YOUR THREE-FOLD LEGACY WORKSHOP

                       WITH STORYTELLERS

                 BOB KANEGIS & LIZ MANGUAL

                     SATURDAY, MAY 5, 2018

                                9:30-3:30

                        BACHECHI OPEN SPACE

       9521 RIO GRANDE BLVD., NW, ALBUQUERQUE (CORNER OF ALAMEDA)

                  PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: SLIDING SCALE $50-75

               CALL 505 306 4476 OR EMAIL: BOB@STORYCONNECTION.COM

 ​A ONCE IN A LIFETIME STORY!

YOUR LIFE & TIMES

Enjoy a playful and insightful day exploring memories, patterns and meaning in your stories.  Learn new ways tokeep your story alive, and to pass forward a bit of hard earned wisdom!

Learn more at: www.storyconnection.com

​See attachedFlier.

SAVE THE DATE!

NEW MEXICO & COLORADO STORY CAMP

FITZGERALD CENTER

JEMEZ SPRING, NM

SEPTEMBER 14-16, 2018

Details will be provided soon about this spectacular weekend of networking, storytelling and friendships with our Northern storytelling neighbors!  Look forward to a workshop by New Mexico's own, Joe Hayes, as well as by a yet to be identified Colorado teller.  PLUS, breakout focus groups on topics of interest to participants, and open mic storytelling every evening.  Save the date now!  Participation will be limited to 25 participants.  Watch this site for further details!

NOVEMBER EVENTS

​                                                     THE LIAR'S GAME IN ALBUQUERQUE                                                                 2ND MONDAY OF EACH MONTH!

                                                APRIL 9 at 7 PM  

                                          Theme:  On Being Jewish:

                                            The Search for Identity

                                              3 tellers - INCLUDING STNM MEMBER BOB KANEGIS! tHE AUdience guesses the liar!

                                                              $5 admission.          

 The Liar's Game provides a delightful evening of storytelling at 7 p.m. on the 2nd Monday of the Month  at the Empire Game Library (3503 Central in Albuquerque's Nob Hill.  This event is produced by STNM member, Barry Simon, in association with the Empire Board Game Library.  Usually three presenters each tell a ten minute story, followed by questions from the audience to determine which of the three tellers is not telling the truth - which is the "liar!"  At only $5.00 admission, this is a bargain for a fun evening out on the town.  Learn how you, too, can become a storyteller at this event by contacting Barry Simon, 505-254-7716 .

 A brief audition is required.  Come early as seating is limited and you don't want to miss the pre-event game planned at 6:45 p.m.!


STNM's own, Kimberly Gotches, Sarah Malone, George Williams, Rick Berg, Nash Jones, Alan Kinner, Kathy Sax, and Bob Kanegis are now official members of the Liars' Game Repertory Company of Storytellers which is the brainstorm of new STNM member  and producer, Barry Simon!  Contact Barry if you are interested in becoming a Liars' Game teller!

Check out the Liars' Game on FACEBOOK.


PLUS THE ALL NEW "DIRTY LIAR'S GAME"

MAY 26, 2018 8 P.M.

O'NEILL'S PUB - ALBUQUERQUE

                       Note:  The Dirty Liar's Game is an adult, age 21 and over event.                                                                      Adult content and alcohol served.


TELLABRATION!

A WORLDWIDE ANNUAL STORYTELLING EVENT

​​SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018

4-6 P.M.

LOCATION TO BE DETERMINED SOON!

WATCH THIS SITE FOR UPDATES ON

STORYTELLERS AND STORIES FOR THIS ANNUAL STNM CELEBRATION
 

APRIL 2018 EVENTS

                                  DIA DE LOS NINOS EVENTS IN APRIL 2018

Albuquerque Bernalillo County Library System once again offers free storytelling in the libraries for Dia de los Ninos events. Click here for a list of all the Dia de los Ninos events!  The following STNM storytellers are featured at this year's events!

Wednesday, April 25:  Vivian Harris tells stories at the South Valley Branch at 10:30 AM

Friday, April 27th:  Dianne Rossbach tells stories at the East Mountain Branch at 11:00 AM
Saturday, April 28:  Sarah Malone tells stories at the Lomas Tramway Branch 10:30 AM

Regina Ress                         Nash Jones                      Kimberly Gotches

​​​​​​​STORYTELLING EVENTS

​See separate page for dates & locations for Story Circles/Crafting.

HOUSE CONCERT FUND RAISER

MAY 20, 2018

2-4 p.m.

12760 San Rafael, Suite D

Albuquerque, NM 87122

Theme:  Music, Mirth and Muse!

Featured tellers:

Johanna & Scott Hongell-Darsee

Regina Ress

​and Bob Kanegis


STNM is planning a "house concert" style fund raiser May 20, 2018.  The purpose of this event is to provide support to our very own 2nd Vice President, Juba Addison, who serves as Western Regional Representative on the National Storytelling Network board.  She supports us, so let's support her!

Three storytellers plus a silent auction and refreshments.  Donations requested.  Donations for the Silent Auction or volunteers to help run the event are gratefully accepted.

Contact STNM.

SUMMER READING PROGRAMS - STATEWIDE EVENTS!


SATURDAY, JUNE 9, 2018 AT 12 P.M. - ALAMOGORDO PUBLIC LIBRARY

Medieval and Traditional Ballads with Scott & Johanna Hongell-Darsee

920 Oregon Ave., Alamogordo, NM 88310

Info.:  (575) 439-4101  Website:


THURSDAY, JULY 19, 2018 AT 10 A.M. - FARMINGTON LIBRARY

Medieval and Traditional Ballads with Scott & Johanna Hongell-Darsee

1825 19th Street, Farmington, NM

​Information: www.infoway.org

           TORTUGA STORYTELLING SERIES
                    THEME: RE-BIRTH
SPONSORED BY STORYTELLERS OF NEW MEXICO
  IN COLLABORATION WITH TORTUGA GALLERY

                    FRIDAY - JUNE 22, 2018

                                7-9 PM

                     FEATURED TELLERS:
 REGINA RESS, KIMBERLY GOTCHES, AND NASH JONES
                  with Emcee Regina Ress
​​


As Tortuga hosts an exhibit on the theme of Rebirth,  STNM storytellers provide a captivating evening of storytelling on this theme.  Hear Regina Ress, Nash Jones and Kimberly Gotches, with emcee Regina Ress.    Suitable for ages 13 and up.  A $10 donation requested to compensate storytellers​ .                                                        

ALBUQUERQUE FOLK FESTIVAL - BENEFIT CONCERT - APRIL 27, 2018

MEDIEVAL & TRADITIONAL BALLADS 

BY

SCOTT & JOHANNA HONGELL-DARSEE

HOUSE CONCERT

7 P.M.

​$15.00 RECOMMENDED DONATION


Scott and Johanna Hongell-Darsee present a Medieval and Traditional Ballad Evening, sponsored by the Albuquerque Folk Festival, a 501 c (3) non-profit organization. Performance begins at 7 pm with stories and music. More information about this dynamic duo is at  http://www.hongelldarsee.com/press. Information on the  Albuquerque Folk Festival, is available at  http://www.abqfolkfest.org

Contact Dianne Rossbach at rossbachd@msn.com for directions, reservations, and additional information. In traditional house-concert style, you are welcome to share snacks or beverages. The suggested donation for this evening is $15.
















                         TORTUGA STORYTELLING SERIES

          THEME:  THE GOOD LIFE: THE GREAT OUTDOORS

           SPONSORED BY STORYTELLERS OF NEW MEXICO

             IN COLLABORATION WITH TORTUGA GALLERY

                             FRIDAY - AUGUST 10, 2018

                                           7-9 PM

                                 FEATURED TELLERS:

                   JOE HAYES, KATHY SAX & STEVEN PLA

                             with Emcee Elaine Muray

As Tortuga hosts an exhibit on the theme of the Great Outdoors,  STNM storytellers provide a captivating evening of storytelling on this theme.  Hear New Mexico Centennial Storyteller, Joe Hayes, together with Steven Pla and newcomer, Kathy Sax, with emcee Elaine Muray.   Suitable for ages 13 and up. 
​                                                                                  TORTUGA GALLERY 

901 Edith, SE

Albuquerque

$10 donation requested to compensate storytellers​ & the gallery

ALBUQUERQUE FOLK FESTIVAL  - JUNE 2, 2018
The Albuquerque Folk Festival celebrates its twentieth year on June 2, 2018 at the Balloon Museum Park.   Storytelling sessions are held continuously during the day once the gate opens through 5:30 p.m.  Storytellers from Storytellers of New Mexico, Regina Ress and George Williams, will be among the presenters, each giving 45-50 minute programs.  Additionally, STNM's Johanna & Scott Hongell Darsee will present on the Jemez Stage during the day.  


The museum, park, and its soft, green, grass create a comfortable venue with multiple stages, workshops, and other festivities for attendees. The Storytelling Workshop tent will be in the cool grass, on the eastern side of the park equipped with electricity, microphone, and amp.  

For more information, visit the Albuquerque Folk Festival
Website.  

AUGUST EVENTS

MAY 2018 EVENTS

SEPTEMBER EVENTS

JOHANNA AND SCOTT HONGELL-DARSEE 

ELENA GALLEGOS CONCERT SERIES

​7100 Tramway Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87111

Double Shelter Amphitheater

End of Simms Park Rd., east of Tramway Blvd.

MAY 26, 2018

7-8 pm

​​Join Johanna and Scott Hongell-Darsee for their annual concert as part of the City of Albuquerque Elena Gallegos Sunset Series.  Free Admission but $2 parking fee.  You may want to dress in layers and bring bug spray (just in case!)

Check out Johanna & Scott Website for their full performance schedule in New Mexico and beyond!

OCTOBER EVENTS

                          DUKE CITY STORY SLAM

                            THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018

                         ​FOURTH THURSDAY OF THE MONTH

                        THE RED DOOR BREWING COMPANY

                       ALBUQUERQUE

                    ​7-9 PM

                 THEME:  "SECOND CHANCES"


                                                               STNM is pleased to host a brand new Duke City Story Slam on the fourth                                                               Thursday of each month at the Red Door Brewery located in downtown                                                                     Albuquerque, 400 Gold Avenue.  Join us for our second DCSS event!  


Three featured tellers share a 10 minute personal story and 2-3 audience members share an impromptu 5 minute story.  All tellers participate in friendly competition with one other

 based on scoring from a friendly panel of judges.  Winners from each category take home a prize.  There is no cover for this event,(donations are gratefully accepted) so come  over and get involved in this new STNM offering.


Special thanks to incoming STNM Board Member, Nash Jones, for the impetus behind this project!
OPEN MIC and lots of fun.  JOIN US  APRIL 26th & SAVE THE DATES!

FOURTH THURSDAY OF THE MONTH!
April 26; May 24; June 28th; July 26th; August 23rd.​


Interested in participating?

NEEDED:  Featured tellers, judges, time keepers, photographers, door greeter!

Contact Nash Jones for more information or to apply.


More information on our Storytelling News page.

JUNE 2018 EVENTS

OCTOBER STORYTELLING FESTIVALS

WEEKEND OF OCTOBER 12-14, 2018

IN BOTH

TAOS (C/O SOMOS)

AND

FARMINGTON (C/O FARMINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY

Watch this site for updated information on both festivals as it becomes available. Mark your calendars, and choose which of these two fantastic storytelling and listening opportunities most strikes your fancy!