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The documentary, “Inside Story,” about Elaine Blanchard’s storytelling work with women inside the Shelby County Jail has won a regional Emmy Award. The film was created by Craig Leake and a talented group of film students at the University of Memphis. If you would like to see the documentary, contact Elaine to schedule a showing and a workshop for your church, school, civic organization or conference.

Upcoming Events:
Maggie Scott's Head Got Stuck
Elaine’s new book, Maggie Scott’s Head Got Stuck, is Illustrated by Robby McElhaney. The picture book is based on a true story about a little girl who knew how to do everything right. Purchase it here.

Watch for notices about a book signing event at Burkes Bookstore in September.

Elaine will be facilitating a group, “Formation For Ministry” this fall at Memphis Theological Seminary.

September 10: 2:00 Storytelling Workshop at Dove Health and Rehab in Collierville. A Creative Aging event.

Teaching a class on “Listening” at First Presbyterian Church, Sunday, September 20 at 10:00

October 7,14,& 21: Leading Wednesday Evening Program for Kingsway Christian Church (7887 Poplar Ave. Germantown, TN 38138) Catered meal at 6:00 followed by program. “Listening as a Way toward Peaceful Living.”

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