ADULTS ONLY – Rob Aptaker and Judy England-McCarthy Tell Frightening Tales at the Allentown Public Library

The Allentown Public Library hosts two acclaimed storytellers on October 21st at 6:30 pm. Rob Aptaker will bring haunting tales from the Northeast Native Peoples traditions. Aptaker is known for his dramatic and respectful delivery of the stories of indigenous peoples from this area. Be prepared to hear stories to make you put your high beams on as you drive through our forests and farmlands at night. Judy England-McCarthy’s storytelling is energetic and she spins an atmosphere of frantic magic. {Read More}

Ingrid Bohn and Robin Reichert – Halloween at Mary Meuser Library

Ingrid Bohn, lively and frightening, and Robin Reichert, tall and spooky, will cast a spell over the merry makers at Mary Meuser Memorial Library’s Annual Halloween event on October 18th at 6:45 pm. Bohn’s and Reichert’s horrifying tales are family fare. Expect to be entertained and engaged. Visit Mary Meuser Memorial Library, 1803 Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042 in Wilson Borough for details on other Halloween happenings that afternoon. Call the library at 610-258-3040 or visit their website by clicking {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}

MYOB: Mind Your Own Body

LVSG member, Denise McCormack, presents her one woman show, MYOB: Mind your Own Body, at the The Rotunda, 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, 19104, on Wednesday, September 18th and Friday, September 20th. Both programs begin at 7 pm. McCormack’s stories are for adults and speak to the issues of body autonomy, power dynamics in relationships and respect.  McCormack mixes personal, folk and literary stories in this timely presentation. “Altogether, this cache of great tales shines a light on the little things {Read More}

Story Circle – September 11th

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}

Story Circle – February 13th- CANCELLED

  The Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild and Godfrey Daniels invite you to the monthly Story Circle, the second Wednesday of the month at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015.  Admission is free.  The stories are fresh.  The tellers and listeners are fine, fine people.  The fun starts at 7:30 pm.  February’s Story Circle is cancelled due to icy winter conditions.  We will see you all on March 13th – same time, same place – more stories!

Story Circle – RELOCATED!

Due to a scheduling conflict,  Story Circle will be held at the home of Charles and Jolene Kiernan at 4458 Coffeetown Road, Schnecksville, PA, 18078 on November 7th.  Story Circle usually meets at Godfrey Daniels on the second Wednesday of each month, except August. There will be a pot luck meal at 6:30 pm.  Bring something delicious! The GREAT BOOK GIVEAWAY will happen during the potluck and after stories are shared.  The Guild’s collection of storytelling books and story collections {Read More}

Ghastly Tales with Larry Sceurman and Karen Maurer

FOR ADULTS ONLY: Please leave the children at home for this program of frightening, gory and consciousness twisting tales.  This event at the Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity is for the bravest listeners.  On October 30th, at 6:30 pm, Larry Sceurman and Karen Maurer will chill bones and fill the air with whispers of wraiths. The Nazareth Library’s closest neighbor is a funeral home.  The Whitefield House sits across the street, old enough to have hosted a dozen ghosts.  {Read More}

A Hoppin’ Halloween at the South Side branch of BAPL

Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild and Southside Branch of Bethlehem Area Public Library, 400 Webster Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015,  present A Hoppin’ Halloween, featuring Ingrid Bohn and Denise McCormack, a night of stories and other ditties to celebrate a favorite seasonal tradition. This program is recommended for ages 6 and up, but everyone is welcome.  It all happens on October 23rd at 6:30 pm.  This event is free and open to the public.  

NJ Storytelling Festival 2018 – Robin, Ingrid, Denise, MaryAnn, Judy and MORE!

On Saturday, September 15th, storytellers from throughout New Jersey and the Tri-State area convene at Howell Living History Farm to regale visitors with a whole new crop of stories from noon – 6 pm, for the New Jersey Storytelling Festival. There is a free morning workshop for tellers and those interested in storytelling.  Registration for this event is required. Other events include; Story Slam noon – 1 pm; Lightening Round 5 pm.  Between 1 and 5 pm, there will be {Read More}