James Finn Garner can tell a story – you can click over to his website to learn more about his best-selling books, other writings and performances. Then, you can see Jim take the stage at Story Slam: A Benefit for Farther Foundation. Jim and a group of consummate storytellers will entertain our guests with tales of travel, adventure, mishap and discovery. While there, you can enjoy food, drink and the company of friends. Plus, you can take a chance to win vacation packages in our raffle.
Story Slam will take place on Thursday, October 16 from 7:00 – 10:00 pm at FitzGerald’s Nightclub at 6615 Roosevelt Rd. in Berwyn. Tickets start at $50 and include food, drink and entertainment.
James Finn Garner is a writer and performer from Chicago. His is perhaps best known for his book Politically Correct Bedtime Stories, which was an international best-seller, translated into more than 25 languages. His other books include the two Politically Correct sequels, Once Upon a More Enlightened Time and Politically Correct Holiday Stories; Apocalypse Wow!, as well as Tea Party Fairy Tales, and Honk Honk, My Darling: A Rex Koko, Private Clown Mystery. A former columnist with Chicago Magazine, his writing has appeared in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Playboy, National Public Radio, and the British Broadcasting Corporation.
Farther Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization providing scholarships to low-income students to inspire them to reach their highest aspirations through educational travel experiences.