It’s happening again! Storytelling returns to historic Mariposa. The Story Slam! Competition will happen on Friday, March 8th, 2019, from 7:00-8:30 PM, at the United Methodist Church, 6th and Bullion Streets. There is no admission charge. The Story Slam! theme is “THAT ANIMAL!” Anyone is invited to tell a 5-minute personal story related to this year’s theme. Cash prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. For more information, visit the MARIPOSA STORYTELLING Facebook page or call (209) 377-8245.
On the following evening, Saturday, March 9th, master Native American Storyteller Dovie Thomason will be the headliner at the Featured Tellers’ Concert. Dovie is an internationally respected and admired tail spinner. The concert will also feature Sonora storyteller B.Z. Smith, her accompanist Peggy Reza, and Mariposa’s own delightful Angela Heiss. The Concert takes place in the Parish Hall of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 4985 Bullion Street, Mariposa, from 7:00-9:00 PM. The suggested donation is $10. Doors open at 6:30 PM. The Concert is recommended for those 12 and up.
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