The Stockton Springs Community Library will present renowned storyteller Michael Parent on Tuesday, Aug. 9, at 9:30 a.m. as part of the library’s special weekly summer series for children. People of all ages will enjoy Parent’s presentation.

Michael Parent — storyteller, author and musician — draws upon his Franco-American heritage to perform a unique blend of stories, songs and one-man shows. Since 1977, Michael Parent has been telling stories from all over the world and singing songs in many languages.

He has received many awards including the American Library Association Notable Record Award, National Storytelling Network’s Circle of Excellence Award, Parents’ Choice Magazine Gold Award and others. He has participated in storytelling festivals throughout the United States. His original one-man shows include the Goofy Show, One More Thing and A Beautiful Game.

The event is free and everyone is welcome.

The Stockton Springs Community Library is an all-volunteer library located in the historic Colcord House on Main Street in downtown Stockton Springs.

For more information, visit or call 567-4147.