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On the Wings of Wishes

July 9, 2020

When
Thursday, July 9
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Where
Online Meeting

THIS EVENT HAS PASSED!

A storytelling event for all ages! Discover the magic of origami paper cranes.

Storyteller Andrea Kamens tells the the true story of Sadako Sasaki folding 1,000 paper cranes, as well as other related tales.

Andrea Kamens tells traditional, original, Jewish, and first-person stories that tremble with truth. Based in Boston, she’s on the board of The Story Space in Somerville, MA, the region’s longest running weekly venue. Andrea is a teacher, emcee, storytelling host, community volunteer, and mom of five. Since March, she has been an active member of Artists Standing Strong Together, a global initiative to support performing artists and audiences with the creation of new online communities and programs.

Watch now!

Missed the event—or just want to watch again? Andrea’s four crane stories are available for a limited time!

 

Berlin and the Thousand Paper Cranes

You’re invited to join us in a town-wide project of making 1,000 paper cranes, symbolizing a collective wish for health, hope, and peace. Learn more.

 

Video Chat

We will meet online with a video chat using Webex. If you have never used Webex before, it is very simple and user friendly. To use on a computer, you simply paste the link that we will provide to all registered patrons into your browser. For computer, no download required! To use on a smartphone or tablet, you will need to download the Cisco Webex Meetings app.