FORT HUNTER - Storyteller Megan Hicks will perform at the Schoharie Crossing Visitor Center at 6 p.m. Sunday as part of the Not Just For Kids Storytelling Series.
Hicks was featured as a New Voice at the National Storytelling Festival in 2011. Her past performances include shows at regional stages throughout the United States and international programs on three continents, a news release said.
Her awards include a Parents' Choice Silver for the CD "What Was Civil About That War," which was also a 2005 finalist for an Audies Award in the category of Best Original Work. She also received a Storytelling World Honor Award and was named National Storyteller of the Year, according to the release.
Hicks has also made origami jewelry since 1986. She has created workshops and performances around the art of origami, the release said.
The Not Just For Kids Storytelling Series continues for two more Sundays with Bob Reiser and Jo Doolittle. All performances are held rain or shine at the Schoharie Crossing Visitor Center at 6 p.m., with refreshments following the performance.
The program is sponsored by The Friends of Schoharie Crossing, Stewart's Shops, L'Ultimo, Southside Food Company, the Garden Bug, Karen's Produce and Dolci Bakery. The program also received support from Saratoga Arts through its Fulton Montgomery Arts Grant Program.
For more information about this event, call the visitor center at 829-7516. For more information about New York state parks, visit the website at www.nysparks.com.