Speak Up storyteller: Jennifer Stanish

Our next Speak Up storytelling event is on Saturday, January 18, at 8:00 at Real Art Ways in Hartford.

Tickets can be purchased online here or purchased at the door, provided that we don’t sell out prior to Saturday.

This week we introduce you to the storytellers who you will be hearing from on Saturday night.

Hope to see you there!

Jennifer Stanish is a teacher, mentor, musician, songwriter, vocal performer, and nature lover. She received a Bachelor's Degree from the Hartt School at the University of Hartford, and her teaching certificate and Master's Degree in Elementary Education from CCSU. She adores her students and has spent her entire teaching career at Wolcott School in West Hartford, CT.  

Her most important role however is mother to her two children. When Jennifer is not in her classroom, she enjoys singing (especially blues and jazz), playing piano and saxophone, camping trips, hiking, bike riding, playing setback, taking pictures, and spending time with family and friends.  Jennifer is happiest when she is outdoors; day - night, winter- summer!  

She has been a resident of Southington her whole life and resides there with her husband, two children, and two funny cats.  A long-time performer, she is excited to do something a little bit different and is thrilled to be a part of Speak Up!