The next Campfire is
August 21st, 2019!
7:30pm Doors Open
Swing through before doors open so you can get a drink, checked in, and visit with our team and other guests.
The main event! Our speaker takes the stage and transports the room directly into their story.
9:00 PM - ? Connect
Relax, debrief, and connect with other guests
A live Campfire event is like…
TED with less data
The Moth with conversation
A Church sermon without religion
Announcing our Season 9 Campfire Fellows answering the question
“How do we move beyond the labels people give us?”
Born and raised in the super-cool city of Saint Louis, Delores Martin is an energetic community member, mother, and business woman. Having spent much of her life in insurance sales, she now has fun selling Mary Kay cosmetics. Delores is committed to helping Saint Louis youth. She volunteers for the city’s “ready reader” program in kindergarten classrooms, as well as with the Metro Leadership League where she empowers teen girls to make better life choices. She loves seeing the joy and spark in her listener when they identify with the story she tells.
Deborah Taffa moved to Saint Louis from Albuquerque, New Mexico, in 2002. Originally from the Yuma Indian Nation in southeastern California, she is a late bloomer who received her undergrad and graduate degrees in creative writing after having five children. She currently teaches at Webster University and is working on a memoir about her childhood life on the reservation. Visit her at www.deborahtaffa.com