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Azelea Storytelling Festival Celebrates Quarter Century – LaGrange Daily News

Kevin Kling Some of the stories told may one day be as old as time, but even after 25 years the Azalea Storytelling Festival continues to bring laughs and smiles. Last weekend, the festival celebrated its 25th anniversary, and after a pandemic-impacted event in 2021, it was also a return to normal. The three-day event, […]

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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 HCPLC.org. The views expressed in […]

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Winona’s New Storytelling Festival | News

by Chris Rogers In 1971, Welsh-born Winonan Hwyel “Taff” Roberts was returning from a tour of duty in Singapore with Britain’s Royal Air Force, flying through the Middle East at night, when the captain called him to join him in the cockpit. Across the desert below them, the dark night was dotted with hundreds of […]

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Taste of Storytelling offers insight into 25th annual Azalea Storytelling Festival – LaGrange Daily News

Three local and visiting storytellers charmed dozens of LaGrange residents on Sunday as they introduced them to the art of storytelling during A Taste of Storytelling, an annual prelude to the 25th annual Azalea Storytelling Festival. The event, held at First Presbyterian on Broad Street, was a smaller gathering than the annual festival held at […]

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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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Get Into the Spirit with 4 Halloween Storytelling Events | Webster Kirkwood Times

Outdoor family story time Update: As of 1 p.m. Thursday, October 28, this event has been postponed due to inclement weather. The correct date follows. Visit Rock Hill Public Library, 9811 Manchester Road, at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 3, for an outdoor storytime, featuring music and movement. Families can bring their own blankets and […]

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Story Crossroads Brings Summer Storytime Events Online

By Alison Brimley | [email protected] Story Crossroads, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the art of community storytelling, has hosted two summer events for months: the annual Story Crossroads Spectacular (held May 13) and the panel “The Big Why” (held on June 20). A global pandemic turned things upside down, but canceling it was not […]