Storytellers around CU

Camille Born
1404 S. Buckthorn Ln.
Mahomet, IL 61853
217/493–2675
cbwstories@mchsi.com

Dawn Blackman
125 W. Church St.
Champaign, Illinois 61820
217/398–2787

Kathe Brinkmann
702 W. Michigan Ave
Urbana, IL 61801
kathebrinkmann.com
br8nkmann@gmail.com

Patricia Hruby Powell
RR#2 Box 299A
Tuscola, Illinois 61953
217/366–3218
phpowell@talesforallages.com

Dan Keding
203 G. H. Baker Drive
Urbana, Illinois 61801
217/344–8412
217/344–8460

Ginger Lozar
1708 Salem Rd.
Champaign, Illinois 61821
217/352–1672

Kim Sheahan
504 W. Market
Farmer City, IL 61842
309/928-9452

Bev Thomas
Champaign, Illinois
palmtrlvr@hotmail.com

Champaign-Urbana Storytellers Guild

This group of local tellers gets together on a regular basis to share stories. For information, contact Kim Sheahan by phone at 217/244–3355, by e-mail to ksheahan@uiuc.edu, or write to: Kim Sheahan c/o The Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL 61801.

Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The University offers storytelling courses. Students are sometimes available as volunteer storytellers. Call 217/333–3280 for more information.

Champaign Public Library Resources

The library has a huge folktale collection.  Librarians are sometimes available for programming. Call 217/403–2030 for more information.