Working for a Living: Real Stories by Regular Folks White collar crime. Getting fired. Con jobs. Work romance. Putting out fires. Side hustles. Being bossy. Saving lives. In this spring Hearth gathering we will present six local residents who will share a true story, told first person, in ten minutes, [...]
The Hearth Holiday Wine Reception is a special ticketed event that precedes the December 20th Hearth Holiday Gathering. A $50 VIP ticket includes local wines, savory appetizers, delicious desserts, a special story by Mark Yaconelli, and RESERVED SEATING for that evening's Song and Story Gathering. The reception takes place from 5:30 [...]
For this special end of year holiday gathering, The Hearth has invited a collection of local musicians to weave together music with their own personal stories. Tellers include Ava DeRosier, Duane Whitcomb, Sophie Javna, Wilson Vediner, and Kimberly Starkey. Mark Yaconelli will host. Lots of holiday refreshments and treats. This [...]
The Hearth in partnership with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival presents "Separate/Together." This evening of personal storytelling will present four local residents who will share stories of race, immigration, gender inequality and other experiences of being separated or connected with others. Tellers include Jocksana Corona, Jesse Parks, and others. The [...]
Join a diverse group of people for a day of exploring, shaping, and sharing life stories. Set within the rustic buildings of the Oregon Extension on the Greensprings (22 miles outside of Ashland), the retreat will offer participants a chance to explore life experiences in a restful and contemplative setting.