Our Artistic Director, Bette Lou Higgins, is entering the Women's
Storytelling Contest for 2023 and needs your help. Nominees are
accepted based on number of votes, so please help her get there
The theme of the festival is "Perseverance" so she'll
be telling the story of Grandma
Emma Gatewood. What better example of perseverance than her
attempts at conquering the Appalachian Trail at 67 years old after
raising 11 children and surviving domestic abuse?
To cast your vote:
1. Go to the
Festival Page and click on "Nominate Storytellers Here"
2. Enter your name and email (they won't send you annoying emails)
3. Enter her name (Bette Lou Higgins) as the nominated storyteller
4. Where it asks for a website or an e-mail address enter our
enter her e-mail.
5. In the box where it asks for a link to an audio or video recording,
enter one or both of these recordings: WWII
story and/or a civil
war ghost story.
DEADLINE TO VOTE IS SEPTEMBER 30, 2022!
Thank you for helping to persevere to keep Emma Gatewood's memory
We're making a movie
about the first
woman to run for US president and we need your help! We started
our trail to tell her amazing story in 2018, but because of COVID,
we've had to scale back the scope of this project, but we're not
giving up! We plan to start work on the film in April, 2022 using
ALL donations received by March 31. So now's your chance if you
ever wanted to help make a movie! You
can make a tax-deductible donation to help us get Victoria's
story on film.
STARS THAN A HOLLYWOOD BLOCKBUSTER!
Valley Enterprises brings you the big names in history! Our stars
include Moses Cleaveland, Dr. John Lang Cassels, Margaret Bourke-White,
Grandma Emma Gatewood, Harriet Keeler, Dayton Miller, Rev. John
Rankin, The Van Sweringen Brothers, Alta Weiss and Victoria Woodhull.
Don't recognize these names? That's why we're here! We tell their
Be sure to check our calendar
page regularly to find a program near you.
to arrange for a program for your group? Just
email your request to us!
for in-home entertainment?
Check out our publications
TRAIL MAGIC documentary is
now available on DVD.
for complete information about upcoming presentations.
out more about us --
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are grateful to all our supporters
who help us tell the stories that others forgot! We invite you to join
this special group.
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