Join us Saturday, July 12, 2014 for the 16th annual Toe River Storytelling Festival held at Bowman Middle school, 410 S Mitchell Ave., Bakersville, NC 28705, for a day of Mountains, Memories, and Music. More than entertainment, this is a day that will touch your heart, make you laugh, and leave you feeling uplifted. The day will start with a workshop from renowned storyteller Connie Regan Blake titled, Finding Your Way Home Again: A Storytelling Workshop for Everyone from 10 – 11:30 a.m. followed by nonstop storytelling from 12 – 5 with National Storytellers Lloyd Arneach, Chuck Brodsky, Connie Regan Blake, Kim Weitkamp, and Michael Reno Harrell and regional tellers Kathy Gordon, Elizabeth Hardy, Vixi Jil Glenn, Charlie St. Clair, and Sandra Gudger. Again, the event will be held at the Bowman Middle School auditorium, 410 S Mitchell Ave. Bakersville, NC 28705. Tickets are $15. Please contact Sherry Lovett for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org.