The Many Muses of Oni Lasana, Storyteller & Poet

Oni Lasana finishes up the 2019/2020 Family Series at Godfrey Daniels with great stories and tales. Join her on April 19th, 2020 at 2 pm on the stage at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018. Oni Lasana’s fairy tales, folktales, real tales and fake tales have floated around in her head since she was a little girl growing up in the row home in North Philadelphia. Since, 1984 she has shared her passion of storytelling worldwide. Her {Read More}

Cancelled!!! Folktales Woven from Real Life with Kathy Long

Drat that Covid-19! Dastardly coronavirus!  Until testing kits are readily available and health professionals know how to effectively treat this infection, we need to be overly cautious.  Our venue is small and Kathy Long is very popular. Please don’t cry.  We will bring her back as soon as we can! Just wait!  More Family Series fun is in stories with Lehigh Valley favorite, Kathy Long. Kathy Long is a natural-born storyteller. From her earliest childhood, she has been regaling audiences {Read More}

Earthling! Tales from Our Planet Home with Karen Maurer

The Family Series, sponsored by the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild and Godfrey Daniels, continues with stories about the real and imagined denizens of Earth – Earthlings! Told by a Senior Earthling, Karen Maurer, these stories will open the listeners’ minds so they will view our home with new eyes. Declare your global citizenry with Karen on February 16 at 2 pm, at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East Fourth Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015. Karen Maurer started telling stories in childhood as a {Read More}

Humorous Tales from Native America with Teller Rob Aptaker

Join Rob Aptaker as he shares Humorous Tales from Native America. An enduring stereotype of the first people of America is that of stoic, laconic — but noble — stony faced folk.  Rob Aptaker will share traditional Native American stories that give the lie to this false image.  Human and animal tricksters abound in these stories.  Some of the tales are ‘laugh out loud’ funny, while others display a wry subtle humor that reflects the foibles of he human condition.  {Read More}

Robin Reichert – Friends and Holiday Follies – Family Series

Throw another log on the fire, relax, and allow tales of Friends and Holiday Follies to warm your heart. Robin Reichert sparks delight for audiences of all ages telling captivating folktales, personal “heart stories,” and bewitching ghost tales.  Her CD, “Mystic, Stories of Magic and Wonder”, captures the essence of her book, Earth Divine-Adventures of an Everyday Mystic, and her children’s book, Feather Gifts for All Ages. Robin is a lifelong storyteller, speaker, and writer who enjoys performing with the Lehigh {Read More}

Family Series at Godfrey Daniels – Once Again

Holiday stories, Native American tricksters, Earthlings, Real Life and Muses are all on the menu during the 2019/20 Family Series of Storytelling events. This series runs from November to April with one program each month. The tellers have chosen their best wares, polished them brightly, and invite you to hang your worries – and disbelief – at the door. Bring a child if you wish – or come as a child, just for fun. The Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild and {Read More}

MaryAnn Paterniti – Tales of the Wild – Family Series

Pack your bag and prepare for a trip through Tales of the Wild! Storyteller MaryAnn Paterniti will take you to jungles, forests, caves, mountains and other places where the animals run wild. Play and sing-a-long with her as you hear stories about animals that are funny, fierce, foolish, but not frightening. Who’s afraid of a big, bad wolf anyway! Not us! MaryAnn has been a professional storyteller since 1994. Her repertoire includes traditional folktales, fairytales, and literary stories from all {Read More}

Scary, Silly Tales at Emmaus Public Library with Chris Ochs and Karen Maurer

Karen Maurer, a long time storyteller in the Lehigh Valley, will share the “stage” with newcomer and merry punster, Chris Ochs, as they tell fun, fearful stories at the Emmaus Public Library on Halloween Night- October 31st at 7:30 pm. Expect stories with scary twists, jumps and slides at this family friendly event. The event is free and open to the public. Emmaus Public Library, 11 East Main Street, Emmaus, PA 18049, 610-965-9284, This performance is presented by the {Read More}

Ingrid Bohn and Karen Maurer Weave Webs of Spookiness at Catasauqua Library

The Public Library of Catasauqua will present Karen Maurer and Ingrid Bohn in a Halloween Fright Night on Monday, October 28th at 6 pm.  Bohn will bring a collection of spooky and still more spooky stories, songs and rhymes. Maurer will haunt with her tales of long ago and fearful creatures. Both tellers will keep the audience on the edges of their seats. This is a family friendly event held in the Public Library of Catasauqua’s Haunted Auditorium!  Expect pumpkins, {Read More}

Story Circle – October 9th

Join us for the Story Circle, a circle of friends – new and old – who gather to share folk tales, personal stories, humorous yarns, tall tales and whoppers.  We meet on the 2nd Wednesday of every month (except August) at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, 18015.  Attendance is FREE.  Beverages are available for sale.  If you’re lucky, someone will bake something to share. We encourage Guild members, friends, strangers, odd – and old – fellows and odd {Read More}