Surprise! Lehigh Valley Slam

Our friends over at Lehigh Valley Slam offer another fun night of real-life stories told by real people.  The theme this month is Surprise!  Each teller has 5 minutes to tell a true story on that theme.  You’d be surprised (see what I did there?) at what you hear.

October 18th, at 8 pm at McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub. 325 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA.  Admission is $10.

Lehigh Valley Story Slam Returns – Whoops!

Join the Lehigh Valley Story Slam team at the McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub and Whisky Bar as they start the Fall season with the theme of “Whoops!”  Bring your best 5 minute TRUE story that embodies that theme, “Whoops!”.  Dennis Boyne explains that the theme is about times when you might have messed up.  We all have those stories.  The fun starts on September 20th at 8 pm.

Admission is $10.

Robin Reichert – the Red Tailed Hawk

Sunday June 25 @ 10:30am
Robin relates the story of a frightening diagnosis and how interaction with a red-tailed hawk gave her the courage to get through the weeks preceding surgery.
The Unitarian Society a UU Congregation
176 Tices Ln, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
Free. Open to the public.  Best for teens and adults.

Story Circle

The monthly Story Circle happens on May 10th at 7:30 pm at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015.  A workshop will precede this month’s Story Circle.  The event is free and open to all.

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.

Earth Divine with Robin Reichert

Storyteller and author, Robin Reichert, will present the adult forum at Trinity Episcopal Church, 44 East Market Street, Bethlehem, PA, at 9:15 am on April 2nd.  Robin will share stories, talk about her book, Earth Divine: Adventures of an Everyday Mystic and take questions.  Robin will sign and sell copies of her book.

Robin Reichert – Sunday Service

Robin Reichert will be the speaker at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Lower Bucks on March 5th at 10:30 am.  Robin’s stories are always uplifting, always inspirational.  UU of Lower Bucks meets at Pen Ryn School, 235 S. Olds Blvd, Fairless Hills, PA.  This event is open to everyone.

LV Story Slam Moves to Easton

The February meeting of the Lehigh Valley Story Slam moves to the Easton Public Market, 325 Northampton Street, Easton, PA, 18042.  The theme is “Best Friends”.  Awwwwww.! Remember, if you sign up to tell, your stories must be true-to-you and no longer than five minutes.   The event happens on February 15th and the fun begins at 7 pm.  Come to tell.  Come to listen!  This is an adult or almost adult event.


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Robin Reichert – “What If?”

Robin Reichert will tell stories during the Sunday Service of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Lower Bucks at Pen Ryn School, 235 S. Olds Blvd, Fairless Hills, PA, at 10:30 am, on January 29th.  This event is open to anyone.  Her theme will be “what If?”  Join Robin as she explores wonderful possibilities.

Story Slam – Here We Go Again!

Lehigh Valley Story Slam starts the New Year right, with the theme of “Here We Go Again”.  Do you have a short TRUE story about things that repeat themselves, themes that recur, favorite amusement park rides, slippery, slidey slopes you just can’t resist?  Bring it to the Lehigh Valley Story Slam at McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub and Whisky Bar in Bethlehem on January 18th.  OR, just come out to listen to others tell of their repeating adventures. The fun begins at 8 pm.  Stories must be no longer than 5 minutes and they must be as true!