The Art and Craft of Personal Storytelling Workshop

January 13, 2018 10-3:30 (with a break for lunch) 
Storying Arizona–Celebrating Every Voice

Shrine of Santa Rita in the Desert – Fellowship Hall
13260 E. Colossal Cave Road, Vail, AZ

Penelope and J.J. Lamb, co-founder of the Vail Preservation Society are collaborating on two FREE workshops for Storying Arizona–Celebrating Every Voice.

In section one,“The Art and Craft of Personal Storytelling,” participants will discover the secrets of selecting, perfecting and performing personal stories in this  2 ½ hour interactive workshop. They will learn the important elements of organizing a story, practice presenting a story in a safe and supportive atmosphere, and gain confidence in their innate abilities.

After lunch, J.J. Lamb and Gerald Lamb will present “Discovering Local Stories Through Oral History”, discussing how to preserve,document and share stories of your family, friends or organization. This workshop is sponsored by a generous grant from Arizona Humanities. For more information see flyer below or contact

To register email vailpreservationsociety @ Bring a brown bag lunch or pre-order Baggin’s lunch for $10. (details in poster below) Water and beverages will be available.

This Storying Arizona Storytelling Workshop is presented through the generosity of Arizona Humanities.

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