gratitude

Happy Fall! As the smoke clears out of the valley and temperatures drop, I am remembering what a lovely evening we had out at Bonner Park Bandshell last month. If you missed it, be sure to subscribe to the Tell Us Something podcast so that you can hear all of the stories from that night….

Reading time: 2 minutes   February. It’s a month that, in Missoula, I always look forward to. To me, February feels like the midway point of winter. February is also the month in which my favorite non-Tell Us Something event takes place: the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival. An entire week of storytelling on film….

Thank you for your support in 2020! Happy New Year! This month’s newsletter is a short one. Thank you to everyone who supported Tell Us Something during the most difficult year in our lifetimes. Thank you to the storytellers, to those who attended the live streams, our sponsors, and to those who donated to help…

It is Giving Tuesday on December 1, 2020! It’s been a tough year for performances, and Tell Us Something has embraced the opportunity to experiment with different ways for people to share stories. I am so grateful to those who have shared their stories via the new storyteller conversations in the Meet the Storytellers of…

Thanks to record-breaking community support, we had our most successful Missoula Gives ever! The generosity of 100 donors raised $5,505 for Tell Us Something during Missoula Gives 2020. These funds will help offset some of the losses we incurred as a result of canceling 6 of our in-person events so far this year. Already we…

Announcing Free and Pay What You Can Storytelling Workshops This month we have two storytelling intensive workshops available. Workshop #1 meets NEXT WEEK, May 11-15,  Monday – Friday, 1 PM-3 PM Workshop #2 meets 5 consecutive Tuesday evenings 5 PM-7 PM  May 12, May 19, May 26 and June 2.   SIGN UP FOR THE WORKSHOP  …

We are all on edge, trying to figure out what each moment looks and feel like and how to navigate this new reality. We have seen neighborhood community action groups rise up to help each other, we have seen local businesses band together to help those who need it, we have seen our town go…

2019 Year in Review Thank you all for being part of the Tell Us Something community last year! 2019 is now disappearing in the rearview mirror. And before we look forward to building new stories together, let’s take a moment to reflect on another year of shared stories, successes, and growth. In 2019, we were…

Here is a recap of 2017’s accomplishments and a look forward to the many opportunities 2018 holds. Completed Artists as Educators: Refining Your Practice training (16 hours) provided by The Kennedy Foundation as part of the SPARK! Arts Missoula initiative Launched new more user friendly website thanks to our friends over at Gecko Designs Completed…