The Adventurers’ Club of Los Angeles

A Gathering Place for Those Who Leave the Beaten Path in Search of Adventure

All photos in the slideshow are by, for, or about members of ACLA.

Past Programs

November 30, 2017
A Ladies’ Night
Ken Corben
Creatures of Light
Deep Sea Science and Dives


December 7, 2017
A Ladie’s Night
Dave Rader
Theodore Roosevelt


November 9, 2017
A Ladie’s Night
Barbara Schultz
How Amelia Earhart financed her flying


November 16, 2017
A Ladies’ Night
Terrence Finnegan
A Delicate Affair on the Western Front


November 23, 2017
Club Dark
Thanksgiving


November 2, 2017
A Gentleman’s Night
Showcase of the Awesome Members
of ACLA

Club General Business Meeting Precedes Program


October 12, 2017
A Ladie’s Night
Ken Freund 1046
Motorcycles Across Russia


October 19, 2017
A Gentlemen’s Night
Member Spotlight
Plus Rabbi Shifren
International Masters Ocean Championships


A Non-Club Event
Sunday, October 22, 2017
International Masters – Ocean Championships
At Duke’s of Huntington Beach

September 21, 2017
Marthe Cohen
A Jewish Spy in Nazi Germany

Referred by Steve Bein 1057


September 28, 2017
Shane Berry 1093
Ecuador and Galapagos
Independent Exploration


October 5, 2017
Allison Brown
Staying Fit for Adventure

The Adventurer’s Club thanks Martin Bloom 1147 for this speaker.


September 7, 2017
Erin Johnson 
Atlas Obscura Night

The Adventurers Club thanks Eric Steit 1166 for referring this speaker.


September 14, 2017
Eileen Finklestein
The Kindness of Strangers: A Travel through civilized and remote Bolivia

The Adventurers Club thanks Alan Feldstein 1094 for referring this speaker.


August 31, 2017
Scott Tracy Griffin
Tarzan on Location, Director of Special Projects – Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.

The Adventurers Club thanks Stewart Deats 1168 for referring this speaker.


August 17, 2017

TJ Korst – Egyptology: Fact/Myth


August 24, 2017
Bob Silver 728 Birthday Bash
– and  Transpac 2017 with Mike Lawler 1195 Mike and Barbara’s Exhilarating Sailing Race


August 10, 2017
Andrea Donnellan – The Big One


August 3, 2017
Member Spotlight – The Awesome Members of ACLA


July 27, 2017
Elisa Kotin – A Journey Through the Real Indonesia


July 20, 2017
Steven Wright – 21 Day Wilderness River Trip Down the Grand Canyon


July 13, 2017
Eric Streit #1166 – Catholic Sicilian Culture of Death