Shroud Conference 2017


International Conference on the Shroud of Turin

Seeking Solutions to the Mysteries of the Shroud

July 19 to 22, 2017, at the TRAC Center

Pasco, Washington State, USA



Lecture Tour on the Shroud of Turin

Bob Rucker will be doing PowerPoint presentations on the Shroud of Turin at the following locations.   Mark Antonacci will be joining him for the presentations in the San Francisco bay area.

Date Day Location Lecture Times


4-1-17 Saturday Richland Public Library

955 Northgate Drive, Richland, WA


10:00 am to 12:00 noon
4-2-17 Sunday Kennewick Public Library

1620 S. Union St., Kennewick, WA


2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
4-6-17 Thursday Tracy Public Library

20 E. Eaton Ave., Tracy, CA


1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
4-6-17 Thursday Clunie Community Center

601 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento, CA


6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
4-7-17 Friday Fremont Main Library

2400 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont, CA


2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
4-7-17 Friday Mountain View Community Center

201 South Rengstorff Ave.,  Mountain View, CA


6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
4-8-17 Saturday San Francisco Public Library

Koret Auditorium

100 Larkin St., Ste. 602, San Francisco, CA


10:30 am to 12:30 pm
4-8-17 Saturday Livermore Public Library

Community Rooms A & B

1188 S. Livermore Ave., Livermore, CA


2:15 pm to 4:15 pm
4-9-17 Sunday Robert Livermore Community Center

Cresta Blanca North Room

4444 East Ave., Livermore, CA 94550


2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
4-9-17 Sunday Walnut Creek Library, Oak View Room

1644 N Broadway, Walnut Creek, CA 94596


6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
4-10-17 Monday Richmond Public Library

325 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, CA, 94804


2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
4-10-17 Monday La Quinta Inn, Continental Room

920 University Ave., Berkeley, CA


5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
4-11-17 Tuesday Rinconada Library

1213 Newell Rd, Palo Alto, CA, 94303


2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
4-11-17` Tuesday Central Park Library

Margie Edinger Community Room

2635 Homestead Road, Santa Clara, CA, 95051


6:15 pm to 8:15 pm
4-12-17 Wednesday Redwood Shores Public Library

Community Room

399 Marine Pkwy, Redwood City, CA


10:30 am to 12:30 pm
4-12-17` Wednesday Village Square Branch Library

4001 Evergreen Village Sq.,

San Jose, CA, 95135


6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
4-13-17 Thursday Redding Public Library

Community room, 1100 Parkview Ave.

Redding, CA, 96001


5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
4-14-17 Friday Medford Public Library

205 South Central Ave., Medford, OR, 97501


10:30 am to 12:30 pm
4-14-17 Friday Eugene Public Library

Bascom / Tykeson room

100 W. 10Th Ave, Eugene, OR, 97401


4:45 pm to 5:45 pm
4-15-17 Saturday Corvallis Public Library

645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis, OR, 97330


10:30 am to 12:30 pm
4-15-17 Saturday Hillsdale Library

1525 SW Sunset Blvd, Portland, OR


3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
4-16-17 Sunday Midland Library

805 SE 122nd Ave., Portland, OR


2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
4-17-17 Monday Cascade Park Community Library

Community Room

600 NE 136th Ave., Vancouver, WA


4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
4-18-17 Tuesday Olympia Timberland Library

Main Meeting Room

313 8th Ave SE Olympia, WA


2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
4-19-17 Wednesday Tacoma Public Library, Olympic Room

1102 Tacoma Ave South, Tacoma, WA


4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
4-20-17 Thursday Seattle Southwest Library

SW Meeting Room

9010 35th Ave, Seattle, WA


4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
5-27-17 Saturday Redmond Library, Room 2

15990 NE 85th St, Redmond, WA


2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
5-28-17 Sunday Everett Public Library, Main Auditorium

2702 Hoyt Ave, Everett, WA


2:00 pm to 4:00 pm


To go to major research centers to locate and motivate highly qualified people to do research on the Shroud.The purposes for these presentations are the following:

  • To encourage potential researchers and others to come to the 2017 Shroud conference.
  • To go to major population centers to educate people about the Shroud and the need for additional testing.
  • To encourage people to learn about the Shroud so that they can help promote research on the Shroud.
  • To give people an opportunity to donate to the cost of promoting and doing research on the Shroud of Turin.  All donations will go to the Test the Shroud Foundation in St. Louis, which is a 501 C(3) non-profit organization, so that all donations will be tax deductible.

Individuals that want to help us with finances, publicity, or in other ways at these locations should contact Bob Rucker (509-375-4770, or Mark Antonacci (314-704-0537,  The following locations are being considered for later presentations:

  •   Spokane, WA
  •   Boise, ID
  •   Idaho Falls, ID  (Idaho National Laboratory)  St. Louis, MO
  •   Batavia, Illinois  (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
  •   Lemont, Illinois  (Argonne National Laboratory)
  •   Chicago, Illinois
  •   Oak Ridge, TN  (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
  •   Huntsville, AL  (NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center)
  •   Memphis, TN
  •   Oklahoma City, OK
  •   Los Alamos, NM  (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
  •   Albuquerque, NM  (Sandia National Laboratory)
  •   Los Cruces, NM
  •   Tucson, AR  (C14 dating laboratory at the U. of Arizona)
  •   Phoenix, AR
  •   San Diego, CA  (SAIC defense contractor)
  •   Pasadena, CA  (NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory)