Upcoming Events

  • Gifts of Life Release Livestream
    Online Event
    Dec 15, 2020, 8:00 PM
    Online Event
    Join us on for a very special, interactive livestream with John Dickhout and Rick Prashaw to introduce their Video Podcast. They tell a heart transplant story from the recipient and donor side, with a surprising ending. Lianne Castelino moderator
  • North Bay Holiday Book Signing
    Twiggs Coffee Roasters
    Dec 14, 2019, 9:30 AM – 11:50 AM
    Twiggs Coffee Roasters, 595 Cartier St, North Bay, ON P1B 8N2, Canada
    Rick returns home for the holidays for a special book signing, $20 ($2 discount)
  • Windsor Candlelight Vigil Transgender Day of Remembrance
    1435 Tecumseh Rd E
    Nov 20, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    1435 Tecumseh Rd E, 1435 Tecumseh Rd E, Windsor, ON N8W 1C2, Canada
    A celebration and remembering our courageous loved ones, their determination to be themselves
  • Windsor Soar, Adam, Soar
    1685 Turner Rd
    Nov 19, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    1685 Turner Rd, 1685 Turner Rd, Windsor, ON N8W 3L2, Canada
    Rick shares stories from Soar, Adam, Soar and his book tour
  • Metropolitan Community Church Windsor, ON Reading
    1728 Lincoln Rd
    Nov 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    1728 Lincoln Rd, 1728 Lincoln Rd, Windsor, ON N8W 2P7, Canada
    Rick shares Adam's gender and organ donor story along with his faith journey as parent
  • Rainbow Alliance Forum 2019
    1645 Woodroffe Ave
    Nov 14, 2019, 9:20 AM
    1645 Woodroffe Ave, 1645 Woodroffe Ave, Nepean, ON K2G 0C4, Canada
    Rick shares Adam and family story at workshopsw during this day for Ottawa Carleton District School Board students
  • Ottawa Writers Festival Modern Family
    414 Sparks St.
    Oct 27, 2019, 3:00 PM
    414 Sparks St., 414 Sparks St., Ottawa, ON K1R 0B2, Canada
  • Canadian Human Rights Commission Soar Adam Soar
    344 Slater St
    Oct 02, 2019, 9:30 AM
    344 Slater St, 344 Slater St, Ottawa, ON K1R 5Y7, Canada
    Rick shares stories from his book and tour on the human rights issues from Adam's gender journey. Jobs, ID, healthcare, naming....
  • Rideau Park United Church Ottawa
    Rideau Park United Church
    Sep 29, 2019, 10:40 AM – 12:00 PM
    Rideau Park United Church, 2203 Alta Vista Dr, Ottawa, ON K1H 7L9, Canada
    Rick is guest speaker as Rideau Park celebrates its designation as a Affirming Church, a place of welcome and equality for all regardless of gender, orientation, identity
  • Northern Vermont University Soar, Adam, Soar
    Northern Vermont University - Johnson
    Sep 26, 2019, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    Northern Vermont University - Johnson, 337 College Hill Rd, Johnson, VT 05656, USA
    Rick returns to Vermont for a second reading on the campus of Northern Vermont University, Johnson. Inspiring human rights story on his son journey to the "boy in the mirror"
  • Montreal Soar, Adam, soar launch
    McLean's Pub
    Sep 17, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    McLean's Pub, 1210 Rue Peel, Montréal, QC H3B 2T6, Canada
    Rick's book tour heads to Quebec and Montréal, both which figure prominently in Adam's story --- The Neuro, Carey Price, the Habs, Team Quebec curling. And all the universal themes on equality for all, human rights, LGBTQ, organ transplants
  • Bestival Reads
    137 Glasgow St
    Sep 13, 2019, 7:00 PM
    137 Glasgow St, 137 Glasgow St, Kitchener, ON N2G 4X8, Canada
    Rick is one of 7 authors reading as part of this Kitchener-Waterloo festival
  • Paris Soar, Adam, Soar
    Stillwaters
    Sep 12, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Stillwaters, 61 Grand River St N, Paris, ON N3L 2M2, Canada
    Rick Prashaw bring his best-selling memoir tour to Paris. Ontario for readings, local speakers and book signing
  • Barrie Soar, Adam, Soar
    Donaleigh's Irish Public House
    Sep 11, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Donaleigh's Irish Public House, 28 Dunlop St E, Barrie, ON L4M 1A3, Canada
    Barrie is Rick's 28th stop for his best-selling book, Soar, Adam, Soar, inspiring memoir on his son. Readings, stories and local speakers from Muskoka Gift of Life and a local youth organization
  • Muskoka Soar, Adam, Soar
    Frosty Pint Pub
    Sep 10, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Frosty Pint Pub, 110 Ferguson Rd, Gravenhurst, ON P1P 1P7, Canada
    Join Rick and local Muskoka Gift of Life and Pride speakers for stories and readings from his memoir on Adam
  • CASHRA 2019 National Human Rights Conference
    Delta Hotels by Marriott Prince Edward
    Jun 26, 2019, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    Delta Hotels by Marriott Prince Edward, 18 Queen St, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4A1, Canada
    Join Canadian author Rick Prashaw for readings, a signing and special guest. A celebration on equality for all, organ donation and more...
  • Queer Sphere Signing
    Shaw Centre
    Jun 08, 2019, 10:40 AM – Jun 09, 2019, 5:00 PM
    Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON K1N 9J2, Canada
    Rick and fellow author Josée Patry will be selling and signing their books
  • Hyde Park VT Soar, Adam, Soar
    Lanpher Memorial Library
    Jun 05, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    Lanpher Memorial Library, 141 Main St, Hyde Park, VT 05655, USA
    Rick visits sister Jude's community to share Adam and his story including Jude's influential role in the book he wrote
  • Ottawa Centretown United Church Soar Adam Soar
    Centretown United Church
    Jun 02, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    Centretown United Church, 507 Bank St, Ottawa, ON K2P 1Z5, Canada
    A conversation with the author, readings and signing of book
  • Chapters Kanata Signing
    Chapters
    Jun 01, 2019, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Chapters, 400 Earl Grey Dr Unit 1, Kanata, ON K2T 1B9, Canada
    My hometown Chapters for a book signing. Kanata was my kid's home for high school and hockey years
  • Stouffville Secondary School
    Stouffville District Secondary School
    May 28, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:40 PM
    Stouffville District Secondary School, 801 Hoover Park Dr, Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON L4A 0A4, Canada
    Rick meets with students here to share Adam's gender, epilepsy and organ donor journey
  • Collingwood Probus Soar, Adam, Soar
    Collingwood Arena
    May 28, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Collingwood Arena, 96 Hurontario St, Collingwood, ON L9Y 2L8, Canada
    Rick is guest speaker sharing readings and back stories on his co-author and late son's role in the writing..
  • Spring Gala 2019
    Gananoque
    May 25, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Gananoque, Gananoque, ON, Canada
    A transgender weekend of dining, dancing, shopping
  • Port Nelson United Church Soar Adam Soar
    Port Nelson United Church
    May 09, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Port Nelson United Church, 3132 South Dr, Burlington, ON L7N 1H7, Canada
    Port Nelson is celebrating its 3rd anniversary as an Affirming Ministry congregation
  • Dunnville Soar, Adam, Soar
    The Minga Cafe
    May 08, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    The Minga Cafe, 146 Queen St, Dunnville, ON N1A 1H7, Canada
    Join Canadian author Rick Prashaw for readings, a signing and special guest. A celebration on equality for all, organ donation and more... Rick returns home to his family roots
  • Fonthill Soar, Adam, Soar
    Pelham Public Library (Fonthill Branch)
    May 07, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Pelham Public Library (Fonthill Branch), Pelham, ON L0S 1E3, Canada
    Join Canadian author Rick Prashaw for readings, a signing and special guest. A celebration on equality for all, organ donation and more...
  • Perfect Books Ottawa Signing
    Perfect Books
    Apr 20, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Perfect Books, 258 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K2P 1L9, Canada
    Adam lived and played on his favorite Elgin St. in Ottawa. Book signing....
  • Soar, Adam, Soar Pembroke Ottawa Valley
    Blendz Smoothie Shop
    Apr 16, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Blendz Smoothie Shop, 20 Pembroke St W, Pembroke, ON K8A 5M3, Canada
    Join Rick and local community groups for a celebration, readings, signing. Courage, faith, heartbreak and hope....
  • Soar, Adam, Soar Picton and Prince Edward County
    Picton Library
    Apr 06, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Picton Library, 208 Main St W, Picton, ON K0K 2T0, Canada
    Join Rick and Picton family, friends for readings, signing. Courage, faith, heartbreak and hope....
  • Soar, Adam, Soar Kingston
    Novel Idea
    Apr 04, 2019, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Novel Idea, 156 Princess St, Kingston, ON K7L 1B1, Canada
    Join Rick and local community groups for a celebration, readings, signing. Courage, faith, heartbreak and hope....
  • Elliot Lake Soar, Adam, Soar
    Masonic Heritage Hall
    Mar 30, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Masonic Heritage Hall, 169 A Spruce Ave, Elliot Lake, ON P5A 2K6, Canada
    Join former Northern Ontario and now Ottawa author Rick Prashaw share readings and the story behind writing Soar, Adsm, Soar on his late son. CBC has it top shelf for Spring 2019 non-fiction. Of special interest to parents, LGBTQ, organ donor communities.
  • Sault Ste. Marie Soar Adam Soar
    The Water Tower Inn (The Pub)
    Mar 28, 2019, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    The Water Tower Inn (The Pub), 360 Great Northern Rd, Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 4Z7, Canada
    Join Canadian author Rick Prashaw for readings, a signing and special guests. A celebration on equality for all, organ donation and more...
  • Morro Bay, California Soar, Adam, Soar
    Top Dog Coffee Bar
    Mar 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    Top Dog Coffee Bar, 857 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442, USA
    Join Canadian author Rick Prashaw for readings, a signing and special guest. A celebration on equality for all, organ donation and more...
  • Soar, Adam, Soar St. Thomas YWCA Women's Day
    St Thomas Seniors' Recreation Centre
    Mar 02, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    St Thomas Seniors' Recreation Centre, 225 Chestnut, St. Thomas, ON N5R 2B5, Canada
    Rick is guest speaker at this Women's Day luncheon as he shares the story of writing this book about his son. Themes of human rights, parenting, acceptance, faith, organ donation, grieving and gratitude
  • Soar, Adam, Soar London
    Chaucer's Pub
    Feb 28, 2019, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Chaucer's Pub, 122 Carling St, London, ON N6A 1H6, Canada
    Join Rick and London family, friends as he speaks on writing book on his son and does readings
  • Soar, Adam, Soar Sudbury
    Twiggs Coffee Company
    Feb 24, 2019, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Twiggs Coffee Company, 1332 Kingsway, Sudbury, ON P3B 2E8, Canada
    Join Rick, MC Waubgeshig Rice, CBC host and author, as he returns home to Sudbury for a reading, signing and celebration of Soar, Adam, Soar. Special guests MPP France Gelinas and Rita Link
  • Soar, Adam, Soar North Bay
    Average Joe's
    Feb 23, 2019, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Average Joe's, 3501 Trout Lake Rd, North Bay, ON P1B 8G4, Canada
    Join Rick and his North Bay family, friends as he returns home to share the story on writing this book on his son
  • Soar, Adam, Soar Collingwood
    Gibson And Company
    Feb 20, 2019, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Gibson And Company, 93 Hurontario St, Collingwood, ON L9Y 2L9, Canada
    Join Rick, family and friends for Collingwood launch at the popular Gibson coffee bar--- readings, party, sale and signing of book!
  • Soar Adam Soar Toronto
    Glad Day Bookshop
    Feb 13, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Glad Day Bookshop, 499 Church St, Toronto, ON M4Y 2C6, Canada
    Join Rick at Toronto launch premiere --- readings, signing, surprise guests!
  • Soar, Adam, Soar Ottawa
    Cafe Nature, Museum of Nature
    Feb 07, 2019, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Cafe Nature, Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod St, Ottawa, ON K2P 1A1, Canada
    Join Rick and family, friends for a fun Night at the Museum of Nature. MC is Rita Celli, CBC Radio Ontario Today host. $2 off the book price for anyone wearing Batman swag

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