Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Register for Legacy Storytelling Workshop Saturday 9/30




A favorite quote about storytelling comes from the iconic author, Maya Angelou: "There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside of you."

The Legacy Storytelling workshop is an excellent opportunity for families to learn the art of storytelling, and to leave a lasting impact on future generations of their ancestors."The workshop provides a platform for participants to explore their personal narratives, enabling them to express themselves and share their unique experiences with members of their families." shared Festival coordinator Joey Novick.

Novick, a storyteller and teacher himself, will be conducting the workshop. You and your family can register by clicking here. Space is limited, so register early.

Through this process, individuals can gain a deeper understanding of their own lives and the lessons they have learned along the way. 

The workshop is taking place as part of the New Jersey Storytelling Festival

WHEN Saturday, September 30thfrom 9am to 11:30am
WHERE: Flemington Arts & Cultural District, Stangl Road, at Within Spirit.

The workshop is sponsored by the Hunterdon County Chamber of Commerce, "We thank the Hunterdon Chamber of Commerce for their commitment to the business community and the legacy of families in the county, and for their support of this workshop," added Novick.

The Legacy Storytelling workshop fosters a sense of community and connection among participants. It encourages individuals to listen and empathize with each other's stories, promoting a supportive and inclusive environment. By engaging in this shared experience, participants can forge meaningful relationships and develop a greater appreciation for diversity and the power of storytelling.

The Legacy Storytelling workshop offers participants the opportunity to leave a lasting legacy for future generations. By documenting and sharing their stories, individuals can ensure that their experiences and wisdom are preserved and passed down to future family members or communities. This act of storytelling becomes a powerful means of connecting generations and ensuring that valuable lessons and histories are not forgotten.

"The Legacy Storytelling workshop provides individuals with a transformative experience. It empowers participants to express themselves, fosters community and connection, develops important communication skills, and enables the creation of a lasting legacy. This workshop is a valuable investment for anyone seeking personal growth, connection, or a way to leave a meaningful impact on the world," Novick shared. 

Your family can register by clicking here.