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 FestivalLink 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 areaNEW 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
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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.