Literally Yours: A Conversation with Philippe Cousteau

Friday, November 11, 2022

5:00-6:00 p.m. | V.I.P. Reception with Philippe
6:15-7:15 p.m. | Keynote and Q & A Session
Moderated by Mike Fuhr, Oklahoma State Director of the The Nature Conservancy
Norman Public Library Central

The Pioneer Library System Foundation is thrilled to present Literally Yours, a community conversation with Philippe Cousteau about conservation and the environment.

Literally Yours caps off the Pioneer Library System’s 2022 PLS Reads “Spark a Change” initiative, a yearlong look at the topic of the environment. Through reading, conversation, and exploration, community members have learned how small changes can make a big impact on the world around us.

The keynote and Q & A session are free for the public to attend. Follow our Facebook and Instagram pages to stay informed!

About Philippe

Inspired by the legacy of his grandfather Jacques Cousteau, Philippe is a multi-Emmy-Nominated T.V. host and producer, author, speaker, and social entrepreneur. He is the host and executive producer of the multi-Emmy nominated weekly syndicated series Awesome Planet, now in its sixth season.

Philippe’s conservation efforts are focused on solving global social and environmental problems. In 2005 he founded EarthEcho International, a leading environmental education organization building a global youth movement to restore and protect our ocean planet. To date, EarthEcho has activated over 2 million youth in 146 countries through its programs.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available Now

In addition to promotional benefits, sponsors receive exclusive access to the V.I.P. Reception with Philippe and will enjoy premium seating for the presentation. View the partnership levels and their associated benefits here: Sponsorship Opportunities.pdf. Proceeds support literacy and a love of learning throughout Pioneer Library System communities.

Click here to become a sponsor today, or contact Will Merrick at or 405.801.4531 for more information. We welcome the opportunity to discuss how we can work together to improve the quality of life in the communities we serve!