July 24, 2016 An afternoon of readings at The Different Drummer Bookstore in Burlington, hosted by owner Ian Elliot and arranged by publicist Mary Ellen Koroscil. Rhoda spoke about writing, and read from her recent Inanna publication, Aspects of Nature. Other Inanna authors at the event were Valerie Milles-Milde, and Peg Tittle. It was a delightful Sunday afternoon of readings, refreshments, socializing, an enthusiastic audience, interesting Q&A, and of course, book signing.
July 19, 2016 A fun interview about Aspects of Nature and the process of writing, on radio station CIUT 89.5FM, the HOWL Show, with interviewer Nancy Bullis.
June 22, 2016 Rhoda, with CJRU Station Manager Jacky Tuinstra Harrison. CJRU (1280AM) The SCOPE at Ryerson University. Interview about Rhoda's newly-launched (May 25) story collection, Aspects of Nature (Inanna Publications). With six Inanna authors reading that evening, the house was standing-room-only. Copies on hand of Aspects of Nature were sold out! Thank you Inanna!
April 2013. Reaching Out through Music (ROTM), St. Simon’s Church, Toronto, featuring newchoir and the St. James Town children’s Choir. Proceeds from sales of Moon Over Mandalay were donated to ROTM and its outreach activities.
February 2013. Reaching Out Through Music (ROTM) Benefit Concert, St. Clements Church, Toronto, featuring pianist Patricia Parr, mezzo-soprano Jean Stillwell and vocalist/comedian Mary Lou Fallis. Proceeds from sales of Moon Over Mandalay were donated to ROTM and its outreach activities
August 4, 2011. Rhoda registering attendees at at a party hosted by Democrats Abroad Canada (DAC) for President Barack Obama's 50th birthday. Held simultaneously at four different venues in Toronto, the event was used as a fundraiser to kick-start the upcoming 2012 election campaign. Below, a DAC member is shown holding up her copy of Moon Over Mandalay, donated as a door prize to help the cause.
April 3, 2011. Moon Over Mandalay Reading and Book Sale, Sarina Condello's Vintage Dance Show, Moon Over Mandalay excerpt, Betty Oliphant Theatre, April 3, Toronto. All proceeds donated to Sarina Condello's African charity, The Big Little Caravan of Joy.
February 2010. Moon Over Mandalay Book Display, Fairlawn Health & Living Series, RedClaw Press, Toronto
February 2010. Moon Over Mandalay Reading,Fairlawn Reading Series, Red Claw Press, St. Clements Church, Toronto
November 12, 2010. It Is Written (poem), Reading, Parchment, Journal of Contemporary Jewish Writing Launch, Miles Nadal Community Centre, Toronto
October 24, 2010. Inside the Inside Looking Outside (story) Reading, Jewish Book Fair, Parchment Journal of Contemporary Jewish Writing, , Beth David B'nai Israel Beth Am Synagogue, Toronto
June 7, 2008. Moon Over Mandalay, Toronto Small Press Book Fair, Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre, Toronto
June 13, 2009. Moon Over Mandalay, Toronto Small Press Book Fair, Toronto Reference Library
May 2010. Moon Over Mandalay, Interview and Discussion over Skype, with Book Club in London, England,
May 25, 2008. Moon Over Mandalay Reading Democrats Abroad Canada AGM, Roots Store Toronto
April 13, 2008. Moon Over Mandalay Reading, Democrats Abroad Convention, Vancouver, B.C.,
April 8, 2008. Moon Over Mandalay Reading, San Diego, California
March 30, 2008. Moon Over Mandalay Reading, Laguna Beach Bookstore, Laguna Beach, California
March 9, 2008. Moon Over Mandalay Launch David Mirvish Bookstore, Toronto