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"Sir George and the Dragon" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Online
Join an adventurous princess as she journeys to Mystery Mountain to visit the Great Green Dragon. Along the way, you’ll meet Zelda the babysitter, a silly bat, Sir George and his clumsy dog, and, of course, the lovable dragon. Will Sir George slay the dragon? Not to worry – everything ends happily in this fun show! This exciting performance by Pumpernickel Puppets is presented with large, colorful hand puppets, live voices, and sound effects.

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For more information on Pumpernickel Puppets, visit: www.pumpernickelpuppets.com.
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"All Around the World in Stories" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

11:30 AM - 11:59 PM
Online
Follow award-winning storyteller Regi Carpenter on a trip around the world in stories. Why did the principal kiss the three little pigs on the lips? How did magical Raven bring light back to the earth? These delightful stories are all yours for the listening!

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For more information on Regi Carpenter, visit: www.regicarpenter.com.
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"Folk and Fairy Tales" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

2:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
Storyteller Lona Bartlett will share family-friendly folk and fairy tales, which originated "across the pond" and were brought here by those who came to live in North America. In true oral tradition (no two people ever really tell the same story), Lona will tell her version of these ancient stories.

This performance video is no longer available.

For more information on Lona Bartlett, visit: www.lonabartlett.com.
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"The Big Toe" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

4:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
Theater students from Rock Hill High School will present "The Big Toe," a scene from Tarheel Tales, a play based on Appalachian folk tales.

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For more information on Rock Hill High School, visit: www.rock-hill.k12.sc.us/Domain/32.
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"The Rise and Fall of the Aztecs" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

7:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
Colombian bilingual storyteller and performer Carolina Quiroga-Hurtado will show how, through pre-Hispanic myths, legends, and historical accounts, we learn more about the roots of a civilization that dazzled the first Europeans. You'll also learn how, during their reign, the Aztecs used storytelling to legitimize their cultural and political ambition of conquering the Mesoamerican region. Recommended for teens and adults.

This performance video is no longer available.

For more information on Carolina Quiroga-Hurtado, visit: www.carolinastoryteller.com.
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"Stories That Sneak in the Dark" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

8:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
Regi Carpenter brings you two darkly humorous tales of a dancing skeleton outwitted by his wife and a resourceful teen who doesn’t quit until he gets what he wants. Recommended for adults.

This performance video is no longer available.

For more information on Regi Carpenter, visit: www.regicarpenter.com.
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"Imagine the World" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Online
Join award-winning storyteller Regi Carpenter in this storytelling, singing, and participatory program of tales from around the world. You’ll meet a Big, Wide-Mouthed Toad Frog who can’t keep quiet, find out why dogs chase cats, and sing along with clever Monkey.

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For more information on Regi Carpenter, visit: www.regicarpenter.com.
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"Native American Music and Culture" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

11:30 AM - 11:59 PM
Online
Naturalist, storyteller, and folk musician Hawk Hurst honors the stories, music, and culture of Native American people with three stories and flute-playing from the Cherokee, Creek-Muskogee, and Navajo nations, along with drumming and an original song.

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For more information on Hawk Hurst, visit: www.hawkhurstflutes.com.
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"Magic Comes in 3" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

2:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
From Spain, to Ireland, to Peru, different folktales tell us of how magical journeys often happen in threes. Join Colombian bilingual storyteller and performer Carolina Quiroga-Hurtado for an engaging virtual show, where the young show creativity and resourcefulness, and, with a bit of supernatural aid, overcome all obstacles to transform their world.

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For more information on Carolina Quiroga-Hurtado, visit: www.carolinastoryteller.com.
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"Storytime Special" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

4:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
High School students and staff from York Preparatory Academy will celebrate stories and storytelling by sharing some of their favorite children's books and tales.

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For more information on York Preparatory Academy, visit: www.yorkprepsc.org.
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"I'm OK, You're OK" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

6:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
Grammy-nominated storyteller Diane Ferlatte, accompanied by multi-talented musician Erik Pearson on banjo and guitar, shares stories that focus on respect for each other, the damage of pride, the value of truth, and the hurt that comes from gossiping and bullying. Recommended for ages 9 & up.

This performance video is no longer available.

For more information on Diane Ferlatte and Erik Pearson, visit: www.dianeferlatte.com and www.erikpearson.net.
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"Poetry and Spoken Word" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

7:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
Angelo Geter, Poet Laureate of Rock Hill, SC, mixes poetry and spoken word on a variety of topics and concepts, each full of life experiences that peel back the layers and expose the hidden, inner parts of ourselves. With vulnerable, honest work that relates to us all, this dynamic artist will provide insight and tips on writing, creativity, and fostering self-expression. Recommended for teens and adults.

This performance video is no longer available.

For more information on Angelo Geter, visit: www.angelogeter.com.
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"Tall Tales and Stories" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

8:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
Storyteller Bil Lepp shares outrageous, humorous tall tales and witty stories that charm listeners of all ages and from all walks of life. Growing up in a family where the truth was fluid, he became adept at spinning tales and exaggerating circumstances at an early age. Bil can find the humor in any situation, and while his stories may not be completely true, they are always honest!

This performance video is no longer available.

For more information on Bil Lepp, visit: www.leppstorytelling.com.
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"Stories for the Young and Young at Heart" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

10:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Online
Storyteller and puppeteer Lona Bartlett, along with "Little Tiger," tells stories for the young and young at heart – stories of fun and fantasy to delight children of all ages! Come listen, smile, and participate in these happy tales!

This performance video is no longer available.

For more information on Lona Bartlett, visit: www.lonabartlett.com.
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"Where the Wild Things Are" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

11:30 AM - 11:59 PM
Online
Northwestern High School's Advance Performance Class will devise a staged presentation from Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are.

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For more information on Northwestern High School, visit: www.rock-hill.k12.sc.us/Domain/31.
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"Invincible!" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

2:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
Parents' Choice Gold Award® winner Roger Day empowers young superheroes to solve the problem and save the day with the greatest superpower of all – imagination! His newest show entertains thousands of kids and grown-ups alike, as he reminds the audience they can do anything they put their mind to. Grab your cape and lace up your super shoes; you're no ordinary superhero!

This performance video is no longer available.

For more information on Roger Day, visit: www.rogerday.com.
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"Why We Write" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online
*This event has been canceled.

Why write a book? And how? Award-winning writer Marcus Sedgwick discusses the reasons why we write, and how you can best go about writing a book that works. Registration is required. Register online or call 803-981-5888, starting February 27. Limit 80.  Recommended for teens and adults.

Registration begins Saturday, February 27. This event is limited to 80 participants. Please visit www.yclibrary.org or call 803-981-5888 to register. Register to receive the Zoom login information which will be sent to your email the day before the event. Please do not share this information. 

To view this live performance, visit zoom.us/join on March 13 at 3:00 pm. and enter your login information. This event will air in real time and cannot be replayed.

For more information on Marcus Sedgwick, visit: www.marcussedgwick.com.
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"Where There’s Smoke, There’s Dinner" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

6:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
These honest tales from Regi Carpenter – some hilarious, some heartbreaking – celebrate the glorious and gut-wrenching lives of four generations of Carpenters raised on the Saint Lawrence River in Clayton, New York. This collection of linked short stories holds the universal message that life’s difficulties are softened by love, fortitude, … and family. Recommended for ages 10 & up.

This performance video is no longer available.

For more information on Regi Carpenter, visit: www.regicarpenter.com.
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"Masala Tales of India" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

7:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
Internationally-acclaimed storyteller Jeeva Raghunath will captivate her audience with these "spicy Indian tales," full of culture, music, rhythm, narration, … and a storytelling style that will leave you spellbound! Recommended for ages 9 & up.

These performance videos are no longer available.

For more information on Jeeva Raghunath, visit: www.jeevaraghunath.com
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"Graveyard Tales of the Lowcountry" - Patchwork Tales Virtual Performance

8:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Online
Get ready for goosebumps, as award-winning storyteller Tim Lowry shares some spine-tingling tales of legends and lore from the South Carolina Lowcountry, hosted from a real South Carolina graveyard! Recommended for ages 10 & up.

This performance video is no longer available.

For more information on Tim Lowry, visit: www.storytellertimlowry.com
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