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Olga Loya: Love and Ghost Stories from South of the Border

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Menlo Park Main Library

800 Alma Street

Menlo Park, CA 94025

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Free event! The Menlo Park Library’s 2018 Storytelling Festival presents renown performer Olga Loya.

Hear tales that touch the heart and send shivers down the spine, including a story about family love, a legend of La Llorona, and the folktale about the flying skeleton. For adults and teens.

About Olga Loya
Olga Loya, a Latina storyteller, performance artist, writer and teacher,uses a mix of Spanish and English to share traditional tales from Latin America, as well as stories from her own varied and colorful life growing up in East Los Angeles. Olga uses her voice, body, and sometimes music and dance, to draw her audience into the imaginative and surprising worlds of the tales she tells. She performs and teaches workshops at schools,
businesses, museums, and festivals across the U.S. and beyond. Olga was the recipient of the National Network of Storytellers 2013 Oracle Award for The Circle of Excellence

This free program is funded by the Friends of the Menlo Park Library.

https://www.menlopark.org/storytelling

Throughout the month of October, the Menlo Park Library will celebrate the art of storytelling with a series of performances by professional tellers. Each Tuesday night at 7, a different performer will share tales at the Main Library, and there will also be storytelling on selected afternoons at the Belle Haven Branch Library.

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