SHARE @refugee week event
21 June, 2018
Presenting SHARE Stories and Songs from around the World
One day - Three wonderful events at Wollongong Town Hall
Fireflies
10am-11am in The Music Lounge
Multilingual Stories and Songs for the under 7's A Moment of Sharing
11.30am-1pm in The Music Lounge
Join youth from the Illawarra as they perform stories, songs, poetry and performance. Performers include Warrawong Intensive Language Ctr, Poetry in First Languages and The Diamonds singing group.
Refugees Bring more than they Carry
6pm-9am in Wollongong Town Hall
When refugee entrants come to a new country they bring who they are - their own story, skills experience, enriching their new homes and communities. Join us for food, photos and stories.
Further information /www.kindarted.com.au/refugee-week

City of Sydney Libraries Rhyme Time Sessions
Friday the 8th and 22nd of June, and Friday the 6th of July, 2018
Surry Hills libraries at 10am

Bumeh - a member of FIREFLIES.

will be presenting Ryhmetime in Karenni and English at Surry Hills library
Further information /whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/rhymetime-with-the-fireflies

Multicultural Treasures
23 June 2018
Reddal Parade, Shellharbour, 11am-3pm
Multicultural food, music, and performances throughout the day for the family to share. I will be on stage with Sueng-Ah Kim (Korea) at 11.45am and in the story tent afterwards. The story tent will be open and inviting hosted by KindArtEd and Fireflies storytellers. Further information /www.shellharbour.nsw.gov.au

Watsons Bay Library
Tuesday 26 June 2018.
10.30am
Story time fun at the library. All welcome

Paddington Library
Friday 29 June 2018.
10.30am
Story time fun at the library. All welcome

NSW Professional Learning Conference for Community Language Teachers
Teachers of Turkish
1 July 2018.
Parramatta
A full day of talks, education and workshops organised by the NSW Department of Education for community language teachers.

NSW Professional Learning Conference for Community Language Teachers
Teachers of Russian
30 September 2018.
Parramatta
A full day of talks, education and workshops organised by the NSW Department of Education for community language teachers.

Ongoing Storytelling Workshops

Mental Health Recovery Ctr, wollongong
Every Monday, 2017
Once a week we share stories for an hour, including creating our own and we follow it all with percussion for 30 minutes.
Contact me if you would like more information.

Our Stories - recently arrived refugees
Once a week we share stories for all ages, this is a families story and skill sharing session.
Contact SCARF or me if you would like more information.

A Select Listing of Recent gigs

Tribal Canoe Journeys - Nisqally, USA

Healing Story Alliance concert, NSN storytelling Conference, Story Slam, Kansas, USA

Iran 17th International Storytelling Festival, Iran

Señor Rabbit and Curious Jac in the Spot On Festival, Riverside Theatre, Parramatta

Munt de Mots, IV Festival del Narracio Oral de Barcelona

Todas Las Palabras. Todas, Peru

Abrapalabra, Bucaramanga, Colombia

Sydney International Storytelling Conference - The Power of Stories

Sydney Opera House

Connections. Digital stories of migration and relocation. Illawarra

Malaysia, Dignity for Children Foundation and Early Childhood Education Conference,

SINGAPORE International Storytelling Festival,

Peter and the Wolf
Live performance with WIN Wollongong Symphony Orchestra

Story being told in the languages of the community -
English, Spanish, Turkish and Swahili.