The Hearth offers a week-long intensive Certificate in Community Storytelling for those interested in learning and applying the transformational power of stories. The program will be held April 19-24, 2020 in Ashland, Oregon.
Come join us for The Hearth's 10th Anniversary Celebration: Love Stories on February 13th, from 7 to 9:00pm at Temple Emek Shalom in Ashland! Listen to love stories from locals Evren Odcikin, Val Nowak, Daniel Sherrill, Eve Smyth, Gina DuQuenne, and Jacqui Aubert. Hosted by Mark Yaconelli with music by [...]
In the past 10 years, The Hearth has had the privilege to work with hundreds of storytellers and musicians to bring your stories and music forward to local audiences. We are so grateful for each and every one of you, and we would like to take an opportunity to bring [...]
Learn to tell stories that transform. In this one day workshop, Hearth founder and veteran storyteller Mark Yaconelli will help you learn how to excavate, craft, and share impactful stories from your own life. A preview of the Hearth's Certificate in Community Storytelling program, this is a great introduction for teachers, parents, nonprofit leaders, business professionals, students, and activists to the power of personal storytelling.
At our end of the year Holiday gathering five locals who work in the field of storytelling will share a memorable experience from their personal life. Tellers will include Danielle Mancuso from The Lantern, fiddler and storyteller Kevin Carr, writer, poet and professor Alma Rosa Alvarez, story coach and author Jay [...]