Megan Wells

Spoken Word for Inspiration Innovation and Insight

Circle of Excellence Winner

YOUR venue as well as:  

National Festivals

Regional Theaters

Chicago Symphony


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January 17, 7 pm:  SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE ADVENTURE OF THE SPECKLED BAND, Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Avenue, Flossmoor IL 60422

January 18, 9 am:  MAURA'S EYES, a journey though Ellis Island, Chauncey H Duker School 3711 Kane Avenue, McHenry, IL  60050

January 27, 2pm:  ALICE IN WONDERLAND, Woodstock Public Library, 414 W. Judd Street, WOodstock, IL 60098


February 2, 10 am:  LYFT, true story of WWII heroes, Vererans for Unification at the Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL

February 6, 10 am:  FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE, Crystal Lake Country Club, 721 Country Club Road, Crystal Lake, IL  60014

February 8, 9am:  INTERACTIVE FOLKTALES, Woodview Elementary School

February 21, noon: STORIES FOR A WINTER DAY, Brookdale Des PLaines, 800 S. RIver Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016 


March 6, 9am to noon:  RAY BRADBURY STORIES OF SPACE, Waukegan Public Libary

March 5, 9:30 am:  INTERACTIVE FOLKTALES, Notre Dame School, Clarendon Hills

March 7, 11:30 am; MAURA'S EYES, a journey through Ellis Island, Edgebrook Lutheran Church, 5252 W. Devon Avenue, Chicago, IL  60646

March 8, 9:30 am:  ELLIS ISLAND with Singer/Songwriter Amy Lowe, Romona School, 600 Romona Road, Wilmette, IL  60091

March 13, 1 pm:  ELLIS ISLAND with Singer/Songwriter Amy Lowe, Vernon Area Public Library, 300 Olde Half Day ROad, Lincolnshire, IL  60069

March 15, 11am:  MIEP GIES, the woman who found Anne Frank's Diary, North Shore Senior Center, 161 Northfield Road, Northfield, IL

March 19, 7 pm:  CELTIC MYTHS AND IRISH FOLKLORE, Schaumburg Township District Library, 1340 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg, IL  60193

March 20 through 23:  ELEANOR ROOSEVELT, STORYTELLING WORKSHOP, SCHOOL SHOWS, Daniel Boone Regional Library, 100 West Broadway, Columbia, MO  65205


April 3, 10 am:  FIRE IN BOOMTOWN with Singer/Songwriter Amy Lowe, Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL  60625

April 6, 10:30 am:  INTERACTIVE FOLKTALES FOR FAMILIES: La Grange Park Public Library

April 6, 6 pm:  TELLEBRATION, a celebration of stories, McHenry County Storytelling guild (Location to be announced).

April 9, 7 pm:  THIS MUCH IS TRUE, a personal storytelling venue at Mrs. Murphy's & Sons Pub, 3905 North Lincoln, Chicago, IL  60613.  Hosted by Scott Whitehair.

April 10, 1:30 pm:  MAURA'S EYES, a tale of immigration, Mather Lifeways at Portage Park location

April 11, 1 pm:  STORIES for SPRING, Brookdale Senior Center, Des Plaines location

April 12, 9:45 am, ELLIS ISLAND, with Singer/Songwriter Amy Lowe, McKenzie Elementary School, 649 Prairie Avenue, Wilmette, IL  60091

April 19, 1 pm:  FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE, Lifelong Learners, at Sun City, Prairie Lodge Fountain View, 12880 Del Webb Blvd, Huntley IL 60142

April 19, 5:30 pm:  MARY MAGDALENE, a Good Friday experience, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 8955 Columbia Avenue, Munster, IN 46321

April 25, 5pm: ELIZABETH HAMILTON, Keynote for  Illinois Society Daughters of the American Revolution, DoubleTree by Hilton, 10 Brickyard Drive, Bloomington, IL  61701

April 26 through 28: NORTHLANDS STORYTELLING CONFERENCE, Intensive Workshop, Hosting the Fairytale Swap, soaking up the amarts of my storytelling colleagues.  Pyle Center, University of Madison, Madison WI

April 30, 2 pm:  MIEP GIES, on finding Anne Frank's Diary, for Mather Lifeways, Evanston, IL

April 30, 6 pm:  WIZARD OF OZ and TALES OF WONDER, Homer Township Public Library, 14320 W. 151st Street, Homer Glen, IL 60491


May 1

(Stay tuned for more ... to be added soon.)



Contact storyteller Megan Wells in La Grange, Illinois, for details about her upcoming spoken word productions.