(Green font shows continuing education contact hours approved by KDLA for public librarians. Up to 9 total hours available.)
(About Open Mics -all are welcome to tell a story -maximum length 7 minutes, so if your story is longer, tell an excerpt and folks can ask you about the rest later!)
Friday evening, November 4
5:00 - 7:00 Registration
7:15 - 8:45 Evening Concert Featuring Kentucky Youth Storytelling
Torchbearer, Sky Byrd, plus open mic (1.5)
Saturday, November 5
8:00 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 Greetings and Announcements
9:15 - 10:20 Folktales, Fairytales, and Social Justice -a Workshop led
by our Conference Featured Teller, Sheila Arnold. (1)
10:20 - 10:30 Break
10:30 - 11:40 Workshop Session One (1.25)
Workshop 1 - Stretch It! Developing Tall Tales and Outright Lies: Taking an idea & stretching it to the limit! Presenter: Judy Baker.
Workshop 2 - A Bicycle Built for Two: Balancing Tandem Telling.
Presenters: Jennifer Pahl Otto and Eileen DeLorenzo.
Workshop 3 - Turn Your Memories into Treasured Tales. Presenter: Judy Sima.
11:40 - 11:45 Break
11:45 - 12:55 Workshop Session 2 (1.25)
Workshop 1 - FEE FI FO FUM: Compelling Characters and
Dialogue. Presenter: Steve Daut.
Workshop 2 - Detailing your Story: Using easy techniques to enhance or simplify your stories. Presenter: Pam Cropper-Vice.
Workshop 3 - Capturing the "Story" Behind the Facts. Presenter: Judy Sima.
12:55 - 2:15 Lunch on your own
2:15 - KSA Annual Membership Meeting
3:15 - 3:30 Open Mic
3:30 - 4:15 About Folklore -a presentation by Western Kentucky
University folklore faculty. (.75)
4:15 - 4:45 About the KSA Youth Storytelling Program -a
presentation by the KSA Youth Storytelling Committee. (.50)
4:45 - 6:00 Open Mic (1.25)
6:00 - Supper on your own
8:00 - 9:30 Evening Concert Featuring Sheila Arnold & open mic (1.5)
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