SOLD OUT! MeatEater host and Outdoorsman Steven Rinella Meets & Greets Fans and Autographs his new book Catch a Crayfish, Count the Stars


SOLD OUT! EVENT OVERVIEW: Rainy Day Books and Scheels team up to welcome MeatEater host and Outdoorsman Steven Rinella to Kansas City. Join us as Steven meets & greets fans as he autographs copies of his new book Catch a Crayfish, Count the Stars.

SOLD OUT! ADMISSION PACKAGE: $27.00 plus tax/fees included one hardcover copy of Catch a Crayfish, Count the Stars. A book purchase was required to enter the signing line. Kids welcome, bring your camera! THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT!

SOLD OUT! TIME & DATE: Wednesday, June 21, 2023 from 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

SOLD OUT! LOCATION: SCHEELS, 6503 W 135th Street, Overland Park , KS 66223

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Steven Rinella is an outdoorsman, writer, wild-foods enthusiast, and television and podcast personality who is a passionate advocate for conservation and the protection of public lands. Rinella is the host of the television show and podcast MeatEater; his last two books are the New York Times bestsellers Outdoor Kids in an Inside World and The MeatEater Guide to Wilderness Skills and Survival. His writing has appeared in many publications, including Outside, Field & Stream, and The New Yorker. Rinella lives in Bozeman, Montana, with his wife and their three kids.


A hands-on, gloves-off, muddy-boots activity book for young adventurers ages eight and up, offering fun projects and adventures to build lifelong skills and knowledge about the natural world—from the host of MeatEater and the New York Times bestselling author of The MeatEater Guide to Wilderness Skills and Survival.

Does climbing a tree, building a bug hotel, spearing a bullfrog, stalking wild animals, and scouting for petrified wood sound more fun than homework or chores? If so, this guide is your perfect companion to endless summer days and rainy fall afternoons alike. Filled with advice, insights, and activities to inspire wonder and excitement about the natural world, Catch a Crayfish, Count the Stars is a curious kid’s treasure trove, filled to the brim with outdoor projects, skills, and adventures complete with illustrations. The book presents a ton of fun and exciting ways to explore the natural world, like

• building an outdoor exploration kit

• identifying constellations and navigating using the sun and stars

• collecting fossils and other geological wonders

• tracking animals and following weather patterns

• making your own compass

• growing your own fruits and vegetables

• building survival shelters and primitive hunting weapons

• fishing, hunting, and foraging for wild foods

• making cool art projects using natural materials

A must-have guide for budding naturalists, scientists, gardeners, anglers, foragers, and hunters, Catch a Crayfish, Count the Stars helps get kids out into nature, imparting lifelong knowledge and skills along the way.

PLEASE NOTE: Admission Packages are non-refundable. Eventbrite ticket fees are nonrefundable.

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 21, 2023 - 5:00pm to 7:30pm
Event address: 
6503 W 135th Street
Overland Park, KS 66223
Author Genre Terms: 

All Special Orders, Author Events Admission Packages and Author Autographed Book Sales are final and nonrefundable at time of purchase, all other Sales are exchangeable / refundable within 30 Days with Receipt.