Teller Showcase

October 9 @ 2:30 pm4:00 pm

THAT’S Not on the Test! with Donald Davis

Library Tent 200 E Sabine Dr, Jonesborough, TN

Stories we learn in school that were NOT in the curriculum. Wednesday, Oct 5 · 7:30pm · $20 Sponsored by Bank of Tennessee

$20

SOLD OUT Workshop: Creating Personal Stories

International Storytelling Center 100 West Main St, Jonesborough, TN

SOLD OUT Much like photos and souvenirs, our memories have the power to remind us of times that were happy, sad, funny, or unusual. In this creative and playful session, you will draw up several memories.  Using prompts Jay calls "sparks," participants will retrieve memories to start a story. You'll work with a partner, but […]

$95

Workshop: Collecting Family Stories

International Storytelling Center 100 West Main St, Jonesborough, TN

Description: Family stories and folklore are valuable treasures that connect us to our past, provide a foundation for the present, and offer a guide for the future. In this workshop, you'll find ways to gather and cherish this treasure for both yourself and as a priceless gift to share. How-tos, resources, and expert tips are […]

$95

Workshop: Healing Divides through Storytelling

International Storytelling Center 100 West Main St, Jonesborough, TN

Storytelling is a surprisingly flexible tool. It can entertain, inspire, inform, and even heal. Building on the use of storytelling as a healing practice in communities, schools, health care facilities, and religious institutions, Sheila will demonstrate how stories can help us heal divides and create a more inclusive and equitable world. The session will begin […]

$95
Recurring

Wine & Beer Garden

International Storytelling Center 100 West Main St, Jonesborough, TN

Relax Thursday–Saturday afternoons at the Festival’s Wine and Beer Garden in the Mary B. Martin Storytelling Hall plaza. Ages 21 and up.

Rising Appalachia

Library Tent 200 E Sabine Dr, Jonesborough, TN

Sisters Leah Smith and Chloe Smith are Rising Appalachia, a folk outfit that has merged global music influences with their own Southern roots to create an inviting new sound. Leah plays banjo and the bodhran drum, while Chloe plays guitar, fiddle, and banjo. As world travelers for nearly two decades, Leah and Chloe have blended […]

$20