Bill Holt tells a fishing tale at Odie’s Deli on Friday, June 2, 2017 in Soldotna, Alaska. Holt was among the seven storytellers in the latest session of True Tales Told Live, an occasional storytelling event co-founded by Pegge Erkeneff, Jenny Nyman, and Kaitlin Vadla. (Ben Boettger/Peninsula Clarion file)

Bill Holt tells a fishing tale at Odie’s Deli on Friday, June 2, 2017 in Soldotna, Alaska. Holt was among the seven storytellers in the latest session of True Tales Told Live, an occasional storytelling event co-founded by Pegge Erkeneff, Jenny Nyman, and Kaitlin Vadla. (Ben Boettger/Peninsula Clarion file)

Storytelling series returns with tales about ‘making the most of it’

The next True Tales, Told Live will be held Friday, April 12 at The Goods Sustainable Grocery starting at 6:30 p.m.

The next True Tales, Told Live will be held Friday, April 12 at The Goods Sustainable Grocery starting at 6:30 p.m.

Titled “Good as it Gets,” this session will be themed around “stories of making do, making up and making the most of it,” according to a release. Each installment of True Tales, Told Live features local storytellers sharing real stories about things that happened to them without using notes.

The event, long held multiple times a year before the COVID-19 pandemic, returned from hiatus last year with “In A Pickle” in May and “Lucked Out” in October.

Admission is free, though seats are limited. On Facebook, the group wrote that it’s “not a bad idea to bring your own chair.”

There are also still spots available for storytellers — those with a suitable story can contact jneyman@kdll.org or kaitlin@inletkeeper.org to sign up.

For more information, find “True Tales Told Live” on Facebook. Some previous storytelling sessions can be streamed at kdll.org.

Reach reporter Jake Dye at jacob.dye@peninsulaclarion.com.

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