Virtual Story Circle, August 12th – 7:30 pm

Join us via Zoom to share stories from your very own living/dining/hanging out room.  This event is free, open to all. If you want to join us, please send us an email  for a Zoom invite. Click on Contact Us, up there in the right hand corner.   Our next attempt at virtual story sharing is on August 12th at 7:30 pm. PS: Zoom tips. Even if you are not talking, other participants can SEE and HEAR you unless you {Read More}

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}

Virtual Story Circle May 13th, 7:30 pm

Join us via Zoom to share stories from your very own living/dining/hanging out room.  This event is free, open to all. If you want to join us, please send us an email  for a Zoom invite. Click on Contact Us, up there in the right hand corner.   Our next attempt at virtual story sharing is on May 13th at 7:30 pm. PS: Zoom tips. Even if you are not talking, other participants can SEE and HEAR you unless you {Read More}

How to Deal with the Pandemic

Here are some ways that the tellers of the LVSG are dealing with the pandemic. Chris O. revises his new novel, writes music for organ and takes walks.  Walking on uncrowded sidewalks offers mind-clearing views and fodder for stories. Robin R. completes her book on an historic figure, bakes, hikes and blogs. Check her Facebook feed to read amazing stories, fed to us in daily chunks. Oni L. has jewelry to make. Active with Keepers of the Culture in the {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}

Story Circle – February 12, 2020

Might there be love tales or tales of romance? Will you share your own stories of love lost and found?  If you don’t join us, you will never know. The Story Circle is 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 the month (except August) at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, 18015.  Attendance is FREE.  Beverages {Read More}

Story Circle – January 8th, 2020

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 the 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 – December 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 the 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}