Mountain Island Lake, N.C.

Speaking Gigs

John B. Marek

Looking for an engaging speaker for your next book club, garden club, literary event, or community group meeting? ​John is pleased to offer a variety of different speaking programs, free or at a minimal cost:


  • Book Reading/Signing
  • Rural Advocacy Talk - Redefining Rural for a 21st Century Economy 
  • Introduction to Square Foot Gardening
  • Square Foot for the Southern Gardener (Master Class)
  • Small-Space Homesteading