Tellabration!(tm) “Remembrance of Stories Past”

Join the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild and Trinity Episcopal Church as they celebrate Tellabration!(TM), the International Day of Storytelling with an elegant event at Trinity Episcopal Church, 44 East Market Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018.

This event will begin with a champagne reception at 6 pm, followed by a story performance designed for thoughtful audiences at 7 pm.

 

Storytelling Workshop Series with Denise McCormack

For details, see September 19th.

Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19149.  These events will all start at 6:30 pm and end at 8 pm.

The dates are Tuesdays, September 19th, October 17th and November 14th.

Email or call Peter Lehu for more information or to sign up; 215-685-0501, lehup@freelibrary.org.

Storytelling Workshop Series with Denise McCormack

See September 19th for details.

Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19149.  These events will all start at 6:30 pm and end at 8 pm.

The dates are Tuesdays, September 19th, October 17th and November 14th.

Email or call Peter Lehu for more information or to sign up; 215-685-0501, lehup@freelibrary.org.

Storytelling Workshop Series with Denise McCormack

Join Storyteller Denise McCormack and adults and teens from the community for a fun and interactive workshop series on the art and benefits of storytelling. In this workshop we will explore the rudiments of story and storytelling using traditional tales.

Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19149.  These events will all start at 6:30 pm and end at 8 pm.

The dates are Tuesdays, September 19th, October 17th and November 14th.

Email or call Peter Lehu for more information or to sign up; 215-685-0501, lehup@freelibrary.org.

A Patchwork of Stories -for Grownups

Join LVSG and Patchwork Story Guild members at a storytelling event for adults on September 7th from 6 to 8 pm.  Patchwork of Stories will be held at The Center for Art in Wood, 141 3rd Street, Philadelphia, 19106.  This event supports Patchwork Storytelling Guild, The Center for Art in Wood and the world of storytelling.

Admission is $15  Contact Katie at Katie@centerforartinwood.org or call (215) 923-8000 for info or to purchase tickets.

 

Dennis Boyne – Story Slam Workshop

On July 12th, Dennis Boyne, creator of Lehigh Valley Story Slam, will offer a Story Slam workshop – how to participate in one successfully,  and why you should!-, at 6:00 pm at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA, 18015.

A Story Circle will follow at 7:30 pm.  The workshop AND the Story Circle are FREE.

 

 

Mysticism with Robin Reichert

Robin Reichert will tell stories about “Mysticism” during the Adult Forum at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley on June 25th at 9 am.  Robin’s book Earth Divine – Adventures of an Everyday Mystic will be available for purchase.  This event is free and open to adults and older teens.

Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St, Bethlehem, PA 18018 (610) 866-7652 http://uuclvpa.org/

 

Tales of Courtship and Marital Mayhem w/ Ingrid Bohn, Judy England-McCarthy, Denise McCormack

The Center of Art in Wood and Patchwork Storytelling Guild present stories of marriage and partnership on June 8, from 6 to 8 pm.  All three tellers, Denise McCormack, Ingrid Bohn and Judy England-McCarthy are Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild members.  View amazing wooden artifacts and listen to stories about their use.  Wine will be served.  Audience members will be entered into a drawing for a prize valued at $150.

The Center for Art in Wood is at 141 N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106. Phone 215-923-8000. Website: www.centerforartinwood.org

Admission is $15.  Tickets can be purchased here.

Adults

Telling Stories Outside Your Culture Workshop

Rob Aptaker provides guidelines for telling the essential stories from other cultures in this part of the Story Circle Workshop series.  The workshop will be held at Godfrey Daniels on May 10th at 6 pm and will be followed, after a short break, by the monthly Story Circle at 7:30 pm.  This event is Free.

Rob will cover the following concepts;

  • When you borrow something valuable from someone, treat it with more care than you would with your own valuables.
  • The importance of checking in with people from the cultures whose stories you’re borrowing.
  • Where creativity and inspiration DO have their place.
  • Pointers from traditional teachers.
  • Q & A to follow.

Storytelling In Higher Education Workshop

Join Dr. Deryl Johnson at Godfrey Daniels on April 12th at 6 pm, as he leads a workshop on telling stories to teens and adults.  This event is free and open to the public.

Dr. Johnson teaches Communications at Kutztown University and is a professional storyteller.