2017 (a partial listing of events open to the public; doesn't include school-only and private events)
14, 2 PM - Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch of the Columbus OH Metropolitan Library. Find info for individual library-branch events at http://www.columbuslibrary.org/
8, 11 AM - Main Library Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library
8, 5 PM - Mario-Franklin Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library
10, 4 PM - Shepard Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library
18 - 20 - St. Simon's Island with Donald Davis and Andy Offutt Irwin.
25, 2:30 PM - Worthington Park Public Library, Worthington OH28, 4 PM - Bexley Public Library, Bexley OH
31 - APRIL 2: FLORIDA STORYTELLING FESTIVAL
8: OHIOANA BOOK FESTIVAL, COLUMBUS OH
27 - 30: NORTHLANDS STORYTELLING CONFABULATION
8 - 10: STORYTELLING FOR THE DANIEL BOONE REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM.
22: STORIES IN THE ROUND IN HAGERSTOWN MD.
28: BLUES VESPERS AT JAVA CENTRAL CAFE.
JUNE:13 - 6:30 PM, WOOSTER, MAIN LIBRARY BRANCH https://wcplsr.evanced.info/homepage.asp
22 - 7 PM, WORTHINGTON NORTHWEST LIBRARY BRANCH
10, 2 PM - Main Branch, Columbus Metropolitan Library
11, 11 AM - Dublin Branch (my second summer visit), Columbus Metropolitan Library
12, 2 PM - Shepard Branch, Columbus Metropolitan Library
13, 4 PM - Gahanna Branch, Columbus Metropolitan Library
25, 2 PM - Reynoldsburg Branch, Columbus Metropolitan Library
3-8 - John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown NC
19-23 - Teller-in-Residence, International Storytelling Center, Jonesborough TN
18 - Healing Story Alliance Teleconference call: Boo-Tickle Tales: Stories that Teach Kids Resilience with Sherry Norfolk and Lyn Ford
27 & 28 - Weber State University, Utah, UCIRA Conference
5 - Pen & Tell It at Thurber House for grades 4 & 5
8 - 12 - NABS "In the Tradition" Festival & Conference in Wichita KS (go to www.nabsinc.org for info on 2018's events)
16 - Storytelling Circle at Java Central Cafe, 7 PM
18 - Tellebration, a Night of Storytelling for Adults around the world! Storytellers of Central Ohio will hold their annual event at The Ohio History Connection, 7 PM
10 - Blues Vespers at Java Central Cafe.
28 - Kwanzaa Celebration at the CoOlumbus Metropolitan Library's Main Branch downtown. Details pending.
PEACE LOVE AND JOY TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILIES AND FRIENDS. MAKE THE WORLD A FAMILY THROUGH STORYTELLING!