I'm an artist, a professional storyteller. ukulelist and globe trekker. My passion is creating immersive, uplifting experiences for fuller living.
Four years ago I stepped out of a thirty year career as a chemist into a full time career as an artist. I perform, I teach, I create, I innovate.
Beginning Jan 30, 2019 - Youth Beginner Ukulele 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM Sterling House Community Center, Stratford, CT (6 weeks)
Beginning Jan 30, 2019 - Adult Beginner Ukulele 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (6 weeks) Wooster Middle School. Stratford, CT (fee) Stratford Continuing Adult Education
Feb 1, 2018 10:10 - 11:50 AM Ukulele as a Musical Adventure Lifelong Learner (LLI )Program at Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Ave., Norwalk, CT free
Feb 19, 2019 1:00 PM Ukulele for Everyone - Lifelong Learners Series 1:00 - 2:30 PM Lovell Room- Stratford CT Public Library/Baldwin Senior Center, Stratford, CT.
Feb 22, 2019 10:15 - 11:45 AM Beginner Ukulele - Osher Waterbury at UCONN (fee) 8 weeks
Feb 22, 2019 1:45 - 2:30 PM Advanced Beginner Ukulele - Osher Waterbury at UCONN (fee) 8 weeks
Mar 7, 2019 6:30 PM "Solo Travel Bootcamp" Beacon Falls Public Library, Beacon Falls, CT
Beginning Mar 11, 2019, 1:10PM - 2:50 PM "Beginner Ukulele " Lifetime Learners Institute, Norwalk Community College, Norwalk, CT (Fee)
Beginning Mar 13th at 7:00 - 8:30 PM Advanced Beginner Adult Ukulele in Wooster Middle School, Stratford Adult Continuing Education (fee) Six Weeks
March 14, 2019 2:00 PM Solo Travel Workshop, Richmond Memorial Library, 15 School Drive, Marlborough, CT
Mar 21, 2019 6:00 PM "PechaKucha Night Bridgeport Volume 4, Bridgeport, CT, Barnum Museum, Bridgeport, CT
March 30, 2019, Northeast Storytelling workshop 'The Power of PechaKucha" co-presented with Bill Derry Plymouth, MA (conference fee)
March 30, 2019 7:15 PM - 9:00 PM Northeast Storytelling Sharing the Fire Olio Concert, Plymouth, Mass (fee).
June 5, 2019, 7 PM - 9:99 PM "So What Happened Was", Hosted by Asher Novek, Freddy's Bar, 627 5th Ave Bklyn, NY
Sept 13, 2019 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM - OLLI Cafe - "Untold Stories"- Lend Me Your Ear" UConn Waterbury Campus OLLI Cafe Lunch & Learn
"Nina's energy and high spirit were exciting and entertaining. Great ukulele teacher" - Student LLI at Norwalk Community College, Norwalk, CT
"You were so much fun and such a vibrant spirit!" - Ryan Kristafer, host CT Style TV program
"Delightful, unexpected presentation straight from the heart" - Stamford Positive Living Forum member.
"Nina's storytelling class is outstanding" - Workshop participant, Fairfield County Adult Continuing Education