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 in Elizabethton, TN

click here to see JSG storytellers in action  

A Storytelling Festival tradition

 October 7th, 8th, 9th

Held at the Oak Hill School
located behind Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center
and Old Town Emporium
Everyone is welcome and anyone can tell a story

Guest Storytellers

During May - September, we are lucky to have some of the Tellers-in-Residence from the International Storytelling Center in Jonesborough  performing  with us.   

We are also thrilled that some of the ETSU students in the Masters Storytelling Program will also be joining us as special guest Storytellers.

Check out the schedule of Stories 'n More each Tuesday at the International Storytelling Center in Jonesborough.


Pam Miller at the
Storytelling Resource Place

Leticia Pizzino

4th of July parade

On stage at the Performance Theater

ETSU MA program

Stage Prop

Button received after telling a story at the Swappin' Ground

Ballad Health Tellers

Storytelling at Crumley House

Kansas City Storytelling Trip

Youngest Storyteller

Swappin' Grounds at the National Storytelling Festival

Rainbow at
Resource Center

2021 Executive Board

 President:  Judy "Butterfly" Farlow
 Vice President:  Betty Ann Polaha
 Treasurer:  James Jackson
 Corresponding Secretary:  Sherrie Peters
 Recording Secretary:  Evelyn Edwards
 Past President:  Bruce Montgomery
 Senior Advisor:  Linda Poland
 Ex-Officio Member: Pam Miller