The 30th Annual Jackson Storyfest will be held May 3-5, 2017.

May 3, Jackson 9:00 a.m., 9:45 a.m., 10:30 a.m.

30th annual Jackson Storyfest begins with stories for preschoolers with Mother Goose (aka Trudy Bulkley) Carnegie Library, 244 W. Michigan Ave, open to the public. Reserve a spot by calling 517.788.4087, Extension 1331.

May 4 & 5 Jackson

Storytelling sessions will be held at schools throughout Jackson County for students K-12 featuring approximately 30 local, regional and national professional storytellers.

May 4, Jackson 10:00 a.m.

30th annual Jackson Storyfest presents: Silver Tales for the Young at Heart (stories for seniors) featuring Jenifer Strauss: Ella Sharp Museum Community Room, 3225 Fourth Street, Jackson.

May 5, Jackson 7:30 p.m.

30th annual Jackson Storyfest Evening Concert featuring Christopher Agostino’s StoryFacesTM Tales of Transformation and Wonder with special guest, Corinne Stavish. Michigan Theatre, 124 N. Mechanic Street. Free and open to the public.

May 6, Jackson 10:00 a.m.–noon

30th annual Jackson Storyfest presents a workshop with Christopher Agostino. Carnegie Library, 244 W. Michigan Ave. Workshop is free to the public and will focus on the use of visual aids and props in storytelling.

To reserve a spot, contact: 517.788.4099, Extension 1303.

Jackson District Library is very grateful to all the community support we receive to present Jackson Storyfest. We would like to recognize the Jackson Intermediate School District for their
collaboration in scheduling the school performances and to all the community volunteers who donate their time and talent to this event. A special thank you to all the following individuals, businesses and organizations for their generous donations.

Jackson Storyfest is partially funded through a grant from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs.

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