Georgia Teachers of English to
Speakers of Other Languages

Carmen Agra Deedy Presents An Evening of Storytelling for Educators

  • 11/01/2018
  • 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
  • 100 N. Park Ave., Calhoun, GA 30701
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  • Carmen Agra Deedy performs for an audience of teachers.

Carmen Agra Deedy is a New York Times bestselling author and has been writing and traveling around the world telling stories for more than twenty years. Her books, including 14 Cows for AmericaThe Library DragonThe Yellow Star, and Martina the Beautiful Cockroach have received numerous awards and honors. Carmen has performed in many prestigious venues, but children are her favorite audience. Born in Havana, Cuba, she came to the United States as a refugee and like most immigrants sees the world from multiple perspectives. On November 1st, Carmen Agra Deedy performs an evening of enchanting storytelling for educators in GATESOL Regions 1 and 2.

There will not be a book sale at this event, but participants are welcome to bring their books for autograph. Carmen Agra Deedy will be happy to sign personal copies. This event is free of charge for to GATESOL members.

Free Child Care: The Gordon County Library is offering free registration for a children's activity to GATESOL members' children during this session. Children of all ages are welcome to register and participate in the activity while their parent is in the GATESOL session. Both this GATESOL session and the children's activity begin at 5:00 p.m. and end at 5:45 p.m. on November 1st. Please include the names and ages of all children registering for the children's activity at the time of registration for this GATESOL session. If you need to register additional children after your GATESOL registration is complete, please email Jennifer Pendergrass at

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