Sunday, June 10, 2012

Gather for Storytelling - June 17, 2012

Storytellers and friends are invited to gather at Bettina's place on Sunday June 17, 2012 at 12 noon.

Please bring food to share for lunch. After we have nourished our bodies, the story sharing begins.

The story circle will include an update on the recent NSW conference, weaving stories together, as well as the outcomes of the ongoing discussion on national strategies.

For directions to Deception Bay and other details, please ring Bettina. Mobile: 0404 050 324

June 2012 - NSW Conference & National Gathering

2012 NSW Storytelling Conference, Weaving Stories Together, was attended by 80 storytellers from Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, USA and Canada. The keynote presenter was Dianne Ferlatte.

Queensland was represented by Alex McCallum, Daryll Bellingham, Bettina Nissen, Shirley Way and Rachel Welsh.

NSW will post reviews on their website: http://www.storytellersnsw.org.au/

The National Gathering, to continue discussion and action on strategic initiatives, was held after the conference on 4 June, 2012.

For a local update on both events, please join our Story Circle on Sunday 17 June at 12 noon at Bettina's place.  For details, see next post and/or phone Bettina on 0404 050 324.