The Portland Beacon, Portland, Michigan’s local news and information website, is teaming up with Portland Civic Players to host “Portland Stories.” This will be a live storytelling event dedicated to people, places and things that call this community home.
The live event will be held at the "Portland Community Theater" home of the Portland Civic Players, located at 231 Maple Street on Sunday, September 15th, 2019 at 2:00 PM, and will feature up to 8 local storytellers, each sharing an 8 to 10-minute story about Portland residents or a history.
Portland Stories will be part of Portland’s Sesquicentennial events. The event will be free to the public ,although a good will donation will be accepted at the event. Seating will be on a first come, first serve basis. We anticipate a full house. Donations received will be split 50/50 between The Portland Beacon and Portland Civic Players.