mass-story.com

the living art of storytelling in Massachusetts

Stow Story Slam 2011

Event Details

Stow Story Slam 2011

Time: January 28, 2011 from 6:30pm to 9pm
Location: First Parish Church of Stow (Fellowship Hall)
Street: 353 Great Rd.
City/Town: Stow, MA 01775
Phone: 9784-461-6015
Event Type: story, slam, fundraiser, stow, m.t. anderson
Organized By: Skye Gibson
Latest Activity: Jan 8, 2011

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Stow Story Slam 2011flyer

The Stow Story Slam 2011

Winter tales return! The stories continue!  The Stow Story Slam is back - a fun, funny,and full-house community event.

Guest storyteller, National Book Award winner, and Stow hometown boy made good, M.T. Anderson, comes home that night to regale us with his stories and to introduce the local tale tellers. Author of multiple books including award-winning The Astonishing Life ofOctavian Nothing, Vol. I: The Pox Party, Mr. Anderson will be presented with an official Resolution from the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts acknowledging his literary gifts and local roots.

Any tale of laughter, reflection, memory, narrative, orriveting suspense is welcome – this is a shared feast of imagination and the spoken word.  

$50, $25, and $20 gift certificates from Willow Books in Acton go to the top three winners, respectively.  

Localauthors and artists are again invited to showcase their gifts and ply their wares.  Please let us know you are coming and we will provide a display table for you.

Because the stories are not previewed ahead of time, this evening is likely not suited to young children. Refreshments will be available and door donations benefit the Stow Community Chest.

Formore information, please contact Skye Gibson: skyegibson@gmail.com;978-461-6015.

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for Stow Story Slam 2011 to add comments!

Join mass-story.com

Attending (1)

FIRST PRIZE AT GRAND SLAM STORY SLAM

Grand Prize for South Shore Grand Slam Story Slam generously donated by Nicolette Heavey and Stories In The Streets (A Maine Get Away)

https://www.facebook.com/StoriesInTheStreets

Stories in the Streets in an outreach literacy program that focuses on families in at-risk areas and fosters community engagement in storytelling by: 1) Creating opportunities for public storytelling wherever families gather — a farmer’s market, laundromat, or food line; and, 2) Offering storytelling workshops that raise family engagement in literacy, cultural awareness and community understanding.  The program is currently active in Lawrence, Brockton and Randolph.

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Forum

What is a story slam? Get the FAQs! 9 Replies

Started by Norah Dooley in Uncategorized. Last reply by Tamara Safford Feb 4, 2014.

Press Clippings 2012-2013 - Links and as a Pdf

Started by Norah Dooley in Sample Title Jun 26, 2013.

Storytelling is front page news in Boston...12/22/12 2 Replies

Started by Norah Dooley in Sample Title. Last reply by Brendyn Schneider Dec 23, 2012.

Grand Slam Story Slam Fuller Craft Museum May 7th

The South Shore story Slams presents The GRAND SLAM STORY SLAM MAY 5TH @The Company Theater 6:30PM the winners of Doyles and SS Story Slam Season compete for Maine Getaway valued at  $1,000. Get your tickets before they are gone $25.00 in advance $20.00 members at door $30.00 non members 

Badge

Loading…

© 2021   Created by andrea lovett.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service