An affiliate of the National Storytelling Network. Link to NSN
With great sadness we inform the storytelling public of the passing of one of the true legends of the American Storytelling Renaissance, Steve Sanfield.Poet, author, storyteller, and founder of the Sierra Storytelling Festival, Steve is remembered by all as a shining light of insight and humor. "A Natural Man: True Story of John Henry," and "The Adventures of High John the Conqueror," are Steve's published works of great interest to storytellers. Link to obituary
5th Annual San Diego Storytelling Festival, Saturday, March 21st, 2015, Encinitas Library, 10:00am-6:00pmBest FREE Southern California Storytelling Festival for children, families and adults returns to the Encinitas Library, 540 Cornish Dr, Encinitas. information: Marilyn McPhie: email Phone: (858) 484-1325 Link to 2015 program
Food Truck for 2015 will be DK Local Kitchen
Fresh, market-driven menu with affordable soups, salads and sandwiches
Link to DKLocalKitchen website and menu
Buy tasty, healthy foods from "Tastefully Simple" and 30% supports the Festival Link to "Tastefully Simple" fundraiser
Donate goods and services for the silent auction to support the Festival Link to donation form for silent auction
This FREE event is supported by donations from individuals, businesses, and local government. Please donate. Click the PayPal button to contribute. You do not need to be a member of PayPal to contribute.
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 areaMembership is open to all storytellers and storytelling enthusiasts, who support the goals of the organization. Link to goals Link to Membership Application
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4th Annual Storytelling Festival
was a huge success. Thanks to the storytellers, the audience, the
Public Library, and our sponsors. Link to sponsor list
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- To increase awareness of and appreciation for storytelling as an art form in a variety of settings: entertainment venues, educational institutions, heath 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.