Under One Sun: benefit for Puerto Rico

Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild is proud to sponsor this event!  It’s a family friendly free-for-all featuring a trio of storytellers and a quartet of musical acts on November 12th from 2 to 4 pm at Trinity Episcopal Church, 44 East Market Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018.  Other sponsors are WDIY – community Radio – and Trinity Episcopal Church.

All proceeds will go to UNIDOS, the Hispanic Federation’s Puerto Rico Relief initiative.

Charles Kiernan, Ingrid Bohn and Judy England-McCarthy will tell stories  with warmth, welcome and wit.

Chiles’ Play a children’s song writing duo, Today, We Fight with Peace, a father/daughter duo, Tom and Betty Druckenmiller, an old time music pair and Closer, a classic rock band, will keep your toes tapping and your fingers snapping.

Admission is $15 for adults, $5 for children 10 and under, and $35 maximum for families of 2 adults and 2 or more children.  So bring the whole family.

If you want to help this fundraiser, and are unable to make the concert, we have started a GoFundMe page.  Click through to donate!

Things that go BUMP!!! Halloween Happenings

Put down your pumpkin spice latte and get out your calendar.  Things are going to get spooky around here – and soon!  Check out calendar for all the details.

On October 17th at 7 pm, LVSG members will weave their woeful tales at the Emmaus Public Library, 11 East Main Street, Emmaus PA 18049.  FREE to the public.  Bring some canned food to keep the less fortunate in this realm!

On October 25,  at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015, tales that make your spine tingle will fill the air.  The howling begins at 7 pm. Bring someone to hold your hand.  Admission is charged.

Catasauqua Public Library, 3rd and Bridge Streets, Catasauqua, PA 18032 will host family-friendly stories and songs on October 26th from 6:30 to 8 pm. FREE to the public.  Bring some canned food to keep the less fortunate in this realm!  Costumes are encouraged.

Lower Macungie Public Library will honor Halloween with stories that begin at 6 pm.  (That’s on November 2nd!)   Lower Macungie Public Library is at 3450 Brookside Road, Macungie, PA 18062. FREE to the public.  Bring some canned food to feed the less fortunate in this realm!

Over at the County College of Morris, 214 Center Grove Road, Randolph, NJ, 07869, Denise McCormack will tell shivery tales on Friday, October 27th starting at 5:30 pm.  McCormack will spin her web of mystery in the Student Community Center Lobby.  This event is FREE and suitable for school age children and their families.  Costumes are encouraged.

And In Middlesex County, NJ, ON October 27th AND 28th, Ingrid Bohn will chill her listeners with spooky songs and tales.  Check the listings on our calendar for addresses, times and details.

All the good stuff is on the Events Calendar!  See you in the moonlight.

 

 

 

Tellabration! ™ – The International Day of Storytelling

November 18th marks the 2017 celebration of Tellabration!(tm), the international day of storytelling. All around the world, tellers regale audiences of all ages with stories of transformation, change, laughter, hope, fear, conflict and love.

AREA EVENTS:

In the Lehigh and Delaware Valleys, two events will happen on Saturday, November 18th. At 2 pm,  members of Patchwork, the Storytelling Guild, will perform stories of Transformation, at The Church of St. Martin of the Fields, 8000 St. Martins Lane at Willow Grove Avenue, in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia, PA, 19118. This event is for listeners 15 years old and older and there is a $15 admission charge.

Later that evening, at Trinity Episcopal Church, 44 East Market Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018, the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild hosts “Remembrance of Stories Past”, an elegant evening of stories and memories. This event begins at 6 pm with a champagne reception. Stories begin at 7 pm. Admission is free. Donations will go to the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild’s Education Committee and to Trinity Episcopal Church. Older teens and adults will enjoy this event.

Celebrate the power of the stories we share, the stories we hear, the stories that help shape who we are and who we hope to be.