FUNDRAISER: Photos 4 BGH

During this unprecedented and uncertain time, I hope this message finds you well! A group of talented local photographers and I have organized a photographic print sale to raise funds for BGH (Belleville General Hospital) and its fight against Covid-19. We are selling beautiful photographs for $75 with all proceeds going directly to the hospital….

Where in the world? January 2020

Exhibits January 2020: Quinte Arts Council ~ “FACES” Bridge Street East, Belleville Parrott Gallery ~ “BAFFIN ISLAND” Pinnacle Street, Belleville Focus Coffee Bar ~ select works ~ Bridge Street, Belleville  

Armchair Traveler Lecture Series

A big THANK YOU to the STANDING ROOM only CROWD of 80+ who attended last night’s lecture, Trek the Akshayuk Pass. I had a great time chatting about the adventure and look forward to future opportunities. Photography SHOW & SALE of associated images continues to February 7th, 2020. “Your lecture was fabulous—informative, great eye-candy sprinkled…

Trek to the Snows of Kilimanjaro (January 12, 2019)

Armchair Travel to the summit of Kilimanjaro Please join us Saturday, January 12, 2:30-3:30 p.m. to enjoy The Snows of Kilimanjaro & Beyond, with photographer and adventurer Lola Reid Allin. After a successful summit of Kilimanjaro in July 2018 through more snow than the tallest freestanding mountain has received in 20 years, Lola travels to the Serengeti by…

Night waiter at the Parrott Art Gallery

On our last night in Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania, East Africa we had a fabulous meal served by this man on the rooftop of our boutique hotel, Beit al Kholle House. Currently on display at the Parrott Art Gallery, Pinnacle Street, Belleville, Ontario as part of the Belleville Art Association’s 60th Anniversary Annual Juried Art Show.

Prepping for Mount Kilimanjaro

Count down to departure. Been hiking in conservation areas all winter but yesterday added 6kg: a daypack packed with books. Five km up-down-up-down the esker and five empty beer cans later, Kalurra, the dog, & I returned to the car. I’ll bet you’re thinking “WHOA did she guzzle a beer every 12 minutes?” What I wrote…

Thanks for a great party!

A big THANK YOU to everyone who attended the Opening Night of PASSING THROUGH at the Parrott Gallery on Pinnacle. More than 120 visitors joined me to see (and buy!) the photographs that Bert Jenkins & I had chosen for the Show & Sale, to hear the music of Duncan Cooper, and to celebrate my birthday! Please join Bert…

Passing through…Rwanda

PASSING THROUGH Please join me on Opening Night Thursday, January 11th 6 -7:30 PM to enjoy photographs, piano music by Duncan Cooper, and birthday cake! Join me on Saturday January 20th 2-4 pm to learn more about… Mountain Gorillas of Rwanda and other places I’ve had the pleasure of passing through. Sneak preview of photographs starts Thursday,…