That's Why They Call Them Mothers: Stories of Kicka$$ Women

  • May 19, 2024 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Central Standard Time

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Mothering is more than runny noses and bandaging knees, though those are important, too. Being a mother, biological or other, requires ferocity, dedication, strength, and a deep willingness to try again. Join Laura Packer and friends for true and imagined stories about mothers, mothering, and why being a mother is heroic work.

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Sun, May 19, 2024 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Laura Packer

The stories we tell matter. Whether we are telling to kids, crafting a presentation for work, preparing for a concert, or something else entirely, what we say and how we say it is important. 

Listening matters. When we listen to each other we find understanding and compassion we might otherwise have missed. 

Storyteller, coach, and author Laura Packer has 30+ years of experience helping people create and share stories, listen to each other more deeply, and leading organizations and individuals to better stories and deeper self-understanding.. She understands the transformational power of storytelling and listening, and how they help us understand ourselves, each other, and the world.

In addition to her award-winning performance and writing work, Laura is an experienced coach and educator, helping people understand themselves, their stories, and their worlds.. Her coaching and teaching work ranges from storytelling to writing to creativity to social change and more, and has been described as "transformational."

As the sole proprietor of, Laura helps for- and non-profits identify, craft and hone their stories. Whether for marketing, recruitment, fund raising, leadership, or something else, every organization has stories that need to be told.

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