Harvest Moon (Quinault) presenting at the 8th Annual NISA Festival - photo credit Treothe Bullock

The Northwest Indian Storytelling Association (NISA) 2014 Festival and Emerging Traditional Storytellers Workshops celebrates the ninth season of traditional storytelling in the Pacific Northwest. With friends and relatives joining us from around the region, generations come together to listen to and learn from one another, the craft of traditional storytelling woven into each day.

Wed Oct 8, 7:00-9:00 pm

Providence ElderPlace Gresham

17727 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97230


Thu Oct 9, 7:00-9:00 pm

Parkrose Community
United Church of Christ

12505 NE Halsey St, Portland, OR 97230


Fri Oct 10, 7:00-9:00 pm

PCC Cascade, Moriarty Auditorium

705 N Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97217


Sat Oct 11, 7:00-9:00 pm

Sun Oct 12, 1:00-3:00 pm

Native American Student and Community Center

710 SW Jackson St, Portland, OR 97201


For more information, and details on the Emerging Tribal Storytellers Workshops, visit https://wisdomoftheelders.org/nisa, email nisa@wisdomoftheelders.org, or call (503) 775-4014, and ask for Daniel. Visit brownpapertickets.com to purchase tickets now.


Sponsored by National Endowment for the Arts, Northwest Indian College, East Portland Action Plan, Wisdom of the Elders, Inc. and Northwest Indian Storytellers Association.


NEA     NW Indian College     East Portland Action Plan