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June 2018

Water Wizards at Discovery Days, Quincy, MA

June 26, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Wollaston Beach Playground, Quincy Shore Dr.
Quincy, MA 02170 United States
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Let’s go where the wet things are in the entertaining Water Wizards program with master storyteller Diane Edgecomb at Discovery Days this summer in Quincy, MA! Discovery Days is a collaboration between the City of Quincy and Quincy Braintree Family Network-CFCE.

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Join In! at Simon Fairfield Public Library, Douglas, MA

June 27, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Simon Fairfield Public Library, 290 Main St
Douglas, MA 01516 United States
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Travel around the world with these captivating multi-cultural stories and songs. Celebrate age-old narratives, animal characters and home-spun wisdom all the while learning songs in different languages as one of New England’s favorite storytellers takes us from the heart of the Amazon rainforest to the villages of Africa on the wings of story, rhythm and song.

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Rock Solid! at North Adams Public Library, North Adams, MA

June 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
North Adams Public Library, 74 Church St
North Adams, MA 01247 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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Rock Solid! at Millville Free Public Library, Millville, MA

June 30, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Millville Free Public Library, 169 Main St
Millville, MA 01529 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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July 2018

Rock Solid! at Levi-Heywood Memorial Library, Gardner, MA

July 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Levi-Heywood Memorial Library, 55 W Lynde St
Gardner, MA 01440 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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Rock Solid! at Plympton Public Library, Plympton, MA

July 12, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Plympton Public Library, 248 Main St
Plympton, MA 02367 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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Rock Solid! at Millicent Library, Fairhaven, MA

July 18, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Millicent Library, 45 Center St
Fairhaven, MA 02719 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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Digging Dinosaurs at Whitman Public Library, Whitman, MA

July 18, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Whitman Public Library, 100 Webster St
Whitman, MA 02382 United States
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These popular dinosaur adventures complement their scientific facts with a happy dose of humor. Dinosaur lovers of all ages will enjoy the colorful posters, Dinosaur Sign-Language and participation that keeps audiences engaged and asking for MOOORE!

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Insect Comedy at EcoTarium, Worcester, MA

July 19, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
EcoTarium, 222 Harrington Way
Worcester, MA 01604 United States
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The EcoTarium welcomes Diane Edgecomb’s “Insect Comedy” as part of their Summer 2018 Performance Series “Nature Explore: LIVE!” Open up your imaginations for a fun-filled look at our six-legged friends!

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Rock Solid! at Grafton Public Library, Grafton, MA

July 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Grafton Public Library, 35 Common
Grafton, MA 01519 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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Rock Solid! at Carver Public Library, Carver, MA

July 21, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Carver Public Library, 2 Meadowbrook Way
Carver, MA 02330 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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Rainforest Legends at Centerville Public Library, Centerville, MA

July 31, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Centerville Public Library, 585 Main St
Centerville, MA 02632 United States
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This summer Diane brings Rainforest Legends to families of Centerville Public Library in Centerville, MA. From the banks of the Amazon River to the heart of the West African jungle, Rainforest Legends brings to life favorite folktales and songs about the animals and plants of these lands.

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Rock Solid! at Eldredge Public Library, Chatham, MA

July 31, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Eldredge Public Library, 564 Main Street
Chatham, MA 02633 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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August 2018

Rock Solid! at Sandwich Public Library, Sandwich, MA

August 1, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Sandwich Public Library, 142 Main St
Sandwich, MA 02563 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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Rock Solid! at Snow Library, Orleans, MA

August 2, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Snow Library, 67 Main St
Orleans, MA 02653 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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Rock Solid! at Jonathan Bourne Public Library, Bourne, MA

August 2, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jonathan Bourne Public Library, 19 Sandwich Rd
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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Rock Solid! at Prosser Public Library, Bloomfield, CT

August 6, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Prosser Public Library, 1 Tunxis Ave
Bloomfield, CT 06002 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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Folktale Superheroes Around The World at Southeast Steuben County Library, Corning, NY

August 9, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Southeast Steuben County Library, 300 Nasser Civic Center Plaza
Corning, NY 14830 United States
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What do China, Africa and South America all have in common? Superheroes!!!
Long before the Superheroes of today, people all over the world used their SUPER IMAGINATIONS to create folktales about creatures and people with extraordinary powers. Join master storyteller Diane Edgecomb for this exciting adventure!

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Rock Solid! at Worthington Library, Worthington, MA

August 16, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Worthington Library, 1 Huntington Rd
Worthington, MA 01098 United States
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A play on the 2018 Summer Reading theme of “Libraries Rock,” Rock Solid! explores the world under our feet with animated tales from Fossils to Soil Creatures. Don’t miss out on the fun as the whole audience helps solve the Mystery of the Missing DuckBill Dinosaur Eggs. In more underground fun, we meet up with Mr. Pillbug, Sir Centipede and a fast talking earthworm.

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September 2018

Native American Nature Tales @ Dighton Historical Society, Dighton, MA

September 23, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dighton Historical Society, 1217 Williams St
Dighton, MA 02715 United States
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Join Diane Edgecomb and the Dighton Historical Society for Native American Nature Tales! Native American Nature Tales explores tribal myths and legends of the animals and birds of North America. Ranging from the humorous to the heart-felt, these stories celebrate native culture and its strong links to the natural world.

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November 2018

Native American Nature Tales @ Plymouth Library, Plymouth, MA

November 10, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Plymouth Public Library, 132 South Street
Plymouth, MA 02360 United States
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Native American Nature Tales explores tribal myths and legends of the animals and birds of North America. Ranging from the humorous to the heart-felt, these stories celebrate native culture and its strong links to the natural world.

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Native American Nature Tales @ Worcester Library, Worcester, MA

November 24, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Worcester Free Public Library, 3 Salem Sq.
Worcester, MA 01608 United States
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Join Diane Edgecomb at the Worcester Library for Native American Nature Tales! Native American Nature Tales explores tribal myths and legends of the animals and birds of North America. Ranging from the humorous to the heart-felt, these stories celebrate native culture and its strong links to the natural world.

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December 2018

Once Upon A Wintertime @ First Night Needham, Needham, MA

December 31, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:30 pm, repeating indefinitely

Needham Public Library, 1139 Highland Street
Needham, MA
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Diane entertains First Night revelers this New Year's eve at First Night Needham, a warm family friendly celebration of New Year's eve. Diane's stories of wintertime magic and fun are drawn from many cultures ranging from the lyrical Grimms tale of Snow White and Rose Red to tales of folksy New England escapades that transform a winter’s day into a time of delight.

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January 2019

Folktale Superheroes from Around the World @ Bacon Free Library, Natick, MA

January 9 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot St
Natick, MA 01760
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Come in from the cold and warm up with Folktale Superheroes from Around the World at Bacon Free Library! Long before the Superheroes of today, people all over the world used their SUPER IMAGINATIONS to create folktales about creatures and people with extraordinary powers. Celebrate our common love of story with these exciting and engaging multi-cultural tales.

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February 2019

Folktale Superheroes from Around the World @ Pawtucket Public Library, Pawtucket, RI

February 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Pawtucket Public Library Pawtucket, RI United States

Come in from the cold and celebrate vacation week fun with Folktale Superheroes from Around the World! Long before the Superheroes of today, people all over the world used their SUPER IMAGINATIONS to create folktales about creatures and people with extraordinary powers. Celebrate our common love of story with these exciting and engaging multi-cultural tales.

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March 2019

“Art & Spirit” in Residency at First Church Boston, MA

March 16 @ 12:00 pm - March 24 @ 5:00 pm
First Church, Boston, 66 Marlborough Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116

Diane will be artist in residence for the week of March 16th-24th at First Church Boston as part of their acclaimed Art & Spirit series. At the Sunday service on March 17th she will be joined by Kurdish musician Andrew Mazlum Aytac on saz.

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Tell Me A Story Workshop @ First Church, 66 Marlborough Street, Boston

March 16 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
First Church, Boston, 66 Marlborough Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116
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In this intergenerational storytelling workshop, we’ll play with the basics of storytelling: learning how to re-tell a classic folktale in our own words and exploring storytelling games that help us discover anecdotes from our own life to share.

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Fairy Legends of Ireland @ First Church, 66 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA

March 17 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Expect music, songs and merriment in this special program by Oracle Award winning storyteller Diane Edgecomb accompanied by Margot Chamberlain on Celtic harp. This animated retelling of Ireland’s best-loved gems includes Irish favorites like Gilly Blackfoot where a young lad’s aversion to washing his feet causes him to fall in with a fairy band. Cloaks of invisibility and magic spells abound as hapless Gilly sets out to help free the Princess of France. Known for her vivid comedic style, Diane brings out the best in these interpretations of classic Irish favorites.

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April 2019

Digging Dinosaurs @ Southborough Library, Southborough, MA

April 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Southborough Public Library, 25 Main Street
Southborough,, MA 01772 United States
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Diane Edgecomb Storytelling kids 3-5yrs old

Diane returns to Southborough Library this April school vacation week to entertain families with Digging Dinosaurs. Digging Dinosaurs engages students with descriptive dinosaur information, colorful posters, sign language, and lively interactive stories.

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May 2019

Troubadour Day to Celebrate the May! @ Tower Hill Botanic Garden, Boylston, MA

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tower Hill Botanic Garden, 11 French Drive
Boylston, MA 01505
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Enjoy each springtime path with this engaging performance created for Tower Hill's unique landscape by Oracle award-winning storyteller Diane Edgecomb and Celtic harper Margot Chamberlain.

This delightful event begins with a Maypole dance to wake up the earth and then takes the audience on a story and music journey through favorite gardens entertaining travelers with pieces from around the world that celebrate our love of flowers. Don’t expect Tower Hill’s signature Greek statuary to be silent!

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