November 3, 2018 All Day
The North Carolina Storytelling Guild’s Tar Heel Tellers 20th anniversary storytelling festival will be held at the Henderson County Main Library in Hendersonville, NC free of charge and open to the public. We welcome a good will offering for featured tellers’ stipends.
The event begins at 10:00 am with a one hour workshop, “The Secret Sauce: Character Goals and Motives” presented by Janice Davin, a past President of NCSG.An Open Mic at11:00 am -12:30 for NCSG members only. From 12:30-1:30 Cindy Carpenter and Elena Diana Miller will perform traditional folk music with guitar, autoharp, banjo, and dulcimer. Elena is the founder of the Carl Sandburg Folk Music and Storytelling Festival and the Past President of the NCSG.
From 2:00-4:00, the main event will feature the founders of the North Carolina Storytelling Guild with a variety of stories to intrigue, entertain and enlighten: Dianne Hackworth, Gwenda Ledbetter, Sandra Gudger, Marvin Cole, Sylvia Payne, Sheila Brown Evans, and Cynthia Moore Brown. They had gathered at Brown’s Summit, NC in 1998 and continue as members today.