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, https://www.emmauspl.org/ 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}

Larry Sceurman – Family and Friends

The fantastic Family Storytelling Series finishes up with the heartfelt, funny and magical storytelling of Larry Sceurman on April 14th. Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015 is the venue and 2 pm is the time.  Larry has years of experience keeping listeners of all ages engaged, entertained and enthralled. His theme in 2019 is friends and family. Larry will tell a collection of folk and fairy tales that revolve around these all-important relationships. Expect some magic – {Read More}

Family Storytelling Series – Kathy Long – Let Your Imagination Soar

The fantastic Family Storytelling Series will end its run for 2019 with a performance by Kathy Long.  ON April 7th, at Godfrey Daniels, Long invites her listeners to Let their Imaginations Soar.  Long can spin a tale about anything – and she does.  Known in the Lehigh Valley for her clever original tales, her recapturing of local landmarks like Hess’s department stores and her work as a docent at the Asa Packard house in Jim Thorpe, Long’s tale weaving talents {Read More}

Family Storytelling Series – Judy England-McCarthy – Winter Wonderland

Bid farewell to the snows – and snows – and MORE snows – of winter with Judy England-McCarthy in a Winter Wonderland of stories.  Join her at Godfrey Daniels on March 31st at 2 pm.  An author and storyteller, England-McCarthy’s performances are full of energy and good humor.  She has presented at local, regional and national events to acclaim.  Say goodbye to winter with stories of snow, ice, sleigh rides and more.  Laugh at winter from the warmth of Godfrey {Read More}

Family Storytelling Series – Ingrid Bohn – Knuckleheads and Noodleheads

The fantastic Family Storytelling Series presents Ingrid Bohn as she tells stories about Knuckleheads and Noodleheads. Join her at Godfrey Daniels on February 17th at 2 pm.  Bohn is a member of several storytelling organizations and has theater and telling experience.  She is mesmerizing to listen to and watch.  During this performance, Bohn intends to make us all feel just a little bit smarter as she tells stories of fools, tricksters and the foibles of ordinary folks. February 17th at {Read More}

Family Storytelling Series – Karen Maurer – For the Birds

The fantastic Family Storytelling Series presents Karen Maurer in “For the Birds” – a collection of stories, poems, riddles and games that celebrate our feathered friends.  Karen will tell at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA, 18105, on February 3rd at 2 pm. Rumor has it that feathers have magical powers. From the backyard bird feeders to the frozen wastes of the Antarctic, birds sing and soar, waddle and whistle. Maurer will share folklore, stories and a bird {Read More}

Fright Night with Rob Aptaker and Judy England McCarthy

Halloween!!!!  The day of spirits and wailing demons has arrived.  Rob Aptaker and Judy England-McCarthy will keep families entertained with stories of the scary season on October 31st at the Emmaus Public Library, 11 East Main Street, Emmaus, PA 18049.  The frightful fun begins at 7 pm. This is the library’s Silly and Scary Tales event, suitable for all ages, (attention spans notwithstanding.)  Rob and Judy will not disappoint. Visit the Emmaus Public Library’s website for more details, or call {Read More}

Whitehall Fright Night with Charles Kiernan and Judy England-McCarthy

Oh, the horror continues!  It spreads everywhere.  On October 24th at 6:30 pm, Charles Kiernan and Judy England-McCarthy continue the campaign of horrible tales and frightening vignettes at the Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road, Whitehall, PA 18052. Expect the unexpected with these experienced tellers.  Their styles are widely different but the fright factor is always there.  This is a family oriented event so there will be material for all ages.  The scariness increases as the evening wears on. {Read More}