Where: Earl Warren Showgrounds - Warren Hall - Community Room
When: Saturday September 8th, 2018, 11:00am-12:00pm
Dr. Deacon Ritterbush is a lifelong beachcomber who has lived, worked and/or beachcombed throughout North America, the U.K., Europe, and the Pacific Island region. Since 2005, she has been at the forefront of educating people on the Beachcomb experience and is a recognized authority on sea glass, beach pottery and coastal conservation issues.
An award-winning author, ("A Beachcomber's Odyssey"), Dr. Ritterbush is also the founder of the annual International Beachcombing Conferences as well as Hawai'i's First Sea Glass Festivals.
She has published or been profiled in scores of print media including the Baltimore Sun, Honolulu Star Bulletin, Real Simple and Marie Claire, and had been the keynote speaker at Canada's Mermaid Tears Festival, Florida's Sea Bean Symposium, Washington's Beachcomb Fun Fair, and the NASGA Sea Glass Festival.
This is her first time to share her knowledge with California audiences.