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Houston Storytellers' Guild

Everyone has a story, join us in spinning fun tales!

Monthly- Story Swap

3rd Tuesdays, 7-8:30 pm 

Story Swap Location:

Metropolitan Multi-Service Center

1475 W. Gray

  Let's Celebrate Together with the Magic of Story.

   We may get cranked early with business talk, guild ideas, and even some gossip.

Then, we share, tell, and respond to each other's stories.

So bring your tales. Please keep them at 10 minutes max.

Storytellers on the Radio

Dr. Hank Roubicek will be hosting SO, WHAT'S YOUR STORY?

KPFT, 90.1 FM @ 10 pm every Thursday.

For us to continue to have a storytelling show, sponsored by the Guild, KPFT needs...REQUIRES feedback. Obviously POSITIVE feedback is best:). So I ask that you go the feedback form at the KPFT site, or call Ernesto (program manager) at the number found on the KPFT site to offer your comments, PLEASE! It's very important.

Check out our archive of programs, right here.

Many, Many programs !

Other Events


Encounters with Nature

 Edith Moore Nature Sanctuary

Storytelling Event: Saturday, October 11 6-9pm

440 Wilchester Blvd, Houston, TX 77079

bullet Cross Streets: Between Tosca Ln and Memorial Dr
bullet Neighborhoods: Memorial
bullet near 12900 Block of Memorial, Next to & Park @ Memorial Drive Methodist Church

(713) 932-1639



Partnership Event with the Houston Storytellers Guild! Storytelling

Come hear and share stories of adventure in the great outdoors! Professional storytellers will share short stories all about the wild – from true to folk to banjo! You are welcome to share a story of your own “Encounter with Nature”– please limit to 5 minutes and pre-register online. 


Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Fee: $10\adult; $8\children. Advanced reservations required.
(This program is designed for grownups & kids who can listen like grownups.)


Activities Storytelling Circle – Log Cabin Deck

The theme is Encountering Nature.  HSG  tellers, Leona Hoegsberg, Rebecca Narrowe, Andy Gass, Sheila Phillips, Jere Pfister, Tom Yeager, Sally and David Goodroe, will be telling as well as our MC Brian Herod.

Refreshments provided – popcorn, lemonade, trail mix, etc.
(Attendees are welcome to bring picnic supper\snacks.)
Log Cabin Open for Tours & Trails Open for Nighttime Hiking
Art Corner for Kids & Live Animals

Parking: Memorial Methodist west parking lot (12955 Memorial Drive) - enter the nature sanctuary through the marked gate. (Map)
Registration: Register
Register online ».

Contact: Docent Programs Coordinator, Bethany Foshee, for more information atbfoshee@houstonaudubon.org




Skyline Screamers

Spooky Tales for the Halloween season.

October 31, 2014 Friday-Holloween 7:00pm-9

Marmion Park

Heights Blvd and 18th Street


Hosted by Sally Bates-Goodroe



The World-wide day of storytelling!

November 22nd of 2014 6pm-9pm

The Black Labrador    4100 Montrose Boulevard

Free, we will pass the hat though. You buy your meal and beverages. YUM

An Annual Sharing of Stories

If you want to reserve you spot, call Scott @ 713-816-3795

If you want to tell, let Scott know.


In 2013 we had a great time with our Tellabration, 50+ folks heard great stories from: Sheila Phillips, Jay Stailey, Brian Herod, Linda Befeld, Alice Evergreen, Judy Alton, Leona Hoegsberg, Sally Bates Goodroe, & Jere Pfister. We also had some wonderful folksie songs by David Goodroe and Eric Johnson. The Black Lab's food was great and we look forward to our 2014 gathering.


Houston Liars' Contest #27


April 18, 2015 @ 7pm


Houston Baptist University

7502 Fondren  Dillon II in the Hinton Center

Enter through Gate 2

Members $8, Non-members $10


Fort Bend Storytellers

Meetings on the 4th Tuesdays, 7-8:30 pm

at the University Branch Library

14010 University Blvd, U of H Campus, Sugar Land

Meetings held only if participants have called.

Call Nancy Alemany 281-413-8823

Help Us Earn Kroger Rewards

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August 1st, 2014, time to re-enroll!

Support the Houston Storytellers Guild when you shop at Kroger!

 It's easy when you enroll in Kroger Community Rewards®! To get started, sign up with your Plus Card and select Houston Storytelling Guild as the organization you choose to support. Once enrolled, you'll earn rewards for HSG every time you shop and use your Plus Card!

Houston Storytellers' Guild
P.O. Box 2796
Sugar Land, TX 77487
Phone Liaison - Sally Goodroe 713-643-8478