Walk the Talk: Hands on Storytelling

The 21st annual New Jersey Storytelling Festival will take place on Sunday, Sept. 22, in Hamilton. The event will feature nationally-recognized master storyteller and author Eva Grayzel, offering the dynamic workshop “Walk the Talk: Hands on Storytelling.” Through interactive techniques, this workshop will teach strategies to engage listeners, enhance retention of information and enrich the learning process through the use of storytelling. Learn how to keep your students "edu-tained" by engaging their imaginations and minds.

Participants will:

  • Achieve multi-sensory learning through interactive storytelling techniques.
  • Discover how to introduce new subjects, social skills and life values through the use of storytelling.
  • Learn how storytelling can enhance curriculum retention.

The workshop fee includes admission to the Grounds For Sculpture and the entire afternoon Storytelling Festival at which workshop participants can observe and speak with 40 master storytellers.

Educators will be able to transfer the interactive techniques learned in the workshop to their own classroom situation.

Date: Sept. 22, 2013
Location: Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton
Cost: $50
Contact: Carol E. Titus
Phone: 973-960-1113
Email: carol.titus@yahoo.com
Website: www.njstorynet.org
Online registration: yes
Downloadable form: yes
Registration deadline: Sept. 22, 2013