannot attend but you…

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Book Signing at Pegasus Books

October 7 @ 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Pegasus Bookstore,
2349 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, 94707
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Award-Winning Wildlife Photographer Suzi Eszterhas and Leading Cheetah Expert Dr. Laurie Marker discuss their new book A Future For Cheetahs Pegasus Books hosts leading cheetah expert Dr. Laurie Marker, and award-winning wildlife photographer Suzi Eszterhas for a presentation of their book, A Future for Cheetahs. A significant portion of book sales go directly to the Cheetah Conservation Fund. Refreshments will be served at this great free event. About Dr. Laurie Marker: Dr. Laurie Marker has received many international awards for…

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Lecture and Dinner at Safari West

October 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Safari West,
3115 Porter Creek Rd, Santa Rosa, 95404
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Dr. Laurie Marker will speak at Safari West! Wednesday October 8th, 6-9pm Tickets: $50 for adults and $15 for children 4-12 years old. Event will feature a buffet dinner and silent auction. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Cheetah Conservation Fund. Call for reservations (707) 566-3667 or email for reservations RSVP to reserve your spot before they run out. More Information

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Lecture and Book Signing at the Sacramento Zoo

October 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Sacramento Zoo,
3930 West Land Park Drive, Sacramento, CA 95822 United States
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Join us to hear cheetah expert and director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund, Dr. Laurie Marker, as she discusses her important work saving cheetahs in Namibia. Dr. Marker will introduce her new book A Future for Cheetahs and be available to sign your copy. This event is included with Zoo admission.

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