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Moose ballon animals were given out to all of the Canadian audience members.
Moose ballon animals were given out to all of the Canadian audience members.

NYC Canadian Expats: Photo from the Yum's the Word Storytelling Event

Shani Friedman & Robin Gelfenbien

The New York City Canadian Expat attended a unique event on January 16th from a story telling event called "Yum's the Word".The show in which the birthday of one chosen audience member is celebrated with a unique fusion of old-fashioned fun and modern live storytelling -- and it's gaining in popularity with each monthly installment. The theme of this uniquely Canadian themed show was Moose Tracks.

The show is hosted by Robin Gelfenbien, who started hosting the monthly shows at Le Poisson Rouge in Greenwich Village in 2011.You can read more about Robin and her show here.

Thanks to Shani Friedman and Robin for providing event photos.

Robin Gelfenbien
Comedic Storyteller
http://www.robingelfenbien.com
http://www.yumsthewordshow.com
@RobinGelfenbien

Pictured left to right Martin Dockery, Ophira Eisenberg [Canadian and Host of NPR's Ask Me Another], Robin Gelfenbien (Creator and Host of Yum's the Word), Melanie Hamlett and Slash Coleman.
Pictured left to right Martin Dockery, Ophira Eisenberg [Canadian and Host of NPR's Ask Me Another], Robin Gelfenbien (Creator and Host of Yum's the Word), Melanie Hamlett and Slash Coleman.

Cakes include one with Candied Bacon pieces in Maple Ice Cream made with Canadian maple syrup; one made with Tim Hortons doughnuts, chocolate ice cream and cookie dough ice cream; and the last one was Moose Tracks and Salted Caramel Truffle ice cream with crushed pretzels and crushed graham crackers.
Cakes include one with Candied Bacon pieces in Maple Ice Cream made with Canadian maple syrup; one made with Tim Hortons doughnuts, chocolate ice cream and cookie dough ice cream; and the last one was Moose Tracks and Salted Caramel Truffle ice cream with crushed pretzels and crushed graham crackers.

The birthday girl, Tali, was wearing the main moose balloon animal on her head.
The birthday girl, Tali, was wearing the main moose balloon animal on her head.