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November 2019

Back Room Stories

November 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Oak Park Brewing Company & Hamburger Mary’s, 155 S. Oak Park Ave.
Oak Park, IL United States
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$10

Stories from the hearts and minds of 5 unique tellers. Co-hosted by Margaret Burk and Peter LeGrand Come early for good food and drinks. And then settle in to be entertained and inspired by some of Chicago's best storytellers.    Check out the Illinois Storytelling Facebook page for the featured tellers each month. Or contact margaret@margaretburk.com.   Date(s) of Event 3rd Sunday of every month: Oct. 20, Nov. 17, Dec. 15, (2020) Jan. 19, Feb. 16, March 15, April 19,…

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December 2019

Traditions & Truth: An Open Mic and Featured Teller

December 14, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dominican University, Lewis Hall, 7900 Division
River Forest, IL United States
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Folktales, Fairy Tales and Personal Stories  Open Mic tellers have up to 10 minutes  Featured Teller: Jitesh Jaggi  Produced by Illinois Storytelling Co-Hosts - Janice Del Negro and Margaret Burk   No Cover Charge - Donations Appreciated

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Back Room Stories

December 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Oak Park Brewing Company & Hamburger Mary’s, 155 S. Oak Park Ave.
Oak Park, IL United States
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$10

Stories from the hearts and minds of 5 unique tellers. Co-hosted by Margaret Burk and Peter LeGrand Come early for good food and drinks. And then settle in to be entertained and inspired by some of Chicago's best storytellers.    Check out the Illinois Storytelling Facebook page for the featured tellers each month. Or contact margaret@margaretburk.com.   Date(s) of Event 3rd Sunday of every month: Oct. 20, Nov. 17, Dec. 15, (2020) Jan. 19, Feb. 16, March 15, April 19,…

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January 2020

Back Room Stories

January 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Oak Park Brewing Company & Hamburger Mary’s, 155 S. Oak Park Ave.
Oak Park, IL United States
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$10

Stories from the hearts and minds of 5 unique tellers. Co-hosted by Margaret Burk and Peter LeGrand Come early for good food and drinks. And then settle in to be entertained and inspired by some of Chicago's best storytellers.    Check out the Illinois Storytelling Facebook page for the featured tellers each month. Or contact margaret@margaretburk.com.   Date(s) of Event 3rd Sunday of every month:  Jan. 19, Feb. 16, March 15, April 19, May 17

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February 2020

Back Room Stories

February 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Oak Park Brewing Company & Hamburger Mary’s, 155 S. Oak Park Ave.
Oak Park, IL United States
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$10

Stories from the hearts and minds of 5 unique tellers. Co-hosted by Margaret Burk and Peter LeGrand Come early for good food and drinks. And then settle in to be entertained and inspired by some of Chicago's best storytellers.    Check out the Illinois Storytelling Facebook page for the featured tellers each month. Or contact margaret@margaretburk.com.   Date(s) of Event 3rd Sunday of every month:  Jan. 19, Feb. 16, March 15, April 19, May 17

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March 2020

Back Room Stories

March 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Oak Park Brewing Company & Hamburger Mary’s, 155 S. Oak Park Ave.
Oak Park, IL United States
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$10

Stories from the hearts and minds of 5 unique tellers. Co-hosted by Margaret Burk and Peter LeGrand Come early for good food and drinks. And then settle in to be entertained and inspired by some of Chicago's best storytellers.    Check out the Illinois Storytelling Facebook page for the featured tellers each month. Or contact margaret@margaretburk.com.   Date(s) of Event 3rd Sunday of every month:  Jan. 19, Feb. 16, March 15, April 19, May 17

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April 2020

Back Room Stories

April 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Oak Park Brewing Company & Hamburger Mary’s, 155 S. Oak Park Ave.
Oak Park, IL United States
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$10

Stories from the hearts and minds of 5 unique tellers. Co-hosted by Margaret Burk and Peter LeGrand Come early for good food and drinks. And then settle in to be entertained and inspired by some of Chicago's best storytellers.    Check out the Illinois Storytelling Facebook page for the featured tellers each month. Or contact margaret@margaretburk.com.   Date(s) of Event 3rd Sunday of every month:  Jan. 19, Feb. 16, March 15, April 19, May 17

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May 2020

Back Room Stories

May 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Oak Park Brewing Company & Hamburger Mary’s, 155 S. Oak Park Ave.
Oak Park, IL United States
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$10

Stories from the hearts and minds of 5 unique tellers. Co-hosted by Margaret Burk and Peter LeGrand Come early for good food and drinks. And then settle in to be entertained and inspired by some of Chicago's best storytellers.    Check out the Illinois Storytelling Facebook page for the featured tellers each month. Or contact margaret@margaretburk.com.   Date(s) of Event 3rd Sunday of every month:  Jan. 19, Feb. 16, March 15, April 19, May 17

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September 2020

44th Fox Valley Music and Storytelling Festival—Virtual!!

September 5 - September 7
Zoom

Our Featured Tellers for the Storytelling Portion of the Festival: Janice Del Negro, Lyn Ford, Bill Harley and Dovie Thomason Storytelling Stage Concerts:1:00 pm to 5:00 pm CDT Sunday & Monday "Ghost Stories" Sunday evening 6:30 to 8:00 pm CDT PLEASE be patience as we continue to work on the festival links! Zoom, Zoom, Zoom. As this virtual world allows us to spread our event to a wider all-over-the-world audience, we are delighted and grateful for the opportunity to welcome…

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Master Class * Lyn Ford * Laughter and Orature!

September 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Zoom
$25.00

Laughter and Orature! Discover narratives, songs, call and response, deep breathing, gentle stretching, and laughter that you can use to enhance your storytelling presentations! Lyn will approach ways to teach and tickle the mind, touch, and strengthen the heart, and encourage a sense of personal well-being and community. Age recommendations—Young Adults—Adults http://www.FVFS.org ***NEW WEBSITE *** we continually update information and provide links to our programs. The Fox Valley Storytelling Guild marvels at this virtual realm which allows us to gather…

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