Sat, 04/05/2014 (All day) - Sat, 04/12/2014 (All day)
The Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS) hosts the 10th Annual Storytelling Festival - Art of the Story . The festival features five professional storytellers: Bil Lepp (South Charleston, WV), Alton Takiyama-Chung (Vancouver, WA), Olga Loya (San Jose, CA), Will Hornyak (Portland, OR) and Habiba Addo (Portland, OR & Ghana, West Africa).
The festival performances are designed for the enjoyment of adults and children ages 6 and up, unless otherwise noted. The week-long storytelling extravaganza features 14 storytelling performances at the WCCLS member libraries, the Glenn & Viola Walters Cultural Arts Center and the Washington County Museum in Hillsboro.
2014 Storytelling Festival Events
Saturday, April 5: Beaverton Library, 1 – 2:30 p.m.
Tales From The Monarchy: Alton Chung
Stories from the Kingdom of Hawaii.
The Myth of Skeleton Woman & Other Tales from the Edge: Will Hornyak
Saturday, April 5: Tualatin Library: 4 p.m.
So, That’s Why! Habiba Addo
Pourquoi tales from Africa explaining in fantastical ways how and why particular animals look and act a certain way.
Sunday, April 6: Washington County Museum: 1 – 4 p.m.
(at Hillsboro Civic Center, 2nd Floor above Starbucks: 120 E Main Street, Hillsboro 97123)