Planet Roller Skate with Sojourn Wallace & Indy Jamma Jones

Indy Jamma Jones and Author Sojourn Wallace will be here for a reading & signing from the newest Every Girl book Planet Roller Skate and a pre-event 'roll out' skate!

To participate in the skate, meet at 11 AM at Scheitler Recreation Center: 5031 W 46th Ave, Denver, CO 80212. The skate will be around Berkeley Lake.

 

Indy Jamma Jones is the creator of Planet Roller Skate and a member of the Moxi Skate Team. She trained gymnastics for 16 years and competed as a USAG Level 10 All-Around Gymnast for three. After earning her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Texas School of Architecture she moved from Austin to Los Angeles to work as an architectural lighting designer. After one year at a desk she quit her day job to train and develop her gymnastics inspired roller skate style. She now spends her time teaching, traveling, performing, and creating digital roller skate content. Her project Planet Roller Skate aims to tell the stories of skaters from around the globe while giving people the information they need to get rolling. Personally experiencing the positive impact skating has on individuals and communities motivates Indy to inspire as many people as possible to get rolling by sharing her vision of a world on wheels.

Sojourn Wallace is the creator of Every Girl. Originally from Lexington Kentucky, Sojourn has lived in seven countries worldwide and now calls London, England home. Sojourn has worked  for PricewaterhouseCoopers as an international health executive as well as managing director for Off Track Health - a charitable outreach center located in Lesvos, Greece that provided free treatment to thousands of refugees. Sojourn has a master's degree in international relations: INGO management and a bachelor's degree in Fine Art: Digital Media.

About Planet Roller SkatePlanet Roller Skate has collaborated with Every Girl Publishing to bring you Planet Roller Skate the book, written by Sojourn Wallace, illustrated by Bhumika Jangid.  A portion of the proceeds from this book go towards Every Girl's inspiring humanitarian work.  Learn more here: https://www.iameverygirl.org/

Do you ever feel like no one in the whole world understands you?  Do you sometimes wish you could just take  off in a rocket ship, to a new planet all your own? Frustrated with Earth, and how no one seems to enjoy skating as much as she does, Indy Jamma Jones decides to pack her bags and head off to a new world called Planet Roller Skate!  Will Indy find what she's looking for in the new world, or will she discover the most valuable lessons to learn are back on Earth? 

Event date: 
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm