These are some of the reactions from people who have heard
the storytelling of Bob Gasch. Since 1971, he has been visiting schools, libraries and
organizations form Alaska to Louisiana and Colorado to Northern Ireland. His presentations
have been helping people become more aware of and interested in history, reading, writing
Bobs background includes:
Classroom teaching with Kindergarteners, first graders and special
Over 25 years of working with the YMCAs camping program here
and in Northern Ireland for which he has received both organization and community awards
for his outstanding contributions.
Being a featured storyteller at Irelands National Storytelling
Keynote speaker at the Colorado Educational Media Associations
1993 State Convention
Being on Historic Murphys Landing (Shakopee, MN) board of
Fulfilling various responsibilities with the Western Hennepin
Pioneers Association (Long Lake, MN)
Owning a Colorado gold mine and belonging to the Clear Creek County
Metal Mining Association (Idaho Springs, CO).
Membership in various regional and national storytelling
Adding to his eclectic childrens book collection
Collecting copies of radio shows from the 30s, 40s, and
Rescuing and restoring historic log cabins and timber from barns,
including his 1860 hand hewn oak, log cabin home.