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Events are listed in chronological order. More State and NSN event information is on the Resource Links page. The web links have been modified for space. The embedded link will take you to the correct website if you click on it.
Saturday, March 6 at 7:00-9:00 pm CST
Traditions and Truth:
A Virtual Open Mic for Folktales, Fairy Tales,
and Personal Stories.
This month features Megan Wells. If you are interested in telling a story (7-10 minutes) in the open mic portion, please contact Janice Del Negro at email@example.com
Sunday, March 7 at 7:00 - 8:30 pm ESTKind Stories in Concert byHealing Story Alliance and featuring Laura Simms, Michael McCarty, and Lani Peterson. Open mic from 8:00 - 8:30 pm EST.
Tuesday, March 9 at 7:00 - 8:30 pm CSTThis Much is True: An Evening of Storytellingwith Antonio Rocha, M.J.Kang, Michael D. McCarty, Vicki Juditz, and host Scott Whitehair. Free with an optional virtual tip bucket.https://forms.gle/Gg1kmBNZ9wW3R9fw9
March 10 at 7:30 pm EDTThe Grapevine Zoom concert with Gayle Ross and Joseph Bruchac. Free, but we will ask for a $15 donation if you like what you hear. fsgw.org/grapevine
Saturday, March 13 at 7:00 - 8:30 pm CDTFairy Tale Variations: Rumpelstiltskinhosted by Stories with Spirit. One classic story. Five amazing tellers. Hear Rumpelstiltskin as never before. Featuring Megan Wells, Lyn Ford, Paul Strickland, Rachel Ann Harding and Cooper Braun. Adults only. Free with donations accepted after the show.eventbrite.com
Tuesday, March 16 at 7:00 pm EDTDharma Talk: The Great Remembering.
Laura Simms talks on mindfulness-awareness as the medicine for awakening.click here for web link
Sunday, March 21 at 2:00 pm CDT
Solo Stories on the Theme 'Twenty-One'Sponsored by The Pump House Regional Arts Center and La Crosse Storytelling Festival.www.youtube.com
Tuesday, March 23 at 7:00 - 8:00 pm CDTStory Circle(open mic) by Story Arts of Minnesota.
MoonShine Stories: Tales for the Full MoonEvery Full Moon, we gather in a ZOOM Room to listen to Storytellers from all over the world. If the Full Moon shines on a weeknight: 9 PM CST. If the full moon shines on a weekend, 12 PM (CST). Nine or Noon, under the full moon. Hosted by Megan Wells and Janice Del Negro.https://www.facebook.com/FullMoonStories
April 9-11Earth UpA weekend of storytelling aimed at changing our world. On-demand content starts April 5.storynet.org/earth-up/
May 10-15StoryFestproduced by Story Arts of Minnesota. Details at StoryArtsMN.org
April 23-25NorthlandsConference 2021featuring online Workshops, Fringes & Ruffles, Concerts, Swaps, Slam. Registration: Open March 15.
July 23-24 LaCrosse Storytelling Festival is Wisconsin's annual storytelling festival.LaCrosseStoryfest.com
Iowa Storytelling Festival
is held in July. The Clear Lake Public Library’s Storytelling Festival offers free performances by the Midwest’s finest storytellers. For more information contact the Clear Lake Public Library at 641-357-6133 -or-
February 19 - May 2Your Right Livelihood
A training in the work, art and service you love with Laura Packer and Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg. Join us from your home for a 3-month immersion into your life’s work.YourRightLivelihood.com
Wednesday, March 3 at 6:00 - 7:30 pm CET (11:00 am CST)The Business Side of the Oral Storyteller
Sponsored by The Storytellers' Exchange. This month, our meeting will focus on our audience, and the BRAND story or one-liner that we want to communicate to each of our audiences.
Saturday, March 6 at 10 - 11:30 am CSTCreating Believable Characterswith facilitator, Laura Packer. Sponsored by Story Crossroads and Laura Packer. Free or donation.storycrossroads23.wildapricot.org
March 7 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm ESTDiving Deeply: Sky High Tree WorkshopMaja Bumberák and Jim Brule dive deeply into the world of the Hungarian magic tale „Az égig érő fa” (Sky-High Tree). Tickets $15 - $70.transformationalstorytell
Thursdays, March 18 - May 6 at 7:00 - 8:30 pm CDTBetween "Once Upon a Time" and "Happily Ever After"hosted by the American School of Storytelling Series, Loren Niemi, and Christine Mounts. The six-week course walks you through the structuring of your oral and written narratives. Conversation, exercises and helpful coachiing as you claim your authentic vice and craft your truthful and artful stories. Cost: $180.www.eventbrite.com
March 23 - May 23. Tuesdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm EST
FINDING GOLD IN YOUR STORYis a ten-week course for all levels of storytelling.
For information on full description, sliding scale cost, and registration
Saturday, March 27 at 9:00 am - 2:00 pm CDTInspire! Growing Our Skills Togetherseries produced by Northlands Storytelling Network. This series includes a Gathering Swap, 2-hour Workshop and closes with a 1-hour solo Concert. The first in the series is Heather Forest with a workshop on "The Power of Words: Storytelling Leadership, and Social Change" and concert on "Tales of Womenfolk." For futher details and registration - Click here