Forrest Rivers will visit City Lights Bookstore on Saturday, April 15th at 3 p.m. for his presentation on Revival of the Hippie Counterculture. Forrest Rivers is a local speaker and author. His book, The Hippie Revival and Collected Writings, is an inspiring collection of writings(long essays, short reflections, poetry, haiku and guest writings) that reflect the essence of the Hippie Spirit: peace, unity, and love. When he is not writing and speaking, Forrest can be found hiking in the woods with his faithful dog Abbie, dancing to reggae music, playing percussion and teaching government courses at his day job as a community college professor. To reserve copies of The Hippie Revival and Collected Writings please call City Lights Bookstore at 828-586-9499.