2015 Holiday Spoken Word & Stories programs

Dec 16, 2015

Holiday Readings & Remembrances 2015

Weekdays at 9:35 am after Writer’s Almanac Public Radio 90 listeners tell stories recounting their holiday memories.

The Christmas Skater

Thursday, Dec. 24 at 3pm

Sherwin Sleeves has retired to a small cabin on top of Marked Mountain in LeMonday, New Hampshire. Every year at Christmas, he takes out his skates and goes for a ritual journey down a wilderness river...always hoping that a woman from his long ago past will finally agree to meet up with him at a certain special spot along the river. (30 min) Christmas Stories from Around the World Monday, Dec. 21 at 3pm Take a break from your mad holiday dash and listen to Christmas traditions from around the world. Join our Maryknoller guides as they describe some of the most memorable Christmases they have experienced. Hear stories from Sudan, Kenya, Indonesia, Guatemala, Venezuela, Tanzania, Nepal, and the Philippines. (30 min)