Story Circle – June 12th

A story swap for teens and adults – come to listen or to share stories. Free to all.

Story Circle – May 8th

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 – January 9th

Tell a story; hear a story. The second Wednesday of the month is Story Circle time. Join the LV Storytelling Guild as they try out new stories and refine old ones.  Try out a story yourself. Story Circle meets the second Wednesday of every month except August.  Open to the public, Story Circle is a  story-sharing spoken word open mike that is always fun and often inspirational. Wednesday, January 9th, 7:30 pm. Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA {Read More}

Afterglow – a Tellabration! event

The Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild and Trinity Episcopal Church present Afterglow, stories that will create warm memories, on Saturday evening, November 17th, at 6:30 pm.  Afterglow is part of Tellabration!, the International Day of Storytelling.  The program will begin with a reception in Trinity Episcopal Church’s dining room.  Stories for mature, thoughtful audiences will be presented by Rob Aptaker, Ingrid Bohn, Judy England McCarthy and Karen Maurer in the sanctuary of the church. Admission is $12. Members of Trinity Episcopal {Read More}

Story Circle

On October 10th at 7:30 pm, we will meet for out monthly Story Circle.  It’s October.  So bring your dark night tales and you bravest self.  Share stories of the season and listen to others tell their Fall and Fearful stories. This event is free to the public.  It takes place at Godfrey Daniels, 7 E. 4th St., Bethlehem, PA 18015.  Come early to hear Denise McCormack’s report on the National Storytelling Summit which will begin at 6 pm.  

Changing Landscapes: a Writer’s Workshop to Connect Our Lives, Our Stories, Our World

The Nurture Nature Center of Easton, PA and writer and storyteller, Denise McCormack will presnet a writer’s workshop on September 1st from 1 – 3 pm.  This event will take place at The Nurture Nature Center, 518 Northampton Street, Easton, PA, 18042.  Registration is required. Participants will create personal stories based on their memories of favorite landscapes and on how those places have changed over the years.  Population growth, transportation innovations, climate changes, and new technologies are all forces that {Read More}

Love Stories – the Art of the One Person Show

Themed programs are a storyteller’s bread and butter.  Schools request stories about kindness, for example.  Churches want stories about faith.  Sometimes, the teller finds stories that fit so well together that she (or he) creates a one person offering that has to find an audience. Nationally known tellers, like Jay O’Callahan have been commissioned to create full 90 minute programs for community celebrations or notable anniversaries.  O’Callhan’s “Pouring the Sun”, a story program about growth and change in Bethlehem Steel, {Read More}

Story Circle – the Merry Month of May

Join the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild as we celebrate longer and warmer days.  Our monthly Story Circle meets the second Wednesday of the month at 7:30 pm.  Bring stories to share or ears “with which to hear”!  This event is free to all. Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015 7:30 pm. May 9th, 2018

Story Circle- Fabulous, Fun and Free!

Every month – except for August – on the second Wednesday of the month, we gather at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015, at 7:30 pm, and share stories.  Sometimes, the stories are about our lives – that car accident, that fall from grace, (or from a great height), that teacher who changed our lives, pets we have loved.  These stories are comical, tragic, and once in a while, transformative. Sometimes, the stories are folk tales or {Read More}