Featured Program



TALES TO SUIT FALL and WINTER HOLIDAYS!
Recommended Ages:
PreK - Teen, Family

Description: Tales of Happy Holidays from Around the World, from Boo! to Thank You to December Fun...



Stories With Claire: Story Groups


AROUND THE WORLD
Recommended Ages:
Elementary - Teen
Theme: Multicultural stories
Description: Cultural tales from as far as the other side of the world to just down the road: educational entertainment at its best!
Length: 30 - 45 minutes

TALES OF THE BARDS
Recommended Ages:
Elementary - Adult
Theme: Stories of the Middle Ages and Renaissance
Description: World history and geography combine in these tales from the medieval feast hall. Stories come from Greek, Roman, Norse, and English mythologies.
Length: 30 - 45 minutes

BIRTHDAY PARTY SPECIAL: THE CAT IN THE HAT'S COUSIN
Recommended Ages:
PreK - Early Elementary, Family
Theme: Cat and animal stories
Description: Kids of all ages will love having this costumed character bring stories of his furry feline friends. The Cat brings to life Dr. Seuss and trickster tales worthy of a Cat in a Hat! This program includes party favors for small party groups.
Length: 20 - 30 minutes

BIRTHDAY PARTY SPECIAL: PIRATE!
Recommended Ages:
Elementary, Family
Theme: Pirate stories and tales of the coast and seashore.
Description: This costumed Pirate Captain brings tales of the seven seas and plenty of swashbuckle to any party, savvy? This program includes party favors for small party groups.
Length: 30 - 45 minutes

HOLIDAY TALES
Recommended Ages:
PreK - Teen, Family
Theme: Stories for special days of the year
Description: Moving stories for programs and parties include: Holiday Hope and Joy, Tales for Saint Patrick, Tales of America, and Halloween Night.
Length: 20 - 45 minutes

MY STORY TO TELL: NEW PROGRAMS!
Recommended Ages:
PreK - Adult, Family
Theme: Character-based costumed storytelling
Description: These tales, often in the voice of a character within the story, have the power to bring to life the cultures and people who first told the stories. Costumes bring additional interest to these multicultural tales.
Program Titles: Abigail Adams, The Pirate Captain, The Pilgrim Lady Presents, and The Shepherd's Wife Tells the Christmas Story (NEW!)
Length: 20-60 minutes

IMPOSSIBLE PEOPLE: A ONE-WOMAN SHOW
Recommended Ages:
Teen - Adult
Theme: Personal narrative and folk tales from my family
Description: These humorous, moving, and sometimes scary stories recall the lives of my father and family. With laughter and tears, this program honors "the old folks at home."
Length: 1 - 1 1/2 hours

INTERACTIVE INVENT-A-TALE
Recommended Ages:
Elementary - Teen
Theme: Storytelling Workshop
Description: This classroom or library workshop features hands-on storytelling activities; by the end, participants have created and helped tell a story themselves.
Length: 45 minutes - 1 1/2 hours

TALES OF FAITH
Recommended Ages:
PreK - Adult
Theme: Spiritual stories
Description: Judeo-Christian and other world traditions bring funny and moving stories of spiritual experience.
Length: 15 - 30 minutes

RAHAB OF JERICHO AND OTHER FAITHFUL WOMEN
Recommended Ages:
Adult
Theme: Tales of Biblical and spiritual women
Description: Designed for women's Bible studies and groups, these stories bring strong and fascinating women from religious traditions to life.
Length: 30 - 45 minutes

STORIES FROM THE STARRY NIGHT
Recommended Ages:
PreK - Elementary
Theme: Folktales and myths
Description: Classic tales of constellations and creation stories from many cultures bring interest in the night sky to any classroom or library.
Length: 30 - 45 minutes

TALES OF THE FAIR FOLK
Recommended Ages:
Elementary - Teen
Theme: Multicultural folk and fairy tales
Description: Delightful or dangerous, elves are never dull. Young people of all ages will enjoy these imagination-boosting stories.
Length: 30 - 45 minutes