Demos and dinner, skill sharing, discussions and networking, places to speak out and spots to get away… Here is an overview of what to expect. The full conference schedule will be released in early May.

Bonus: Getting Unstuck

Getting Un-stuck: A workshop for meeting facilitators who want to grow their skills in helping their groups make decisions

Bonus: Heritage Foods Dinner

Kick back and explore Appalachia’s rich food heritage in Alderson after the first day of New Story with Lost Creek Farm.

Bonus: Alderson Night Out

For one night only, Alderson comes alive to welcome conference goers and community members alike! From 6-9 pm, wander through pop up shops, enjoy a square dance, or be entertained by a Boss Babes event just a hop skip and jump away from the Heritage Foods Dinner.


Join us for sessions galore at New Story 2018! New Story sessions are a chance for people with similar interests either within or between sectors to come together to share ideas. Whether you’re interested in youth leadership, community-based policy, or tourism, we’ve got something for you. DAY ONE Calling All Changemakers!: Create Your State Convergence … Continue reading Sessions