Become a Member

You can be a Storyteller!

We extend you an invitation to be a part of a dynamic group of storytellers. We welcome all levels of experience. Our members range from beginners to professionals.

Who Are We?
  • People who love to tell stories to all ages.
  • Protectors of one of the most ancient art forms - Storytelling
  • Creators of smiles and laughter where joy is needed
  • A community that gives the gift of word and hope for the future of storytelling
  • Creators of personal stories to pass on to future generations
  • Guardians of legends, folklore, myths
  • Keepers of living conversation in a world of high tech
Membership Benefits
  • Learn from established storytellers
  • Encouragement to be a part of the World of Storytelling
  • Opportunities to perform and hone your skills
  • Recognition as a Storyteller
  • FREE registration for workshops offered by NOCS led by storytellers beyond our group
Our Meetings

Third Thursday of the odd numbered months at 6:30 p.m.

We meet in different locations: Thompson Schoolhouse on the grounds of Fisk Farm at Fisk Road, just off Highland Road (M-59) just west of Williams Lake Road in Waterford, and winter meetings at the Walled Lake Library, 1499 E. West Maple (between Decker Rd. & Pontiac Trail), Walled Lake, MI 48390. 

If you want to attend our meetings, we suggest you first contact Carolyn Graves: gravesccr<at>aol.com (248) 264-6752  for more information and to verify the meeting has not had changes. (Please replace the "<at> with "@" which is an attempt to reduce spam.)

Each month has a theme with a designated storyteller. Each month also has a moderator to run the meeting and bring light snacks. 
The designated storyteller and moderator for the next meeting are determined at the previous meeting. Themes
  • January 2019 -Love - Walled Lake Library
  • March 2019 - Nature - Walled Lake Library
  • May 2018 - Beginnings/Endings - Fisk Farm
  • July 2018 - Journeys - Fisk Farm
  • September 2018 - Animals - Fisk Farm
  • November 2018 - Holidays - Fisk Farm
Other storytellers at each meeting can tell a story of their choice and request critiques.

Download a Membership Application here (PDF format).