Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Reception: 6:15 – 7 p.m.

Complimentary beverages and desserts sponsored in part by Reedville Catering in the ACMA Auditorium Lobby.

Finale Showcase: 7 – 9:30 p.m.

We invite you to enjoy an evening of remarkable storytelling featuring the culmination of the 15th annual WCCLS Art of the Story Festival. Taking the stage will be the winners of our Student and Adult Story Slams Contests joined by our four featured professional storytellers. This program is designed for Adults and Youth ages 12+.

To be announced – Student Story Slam Contest Winner

To be announced – Adult Story Slam Contest Winner

Kelly Hoffman: Bring Me to My Knees, Raise Me Up, Give Me Hope!

Lawrence Howard: Night on the Island

Jasmin Cardenas: Teenagers Making an Impact in a World Full of Injustice

Rev. Robert B. Jones, Sr.: I can’t Play Like BB King

NOTE LOCATION: WCCLS is pleased to host the finale showcase at the ACMA Auditorium (11375 SW Center Street, Beaverton, Oregon 97005)