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STORYTELLING CALENDAR

On Channel 16, Montgomery County, MD: Mon, 9:15 p.m.; Tues, 6:15 p.m. Ellouise Schoettler: Stories in Time; and 9:00 p.m. Wed: Stories in Focus: Ellouise Schoettler hosts a guest.

Videos are available to watch on the website: mmctv.org and Ellouise will be posting Channel 16 videos on her blog: ellouisestory.blogspot.com

 

JUNE

Tues, Jun. 2, 10:00 a.m. Noa Baum tells Stories at Strawberry Park,  MOSAIC in Merrifield VA.  ALL AGES. FREE. mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

Thurs, June 4, 7:30-8:30 p.m. The Grapevine Storytelling Series. Old-fashioned storytelling with stories of all kinds: truth, myth, and everything else. For adults (occasional language and themes).

Hosted by Jane Dorfman, with featured tellers Kit Turen and Sheila Arnold Jones. At the Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Avenue, Takoma Park, MD.  Suggested donation of $10 per person goes to the featured tellers. Contact Tim Livengood, 443-535-3185, or timtales@verizon.net

LAST GRAPEVINE OF THE SEASON!

Fri, June 5, 6:00 p.m. SpeakeasyDC presents Out/Spoken: Queer, Questioning, Bold and Proud True Stories Through an LGBT Lens. 9:30 Club 815 V St NW Washington, D.C. Tickets $25.      speakeasydc.com/events/item/out-spoken-queer-questioning-bold-and-proud

Tues, Jun. 9, 10:00 a.m. Renee Brachfeld. Stories at Strawberry Park,  MOSAIC in Merrifield VA.  ALL AGES. FREE. mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

Tue, June 9, 8:00 p.m.SpeakeasyDC presents He Had it Coming: Stories about paybacks, comeuppance, and Just Deserts. Town Danceboutique, 2009 8th St, NW Washington, DC.  Tickets $16.   speakeasydc.com/events/item/he-had-it-coming

Thur, June 11, 7:00 p.m., Live Music by Leticia VanSant and the Bonafides; 7:30 p.m. The Stoop Show: Live Circus: stories about twisted sisters, funny uncles, and mommies dearest.

The Gordon Center for Performing Arts, 3506 Gwynnbrook Ave, Owings Mills, MD. Advance tickets recommended. $24 in advance; $28 at the door.  www.stoopstorytelling.com or   800-518-2819 x 2

Tues, Jun. 16, 10:00 a.m.     Merrillee Pallansch. Stories at Strawberry Park,  MOSAIC in Merrifield VA.  ALL AGES. FREE.      mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

Fri.& Sat, June 19-20, 8th Annual Brandywine Storytelling Festival with Bill Lepp, Kim Weitkamp, and Andy Offutt Irwin.  Kennet Square, PA.       www.lbstoryfest.com/

Sat, June 20 – 7:30 pm  STORYSWAP – VITG Storytellers whether beginners or old hands (old voices?) and story listeners are invited to the home of

Anne Sheldon in Silver Spring for an evening of shared tales and potluck snacks. Free. RSVPs and directions   301-588-5516 Anne.Sheldon1@verizon.net

Tues, Jun. 23, 10:00 a.m. Barbra Effron’s Storytime Express. Stories at Strawberry Park,  MOSAIC in Merrifield VA.  ALL AGES. FREE. mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

Thurs, June 25, 7:00 p.m. Doors; 7:30 p.m. Show    Second Stoop presents: Password, Please! (We don’t actually want you to know your passwords. We want the STORY behind your passwords.)
$10 cover at door. *Put your name in the hat to tell a three-minute story on the theme.     The Windup Space, 12 W North Ave, 21201

Fri, June 26, 7:30-9:00 pm. Stoop Storytelling at the Columbia Festival of the Arts presents Kitchen Confidential. Smith Theatre, The Horowitz Center at Howard Community College. Tickets, $15
columbiafestival.org/stoop

Sat, June 27, 7:00 p.m. (Doors Open 6:00p.m.) Better Said than Done: I Coulda Died; stories about precarious situations. The Auld Shebeen, 3971 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, VA $10 Tickets

(Available in Advance or at the Door)Food and drink available for purchase at the show. Seating is on a first come, first served basis.     www.bettersaidthandone.com/upcoming-shows/

Sun, June 28, 4th at 4 monthly meeting.   The Fourth at Four Storyfolk is the most active storytelling group in the Baltimore area and is now an official BFMS event. Seasoned and fledgling storytellers meet to swap tales at 4 pm on the 4th Sunday of each month. This is an open, warm group of supportive storytellers, and listeners are always welcome. We also share potluck goodies at the break.     Diane 410-979-8150 or Barbara 410-252-1438. storytelling@bfms.org www.bfms.org/Fourth-at-Four.php

Tues, June 30,  10:30 a.m.   Gary Lloyd tells  Tall Tales From America’s Trails at the Lancaster Library at 235 School St., Kilmarnock, VA 22482.   Call  804-435-1729

Tues, Jun 30, 10:00 a.m. Arianna Ross. Stories at Strawberry Park,  MOSAIC in Merrifield VA.  ALL AGES. FREE. mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

JULY

Thurs.- Sun, July 2- 5,    Storytellers of Canada, Annual Conference: Where Languages Meet. This year’s conference brings us to Lévis, Quebec where a rich storytelling tradition awaits. Minutes across the St. Lawrence from Quebec City, Lévis is home to La Maison Natale Louis Fréchette, the birthplace of Louis Frechette one of Quebec’s most celebrated poets.  Maison Fréchette is hosting the SC-CC conference this year, and together we’re proud to bring storytellers and listeners a range of vibrant programming in both official languages.  www.storytellers-conteurs.ca/en/conference/storytellers-conference-2015.html

Tues, July 7, 10:00 a.m.    The Twinbrook Tellers. Stories at Strawberry Park,  MOSAIC in Merrifield VA.  ALL AGES. FREE. mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

Fri. July 10,  6:15 p.m. Ellouise Schoettler brings The Hello Girls back to the Capital Fringe for the 6th year. Little known women’s military history; WWI from a new perspective: recognition for overlooked women veterans. 3305 Brookland 8th Street NE Washington, DC. Doors close at showtime.

For tickets: www.CapitalFringe.org

Sun, July 12,  3:30 p.m. Ellouise Schoettler brings The Hello Girls back to the Capital Fringe for the 6th year. Little known women’s military history; WWI from a new perspective: recognition for overlooked women veterans. 3305 Brookland 8th Street NE Washington, DC. Doors close at showtime.

For tickets: www.CapitalFringe.org

Tues, July 14, 2:00 p.m.  Gary Lloyd tells  Tall Tales From America’s Trails at the Wicomico Public Library at 122 S. Division St., Salisbury, MD  21801    call 410-749-3612

Tues, July 14, 10:00 a.m. Noa Baum. Stories at Strawberry Park,  MOSAIC in Merrifield VA.  ALL AGES. FREE. mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

Tue, July 14, 8:00 p.m.  SpeakeasyDC presents The Charismatic Leader: Stories about those we follow for the right & wrong reasons . Town Danceboutique, 2009 8th St, NW Washington, DC.  Tickets $16.

speakeasydc.com/events/item/the-charismatic-leader1

Wed, Jul 15,  10:15   Gary Lloyd tells Tall Tales From America’s Trails at the Princesse Anne Library at 11767 Beechwood St., Princesse Anne, MD 21853  call 410-651-0852   and

Gary Lloyd tells Tall Tales From America’s Trails at 2:00 p.m. at the Corbin Library at 4 East Main St., Crisfield, MD 21817  call 410-968-0955

Sat, July 18,  5:45 p.m.   Ellouise Schoettler brings The Hello Girls back to the Capital Fringe for the 6th year. Little known women’s military history; WWI from a new perspective: recognition for overlooked women veterans. 3305 Brookland 8th Street NE Washington, DC. Doors close at showtime.

For tickets: www.CapitalFringe.org

Tues, Jul 21, 3:30 p.m.   Gary Lloyd tells Tall Tales From America’s Trails at the Mount Vernon Recreation Center on 2701 Commonwealth Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301.  This is under the auspices of

the James M. Duncan, Jr. Library    call 703-746-1705   FREE

Tues, July 21, 10:00 a.m. Barbara Effron’s Storytime Express. Stories at Strawberry Park,  MOSAIC in Merrifield VA.  ALL AGES. FREE. mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

Tues, July 21, 5:45 p.m. Ellouise Schoettler brings The Hello Girls back to the Capital Fringe for the 6th year. Little known women’s military history; WWI from a new perspective: recognition for overlooked women veterans.

3305 Brookland 8th Street NE Washington, DC. Doors close at showtime.    For tickets: www.CapitalFringe.org

Sat, July 25, 7:00 p.m. (Doors Open 6:00p.m.) Better Said than Done: Screwed: Stories of getting screwed up, screwed over, or screwed in. The Auld Shebeen,      3971 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, V    $10 Tickets (Available in Advance or at the Door)

Food and drink available for purchase at the show. Seating is on a first come, first served basis.     www.bettersaidthandone.com/upcoming-shows/

Sat, July 25—7:30 pm  STORYSWAP – VITG Storytellers of all levels of expertise and story listeners are invited to the home of Penelope Fleming in Fairfax VA for an evening of shared tales and potluck snacks.

Free         RSVPs and directions: penny9@mac.com

Sun, July 26,  12:15 p.m. Ellouise Schoettler brings The Hello Girls back to the Capital Fringe for the 6th year. Little known women’s military history; WWI from a new perspective: recognition for overlooked women veterans.

3305 Brookland 8th Street NE Washington, DC. Doors close at showtime.     For tickets: www.CapitalFringe.org

Sun, July 26, 4th at 4 monthly meeting.     The Fourth at Four Storyfolk is the most active storytelling group in the Baltimore area and is now an official BFMS event.

Seasoned and fledgling storytellers meet to swap tales at 4 pm on the 4th Sunday of each month. This is an open, warm group of supportive storytellers, and listeners are always welcome. We also share potluck goodies at the break.

Diane 410-979-8150 or Barbara 410-252-1438. storytelling@bfms.org www.bfms.org/Fourth-at-Four.php

Tues, July 28, 10:00 a.m. Arianna Ross. Stories at Strawberry Park,  MOSAIC in Merrifield VA.  ALL AGES. FREE. mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

July 30 – August 2, 2015 National Storytelling Conference Kansas City, MO www.storynet.org/conference/index.html

AUGUST

Tues, Aug 4, 10:00 am  Gary Lloyd, Stories at Strawberry Park, MOSAIC in Merrifield, Va.  FREE ALL AGES  mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

Tues, Aug 11, 10:00 am  Gary Lloyd, Stories at Strawberry Park, MOSAIC in Merrifield, Va.  FREE ALL AGES  mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

Thurs, Jul 13,  1:00 p.m.  Gary Lloyd tells Stories in the Key of G at the New Market Area Library at 140 E. Market st., New Market, VA 22844  call 540-740-8650  and

Gary Lloyd tells Stories in the Key of G at the Shenandoah County Library at  6:00 p.m.  at 514 Stoney Creek Blvd., Edinburgh, VA 22824  call 540-984-8200

Tues, Aug 18, 10:00 am  Eve Burton, Stories at Strawberry Park, MOSAIC in Merrifield, Va.  FREE ALL AGES  mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

Tues, Aug 25, 10:00 am  Debbie Griffin, Stories at Strawberry Park, MOSAIC in Merrifield, Va.  FREE ALL AGES  mosaicdistrict.com/events/event/stories-from-strawberry-park/

 

 

 



 

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