Appearances

Eddie is available to speak to groups, organizations and churches in a variety of conference and workshop settings. Topics include:

  • Crafting a Devotion
  • Writing Romantic Comedy
  • Funny, You Should Say That - Developing a sense of humor in your writing
  • 10 Stupid Things You Can Do With A Boat

Upcoming Appearances in 2008:

Walden Books, Martinsville, Va, May 10, 2008

If you need a speaker for your church or civic organization contact Eddie at: aground@mindspring.com


Previous Appearances:

June, 3, 1-3 PM Oriental, NC
Join boating columnist Eddie Jones Sunday, June 3rd in Oriental, North Carolina, as he takes readers on inspirational cruise in Hard Aground . . . Again – The Cost of Cruising, a humorous presentation featuring tips on how to get a free boat, improve on board communications and craft a tidal tale.

May, 19, 4-5 PM Elizabeth City, NC
Join boating columnist Eddie Jones Saturday, May 19th at Page After Page Bookstore in Elizabeth City, NC as he takes readers on inspirational cruise in Hard Aground . . . Again – The Cost of Cruising, a humorous presentation featuring tips on how to get a free boat, improve on board communications and craft a tidal tale.

March, 11, 7 PM, New Bern, NC
In March, Eddie will speak to the Blackbeard's Sailing Club on; "NOAH" Weather Forecasting - Winds light and variable, slight chance of rain.

February 10, 9AM - 3PM, New Bern, NC
Look for Eddie at the third annual Book Lovers' Affair at the New Bern Farmers Market Saturday February 10, 2007, 9am - 3pm.

February, 1, 6:30 PM Pamlico County Community College
Eddie will be teaching a class on; Crafting A Sense of Setting at the Pamlico County Community College February 1st.

January, 20, 4-7 PM Elizabeth City, NC
Eddie will be signing copies of his new book, Hard Aground... Again and speaking on; Great Biblical Boating Disasters at Page After Page Bookstore in Elizabeth City, NC

June, 2006    12:00 PM until 2:30 PM Winston Salen, NC
Eddie will present Art and the Web - to the Associated Artists of Winston Salem Gallery.

Febuary,, 2006    6:00 PM until 8:30 PM Durham, NC
Eddie will present Not A Yacht Happening - to the Durham Power Squadron.

October 22 & 23 2005- 2005 Book 'Em Event, Waynesboro High School, Waynesboro, Va.

March, 11, 2005    6:00 PM until 8:30 PM Brunswick Plantaion, Sunset Beach NC
Eddie will present "Stuck" On Boating - The 10 Commandments of Cruising to the South Brunswick Power Squadron.

March, 10, 2005    6:00 PM until 8:30 PM Fairfield Harbour Yacht Club, New Bern
Eddie will present "Stuck" On Boating - The 10 Commandments of Cruising to the Fairfield Harbour Yacht Club.

March, 7, 2005    7:00 PM until 9:30 PM Golden Corral Restaurant in Wilson
Eddie will present "Stuck" On Boating - The 10 Commandments of Cruising to the Rocky Mount Power Squadron.

February 26, 2005, 8:00 AM- 2:00 PM, "A Book Lover's Affair" New Bern, N.C. at the Farmer's Market on the waterfront 252-638-1696

November, 18, 2004    6:30 PM until 9:30 PM Zion Episcopal Church, Washington
Eddie will present "Stuck" On Boating - The 10 Commandments of Cruising to the Pamlico Sail and Power Squadron.

November, 8, 2004    6:30 PM until 9:30 PM Greensboro
Eddie will present "Stuck" On Boating - The 10 Commandments of Cruising to the Greensboro Power Squadron.

October, 9, 2004    6:30 PM until 9:30 PM Hickory
Eddie will present "Stuck" On Boating - The 10 Commandments of Cruising to the District 27 Power Squadron.

October, 7, 2004    6:30 PM until 9:00 PM King's Restaurant , Knston
Eddie will present "Stuck" On Boating - The 10 Commandments of Cruising to the Kinston Power Squadron.

September, 27, 2004    6:30 PM until 9:00 PM Sheraton, Atlantic Beach
Eddie will present "Stuck" On Boating - The 10 Commandments of Cruising to the Fort Macon Sail and Power Squadron.

September, 20, 2004    6:30 PM until 9:00 PM River Bend Country Club, New Bern
Eddie will present "Stuck" On Boating - The 10 Commandments of Cruising to the New Bern / Cape Lookout Power Squadron.

September, 7, 2004    6:30 PM until 9:00 PM
Eddie will present "Stuck" On Boating - The 10 Commandments of Cruising to the Raleigh Sail and Power Squardron.

April, 24, 2004    3:00 PM until 5:00 PM
Eddie will be signing copies of Hard Aground with Eddie Jones in the Village during Oriental Harbor Village Center's 1st Annual Boat Show this April in Oriental, NC.

March, 20, 2004    5:00 PM
Eddie will be speaking at Sail into Spring with WaterWays this March at Seapath Marina, in Wrightsville Beach, NC.