Guests Midnight Society

Monday, April 27th – Guest: Lester Velez

Lester Velez – Experiencing High Strangeness

Lester Velez will share stories and discuss OPUS, the Organization for Paranormal Understanding and Support, as well as its mission: to reach out and provide help and support to those who have encountered extraordinary paranormal experiences.


Lester Velez is a graduate of the University of Vermont with a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration. Beginning in September of 1970, he served in the U.S. Army as a field artillery officer and was later vice president of Luscombe Engineering, a Silicon-Valley based manufacturer’s representative company. He joined MUFON, the Mutual UFO Network, in 1991 and has held the following positions: Field investigator, Training Coordinator for field investigators, the Assistant State Director in Northern California, Chairman of the A.E.R.C. (Abduction Experiencer Research Committee), and team leader of the A.R.T. (Abduction Response Team). Also during that time, he became a facilitator for an abduction support group in San Jose California, and in 1994 co-founded OPUS, the Organization for Paranormal Understanding and Support.


Guests Midnight Society

Monday, April 13th – Guest: Ken Gerhard

Ken Gerhard – Exploring a Menagerie of Mysterious Beasts

Join us as Tim Weisberg talks with cryptozoologist Ken Gerhard about his fascinating journey through the world of mysterious beasts. He will share some real eyewitness encounters with creatures thought to exist only in myths and legends.


Ken Gerhard is a widely recognized cryptozoologist and field investigator for The Centre for Fortean Zoology as well as a fellow of the Pangea Institute and consultant for several anomalous research organizations. He has traveled the world searching for evidence of mysterious animals and legendary beasts including Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, the Chupacabra, enigmatic winged creatures and even werewolves.


The Essential Guide to Bigfoot

Menagerie of Mysterious Beasts

Encounters with Flying Humanoids

Big Bird

Monsters of Texas




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