Welcome to Storytellers of San Diego

An affiliate of the National Storytelling Network. Link to NSN

Annual meeting: Tuesday, February 16th, Encinitas Library, 6:00pm.

Annual meeting for all members and storytelling enthusiats. Agenda includes the election of the Board of Directors, (nominations may be made from the floor) the President's annual report and year end financial report. All welcome to attend.
Link to the agenda

Annual Membership drive is open to all storytellers and storytelling enthusiasts. $20 per year.

Download membership form (contains benefits of membership, organizational goals, and payment instructions)

6th Annual San Diego Storytelling Festival returns March 19th, 2016, Encinitas Library, 10am-6:00pm

In conjunction with World Storytelling Day, featuring theme of "Strong Women"

SAVE THE DATE; Storytelling for all ages, all day. FREE     
Link to 2015 Storyteller bios                      Link to Event Poster 

Donations needed for silent auction ( Gift cards, products and services)
Contact Marilyn McPhie email                                          Donation form link

Patti Christensen and James Nelson-Lucas featured in December issue of Delta Airlines Sky magazine.

Link to .pdf of article

The Food Truck for 2015 was a big hit: DK Local Kitchen

Fresh, market-driven menu with affordable soups, salads and sandwiches
Link to DKLocalKitchen website and menu

Thank you to 2015 donors: Please patronize and mention the Festival

Link to websites for all donors

The Storytellers of San Diego is a non-profit corporation of storytellers and storytelling enthusiasts dedicated to promoting storytelling as an art form in the San Diego area

NEW MISSION STATEMENT: (adopted by Board of Directors, 9/15/2015)

To promote the art of oral storytelling, support and inspire storytellers, and serve as a resource for storytelling enthusiasts in the San Diego area.

Membership is open to all storytellers and storytelling enthusiasts, who support the goals of the organization. Link to goals           Link to Membership Application

Click here to join the SSD email list to receive monthly updates of storytelling events and classes

Click to Become a Friend of Storytellers of San Diego on Facebook

SSD WIKI no longer exists. Organizational information is available on the Organize page link 

Latest Webcasts and video links of Storytellers of San Diego

  • To increase awareness of and appreciation for storytelling as an art form in a variety of settings: entertainment venues, educational institutions, health care facilities, community organizations, non-profit organizations and for profit businesses.
  • To provide opportunities for participation in storytelling for all children and adults, from beginners to professionals, through classes, workshops, story swaps, concerts and storytelling festivals.
  • To encourage the use of storytelling to bring together diverse populations in the community and promote cross-cultural understanding.
  • To serve as a source of information on the art of storytelling and storytelling events in the San Diego area.

The Storytellers of San Diego has brought the art of storytelling to children and adults in San Diego County for over 30 years. We welcome all newcomers. Contact Marilyn McPhie for more information on the organization.