Ghoulies in the Coulies

The Bluff Country Tale Spinners will be sharing scary stories at Norskedalen’s Ghoulies in the Coulies on Oct. 24,25,26. Click here for more information:



In the storytelling world, Telebration is held in November. Our first Telebration will be held at the Pump House on Nov. 14.  Our theme is Stories from Around the World and we will feature Debra Morningstar, an Oneida teller, Kay Weeden, a Bi-lingual Spanish teller, and members of the Bluff Country Tale Spinners. For tickets and more information:

Celtic Stories and Songs

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, and because we all become Irish in March, the Storytelling Festival will host a night of Celtic Stories and Songs on March 14 at the Pump House. For tickets and information:

Kids Day in the Park

Each May members of the Bluff Country Tale Spinners provide stories for kids preschool and up at Myrick Park. This year (2020) our dates are: May 14,15,21,22. Schools are encouraged to book their time early in order to get the time and date they need. Children who are not yet in school or are home schooled are welcome to attend also. For more information or to book a time, contact Mary at or call her at 608-797-4688.

The Bluff Country Tale Spinners

Host of the La Crosse Storytelling Festival, the Bluff Country Tale Spinners, is a local guild whose mission is to encourage the art of storytelling. BCTS meet the second Thursday of each month at King Street Kitchens in La Crosse at 7:00. There is a short business meeting followed by stories. All level of tellers are welcome as are story listeners. If desired, tellers are given feedback on their story in a warm and welcoming environment.