One Community Many Voices: Story Jam

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monona Public Library
Forum Room

Event Details

 What's as touching as StoryCorps®, as riveting as the Moth®, and as mesmerizing as the true tales you recount to friends on a road trip, by a campfire or across the dinner table? It's Monona Public Library's first Storyjam, Join us for a spectacular evening of short and true stories, 5 minutes or less, that focus on the theme of Walking Your Path. Acclaimed storyteller and local musician Kevin Willmott II will be the MC for an evening and he will present a rich variety of community members and MG21 high school students recounting a moving and funny extravaganza of personal narratives. Listen to some of the new and old voices of the Monona Community for an evening of connection and sharing. This program is a kickoff for the One Community: Many Voices city-wide initiative, including John Debacher, Playtime Production's Renaye Leach, Willy Street Co-op cook Mike Tomaloff, Wisconsin Hall of Fame Broadcaster Lindsay Wood Davis & more!  And it gets better! A lovely spread of delicious refreshments from Madison Sourdough Bakery! Drop in. sponsored by Beyond the Page, Wisconsin Humanities Council, and Dane Arts. Check our website in the future for updates and details.  For adults and teens

Event Type(s): Adults