Halloween Happenings at The Storyteller's Cottage

Ghosts, goblins and monsters, oh my! This October we have filled our calendar with super fun and unique events to get literary lovers of all ages into the Halloween spirit. From story times and live storytelling to immersive vintage-inspired parties, you will want to attend at least one, if not all, of these festive happenings.


ALL ACCESS AUTHORS HALLOWEEN EDITION

Thu Oct 25th 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Do you love thrillers and mysteries? Come meet three talented local authors and hear them read from their latest scary books! Enjoy a light reception afterward, and feel free to bring wine to enjoy as well.

THIS MONTH: COZY UP WITH A THRILLER

Kathryn Orzech "Premonition of Terror" R.C. Goodwin "Model Child" Penny Goetjen "Murder on the Precipice"

$5 cover charge includes food & drink



VINTAGE HALLOWEEN MASQUERADE BALL

Saturday, October 27th / 8:00pm-11pm

Dress in your Halloween best and join us for a swanky (and possibly haunted) costume ball. Enjoy themed hors d'oeuvres and soft drinks, creepy ghost stories by candlelight, tarot card readings and more! BYOB

$40 for event ticket / $50 with Tarot card reading.


Fright School with children's author, Janet Lawler

October 27th / 11-12pm

More info and registration


LIVE STORYTELLING FOR KIDS:

Spooky, Scary Night with Motoko, Eshu and Tom Lee

Tuesday October 30th / 6:30-7:30pm

Children and parents BEWARE! Join us on the eve of All Hallows’ Eve, when ghosts, goblins, and witches walk amongst us. Three nationally-acclaimed storytellers pool their talents to scare your pants off! Recommended for children ages 8-13. Eshu Bumpus will take you to the dark side of Mother Africa. Motoko will tell you if a spooky doll from Japan can do you harm. Russian witch Baba Yaga will come alive in Tom Lee’s tales. Get ready for a BIG CHILL!

Tickets: $15

About Motoko and Eshu


About Tom Lee


LIVE STORYTELLING FOR ADULTS

Spooky Candlelight Stories with Motoko and Eshu


Get ready for a BIG CHILL! Love and malice, fantasies and spirits intermingle in dark and mysterious tales on the eve of All Hallows’ Eve, when the membrane between the worlds of the living and the dead become permeable. Three nationally-renowned storytellers take you on a perilous journey into the Shadows. Recommended for ages 14 and up.

Tickets: $20


Stephen King Get Together

Thu Oct 25th 7:00pm - 8:30pm



A fun and casual discussion group for singles and everyone who loves books, but does not want to commit to a continuous book club. Every month will have a different theme, such as a certain author or genre. Since Halloween is coming up and everyone is getting into a spooky scary mood, the first meeting topic will be Stephen King! BRING YOUR FAVORITE STEPHEN KING NOVEL, FRIENDS, SOME SNACKS AND DRINKS and exchange your thoughts with fellow book lovers in our beautiful Victorian Cottage.

Free Event

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750 Hopmeadow Street, Simsbury CT | (860) 877-6099

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