BEAVERTON, Ore. – Have a travel story to share? Want to hear others’ stories of travel, from adventure to comedy to mishap? Beaverton City Library (12375 SW 5th St) hosts a “travel” edition Story Slam, a friendly, open-mic storytelling competition on Wednesday, June 12 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Potential storytellers will put their names in a hat; names will be picked from the hat and those chosen will take to the stage to tell their true, personal, 5- to 8-minute story.
Members of the community ages 13 and older are invited to tell a story, which must be told from memory. The winner of the competition will receive a $10 gift certificate to The Book Corner. Potential storytellers should arrive 15 minutes prior to the event start to speak with the event host about their planned story.
Story Slam is open to all who simply want to enjoy the show. This program is free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.BeavertonLibrary.org or call 503-644-2197.
Beaverton City Library is one of fifteen member libraries in Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS), which works to provide responsive and efficient library service countywide through centralized catalog, courier and other services.
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