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Travels With Tulsans

Travels With Tulsans

Travels With Tulsans is one of the Friends of the Tulsa City-County Libraries' longest running programs. Presented by notable community members, this lunchtime travelogue series runs each January-February. Bring a brown bag lunch or grab something from the Central Library Starbucks and settle in to learn more about these fascinating locales both near and far. *The 2022 series will take place virtually on Zoom.

Winter 2022 Series

Jan. 12 - Cambodia and the Empire of Angkor with Bobbie Chew Bigby
Bobbie Chew Bigby shares her experiences living in Cambodia for two years as a Fulbright Scholar| EVENT DETAILS

Jan. 19 - Yemen with Rodger Randle
Ongoing conflict has closed Yemen to tourism, but Rodger Randle will describe what he experienced inside the historic walled city of Sana’a shortly before air travel halted. | EVENT DETAILS

Jan. 26 - Treks to Nepal and India with Mark and Becky Collins
Mark and Becky Collins traveled to India and Kathmandu, Nepal, visiting remote villages to learn about new microlending and agricultural practices. | EVENT DETAILS

Feb. 2 - Ireland: From the North to the South with Sloan Davis
Sloan Davis takes us to Ireland – a small island with a big influence on the world. Examine Ireland from Giant’s Causeway to Baltimore and the Shirkin Islands. | EVENT DETAILS

Feb. 9 - Patagonia: Argentina and Chile with Gerald Taron
Visit the city of El Calafate and the Perito Morena glacier in Argentina, then travel to Park National Torres del Paine and the city of Puerto Natales in Chile with Gerald Taron. | EVENT DETAILS

Feb. 16 - Helsinki, Finland and Tallinn, Estonia with George Moudry
Seasoned traveler George Moudry cruises to the historic port cities of Helsinki and Tallinn. | EVENT DETAILS

Feb. 23 - Wildlife of Tanzania: Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater with Teresa Meinders Burkett
Teresa Meinders Burkett, a volunteer with The Nature Conservancy in Oklahoma, visited Tanzania just before the pandemic with Natural Habitat Adventures. | EVENT DETAILS

March 2 - Italian 101 in 45 Minutes with Pam Chew
Italian 101 in 45 Minutes (What You Should Know About Italian Life and Culture But Didn't Know to Ask.) The title says it all! | EVENT DETAILS

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