On Friday, January 22nd, over 40 gardeners and garden lovers gathered at the June Key Delta Community Center for an enchanting and vivid presentation by noted author Donald Olson. Presenting mainly on his stunning Timber Press guide, The Pacific Northwest Garden Tour, Mr Olson provided a morning of historical interest and humor.

Donald Olson ( is a travel writer, novelist and playwright, with a longtime interest in gardens and gardening. His travel stories have appeared in the New York Times and National Geographic. He lives, writes and gardens in New York and Oregon.