January 27, 2018 –
Foothill Storytelling Guild presents to the Gold Country community of California the Auburn Winter Storytelling Festival. During the all-day event stories are told without notes using gestures, voice inflections and facial movements that light up the imagination. The free event has a children's hour, a workshop facilitated by an international storyteller, Open Telling where anybody can stand up and tell a story, followed by a Liar's contest with a trophy for the biggest whopper. In the evening showcase six regional tellers tell personal stories, inspirational tales, travel reminiscences and just down-right funny happenings.