Hudson Valley Storytelling Alliance
Stories all year long, up and down the river

Storytelling Series Not Just For Kids Story Sundays Storytelling Vespers Word Plays

20th Annual Not Just for Kids Storytelling
Montgomery County (west of Schenectady County)
Sunday evenings, end of July to September
Audience: Families
Information: Janice Fontanella (518) 829-7516

Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site

Sundays at 6:00 pm at the Visitor Center

129 Schoharie Street, Fort Hunter

Six evenings of summer stories for audiences of all ages

Painting of the Erie Canal

  2012 Programs

July 29

Claire Nolan
Tall Tales and True in the Mohawk Valley

August 5

Willy Claflin
Flying Moose and Alien Lobsters: Tales from a Parallel Universe

August 12

Concubines, Pickpockets & Ghosts: The Hidden Face of Japan

August 19

Bil Lepp
Warning Lights: Bright Ideas Gone Bad

August 26

The Storycrafters
Twice Upon a Time: Retakes and Twists on Classic Folklore and Balladry

September 9

Andy Davis
Politicians on Brooms: Other Visions from the Quest for Truth and Beauty

Bring lawn chairs. Rain or shine. Refreshments provided by Friends of Schoharie Crossing.

No cost, although donations are encouraged.

The Visitor Center exhibit traces the history of the Erie Canal and its impact on the growth of New York State and the nation.

Directions to the Visitor Center: Take exit 27, N.Y.S. Thruway, Amsterdam. Go west on route 5S about 4.5 miles. Turn right on Main Street, toward Fort Hunter, then turn left onto Railroad Street. Follow Railroad Street around to the right, when it becomes Schoharie Street. The Visitor Center, 129 Schoharie Street, is on the right.

NYSCA logo Sponsored by the Friends of Schoharie Crossing, Stewart’s Shops, Fort Hunter Free Library, the Garden Bug, Tribes Hill Deli and Dolci Sweet Shop.

Saratoga Arts logo This program is funded in part by the Fulton-Montgomery Arts Grants (F-MAG) part of the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts, administrated by Saratoga Arts.

For more information, contact Janice Fontanella, Manager, at (518) 829-7516

Not Just for Kids Storytelling is a charter member of the Hudson Valley Storytelling Alliance.

Click here to read about the 2011 programs, the 2010 programs, the 2009 programs and the 2008 programs.

This web site is sponsored by the Friends of Schoharie Crossing.