North Carolina Storyteller Profile

 

Name:Adkins, Frankie
Company Name:
Address:PO Box 295
City:Honea Path
State:SC
Zip:29654
Telephone:(864) 992-0965
Tollfree:
Email:fadkins@charter.net

Bio:Frankie Adkins, a native West Virginian, is also a transplanted Tarheel, having grown up on the NC coast, and moved to South Carolina only after graduating from East Carolina University, where she began her storytelling career as a library science major. Frankie is a National board Certified Teacher, and teaches beginning storytelling to all ages. She enjoys telling Appalachian folklore, REAL ghost stories, Native American folklore, myths, and personal stories, from Girl Scout camping to worldwide travel. Frankie also teaches gourmet cooking classes, and tries to slip in a story somewhere between soup and dessert. She is also Mrs. Santa Claus, and does holiday cookie decorating with children and seniors, as well as holiday songs and stories.
Age Groups:Adult Audiences
Family Audiences
High School/Young Adult
Middle School
Preschool
Primary
Senior Adults
Upper Elementary
Story Types:Bible/ Spiritual/ Sacred
Family / Personal
Folk Tales / Fairy Tales/ Fables / Tall Tales
Ghost/ Scary
History
Holidays
Humor
Myths
Original
With Puppets / Props
With Song
Travel:Yes
Workshops for:Business / Corporate
Educators
Librarians
Organizations
Religious Groups
Storytellers
Students