Wandering Workshops and Heart Lifting Folklore

WANDERING WORKSHOPS - SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19TH, 2011 Bios for the workshop leaders 10:00 a.m. - LORNE BROWN is a singer of old songs and a teller of old tales.  He will be presenting "Every  Song Tells a Story: Ballads to teach to children."  For those who...

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Happy 2011

My December blog may have been less than cheery.  If you recall, we were anticipating sitting on the floor Christmas morning in our maybe partially finished lower level.   Good news!  The floors are in, the painting done and the sofa set fits...

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WANDERING WORKSHOPS

Presented by STORYWYSE ORAL TRADITION STORYTELLING Saturday, February 19th, 2011 from 9:30 to 4:30 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church (3455 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON; just west of Walker's Line) Hosted by:  Hildy Stollery and Brenda Byers 4 workshops are...

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Christmas? So soon?

Christmas time is here again and I'm not ready again. Each year there is a new reason.  2010 has wrought many changes, the most of which is the renovation of our basement to a modest yet comfortable living space.  Houses built in the early 50's were not...

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World Storytelling Day is March 20th!

From the website:   World Storytelling Day is a global celebration of the art of oral storytelling. It is celebrated every year on the spring equinox in the northern hemisphere, the first day of autumn equinox in the southern. On World Storytelling Day, as many people...

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Merry Christmas 2009

We wish you a Merry Christmas!   ‘Tis the season to be jolly.  Unless you're grumpy.   Mall walking can do that to a person.   My 15 year old son doesn't have the holiday spirit this year.  He's not keen on a tree, doesn't want any presents and doesn’t see what all...

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