Monthly Archives: October 2010

October Fern Street

Hosted by Anne Forester – celebrating Harvest Thanksgiving, Women’s History and Halloween themes, the evening’s stories encompassed the unexpected, the thoroughly spooky, and a variety of unusual love affairs. Jennifer led off with a tale of a spunky young woman with a kind heart … Continue reading

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Storytelling from Around the World

Shoshana Litman – Jewish storyteller Mon Oct 25  7:00 to 8:00 pm in the FirstMet United Church Chapel(Corner of Quadra and Balmoral – enter off Balmoral) Shoshana tells stories that come from her heart, the heart of the Jewish people, and the … Continue reading

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VSG Member Sylvia Olsen Honoured

Congratulations to Sylvia Olsen, author and VSG member, who won the $5,000 Bolen Books Children’s Book Prize for Counting on Hope  (Sono Nis Press). The subject of her novel is a teenage aboriginal girl in 1863 on Kuper Is. Olsen … Continue reading

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World Storytelling Day Info March 20, 2011

Organizer Dale Jarvis sends the following:The theme for 2011 is “Water” and there is already a discussion starting on the WSD listserv. If you want to participate in the discussions, you can subscribe to the WSD email discussion list. Send … Continue reading

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"Things That Go Bump in the Night"

Join the Around Town Tellers and special Guests in a great ghoulish evening of stories and music and who knows what that goes BUMP under the stairs….            Friday evening, October 8,2010                     … Continue reading

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