Mount Olivet members and the community are invited to attend a power point presentation and dinner event with Will Steger , a world renowned explorer from Minnesota known for his numerous polar expeditions, deep understanding of the environment and his efforts to raise international awareness of environmental threats. He has traveled tens of thousands of miles over 50 years witnessing climate change and leading teams on significant polar expeditions.
Among his numerous awards, Will Steger became the National Geographic Society’s first Explorer-in-Residence in 1996 and has authored four books as well as received several Honorary Doctorate degrees. Will founded two non-profits, the Will Steger Wilderness Center in Ely, MN and Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy dedicated to engaging educators, youth and communities in solutions to climate change. A limited number of autographed books will be available for sale or any of his books may be purchased on-line at Amazon.com.