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New Hampshire Storytelling Guilds

Can't get enough of our great New Hampshire storytellers? Well, each month the many storytelling guilds around the state offer storytellers and listeners a chance to come together and share in the amazing experience of story.

See below for regular storytelling guild events. Or check out the NHSA events calendar.

Souhegan Storytelling Guild
1st Tuesday of each month
6:50pm – 8:30pm
Amherst Town Library, 14 Main St., Amherst, NH (check at desk, rooms change)
Come practice telling your story to a friendly, supportive group of listeners. Or just come and listen to some interesting stories.
Contact: Richard Hart at (603) 673-5128 or richhart49@gmail.com


Seacoast Storytelling Guild
1st Wednesday of each month

6:30pm – 8:30pm
Portsmouth Public Library, 175 Parrott Ave., Portsmouth, NH (check at desk, rooms change)
Contact: Debra Ballou at (603) 749-9634 or seacoaststorytellersnh@gmail.com


Central NH Storytelling Guild
2nd Tuesday of each month

7:00pm
Horseshoe Pond Place Senior Center, 26 Commercial St, Concord, NH (enter at back)
A place for tellers to share their stories, a chance for listeners to enjoy them! All are welcome
Contact: Lauretta Phillips at 603-735-5965 or lphillipstale@comcast.net


Southern NH Storytelling Guild
3rd Tuesday of each month

7:00pm – 8:50pm
Nashua Public Library, Library Media Center, 2 Court St., Nashua, NH
Come practice telling your story to a friendly, supportive group of listeners. Or just come and listen to some interesting stories.
Contact: John Sanders at (603) 883-1505 or JohnTheBuddhist@gmail.com


Monadnock Storytelling Circle
3rd Wednesday of each month

7:00pm – 9:00pm
Peterborough Town Library, 2 Concord Street, Peterborough, NH 03458
Come practice telling your story to a friendly, supportive group of listeners. Or just come and listen to some interesting stories.
Contact: Chris Ekblom at ChrisEkblom@gmail.com


Mountain Storytellers Guild
4th Monday of each month

6:30pm
Conway Public Library, 15 Greenwood Ave, Conway, NH 03818
A place for tellers to share their stories, a chance for listeners to enjoy them! All are welcome
Contact: Matthew Krug at (603) 447-4340 or krugmg@gmail.com


Tea & Tales
Last Tuesday of each month

Everyone welcome. Refreshments provided. Donations accepted.
Doors open 7 pm - Stories begin 7:30 pm with open mic - Featured teller begins at 8:10 pm
Franklin Public Library, 310 Central St., Franklin, NH
Produced by: Lauretta Phillips at 603-735-5965 or lphillipstale@comcast.net  
Contact: Ruth Niven via ruthniven@hotmail.com to get on the Tea & Tales email list

2017 Tea & Tales Schedule
JANUARY 31, 2017 – Lauretta Phillips
FEBRUARY 28, 2017 – Papa Joe Gaudet
MARCH 28, 2017 –  Sue McPhee
APRIL 25, 2017 -  Ruth Niven
MAY 30, 2017   - John Sanders
JUNE 27, 2017 – Claire Chandler
JULY 25, 2017 – Open for Angela or Libby.  
AUGUST 29, 2017 – Cora Ciampi
SEPTEMBER 26, 2017 – Ela Ramsey
OCTOBER 31, 2017 – FABULOUS FOUR – George, Peter, Ruth & Lauretta – Ghosts, Goblins, Black Cats and Brew
NOVEMBER 28, 2017 – Peter Brodeur
DECEMBER – DO NOT MEET


Other Weekly or Monthly NH Storytelling