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SWFLN Coaching Young Storytellers

September 22, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Type: Face-to-Face
Date: 9/22/2016
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM

Description:
 This workshop will offer techniques for nurturing youthful voices in the art of storytelling. Coaching requires a positive approach that allows even young storytellers develop their own natural style. If you want to effectively nurture the inner storyteller of your young patrons, this workshop will give you the tools. You might just end up with a Storytelling Troupe at your school or library!
Academic Library staff
Academic Library staff will learn skills on coaching younger ages, and will be able to translate these skills for older ages.
Public Library staff
Public librarian staff interested in developing a program that nurtures self-confidence, public speaking and performance skills will find tools and techniques for coaching young people in the art of storytelling.

School Librarians and Media Specialists
School librarians and Media Specialists interested in developing a program that nurtures self-confidence, public speaking and performance skills will find tools and techniques for coaching young people in the art of storytelling.

Special Library staff
Special Library staff will be able to apply skills and techniques in this workshop to their libraries. This workshop will teach coaching techniques to help with library programming and outreach.

Location: SWFLN Office: 13120 Westlinks Terrace, Unit 3 Fort Myers, FL 33913 (239) 313-6338
Registration Ends: 9/19/2016 at 12:00 AM

Other Information:
 About the Presenter:
Kaye Byrnes has shared stories in a wide variety of venues with audiences of all ages. Her passion for the art of storytelling is infectious whether she is on stage or leading a workshop. Over two decades of touring she has developed an extensive repertoire of tales and delivered workshops on a wide variety of storytelling topics. She served for many years on the Florida Storytelling Association Board of Directors, earning the inaugural Distinguished Service Award in 2007. She currently serves as Director of the annual Florida Storytelling Festival and can be found at kayebyrnes.com

Contact: Aaron Blumberg
Contact Number: 2393136218
Presenter: Kaye Byrnes

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Details

Date:
September 22, 2016
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Organizer

SWFLN
Phone:
239-313-6218
Website:
www.swfln.org

Venue

SWFLN Office
13120 Westlinks Terrace Unit 3
Fort Myers, FL 33913 United States
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Phone:
239-313-6338