Back by popular demand! 8 virtual sessions. Every Friday 1:30pm-2:30pm, Oct 22- Dec 10, 2021
To register contact the Community Support Services office of the Guelph Wellington Senior’s Association: Ask for Audrey Bishop 519 837-5696 or email [email protected]
Sessions are conducted using zoom, so you can participate from the comfort of your home. No need to worry about the weather.
Using personal events and memories, participants will create and share a 3-4 minute story. This program includes both tips for writing stories and pointers for improved story sharing. It is both a writing and storytelling workshop with an emphasis on sharing personal anecdotes in a safe relaxing and supportive setting. Warning: may cause extreme bouts of enjoyment. Previous experience writing or public speaking not required.
The workshop is run by Jay Wilson, a storyteller, actor, puppeteer. You can read about Jay here
Testimonials from the Summer 2021 program:
“I thoroughly enjoyed it. Took me outside my comfort zone.”
“Enjoyed meeting new people and learning new skills, the tips we received regarding story telling – breathing, warming up, etc. Jay gave us confidence in our story writing as well as our presentation.”
“Very helpful and informative. Enjoyed socializing among participants.”