News and Events
EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST- Sydney International Storytelling Conference June 5-7 2020
Do you want an International Storytelling adventure?
Are you interested in meeting people from different countries and cultures?
Do you want to extend your storytelling skills?
Do you have something to contribute to the wider storytelling community?
If the answer to these questions is YES, then let us know of your interest.
2020 National Storytelling Network (American) Conference location has been announced for July 23 - 26 in Decatur, Georgia just outside Atlanta
More information at storynet.org/nsnevents/conference/
Holiday StorySave CD Sale!SC-CC is thrilled to announce the return of our annual holiday sale of StorySave CDs! StorySave albums make a great holiday gift for people of all ages; the stories are wonderful and the storytellers are some of the best Canada has to offer. Don't miss out on giving a gift that warms hearts over and over again.
- CDs are 25% off the original price
- All shipping costs within Canada are a reduced price of $10.00, on any sized order!
- Bonus: Customers ordering 3 or more CDs receive 1 more CD free! When you make your order, we will be in touch to let you know which CDs you can choose from.
- Orders must be made using credit cards/PayPal only (personal cheques take too long to arrive and process for this limited time offer).Sale starts November 25th and ends December 16th, 2019, but be sure to order by December 10th to be sure of delivery by Christmas.Visit our Online Shop to order: http://www.
storytellers-conteurs.ca/en/ shop.htmlQuestions? Contact Marion Gruner at storysave@storytellers- conteurs.ca
The National Storytelling Network is still accepting proposals for the 2020 National Storytelling Conference but only for another nine days! All those interested are invited to submit a presentation proposal for consideration.
Note: The majority of conference workshops will be presented by NSN members. If you would like to become an NSN member click here.
Deadline for submissions: November 15, 2019
The 2020 National Storytelling Conference will be held July 23-26, 2020 in Decatur,Georgia.
Australian Storytellers are once again looking forward to welcoming storytellers from around the world to join in with the celebration, education, networking, and playfulness that takes place at the 'Weaving Stories Together - Sydney International Storytelling Conference' June 5-7, 2020.
It is with a heavy heart we share the news that storytellerCathryn Fairlee of Cotati, California, has died. According to her family,she passed peacefully at her home on Sunday, October 13, 2019.
Don't miss this fantastic Canadian Storytelling Night event from Storytelling Alberta!
The Valiant Five
In 1929, five Alberta women had the audacity to ask,
“Does the legal definition of the word ‘person’ include female persons?”
Enjoy an evening of Historical StorytellingHosted by Doreen Vanderstoop
Wednesday October 30, 2019
7-9pm at Shelf Life Books, 1302 4th Street SW, Calgary AB
Save the date for the next FEST!
June 2020 in Turkey!
The live podcast Risk! is looking for pitches!
This paid opportunity to tell a story on Risk!, a live storytelling podcast. Learn more here:
Winnipeg's got some excellent storytelling events this fall and winter!
REMINDER | Call for Nominations for Canada’s
In June, the Parliament of Canada recently issued a call for nominations to begin the search for Canada’s ninth Parliamentary Poet Laureate.
There is still time to nominate candidates: the deadline for nominations is September 16, 2019.
Come celebrate the launch of Comfort Ero's StorySave album, Tohio! The Art of African Storytelling - La Tradition Africaine du Conte. September 14th, At Fleetwood Community Centre, 15996 84th Avenue, Surrey B.C.
This is part of a storytelling symposium with multiple guests, tellers and speakers. Don't miss it!
604 - 704 - 4543
Congrès de Storytellers of Canada - Conteurs du Canada Conference
27 au 31 mai 2020 May 27-31 | Parksville, BC
Rivers of Voices, Ocean of Stories: Coming Together
Un flot de paroles, un océan d'histoires : au confluent des mondes
SC-CC is calling for proposals for workshops and master classes for our 2020 Conference in Parksville, BC.