Storytelling Festival 2017

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News Release Date: July 20, 2017

Friday, August 25- 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday, August 26- 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

To celebrate the National Park Service's birthday all weekend long, we invite visitors to come hear the stories these special places and spaces hold with various storytellers. Our units protect not only scenic beauty in places like the Grand Canyon and Yosemite but powerful stories, like George Washington Carver's and more.  The event is free of charge.

Friday, August 25, 2017
6 p.m. Mike Pahsetopah, Native American Storyteller and Dancer
7 p.m. Gib Young, Theodore Roosevelt

Saturday, August 26, 2017
11 a.m.  Kathryn Harris, Harriet Tubman
12 p.m.  Gib Young, Theodore Roosevelt
1 p.m.  Bobby Norfolk, Scott Joplin, The Ragtime King
2 p.m.  Dianne Moran, Mary Chesnut's Diary, A Legacy of the American Civil War


Last updated: July 26, 2017

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