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Through the art of storytelling, Children at the Well enables young people to strengthen their empathy and find their voice so they can take their place as artistic, inclusive and effective leaders in this globally interdependent world.

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6:00 Doors open; mix and mingle
6:30 A delicious vegetarian dinner
7:15 A concert of story and song
8:00 Coffee and closing

Purchase tickets on Eventbrite

Alternatively, you may mail a check (written to 'WithOurVoice') to:
PO Box 271
Latham NY 12110

Admission is $50. Please specify "Winter Lights" in the memo line.

Click here to learn more about Winter Lights by listening to an interview on WAMC .

photo of cover of Our Stories Connect Children at the Well, along with WithOurVoice, Inc., is very proud to announce the publication of our guidebook Our Stories Connect: Creating Youth Storytelling Programs to Raise Confident, Compassionate and Capable Leaders. Five years in the making, we wrote it to provide inspiration for starting a program like C@W, and to give you the tools to do so!

Learn more here.

You can purchase Our Stories Connect on Amazon.

Click here to read a recent article about this book published in The Times Union.

  photo of Adah Hetko, Ayah Osman and Varun Mondaiyka Adah Hetko, Ayah Osman and Varun Mondaiyka will represent Children at the Well on Saturday, June 15, 2019 in the Story Grove at the Clearwater Festival in Croton-on-Hudson, NY.

Schenectady Clergy Against Hate, 2019 sponsor of Children at the Well, works to end hatred, division, and seek justice, unity, and collaboration around issues within our communities. It was awarded the 2019 Group Achievement Award by the Schenectady Human Rights Commission.

Here's a recent discussion about Children At The Well.

This is Children at the Well - intergenerational, inclusive, spontaneous

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After April 2019 performance            
Photo from 2007
C@W storytellers with co-founders Gert Johnson and Paula Weiss, and first coaches Mary Murphy and Marni Gillard, 2007.

Who We Are
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Photo of cover of the film Stepping Toward the Lion
For more info about this film, click here
Click here to read a 2015 article about Children at the Well
published in The Times Union.

Children at the Well is a program of WithOurVoice, Inc.

Funding provided, in part, by:

The Seymour Fox Memorial Foundation Chobani Shepherd's Gift Foundation

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Stewart's Shops

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Thank you to the shoppers at
Honest Weight Food Co-op who donated to Children at the Well through the bag tokens program.
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The design and maintenance of this web site are donated by
Kate Dudding.

**Please Note** The Children at the Well program encourages young people to use their unique voice to tell their stories, sometimes personal or difficult.
The views presented do not necessarily reflect the views of Children at the Well or WithOurVoice, Inc.