Upcoming and Ongoing Events

Upcoming Events!

August 29, 2017: Peggy Yocom– Storytelling Workshop: “How to Recall and Tell Our Family Stories,” 6:00 – 7:30 pm

September 9, 2017: Storytelling Swap: “Sharing Our Stories: A Community Celebration,” 10:00– 11:30 am.


October 10, 2017: “A Community Celebration of Stories.” The Landing, Olsen Student Center, 111 South Street, University of Maine at Farmington; 7:00 – 9:00 pm.


Follow this link to read an article about the upcoming workshops hosted by Western Maine Storytelling http://www.dailybulldog.com/db/arts/storytelling-workshop-is-may-18/

To print a poster for the above events open this linked pdf 

Storytelling Livermore Falls Community Stories Poster


For more information:call (207)-645-2982, or email: westernmainestorytelling@gmail.com

Sponsored by Western Maine Storytelling through grants from the Maine Humanities Council and United Way.






3rd Thursday of every month
Farmington, Maine
W.O.O.D.S. (Western Order of Dedicated Storytellers)
meets upstairs in the Farmington Public Library, 117 Academy Street, Farmington.  The guild is free and open to the public. Tellers and listeners are always welcome.  For more information call Debby at (207) 578-1791, or send an email to westernmainestorytelling@gmail.com.

1st Friday of most months
Trenton, Maine
L.O.O.N.S. (Lovers Of Old & New Stories) nests in the central coast area, near Mount Desert Island, at the SPCA of Hancock County, 141 Bar Harbor Road, Trenton, ME, (207) 667-8088.  New members and visitors welcome.  For more information, call Hope at (207) 244-0265, or Jude at (207) 667-3101.

2nd Wednesday of every month
6:30 or 7:00-8:45pm
Portland, Maine
mooselogoM.O.O.S.E.  (Maine Organization of Storytelling Enthusiasts) meets at the Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, in the Rines Auditorium.  Come at 6:30 to sign up for your ten minutes of storytelling/spoken word and to meet other MOOSE.  Open mic begins at 7:00; featured teller follows.  More information at moosetellers.ning.com.
Formed in 2001, MOOSE has created a community in which storytellers and listeners can gather to support one another and to encourage the growth of the storytelling art throughout Maine.