Texas Summer Storytelling Conference

Tarrant Area Guild of Storytellers (TAGS)
will host our 2018 Summer Conference.
The conference will be in Fort Worth, Texas in June, 2018!


June 17–19, 2016
Waco Texas


Charles TempleOur featured presenter this year was Charles Temple, PhD.






Conference Host: Heart of Texas Storytelling Guild from the Waco Area

Vivian Rutherford, Guild President and Director of the Texas Storytelling Conference
Mary Grace Ketner, Workshop and Fringe Concert Director and the Director of the 2014 Texas Storytelling Conference in San Antonio

Tejas Storytelling Association Board

Beverly Benbow: Administrative Director, Marketing and Registration

Jaye McLaughlin and Fred Peters, Story Store

Kim Lehman​, Raine Teller, Mel Davenport, Shayne Larango, Peggy Helmick-
Richardson, Larry Thompson, Mary Margaret Campbell, Sue Kuentz, Marian
Fleishmann, Donna Ingham, Nancy Simpson, Mary Ann Blue, and Valerie Kimble for your
help with conference.


All the concert and fringe performers as well as workshop presenters and facilitators.
Our attendees, audience, our volunteers, the press, our sponsors and the Waco


View our Featured Speaker and our Conference Schedule here.

View our Workshops here.
View our Fringe Performances here.

Download the 2016 conference program for our speaker, schedule, workshops, fringe performances, advertisers and more.


The Tejas Storytelling Association would like to thank our local sponsors:

Heart of Texas Storytelling Guild

East Texas Story Telling Guild

Springhill Suites Marriot, Waco

Uncle Dan's BBQ and Ribhouse

Community Bank and Trust

Caritas of Waco

Golden Chick

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