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We are all storytellers. We all live in a network of stories. There isn’t a stronger connection between people than storytelling.   - Jimmy Neil Smith

Upcoming events

    • 06/22/2024
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Center for Pioneer Life, 134 Joe Young Rd., Burnsville, NC

    Our Storytellers

    The Center for Pioneer Life is excited to welcome these storytellers to our historic farm:

    Connie Regan-Blake

    Nancy Reeder 

    Sherry Lovett

    Lee Lyons

    Chuck Fink

    Wallace Shealy

    Larry Pearlman

    Catherine Yael Serota

    Kanute Rarey 

     Plus there’s a workshop called, “Heritage Stories: Finding the Story in History,” on creating stories of historical persons, or even your own family members.

    Take a look at their website for information of the Center:      

    Or go directly to the URL:

    Blue Ridge Storytelling Summit | Center For Pioneer L (

    • 06/22/2024
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Center for Pioneer Life, 134 Joe Young Rd. Burnsville, NC 28714

    Blueridge Storytelling Summit
    June 22, 10am-4pm

    Adults: $10
    Students: $5
    3 and under: Free

    Featured Storytellers:  Connie Regan-Blake, Nancy Reeder, Sherry Lovett, Lee Lyons, Chuck Fink, Wallace Shealy, Larry Pearlman, Catherine Yael Serota and Kanute Rarey.

    • 11/01/2024
    • 7:00 PM
    • 11/02/2024
    • 10:00 PM
    • The Cary Theater

Past events

06/15/2024 Feisty Women -- Erin Johnston and Sarah Beth Nelson
06/07/2024 ROADHOUSE STORYTELLERS at Page-Walker Arts & History Center
05/24/2024 NCSG Spring Retreat 2024
05/20/2024 Storytelling at John C. Campbell Folk School
05/20/2024 Asheville Storytelling Circle
05/17/2024 Stories on the Square Hayesville
05/16/2024 David Novak -- The Animated Life
05/16/2024 STORYTELLING at Weaverville Community Center
05/09/2024 Tell It Like It Is - Story Swap - May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2024
04/27/2024 Lies & Pies
04/27/2024 Story Treasures Weekend Workshop with Connie Regan-Blake
04/26/2024 Black Mountain International Liars Contest
04/13/2024 Sounds of the Mountains Storytelling Festival
03/22/2024 What I've Learned So Far: Storytelling with Tim Lowry & Lee Lyons FREE
03/04/2024 Online Storytelling Course with Noa Baum
03/03/2024 Dances and Stories of Folk School - Fredrick Parks
02/29/2024 Black Roots, Stories, Dreams, and Glories
02/04/2024 Our Families, Our Lives, Our Stories - Elizabeth Ellis
01/26/2024 MOUNTAIN STRONG presents: Stories with Ashley McGhee Whittle & Sherry Lovett
01/21/2024 Appalachian Storytelling Connection Workshop - Lyn Ford
01/19/2024 OPEN MIC NIGHT in Hayesville
01/19/2024 OPEN MIC Night - Stories on the Square
01/19/2024 WINTER WORKSHOP with Sue O'Halloran
01/15/2024 APPALACHIAN STORYTELLING @ the Folk School - Storytelling Mondays
01/04/2024 Tell It Like It Is - Story Swap - Recurring event - Thursdays 1/4, 1/11, 1/18, 1/25
12/14/2023 Tell It Like It Is - Story Swap on ZOOM Thursdays - Mountain Area Storytellers
11/26/2023 Stories of Christmas with Donna Marie Todd
11/19/2023 TELLABRATION with the Asheville Storytelling Circle
11/11/2023 Twice Upon a Time: Milbre Burch & Antonio Rocha
11/05/2023 'Tis a Gift to be Simple: The Folk Art of Storytelling
11/03/2023 Old North State Storytelling Festival/ Nov. 3 & 4
10/31/2023 ECLIPSE: Stories of Light & Dark
10/21/2023 A Slice of Life: An Evening of Stories
10/21/2023 Who Speaks for Red Wolves?
10/21/2023 Stage Fright - Ghost Stories at the Peacock Performing Arts Center
10/08/2023 Brunswick County Intercultural Festival with Storyteller MARVA MOSS
09/24/2023 Michael Reno Harrell & Josh Goforth "The Characters We've Known"
09/18/2023 Appalachian Storytelling in September
09/17/2023 John C. Campbell Folk School welcomes ANDY OFFUTT IRWIN
09/15/2023 Stories On The Square - OPEN MIC NIGHT
09/09/2023 ROADHOUSE STORYTELLERS at Page-Walker Arts & History Center

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