• Storyteller Visits Reed School

    Storyteller Eshu Bumpus visited with students at Reed Intermediate School on Monday, May 4, sharing stories and storytelling advice.

    During one of his presentations of the day, Mr Bumpus was introduced by Reed media specialist Pia Ledina to students gathered in the school’s Library Media Center.

    Ms Ledina told the students that Mr Bumpus is a professional storyteller who performs at festivals and more and he was there to work with the students during a workshop about storytelling.

  • Storyteller Shares Baseball History With Sandy Hook School Students

    International storyteller Rochel Coleman visited Sandy Hook Elementary School on Wednesday, April 3, and shared the story of “Cool Papa Bell,” otherwise known as James Thomas Bell.

    To prepare the students for the story, Mr Coleman taught the assembled group to sing along with him before explaining, “We’re going to talk about baseball from about 100 years ago.”