Welcome to our website
Jonesborough Storytellers Guild

Our purpose is to preserve and perpetuate storytelling
and to promote the art and craft of storytelling.

Video created by Karen and Tom Hitchcock of Blue River Studio 

click here to see JSG storytellers in action  

Kids Workshop

JSG "Butterfly" with Girl Scouts. 43 young ladies now know how to be a good  audience and can stand in front of an audience and tell a story

JSG is offering a storytelling workshop for kids to learn how to develop and
tell a story

Storytelling Resource Place

rescheduled -
to be announced

 10 am to 3 pm

for more information email 


or call  423 943-3340

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    Supporter of our Bedtime Stories project


Tellabration 2022
with Tama Lunceford & Joy Bolt

Betty Ann Polaha sharing
Family Treasures at
Tellabration November 2022

Sherrie Peters
at Swapping Ground

Pam Miller

Betty Ann Polaha, Linda Poland, Lee Lindsey
Graveyard Tales August 2022

ETSU MA program

Ballad Health Tellers

Storytelling at Crumley House

Swappin' Grounds at the National Storytelling Festival

Rainbow at
Resource Center

Judy "Butterfly" storytelling with Girl Scouts

Executive Board  as of January 1, 2023

President: Sherrie Peters

Vice President: Betty Sotherland

Treasurer: James Jackson

Corresponding Secretary: Evelyn Edwards

Recording Secretary: Joy Bolt

Past President: Judy “Butterfly” Farlow

Senior Advisor: Judy “Butterfly” Farlow

Ex-Officio Member: Pam Miller

Community Relations Outreach Coordinator: Tama Lunceford