Date: August 11, 2012
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
Price: $15-20; $3-5 children; $10-20 workshops
99 Baron de Hirsch Road
Off Lexington Avenue, between Routes 6 and 202
Crompond, NY 10517
Description: Nationally and regionally known storytellers and musicians like The Storycrafters, Slash Coleman, Jackson Gillman, April Armstrong, Judith Heineman, Amy Belfer and Sheila Harris, and musicians Ellen and John Monten's musical trio, "Honey" with Tai Aguirre, and more will entertain. Beginning with a full afternoon of professional storytelling, the event extends into the evening with the traditional Ghost Story Concert around flickering candle lights. Jackson Gillman will offer a Storyscaping workshop. The festival will be held under the shade of a spacious pavilion with outdoor picnic areas available on the grounds. Pre-registration is suggested. Reservations for all segments of the festival are recommended.