A Community Building Event.

Our Black Fly Story Hours have been community builders and wonderful fund-raisers. Thank you to the 80+ story tellers, and all the audience members who have made every event memorable over the past four years.

October 25, 2019 – Black Fly Story Hour #9 was another sold out success. Thornton Wilder Center for the Arts YouTube Channel

For excellent photos from Black Fly #9: visit Hannah Jean Photography.

Following are photo collages from the Black Fly Story Hour courtesy of Hannah Jean Photography. Hannah Henderson, CVHS ‘ 2015, did a great job on these photos and has generously made them available for preview. If you would like to purchase a photo from Hannah to help support her photography career, you may do so at https://hannahjeanphotography.pixieset.com/blackflystoryhour

Missed our last event? You can watch all of the Black Fly Story Hour videos online! Click here to watch a playlist of stories from our many Black Fly Story Hour events.

Photos are courtesy of Hannah Henderson Photography

Click on the story title for a video of the story telling!

Rob Eichler, ConValVpac President: Introduction.

Tricia Rose Burt: Emcee and storyteller extraordinaire.

Jamie Trowbridge:

Learning to Sail

Tim Clark

Gigi’s Hand

Pastor Shayna Appel


Jessica Fiasconaro (not pictured): “The Help

October 27, 2017 – Black Fly Story Hour #5.

March 24, 2017 – Black Fly Story Hour #4.

October 21, 2016 – Black Fly Story Hour #3.

January 8, 2016 – Black Fly Story Hour #2. 

Click on the story titles below to view these stories.
(photos courtesy of Gary Ciocci)


Contact Martha Eichler at martha_gunn@comcast.net.