Judy England-McCarthy Tells NJ Myths and Legends

Judy England McCarthy will tell New Jersey Myths and Legends to YOU in YOUR home – through the miracle of technology and Zoom – on August 10th at 6:30 pm.  The Zoom address is below. Please click this URL to join. https://us02web.zoom.us/w/84313373565?tk=LVv6U9itzE1Os6iUuxuIKbJuJV2PeTooj3RmZRUQ7Aw.DQIAAAAToXf7fRZhZnNBb3NLQlQtdVVBbDZsQnY1d3BRAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA&pwd=VElnRUdvMnlCWVl0K1g2OStZLzZadz09 The meeting ID is 848 1337 3565 Judy England-McCarthy is an energetic performer whose expressions and antics are so much fun to watch. Drop into this meeting for a diverting evening.  

Family Storytelling Series Plans are Underway!

    The tellers have been chosen! LVSG Family Storytelling Series will happen on the third Sunday of the month – November through April – and perhaps BEYOND!!! Watch this space for updates. Virtual events are planned for the Fall. Whether virtual or in real time and space, the Family Storytelling Series always feels personal because our storytellers want to entertain, enlighten and enthrall all of you.      

We Stand By You

The members of the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild stand in solidarity with and support our black members, our neighbors, friends, families, and all marginalized people, as we struggle together as a community against racism, bigotry, cruelty and violence. We support all Front Line workers and offer our heartfelt sympathy to all who have lost loved ones to Covid-19. Stories can help. We find stories of people working together. We remember times of kindness. We encourage everyone to learn the stories {Read More}

Family Series News!

Due to COVID- 19, the last two Family Series sessions were cancelled. DO NOT DESPAIR! Plans for the 2020-2021 Family Series are under way. Family Series events are held at 2 pm on the third Sunday of the month at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem , PA 18015. These performances are open to the public for an admission price. Cops’n’Kids hands out free books to all children in attendance. Ingrid Bohn, who ably piloted the Family Series for {Read More}

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}