Tag: story

  • Stories at Fern – November 2025

    Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map), and bring a friend! Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30. Admission is free for members who have paid their…

  • Stories at Fern – October 2025

    Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map), and bring a friend! Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30. Admission is free for members who have paid their…

  • Stories at Fern – September 2025

    Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map), and bring a friend! Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30. Admission is free for members who have paid their…

  • Pearl-Ann Gooding – April 27, 2024

    Please join us at 7:30 pm on April 27, 2024 at 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map) for a special storytelling concert by Pearl-Ann Gooding. Come travel with Pearl-Ann as she discovers that home is really where the story begins!  Sometimes the worst experiences make the best stories … or so she tries to…

  • Stories at Fern – June 10, 2024

    Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map), and bring a friend! Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30. Admission is free for members who have paid their…

  • Stories at Fern – May 20, 2024

    Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map) , and bring a friend! Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30. Admission is free for members who have paid…

  • Stories at Fern – April 15, 2024

    Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map), and bring a friend! Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30. Admission is free for members who have paid their…

  • Stories at Fern – March 18, 2024

    Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30. Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you…

  • September 19, 2022: Seeking harmony

    Seeking harmony is always worthwhile on a large or small scale! Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30 Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Admission is…

  • October 17, 2022: Paw prints

    Who let the dogs out?? Please join us to find out, at this hybrid Stories at Fern! Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30 Stories at Fern is…

  • November 21, 2022: Hearth and Home

    Pull up a chair and warm yourself at our fire at this hybrid Stories at Fern! Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30 Stories at Fern is our…

  • December 12, 2022: Stories of Light and Dark

    Tis the season to explore stories of Light and Dark! Please join us at this hybrid Stories at Fern. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30 Stories at…

  • January 16, 2023: Beginnings & Endings

    Come usher in the new year with our intrepid host, Pat Carfra for this hybrid Stories at Fern! Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30 Stories at Fern…

  • February 20, 2023: Fin & feather

    Is it a bird? Is it a fish? Come find out in this hybrid Stories at Fern! Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30 Stories at Fern is…

  • March 20, 2023: Luck of the Irish

    Sure and begorra, its time to get your shamrock on for this hybrid Stories at Fern! Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30 Stories at Fern is our…

  • April 17, 2023: Mis-heard, mistook, mislaid

    We’ll be sure to send you a reminder for this hybrid Stories at Fern! Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30 Stories at Fern is our regular monthly…

  • May 15, 2023: Folk tales

    We are featuring a mix of young and experienced tellers at this hybrid Stories at Fern! Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30 Stories at Fern is our…

  • June 12, 2023: Jack stories

    What is Jack up to now? Let’s find out at this hybrid Stories at Fern! Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30 Stories at Fern is our regular…

  • Special event! Stories of the Haida and Squamish people featuring Kung Jaadee: February 27, 2022

    We’re excited to welcome a special guest, Kung Jaadee, in a live virtual Zoom presentation on Sunday, February 27, at 2:00 pm PST. Kung Jaadee, also known as Roberta Kennedy, is a professional storyteller, educator and published author belonging to the X̱aayda (Haida),  xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) First Nations. Over the past 28 years, she has…

  • Remember When … : December 13

    There will be laughter, tears, and bittersweet moments as we recollect, remember and reminisce. Stories at Fern starts at 7:30, virtually and in person!! This is our first hybrid event, combining a live audience at 1831 Fern Street in Victoria, with our online friends. Scroll down for more info. Stories at Fern is our regular…

  • Beginnings and Endings: January 17

    Please join us as we kick off the new year with tales of beginnings and endings! Stories at Fern starts at 7:30, virtually. Connections accepted from 7:00 pm onward Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you for your support! If you…

  • Fabulous Felines: February 21

    Its a FACT, February is for Fabulous Felines! It will be a purrfect evening, because its a hybrid Stories at Fern! Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30…

  • Tales from the Emerald Isle: March 21

    Sure and begorrah, the seanchaí are about, spreading tales of Ireland in a hybrid event. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. The show starts at 7:30. Stories at Fern is our regular…

  • All that Glitters : April 18

    Get your bling on for Spring, and join us for some glittering stories! This is a hybrid event. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. Either way, the show starts at 7:30. Stories…

  • Favourite Folktales: May 16

    The Victoria Storytellers Guild, and some special guests, share favourite folk tales on May 16 at 7:30 pm. This is a hybrid event. Those who want to attend in person, please come to 1831 Fern St in Victoria (see map). Those who want to attend virtually, can register on the link below. Either way, the…

  • The Gift of Friendship / A Life with Dance: June 13

    We’re excited to invite you to join us for a special Stories at Fern. The first half will feature our own Jennifer Ferris, and the second half will reprise our regular show, with the theme “the Gift of Friendship.” Jennifer Ferris has a long history of friendship with storytelling – she is a performer, teacher,…

  • Lost and found

    Stories at Fern starts at 7:30, virtually. Connections accepted from 7:00 pm onward Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you for your support! If you would like to become a member or pay your $25 annual dues, you are always welcome. If you…

  • A new leaf

    We’re beginning the new season with a New Leaf!  Stories at Fern starts at 7:30, virtually. Connections accepted from 7:00 pm onward Stories at Fern is our regular monthly meeting. Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you for your support! If you would like to become a member or pay your…

  • Down Home with Clara Dugas: June 27, 2021

    Come laugh with us as we enjoy the stories of women’s lives in rural Nova Scotia, tales filled with challenges, hard work and humour. Storytelling is a talent that the Dugas family, from Nova Scotia’s Baie Sainte-Marie, has passed down from generation to generation and Clara’s first teacher was her mother. Sharing her storytelling talents,…

  • Legends: Saturday, November 7, 2020

    We are influenced by the important people in our lives. This Canadian Storytelling Day, our tellers will share stories of the people who have left a big impression. On this day each year, storytellers from coast to coast gather to share stories. This year’s theme: legends! The show starts at 7:30 pm. Scroll down for…

  • SOLD OUT – The Wideness and Wonder of Georgia O’Keeffe, featuring Margaret Murphy: Sunday, September 27, 2020

    Registration is now closed Please join us for a special concert, featuring Margaret Murphy, professional storyteller, writer, teacher and community builder in Nanaimo. The Wideness and Wonder of Georgia O’Keeffe, voted Best of the Nanaimo Fringe Festival in 2016, is a 60-minute celebration of the life and challenges of the innovative artist, from birth through…

  • Remember when … : September 21, 2020

    On Monday, September 21 2020 at 7:30 pm, please join us for Stories at Fern, as we take a trip down memory lane. Connections accepted from 7:00 pm onwardPlease come early and address any technical concerns before the stories begin at 7:30 pm We are using Zoom, an online conferencing system. Admission is free, and there is…

  • It was a dark and stormy night: October 19, 2020

    Come out of the weather … and share the warmth by the fire. Stories at Fern starts at 7:30, virtually! Connections accepted from 7:00 pm onwardPlease come early and address any technical concerns before the stories begin at 7:30 pm We are using Zoom, an online conferencing system. Admission is free, and there is no need…

  • Elemental stories: earth … water … fire … air: November 16, 2020

    Storytelling is about human connection at an elemental level. Our November meeting is about elemental stories: earth, water, fire, air … Stories at Fern starts at 7:30 – storytellers and story listeners are welcome! Please scroll down for registration details Connections accepted from 7:00 pm onwardPlease come early and address any technical concerns before the…

  • Celebrations: December 14, 2020

    Please join our celebrations at Stories at Fern, as we prepare to close out 2020 – what an interesting year! The show starts at 7:30: storytellers and story listeners are welcome! Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you for your support! If you would like to become a member or…

  • Beginnings: January 18, 2021

    Join us January 18, as we wax nostalgic about the beginning of our storytellers’ journeys in telling. Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you for your support! If you would like to become a member or pay your $25 annual dues, you are always welcome. If you are just dropping in…

  • Friendship and Love: February 15, 2021

    Please join us for Stories at Fern, as we explore heartwarming stories of friendship and love. The show starts at 7:30: storytellers and story listeners are welcome! Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you for your support! If you would like to become a member or pay your $25 annual dues, you…

  • A twist in the road: March 15, 2021

    Please join us for Stories at Fern, as we navigate one twist in the road, and then another! The show starts at 7:30: storytellers and story listeners are welcome. Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you for your support! If you would like to become a member or pay your $25 annual…

  • Tales of spirited women: April 19, 2021

    Please join us for Stories at Fern, as we share tales of spirited women! The show starts at 7:30: storytellers and story listeners are welcome. Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you for your support! If you would like to become a member or pay your $25 annual dues, you are…

  • My favourite story: May 17, 2021

    Please join us for Stories at Fern, as we explore our tellers favourite stories! The show starts at 7:30: storytellers and story listeners are welcome. Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you for your support! If you would like to become a member or pay your $25 annual dues, you are…

  • It doesn’t always end well: June 14, 2021

    Please join us for Stories at Fern, as we explore stories that don’t turn out as planned… The show starts at 7:30: storytellers and story listeners are welcome! Admission is free for members who have paid their dues – thank you for your support! If you would like to become a member or pay your $25 annual…