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StoryburghLive! Presents: “Inspirations and Appreciations” Storytelling Event
December 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm$1
Please join us to appreciate people and organizations that have helped Storyburgh since our inception in 2016 and to be inspired by the passions and works in our communities.
Pamela Monk and Teresa Stayton of Penn State University in collaboration with Storyburgh will present a Moth-style storytelling featuring the following scheduled storytellers (in alphabetical order):
- Adrienne Walnoha, former CEO of CHS Corporation (Community Human Services)
- Anthony Stewart, CEO of Deco Resources, environmental subject matter expert
- David Shifren, Police officer, the story subject in “Making the Right Moves”
- Sean Collier, editor/writer/comic/podcaster
- Scott Wolovich, New Sun Rising Executive Director (Community Development, Social Enterprise Incubator)
- Torrey Shineman, regional Moth winner & assistant professorMusic by Matthew Petronko
Also, we will feature slideshows of published Storyburgh storiessuch as:
- Rachel’s Journey by Dana Getz
- Ultimate Diversity by Neil Strebig
- The Roboburgh Dilemma by Richard Xu
- Life Continues by Michaelina McGee
- Sister Janice by Jennifer Szweda Jordan
- Loving a “24-hour” Child by Amy Whipple
- Equity Cafe series by Alyse Horn-Pyatt and Brian Conway
- Hilltop Mens’ Group by Martha Rial and Alyse Horn-Pyatt
- and many more
and printed-posters of the following stories:
- Drag is for Everybody by Gabrielle Keane
- Once Bullied Now a Surgeon by Kimberly Rowen
- Dancing Alone by Megan St-Esprit McKivigan & Morgan Triska
- Making the Right Moves by Rebecca Peters & Madeline Quasebarth
- Lead Laden Soil by Alyse Horn-Pyatt
- Train Like a Champion by Pamela Monk
Limited light refreshment will be served; cash bar is available.
Huge thanks to Ace Hotel for providing space and logistic support to make this event possible.
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