Performers and Programs

Program Information

Program name: Oral History: Connecting to your Family with Storytelling
Program category: Genealogy
Literature- Other
Performing Arts- Storytelling
Program length: 1 hour
Audience level: Adult
Audience size: unlimited
Program description: This interactive program is ideal for conferences, church groups, clubs, libraries, and retirees. Many techniques are given for gathering and sharing family stories that reveal Aha! moments about who we are and what our family gifts and curses are. Using family photos, artifacts, and songs to get the juices flowing, many workshop participants experience epiphanies and connect with their families and communities in a new and enriched way.
Space/special requirements: A microphone for groups over 100.
Travel restrictions: None!
Program fee: $351- $500
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? No
If no, cost per mile: $0.58
Notes about the fee: The fee includes the high cost of gasoline!
Other notes: It is interesting if some folks can bring along a picture of their relative or family from long ago as a conversation starter in this workshop.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Long Island
Program last updated: 04/02/2015
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Stage name: Lonna McKeon Pierce
Performer name: Lonna McKeon-Pierce
Phone: 607-625-4725
Mailing address: 2 Eland Drive
Apalachin, NY 13732
E-mail address:
Previous appearances at: Moore Memorial Library, Charles F. Johnson Library, Endicott, NY, Broome County Public Library, Sand Lake Town Library, Rensselaerville Library
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 03/19/2015


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