Lunch & Learn – Tuesday, May 14 – Pastor Check Tews – Hiking to the Ceiling of Africa: Team Overby and Our Trek to the Top of Kilimanjaro”
Pastor Chuck Tews will share the adventure of this five man team from Waupaca who climbed to the summit of the largest free standing mountain in the world.
Author Pam Flowers – “Alone Across the Artic: One Woman’s Epic Journey by Dog Sled”
Pam Flowers and her team ran the Iditarod, mushed to the Magnetic North Pole, and made a 2,500-mile trans-arctic expedition. This presentation chronicles the perils and joys of this astounding expedition, from intense blizzards and shifting polar ice to a frightening polar bear encounter. This is the amazing story of eight sled dogs and one woman who set out alone from Barrow, Alaska to mush 2,500 miles along the Arctic coast of North America. Her account of that journey is chronicled in Alone Across the Artic: One Woman’s Epic Journey by Dog Sled.
Author Cathy Duesterhoeft – “Health for the Whole Self”
“Finding the motivation for getting healthy can be hard. It can be even harder with the surplus of information out there. Getting healthy can be an overwhelming and stressful task. But this holistic approach to health breaks down the different factors in reaching emotional and physical health into three easy steps: body, spirit, and mind.”