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Summer Reading 2023: “American Tall Tales and Songs” with Storyteller Katie Adams

July 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

"American Tall Tales and Songs" with Storyteller Katie Adams

The Gulfport Public Library hosts storyteller Katie Adams to present “American Tall Tales and Songs.” Audiences can step back in time to hear tales of the legendary lives of Paul Bunyon, Sally Ann Thunder Whilrwind Crockett, and Pecos Bill entwined with classic songs. Audiences thrill to big and bold stories of America’s mythical men and women of power and wonder. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Attendees can call 727-893-1074 for more information.

This Summer Reading 2023 program was sponsored in part by Florida Humanities with funds from the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities or the aforementioned entities.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

July 5 @ 3:00 pm -
July 5 @ 4:00 pm


Presenter Information:
Katie Adams, Storyteller
Event Fee:
Event Type:

Event Contact:

Julia Petit
(727) 893-1074

Event Venue:

Gulfport Public Library
5501 28th Ave. S
Gulfport, FL 33707 United States
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Venue Phone:
(727) 893-1074

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