May 29, 2013

June 2013

Major UPDATE!  See Bulletin Board page for 

Michigan Storytelling Festival on July 20

 

* MI Story *
Storytelling Event Calendar
www.MichiganStorytelling.org
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Yvonne Healy, Editor    -    Judy Sima, Distribution Editor
All events are located in Michigan unless otherwise noted.
SUBMISSIONS: Stories@YHealy.com by 15th of month
6/1/2013

HIGHLIGHTS


Stone Circle Gatherings. Celebrating 30 years of poetry, storytelling and music around a fire featuring a unique outdoor setting.   Hosted by poet bard Terry Wooten. Every Saturday from June 22 – August 31 beginning at 9:00pm. Special Celebrations Nights on August 10 & 17 with documentary film crew. 
stonecir@aol.com 231-264-9467 terry-wooten.com Ten miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Dr. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids. Info: stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

JUNE

June 1, Ann Arbor 7:00 pm
What’s Your Story? A storytelling workshop for entrepreneurs. Discover key concepts to develop your own high impact, unforgettable entrepreneurial stories. Facillitated by Allison Downey and produced by Entre-Slam at Crazy Wisdom Tearoom, 114 S. Main Street. For info and to register,
https://www.facebook.com/events/161477497357019/

June 1, Ferndale 2:00 & 3:30 pm
Ming Louis presents a free Chinese storytelling performance from 2:00-3:00 pm followed by a workshop from 3:30-4:30 pm. Presentations will be held at Ferndale Public Library, 222 E. 9 Mile Rd., Ferndale. 248-546-2504 and sponsored by Oakland University and several Asian-Pacific American groups.  Info: www.
talkstorytogether.org or louie.or.ming@gmail.com

June 2, Ann Arbor 6:00pm
Student Advocacy Center of Michigan presents a benefit performance of  "Tales out of School" at the Performance Network Theatre, 120 East Huron. Storytellers: Satori Shakoor, Decky Alexander, LaRon Williams, Yvonne Healy and Judy Sima. For more information contact:
peri@studentadvocacycenter.org 734-482-0489

June 2, Ann Arbor 2:00 pm
“Kerry Tales:  Buckle Your Shoe with Mother Goose” Storyteller, Trudy Bulkley, entertains as Mother Goose with rhymes and stories. 1/2 hour program for young and old alike.  2 p.m., Kerrytown Market and Shops in  Hollander’s, 410 N. Fourth Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI.   Free.  734-769-3115

June 6, Ann Arbor 7:00 pm
Join in the fun as local storytellers share personal stories and folk tales for adults and ages 14+. As time allows audience will have a chance to share brief stories in the informal storytelling circle which follows the performance. Participation is encouraged. Donations accepted. Crazy Wisdom Book Store and Tea Room, 114 S Main St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104. Info: Laura Hayes
laurastory62@gmail.com or www.crazywisdom.net

June 18, Hamburg 2:00 pm
Come to “The Enchanted Forest” to celebrate Hamburg Township library’s summer reading program with storytelling by Yvonne Healy. 10411 Merrill Road, Hamburg. Info: www.HamburgLibrary.org

June 22, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

June 29, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

JULY

July 6, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

July 8, Tulsa, OK
Temple Israel presents "Bagels and Barbecue" with Michigan’s Corinne Stavish and Barbara McBride-Smith. Public welcome.  2004 E 22nd Pl  Tulsa, OK 74114.  Info: (918) 747-1309

July 8-12, Tulsa, OK
Michigan’s Corinne Stavish co-teaches “Storytelling for the Ministry” with Barbara McBride-Smith. The intensive workshop is offered by the Phillips Theological Seminary and is open to students who are not pursuing ministerial degrees but who want to explore and deepen their faith by taking specific courses in the curriculum. Info:
www.ptstulsa.edu

July  10, Birmingham 10:30 am
Baldwin Public Library presents “Dig Up A Good Tale.” Join storyteller Roan Judd for tales of mischievous tricksters and brave heroes and heroines who shovel their way out of disaster. Stories are accompanied by Irish drumming, puppetry, colorful costumes and audience interaction. All ages welcome. 300 West Merrill, Birmingham. Info: 248-647-1700 or
www.baldwinlib.org

July 13, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

July 15, Allen Park 10:30 am
“Dig Into Reading!” Allen Park Library presents storytelling, fun and games with Yvonne Healy. Ages 3-6 at Library, 800 Allen Road.  Free & open to the public. Registration required. Call (313) 381-2425

July 17, Allen Park 10:30 am
“Dig Into Reading!” Allen Park Library presents storytelling, fun and games with Yvonne Healy. Ages 3-6 at Library, 800 Allen Road.  Free & open to the public. Registration required. Call (313) 381-2425

July 17, Allen Park 1:00 pm
“Dig Into Reading!” Allen Park Library presents storytelling, fun and games with Yvonne Healy. Ages 3-6 at Library, 800 Allen Road.  Free & open to the public. Registration required. Call (313) 381-2425

July 17, Allen Park 3:00 pm
“Dig Into Reading!” Allen Park Library presents storytelling, fun and games with Yvonne Healy. Ages 3-6 at Library, 800 Allen Road.  Free & open to the public. Registration required. Call (313) 381-2425

July 17, Allen Park 7:00 pm
“Dig Into Reading!” Allen Park Library presents storytelling, fun and games with Yvonne Healy. Ages 3-6 at Library, 800 Allen Road.  Free & open to the public. Registration required. Call (313) 381-2425

July 20,  Waterford 2:00 pm
Bloody Mary! Dancing Skeleton! It’s a scary world out there. Award winning storyteller, Judy Sima, promises to take you to places you don’t want to visit alone as she tells "Stories from the Underworld" for adults and teens at the Waterford Public Library's Summer Reading Program. 5168 Civic Center Drive. For more information contact Karen Mitchell, 248-618-7484 or
kmitchell@twp.waterford.mi.us

July 20, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

July 27, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

July 30, Pinconning 6:30 pm
BloodyMary! Dancing Skeleton! It’s a scary world out there. Award winning storyteller, Judy Sima, promises to take you to places you don’t want to visit alone as she tells "Stories from the Underworld" for teens  at the Pinconning Branch Library's Summer Reading Program.  218 South Kaiser. 989-879-3283,
kwellnitz@baycountylibrary.org.

AUGUST

August 1-4, Richmond, VA
Calling all cartoonists, makers, actors, gamers, teachers, writers, ministers, storytellers, computer geeks, movie makers and especially story lovers! Enjoy 1 or all 4 days of performances, workshops, roundtables, meetups, fringes and slams at the National Storytelling Conference presented by NSN in Richmond, VA.  Michigan’s Allison Downey is presenting a workshop on slam storytelling!!!! Judy Sima will receive the ORACLE Award for National Service !!!!! Jeff Doyle will perform at the Fringe. Ticket packages to suit every budget.  Info:
www.storynet.org

August 3, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

August 10, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Special Celebrations Nights on August 10 & 17 with documentary film crew. Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

August 17, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Special Celebrations Nights on August 10 & 17 with documentary film crew. Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

August 24, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.

August 29-31, Orem, UT

Woo-hoo! Are they lucky! Utah story fans get to enjoy Michigan’s fabulously talented Laura Pershin-Raynor on the stage at the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival. 
www.timpfest.org

August 31, Elk Rapids 9:00 pm
Bring a story, poem or song to celebrate Stone Circle’ s 30th summer of gatherings around a fire in a unique outdoor setting. Hosted by poet bard, Terry Wooten. Sit under a canopy of stars perched on a boulder, or bring a blanket or chair to enjoy the ever-changing variety of entertainment that is woven throughout the evening. Regular admission is $5/adults, $3/kids.Stone Circle is located 20 miles north of Elk Rapids, then right on Stone Circle Drive. Info:
stonecir@aol.com or 231-264-9467 or
terry-wooten.com.



STORYTELLING ORGANIZATIONS/MEETINGS
Michigan guilds listed at
http://www.MichiganStorytelling.org

Yvonne Healy, storyteller

www.michiganstoryTeller.com
Managing Editor
810-813-3000

Judy Sima

www.JudySima.com
Distribution Editor
248-644-3951  
 

 


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