Tejas Storytelling Conference 2018 REVIEW
Tejas Storytelling Conference
It’s a Family Reunion: Tales of Kin & Kindred
June 29 to July 1, 2018
First Methodist Church, Fort Worth, Texas
Could not make the conference in 2018?
Here is our full conference program for our tellers, schedule, workshop presenters, concert performers, facilitators, masters of ceremonies, sponsors, and advertisers. Download 2018 Conference Program Book
What a weekend!
We want to thank our Tarrant Area Guild of Storytellers (TAGS) who ran a wonderful conference in 2018: Jaye McLaughlin (Conference Director and President of TAGS), Fred Peters, Roy McGee, Sandra McGee, Deb Ann Allison, Gary Whitaker, Sharon Manning, Jacqui Rash, Stan Schrop, Claire Abraham, Decee Cornish and Fred Cizek all worked so hard to make this weekend a success.
We appreciate David Claunch, our new board member, and Roy McGee for running the Silent Auction; Sharon Manning and Jaye McLaughlin for running the Story Store; Karen Watson, who worked at registration; Karla Sallade and Janet Latham who worked with pre-registration; Rebba Raine Teller, Board Vice President, for running the TSA meeting; Daniel Jones and Joy Barnes for volunteering during conference; and Kim Lehman, Peggy Helmick-Richardson, Shayne Larango, Gary Whitaker and TAGS Guild who worked with marketing and social media.
And, thank you to First Methodist Church of Fort Worth, Historic 512, and Tom McDermott for providing such a beautiful location for our conference.
Many thanks to our audience, our featured storytellers: Pippa White and Donald Davis, our workshop presenters, our fringe performers, our facilitators, our concert performers, our masters of ceremonies, Richard Nash: Board President, the Tejas Storytelling Association Board, the press, Mexican Inn, Stay Express Hotel, Jason’s Deli, Cotton Patch Café, Blue Mesa, The Lunch Box, Impress Graphics, and other local businesses in Fort Worth and Denton and everyone who supported the conference. We appreciate how far and wide that people came to join our storytelling family this weekend!
Beverly Benbow, Administration Director, Tejas Storytelling Association