Events

Contact me at:

Jeremy N. Smith

1131 Jackson Street

Missoula, MT 59802

1.406.721.1664

jeremynsmith@jeremynsmith.com


Past audiences include:

  1. Center for Talent Development at Northwestern University

  2. Society of Environmental Journalists

  3. Horticultural Society of New York

  4. Go Grow! Georgia Organics Expo

  5. Harvard University

  6. Slow Food Boston and D.C.

  7. Sustainable Living Systems

  8. San Jose State University

  9. University of Montana

  10. Transition Colorado

  11. The Salt Lake City Public Library

  12. Eat Our Words reading series

  13. Tell Us Something reading series


Praise for workshops and talks:

“Great job: enjoyable, inspiring, and interactive!”

—Georgia Organics (highest ranking among all conference workshops for “Usefulness of Content”)


“An awesome spokesperson. Respectively delicious and hilarious. Jeremy ended his speech on an encouraging high note.”

Will Bike for Change (D.C.)


“Sparks fly when you give your talk. You connect the dots of how people would like to live and see their communities evolve. Your appearance here has moved a smoldering set of ideas forward.”

—Alpine Artisans


“We're still talking about your visit! It really made a wonderful lasting impression on everyone.”

—Readers to Eaters (Seattle)

I enjoy public speaking and welcome invitations and commissions.


Topics of recent talks include "The Perfect Life Equation" and "How to Grow a Garden City." For more information, please see my bio page and the Epic Measures and Growing a Garden City pages, or email me about visiting your group or area.


2016 EVENTS


The Alpine Artisans

Saturday, January 16, 2016, 7 p.m.

The Grizzly Claw Trading Co., Seeley Lake, MT 59868


University of Montana Global Public Health Lecture Series

Wednesday, February 10, 2015, 6:40 p.m.

Gallagher Business Building, Room 123

Missoula, MT 59801


  1. University of Michigan Institute for Healthcare Policy & Innovation

Monday, May 16, 2015, 3 p.m.

U-M North Campus Research Complex

2800 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48109


2015 EVENTS


• Town Hall Seattle with Christopher Murray

Monday, April 13, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

1119 8th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101


Powell's at Cedar Hills Crossing

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 7 p.m.

3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd, Beaverton, OR 97005


• Shakespeare & Co. Booksellers

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 7 p.m.

103 S. 3rd St. W., Missoula, MT 59801


• Health Journalism 2015

Friday, April 24, 2015, 1:40 p.m. (“The Big Picture” panel)

Saturday, April 25, 2015, 7:00 a.m. (breakfast book signing)

Hyatt Regency Santa Clara

5101 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054


• Partnership Health Center

Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 5:30 p.m.

401 Railroad St. W., Missoula, MT 59801


• Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest

Sunday, June 7, 2015, 2:45 p.m.

Jones College Prep, Classroom #5034

700 S State St, Chicago, IL 60605


• Institute of Medicine All-Staff Meeting

Thursday, June 18, 2015, 10 a.m

National Academy of Sciences, Keck Center Room 100

500 5th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001


  1. Center for Global Development & Consortium of Universities for Global Health

Thursday, June 18, 2015, 2 p.m.

Center for Global Development

2055 L Street NW — Fifth Floor, Washington, DC 20036


  1. Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Monday, June 22, 2015, 11 a.m.

Price Center for Genetic and Translational Medicine, Room 551

1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461


• Beargrass Writing Retreat

August 29–September 1, 2015

E Bar L Ranch

8470 Sunset Hill Rd Greenough, MT 59823


• Open Country Reading Series at The Montana Book Festival

Thursday, September 10, 2015, 7 p.m.

The Crystal Theater

515 S. Higgins, Missoula, MT 59801


• University of Minnesota

Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

Variety Club Research Center, Room 135

401 East River Parkway, Minneapolis, MN 55455


• MinneAnalytics: Healthcare & Life Science Analytics Conference

Friday, October 23, 2015

Optum Technology Drive Conference Center

13625 Technology Drive, Eden Prairie, MN 55344 


  1. Five Colleges Culture, Health, and Science Program

Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 5:30 p.m.

Commonwealth Honors College, Event Hall 160 East

157 Commonwealth Ave, Amherst, MA 01002


  1. Dartmouth College

Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 4:30 p.m.

041 Haldeman Center

Hanover, NH 03755


St. Patrick Hospital Friday Medical Conference

Friday, November 20, 2015, 7:30 a.m.

St. Patrick Hospital's Broadway Building Conference Center

500 W Broadway St, Missoula, MT 59802


PREVIOUS EVENTS


• Garden City Harvest Book Release Party and Signing

Thursday, October 7, 2010, 7 p.m.

Historic Roxy Theater

718 S. Higgins Ave., Missoula, MT 59801


• Reading and Q&A with Photographer Chad Harder

Thursday, October 14, 2010, 7 p.m.

Shakespeare & Co. Booksellers

103 S. 3rd St. W., Missoula, MT 59801


• Reading and Q&A with Photographer Sepp Jannotta

Wednesday, October 20, 2010, 7 p.m.

Chapter One Book Store

252 Main Street, Hamilton, MT 59840


• Cooks and Books with Farmer Greg Price

Thursday, October 21, 2010, 7 p.m.

The Good Food Store

1600 S 3rd St W., Missoula, MT 59801


• Alternative Energy Resources Organization (AERO): Closing Keynote Address

Sunday, October 24, 2010, 12 p.m.

Lewis & Clark County Fairgrounds

98 West Custer Avenue, Helena, Montana 59602


• The Montana Festival of the Book

Friday, October 29, 2010, 2:30 p.m.

Holiday Inn Montana Boardroom

200 S. Pattee St., Missoula, MT 59802


Garden City Celebration: Author Talk, Photos, and Food

Friday, December 3, 2010, 5:30 p.m.

Fact and Fiction

220 North Higgins Ave., Missoula, MT 59802


The Alpine Artisans

Saturday, February 26, 2011 7:00 p.m.

The Grizzly Claw Trading Co., Seeley Lake, MT 59868


Go Grow! Georgia Organics Conference & Expo

Friday, March 11, 2011, 8:15 a.m.

International Trade & Convention Center, Savannah, GA


• Busboys & Poets @ 14th & V

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 6:30 p.m.

2021 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009


• The Horticultural Society of New York

Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 6-8 p.m.

148 West 37th Street, 13th Floor, New York, NY 10018


• Messiah Brooklyn in Greenpoint

Thursday, March 17, 2011, 7 p.m.

129 Russell Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222-4203


• Urban Agriculture Forum

Friday, March 18, 2011, 10 a.m.

148 West 37th Street, 13th Floor, New York, NY 10018


• Harvard University

Sunday, March 20, 2011, 6 p.m.

Lowell House Common Room

10 Holyoke Place, Cambridge, MA 02138


  1. Slow Food Boston with The Food Project and Friends

Monday, March 21, 2011, 6 p.m.

Voltage Coffee & Art

295 3rd St, Kendall Square, Cambridge, MA 02139


  1. University of Colorado at Boulder

Wednesday, April 6, 2011, 3 p.m.

270 UCB, Hellems 251, Boulder, CO 80309


  1. Naropa University Green Lecture Series

Wednesday, April 6, 2011, 6 p.m.

2130 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder, CO 80302


  1. Left Hand Books with Transition Colorado

Wednesday, April 6, 2011, 7:30 p.m.

1200 Pearl Street #10, Boulder, CO 80302


  1. The Tattered Cover with Grow Local Colorado

Thursday, April 7, 2011, 7:30 p.m.

Tattered Cover Book Store in Lower Downtown

1628 16th St., Denver, CO 80202


  1. Grow Together: Building Community through Food

Saturday, April 23, 2011, 3:30 p.m.

Rocky Mountain Grange

1 mile south of Hamilton, MT on Highway 93


  1. New West Festival

Friday, May 6, 2011, 2 p.m.

Holiday Inn

200 S. Pattee St., Missoula, MT 59802


• Moran Prairie Library

Monday, May 23, 2011, 2 p.m.

6004 S. Regal Street, Spokane, WA 99223


• Klindt’s Booksellers

Tuesday, May 24, 2011, 4 p.m.

315 East Second Street, The Dalles, OR 97058


• Cousins Country Inn

Tuesday, May 24, 2011, 6:30 p.m.

2114 West 6th Street, The Dalles, OR 97058


• Oregon State University

Thursday, May 26, 2011, noon

Ag & Life Sciences Building, Room 4000, Corvallis, OR 97331


• Grass Roots Books

Thursday, May 26, 2011, 7 p.m.

227 SW 2nd, Corvallis, OR 97333


• Amazon Community Center

Friday, May 27, 2011, 6 p.m.

2700 Hilyard Street, Eugene, OR 97405


• Powell's City of Books

Sunday, May 29, 2011, 4 p.m.

1005 W Burnside, Portland, OR 97209


• McReavy House

Tuesday, May 31, 2011, 7 p.m.

10 E. 2nd St., Union, WA 98592


• Highline Community College Sustainability Seminar

Wednesday, June 1, 2011, 2:30 p.m.

Building 3, Room 102

South 240th St. & Pacific Highway S, Des Moines, WA 98198


• Rainier Valley Community Center with Readers to Eaters

Thursday, June 2, 2011, 6:30 p.m.

4600 38th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118


• The Village Green on Orcas Island

Saturday, June 4, 2011, 11:30 a.m.

Eastsound, WA 98245


• San Juan Island Library

Saturday, June 4, 2011, 5:30 p.m.

1010 Guard Street, Friday Harbor, WA 98250


• Lopez Island Library

Sunday, June 5, 2011, 2 p.m.

Lopez Island, WA 98261


• Spokane Food Access Coalition with Auntie’s Bookstore

Tuesday, June 7, 2011, 6 p.m.

Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane

4340 West Fort George Wright Drive, Spokane, WA 99224


• Food & Agriculture Under the Big Sky Conference

Thursday, June 9, 2011, 11 a.m.

Orchard Gardens, 210 N Grove Street, Missoula, MT 59804


• Salt Lake City Public Library

Thursday, Aug 11, 2011, 7 p.m.

210 East 400 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84111


• Philanthropy Northwest Annual Conference

Thursday, September 22, 2011, 2 p.m.

Orchard Gardens, 210 N Grove Street, Missoula, MT 59804


• The University of Montana

Friday, October 21, 2011, 1 p.m.

Education Building, Room 312

32 Campus Drive, Missoula, MT 59812


  1. 18 Reasons, Urban Sprouts, Garden for the Environment

Thursday, November 3, 2011, 6:30 p.m.

593 Guerrero Street, San Francisco, CA 94110


  1. San José State University

Friday, November 4, 2011, noon

Clark Hall 240 (Communication Studies Lab)

One Washington Square, San José, CA 95192


  1. Full Circle Farm

Friday, November 4, 2011, 6:30 p.m.

The Library at Peterson Middle School, home of Full Circle

1380 Rosalia Ave., Sunnyvale, CA 94087


  1. Growing Home on Maui

Thursday, January 12, 2012, 5-8 p.m.

Ala Kukui Retreat Center

4228 Hana Highway, Hana, HI


  1. ServeMontana Symposium

Friday, February 24, 2012, 12:30 p.m.

The Red Lion Colonial Hotel

2301 Colonial Drive, Helena, MT 59601


  1. 21st Century Community Learning Centers Conference

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Hilton Garden Inn

3720 North Reserve Street, Missoula, MT 59808


• The Inland Empire Gardeners

Thursday, March 6, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

CenterPlace

2426 N Discovery Pl, Spokane Valley, WA 99216