Blake Friis

Storyteller. Activist. Loss Survivor.


Mar
10
7:00 PM19:00

Free State Story Slam

Real stories, live & uncensored.

Extraordinary, witty, suspenseful. This is a don’t-miss occasion to hear raconteurs step up to the mic to bring laughs, tears, surprise, amazement, and the occasional awkward moment. All are welcome, bring a tale to tell on the theme for the evening, or just come to listen. Never the same story, or evening, twice. Adults, 18+ only. Live music starts at 7pm, Slam at 7:30pm. Cocktails throughout. Donations encouraged!

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Feb
10
7:00 PM19:00

Free State Story Slam

Real stories, live & uncensored.

Extraordinary, witty, suspenseful. This is a don’t-miss occasion to hear raconteurs step up to the mic to bring laughs, tears, surprise, amazement, and the occasional awkward moment. All are welcome, bring a tale to tell on the theme for the evening, or just come to listen. Never the same story, or evening, twice. Adults, 18+ only. Live music starts at 7pm, Slam at 7:30pm. Cocktails throughout. Donations encouraged!

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Nov
19
10:00 AM10:00

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day

Brady Fellowship Hall, lower level
Free -- Open to all who want to learn more

As a featured panelists, Blake will share his reaction to the documentary, "Life Journeys: Reclaiming Life After Loss," as well as his personal experiences related to suicide loss

RSVP: M.Epstein.LMSW@gmail.com

Sponsored by Healing After Suicide support group of Lawrence, KS
http://marciaepstein.biz/counseling-services/suicide-bereavement-support/

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Nov
11
7:00 PM19:00

Free State Story Slam

Topic: Pain/Pleasure

This is a don’t-miss occasion to hear and share whoppers, MOTH–style. Raconteurs step up to the mic to bring laughs, tears, surprise, amazement, and the occasional awkward moment. All are welcome.

Adults, 18+ only. Live musicstarts at 7pm, Slam at 7:30pm. Cocktails throughout. Donations encouraged!

 

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