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Invasion of the RFID's!

Invasion of the RFID’s!

Hi.  I’m Walking Bob, and what jumped out at me as I explored the Transmedia Art Walk that has been developed by the John Natsoulas Gallery was that we had been invaded by extraterrestrials.   It took me back to my teenage days when B-movies like “Day of the Triffids” and “Invasion of the Body Snatchers” […]

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The California Raptor Center

The California Raptor Center

Hi.  I’m Walking Bob, and I had often seen my friend, Christine Adams, at Farmer’s Market sharing information and encouraging people to support and visit the California Raptor Center on the UC Davis campus.  I had donated to the cause, but I had never  gone to the center, so when I heard they have a […]

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Korematsu's Author On Stage

Korematsu’s Author On Stage

  Hi.  I’m Walking Bob, and the subject of this article was closer to my own home than any of the other eighty articles I have written for Davis Life Magazine.   Sharyn Leith suggested that I walk over to Korematsu School to meet one of Davis’ newest authors, Nikki Shannon Smith.   Nikki’s first book, The […]

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Explorit Hits the Big 3-0

Explorit Hits the Big 3-0

Hi.  I’m Walking Bob, and one of Davis’ unique treasures lies less than a mile from my home, so I walk by it several times a week.  However, as Spring Break approaches, it’s time to do more than walk by.  After all, this April will mark the 30th birthday of what was originally called the […]

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A Pair of Ponds in Davis

A Pair of Ponds in Davis

Hi.  I’m Walking Bob, and a reader named Betty Berteaux suggested that I might enjoy walking around two ponds in Davis, the West Area Pond, which is located between Arlington and Covell in West Davis and the North Area Drainage Pond, near the corner of Anderson and F Streets in North Davis.  I had walked […]

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Creating Guitars for the Ages

Creating Guitars for the Ages

Hi.  I’m Walking Bob, and I’ve been really gratified to receive a good number of ideas for future entries in this series.  Rita Hosking sent me on this walk, telling me that I’d be fascinated by the work of a luthier that she relies on.  First of all, I had to find out what a […]

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