Welcome to Storytellers of San Diego

An affiliate of the National Storytelling Network. Link to NSN

Just Added: Storytelling Class with Marilyn McPhie, November 3rd and 10th, @ Writer's Ink, Liberty Station, San Diego

7:00-9pm both days, $60 members, $72 nonmembers. Complete information and registration link      Link to Marilyn's website

Save the dates:  Tellebration, November 13 and 14th

Annual evening of storytelling, Tellebration will be held in two locations: Friday, Nov.13, Chalice UU Congregation, Encinitas AND Saturday, Nov. 14, Summitt UU, Santee. 7pm, Tickets $15 at the door.

5th Annual San Diego Storytelling Festival was a huge success

Thank you to Sheila Crosby, Director Encinitas Library, Friends of the Encinitas Library, all our sponsors, the participating tellers and the super audience. See you next year!       Link to 2015 Storyteller bios

The Food Truck for 2015 was a big hit: DK Local Kitchen

Fresh, market-driven menu with affordable soups, salads and sandwiches
Link to DKLocalKitchen website and menu

Thank you to this year's donors: Please patronize and mention the Festival

Link to websites for all donors

The Storytellers of San Diego is a non-profit corporation of storytellers and storytelling enthusiasts dedicated to promoting storytelling as an art form in the San Diego area

NEW MISSION STATEMENT: (adopted by Board of Directors, 9/15/2015)

To promote the art of oral storytelling, support and inspire storytellers, and serve as a resource for storytelling enthusiasts in the San Diego area.

Membership is open to all storytellers and storytelling enthusiasts, who support the goals of the organization. Link to goals           Link to Membership Application

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SSD WIKI no longer exists. Organizational information is available on the Organize page link 

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  • To increase awareness of and appreciation for storytelling as an art form in a variety of settings: entertainment venues, educational institutions, health care facilities, community organizations, non-profit organizations and for profit businesses.
  • To provide opportunities for participation in storytelling for all children and adults, from beginners to professionals, through classes, workshops, story swaps, concerts and storytelling festivals.
  • To encourage the use of storytelling to bring together diverse populations in the community and promote cross-cultural understanding.
  • To serve as a source of information on the art of storytelling and storytelling events in the San Diego area.

The Storytellers of San Diego has brought the art of storytelling to children and adults in San Diego County for over 30 years. We welcome all newcomers. Contact Marilyn McPhie for more information on the organization.