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Story Jam: Breaking Bread
6/24/14 Tue (6:30 PM - 8:30 PM)
1632 C Market St, San Francisco, San Francisco
Contact:Zach Matheson (zmathesonsf[at]gmail[dot]com)
Join us at Salle Events
, an incredible venue just a few blocks from BART. Have a glass of wine or beer, mingle with new friends in this elegant venue, and prepare for a night of stories from our most seasoned engaging speakers.
Former volunteers and non volunteers tell true stories of life overseas. Our stories are hilarious, moving, and true. All are told on stage without notes or scripts. Doors open at 6:30pm with socializing and a cash bar till 7:00pm when the story jam begins. This event is open to the public. There's a suggested donation of $5.
Theme: Breaking Bread
Building bridges and sharing culture through food
Our Story Lineup
- Nangyalai Attal - That Red Apple!
- Roy Schachter - The Pool was no Picnic
- John Shen - I got 99 Problems but Rice Ain't One
- Joanne Hong - 10/11/12
- Zach Matheson - Disappearance Over Dinner
- Justina Wu - Twenty Days of Funeral Leave
- Maria Harris - A Pizza Party, Missionaries and a Three Legged Dog
Check out these samples from previous events:
If you like more information please contact Will Spargur at will [AT] norcalpca [DOT] org
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Sept 1, Storytelling Worskhop
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time.
Our theme for this story series is Taboo.
Aug 31 Grants Application Due
The deadline for Grants applications is Aug 31st! The NorCal Grants Program provides $500-$2000 for community development projects around the world.