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World Book Day: storytelling fun for Ramsgate Arts Primary

Students dressed as favorite storybook characters Submitted to the Thanet Gazette Children, families and staff at Ramsgate Arts Primary shared the joy of writing and speaking to celebrate the 25th anniversary of World Book Day. School was a riot of colorful costumes; characters from a range of authors popped off the pages of storybooks and […]

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Hillsborough County – Women’s History Month Events Storytelling Festival Highlights March Library Programs

Hillsborough County, Florida (February 28, 2022) – Join the Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative for engaging, entertaining and informative free programs for the whole family this March. The events listed below are just a sample of the many scheduled events. Find more listings under “Events and online courses” tab to The views expressed in […]

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More Than Words: Oral Storytelling Project Brings Black History to Life

Grady Wilson Powell Sr. grew up hearing about the moment in 1865 when his grandfather, born into slavery in Virginia, learned he was free. “The story is, according to oral tradition, my grandfather just grabbed a shirt and started walking south. He walked and walked until the sun went down. Powell, a retired teacher, pastor […]

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Kearney Area Storytelling Festival storyteller Tim Lowry answers 5 questions about his storytelling | Local News

Storyteller Tim Lowry works with the idea that “I don’t know what I’m thinking until I know what I’m saying”. He needs an audience to react to his stories. Because the pandemic has closed opportunities for artists, Lowry missed the chance to share her stories. With restrictions relaxed, Lowry co-directs the Kearney Area Storytelling Festival […]

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Hearing stories helps people, says Kearney Storytelling Festival board member Marlene Hansen | Local News

Adam Booth shares stories during the 2020 festival at Kearney Public Library. Rick Brown, Yard Light Media KEARNEY – The annual Kearney Storytelling Festival began in 1988. Over the years, the festival has featured some of the best storytellers in the country. “We normally have it in January, but this year we had to move […]

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Jay Blakesberg Announces June 2021 Slideshow/Storytelling Events

By Scott Bernstein May 20, 2021 • 12:05 p.m. PDT renowned photographer Jay Blakeberg will be the host Between Dark and Light: Jay Blakesberg’s Grateful Dead Photography slideshow/storytelling events in five East Coast cities early next month. Jay will present stories and images from his 40-plus-year career capturing the Grateful Dead and related bands at […]