“The boy from the dragon palace: a folktale from Japan” retold by Margaret Read MacDonald and illustrated by Sachiko Yoshikawa “One day, a poor flower sellers drops his leftover flowers into the sea as a gift for the Dragon King. What does he get in return? A little snot-nosed boy–with the power to grant wishes!
Come to the “tellebration” with us! Monthly Saturday morning meetings from October to June where kids can enjoy selected stories in English, this time with Carrie and Trisha as storytellers. Recommended for children between the ages of 4 – 8. Forty children per session and two adults per child maximum. 45 minutes approx. The activity
“The story-teller’s start-up book” by Margaret Read MacDonald “For those who want to begin storytelling but don’t know where to start, The Storyteller’s Start-Up Book offers everything one could ask for. Margaret Read MacDonald, a folklorist and children’s librarian who is also a touring storyteller, offers basic start-up information on finding stories, looking at them
Third storytelling workshop with Margaret Read MacDonald and Gerald Fierst on Monday, April 12th 2010, from 19 to 21 p.m. at the International Institute. Come listen to these experienced storytellers share their art and discuss their techniques, followed by the opportunity for small group practice sessions. This workshop should be of special interest to both