Storytellers around CU

Camille Born
1404 S. Buckthorn Ln.
Mahomet, IL 61853

Dawn Blackman
125 W. Church St.
Champaign, Illinois 61820

Kathe Brinkmann
702 W. Michigan Ave
Urbana, IL 61801

Patricia Hruby Powell
RR#2 Box 299A
Tuscola, Illinois 61953

Dan Keding
203 G. H. Baker Drive
Urbana, Illinois 61801

Ginger Lozar
1708 Salem Rd.
Champaign, Illinois 61821

Kim Sheahan
504 W. Market
Farmer City, IL 61842

Bev Thomas
Champaign, Illinois

Champaign-Urbana Storytellers Guild

This group of local tellers gets together on a regular basis to share stories. For information, contact Kim Sheahan by phone at 217/244–3355, by e-mail to, or write to: Kim Sheahan c/o The Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL 61801.

Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The University offers storytelling courses. Students are sometimes available as volunteer storytellers. Call 217/333–3280 for more information.

Champaign Public Library Resources

The library has a huge folktale collection.  Librarians are sometimes available for programming. Call 217/403–2030 for more information.