Fort Collins - December 04, 2018

Holiday Stories

Event Details

Date

December 04, 2018 6:00 PM

Location

Everyday Joe's Coffee House
144 S Mason St
Fort Collins, CO 80524

Category

  • Holidays

Stories

Family: Whitney Trotta

Family: Whitney Trotta

Whitney Trotta shares stories from her 'host family' and being loved for exactly who you are.
Family: Pennie Hunt

Family: Pennie Hunt

Pennie Hunt, a mother feeling helpless, raising a son struggling with addiction and how he changed her world to the very core.
Family: Paul Marrick

Family: Paul Marrick

*Audio is a bit static; turn volume down* "First rule of law enforcement is that nothing is as ever as it seems; therefore always expect the unexpected."  Paul shares memories…
Family: Mary Roberts

Family: Mary Roberts

Mary Roberts, one of six siblings, shares family stories of her old-fashioned upbringing in a new england home.
Family: Jen Selverian

Family: Jen Selverian

"The triumph of a man whose love of life kept him afloat even when the love love of his life was gone.' Jen Selverian shares childhood stories about her Grammpy…
Family: Kara Dreyfuss

Family: Kara Dreyfuss

Kara speaks about family estrangement with her Aunt. She shares the events that lead to this and how given time she gained  perspective and reconnected with Aunt Karen.
Love And Heartbreak: Margaret Carr

Love And Heartbreak: Margaret Carr

Margaret Carr shares a story about her first love and well, first everything.
Love And Heartbreak: Marj Hahne

Love And Heartbreak: Marj Hahne

Marj Hahne, 1977 in the 7th grade in the library Marji took home everything from Slyvia Plath too young to fully understanding, but knowing that she must have been sad;…
Love And Heartbreak: Malini Bartels

Love And Heartbreak: Malini Bartels

Malini Bartels shares her story of her of love. Her parents had an arranged marriage and that was her example growing up. Malina didn't date around and married young. Malini…
Love And Heartbreak: Lisa Demberg

Love And Heartbreak: Lisa Demberg

Lisa Demberg shares the story of moving from LA to Colorado and how the lure of Tuesday Tempeh burger with her family helped her accept change and adjust her fashionable…
Love And Heartbreak: Jessye Nemeth

Love And Heartbreak: Jessye Nemeth

Jessye Nemeth, a Veterinarian Technician, shares a story about developing a different relationship with death. 'Grief is just love with no where to go.'
Holiday Stories: Tim Dolan

Holiday Stories: Tim Dolan

Tim Dolan reflects back to December 1965,  newly 13 yr old Tim discovered Motown music, girls, and dance that year; this is his holiday story.
Holiday Stories: Whitney Trotta - 'The final Christmas card'

Holiday Stories: Whitney Trotta - 'The final Christmas card'

Whitney Trotta shares an emotional story about the holidays and her Grandpa. Her Grandpa was the glue of their family and when his wife was in care they celebrated the…
Holiday Stories: Leah Barrett - 'Heart, humility and hope'

Holiday Stories: Leah Barrett - 'Heart, humility and hope'

Leah Barrett tells her story about hope; she wasn't always hopeful, she had to earn it. This is her story of how she got there whilst coping with stage 3…
Holiday Stories: Resa Mai - 'Christmas looking up'

Holiday Stories: Resa Mai - 'Christmas looking up'

Resa Mai weaves the stories of several Christmas past.
Holiday Stories: Heather Reid - 'Engineering the perfect Christmas'

Holiday Stories: Heather Reid - 'Engineering the perfect Christmas'

Heather Reid shares a story about decorating for Christmas ... what her husband calls a Christmas explosion but what she calls a winter wonderland. Heather's Mom and her family always…
Holiday Stories: Ali Owens - 'It's a Christmas miracle'

Holiday Stories: Ali Owens - 'It's a Christmas miracle'

Ali Owens couldn't imagine not believing in magic and miracles. Ali talks about a relationship that wasn't healthy for her. She recalls the moments she realized there would be no…
Holiday Stories: Adrian Collins - 'Embracing the odd'

Holiday Stories: Adrian Collins - 'Embracing the odd'

Adrian Collins shares a holiday story about family; for years family holidays were even 4 kids and 2 adults; until they adopted. Adrain talks about embracing that now odd number…
Parenthood: Charles Kaine - 'The life of the family car'

Parenthood: Charles Kaine - 'The life of the family car'

Charles Kaine shares a story surrounding the unsung hero of all families: the family car.
Get it Together: Jennifer Hefty - '#adulting is responsibility, but it has its perks'

Get it Together: Jennifer Hefty - '#adulting is responsibility, but it has its perks'

Jennifer is the multiplatform coach at the Coloradoan. Jen shared a story about the moment she realized she was truly #adulting and how it wasn’t so scary after all.
Clay Caldwell: Finding passion in Southern comfort

Clay Caldwell: Finding passion in Southern comfort

Clay Caldwell didn’t always know that he wanted to be a chef. Even though he grew up in a house where “love” was synonymous with good food, he was going…
Parenthood: Christel Gray - 'My Roadtrip to Parenthood again ... 22 years later'

Parenthood: Christel Gray - 'My Roadtrip to Parenthood again ... 22 years later'

Christel Gray shares her story of her road to achieving parenthood; the good, the bad and the ugly.
Parenthood: Janet Freeman - 'Learning to let you be you'

Parenthood: Janet Freeman - 'Learning to let you be you'

Janet tells a story about how parenting her daughter has lead her to confront her own internalized oppression.
Outdoor Misadventures: Jennifer Staufer and Adam Vonnahme - 'Survival Story'

Outdoor Misadventures: Jennifer Staufer and Adam Vonnahme - 'Survival Story'

Jennifer Staufer and Adam Vonnahme were on top of the world when they ascended Colorado fourteener Crestone Peak. The descent, though, was a dark one.  
Parenthood: Evie Eskridge - 'Three generations of rocking chairs'

Parenthood: Evie Eskridge - 'Three generations of rocking chairs'

Evie shares a story about the lives of our rocking chairs and how they relate to the generations of our families.

Past Events

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Outdoor Adventures

05/29/19

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Family (Early and Late Show)

02/20/19

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Fort Collins Storytellers Project: Love and Heartbreak

12/04/18

Tuesday

Holiday Stories

08/08/18

Wednesday

Parenthood

05/16/18

Wednesday

Food and Culture

02/21/18

Wednesday

Love and Heartbreak 2018

12/14/17

Thursday

Get it together

08/30/17

Wednesday

Back to school

05/31/17

Wednesday

Life in Fort Collins

02/15/17

Wednesday

Love & heartbreak

12/07/16

Wednesday

Going Home

09/21/16

Wednesday

Mental health

06/29/16

Wednesday

Outdoor Misadventures

03/16/16

Wednesday

Stories of home

12/10/15

Thursday

Foodie tales