New Jersey Storytelling Festival

Join members of our guild, Ingrid Bohn, Denise McCormack, MaryAnn Paterniti and Robin Reicheert, at the 2019 New Jersey Storytelling Festival on September 14th from 1 pm to 6 pm, at Howell Living History Farm, 70 Woodens Lane, Lambertville, NJ 08530. A free workshop for storytellers will be held in the morning from 9:30 to 11:30.  Judith Black will present this workshop.  Registration is required for the workshop. Attendance is free. To register, click here. For the complete schedule and {Read More}

Set in Stone: Standards, Lesson Plans and Act 48 workshop with Denise McCormack

Join LVSG and Denise McCormack to explore National Core Curricular Standards for students and teachers, lesson planning strategies and ACT 48, Pennsylvania Department of Education’s stamp of approval for educational workshops and programs. April 10th – 6:30 to 7:30 pm – Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015. Free to all.

National Storytelling Summit Report by Denise McCormack

Denise McCormack eports on this year’s National Storytelling Summit that took place in Kansas City, MO, in July.  Her report begins at 6 pm and will be held at Godfrey Daniels, 7 E. 4th St., Bethlehem, PA 18015.  Hear what the National Storytelling network is up to.  Find out what storytelling trends are making the rounds in other storytelling groups.  McCormack took part in the NSN’s Fringe event at the National Storytelling Summit and will tell about her experience there {Read More}

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}

Robin Reichert at Lehigh U.’s “Our (Digital) Humanities” Conference

LVSG member, Robin Reichert will present a storytelling performance, “A Woman Called Polly”, based on the life of Johanna Polly Heckwelder (1781-1868), during Lehigh University’s “Our (Digital) Humanity: Storytelling, Media Organizing and Social Justice” Conference.  The performance will be followed by a group discussion on how the issues of the past impact and inform the present.  This event will be held on April 21st from 12:15 to 1:15 pm at Maginnes Hall, as part of the Lunch Caucus. To register {Read More}

Sign up! – Our (Digital) Humanity: Storytelling, Media Organizing and Social Justice

Lehigh University will hold a workshop entitled “Our (Digital) Humanity: Storytelling, Media Organizing and Social Justice”, April 20 – 22, 2018.  The event will take place on Lehigh University’s main campus and in adjacent South Side Bethlehem.  The workshop is part of Lehigh University’s Mellon Digital Humanities Initiative or MDHI.  This initiative seeks to explore ways for students and staff at Lehigh University to interact, learn from and cooperate with community members of the City of Bethlehem. LVSG member, Robin {Read More}

Storytelling Workshop Series with Denise McCormack

For details, see September 19th. Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19149.  These events will all start at 6:30 pm and end at 8 pm. The dates are Tuesdays, September 19th, October 17th and November 14th. Email or call Peter Lehu for more information or to sign up; 215-685-0501, lehup@freelibrary.org.

Storytelling Workshop Series with Denise McCormack

See September 19th for details. Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19149.  These events will all start at 6:30 pm and end at 8 pm. The dates are Tuesdays, September 19th, October 17th and November 14th. Email or call Peter Lehu for more information or to sign up; 215-685-0501, lehup@freelibrary.org.

Storytelling Workshop Series with Denise McCormack

Join Storyteller Denise McCormack and adults and teens from the community for a fun and interactive workshop series on the art and benefits of storytelling. In this workshop we will explore the rudiments of story and storytelling using traditional tales. Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19149.  These events will all start at 6:30 pm and end at 8 pm. The dates are Tuesdays, September 19th, October 17th and November 14th. Email or call Peter Lehu for more {Read More}

Dennis Boyne – Story Slam Workshop

On July 12th, Dennis Boyne, creator of Lehigh Valley Story Slam, will offer a Story Slam workshop – how to participate in one successfully,  and why you should!-, at 6:00 pm at Godfrey Daniels, 7 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA, 18015. A Story Circle will follow at 7:30 pm.  The workshop AND the Story Circle are FREE.