One of the ways that Marilyn enjoys sharing her gift for listening is through public and private events. She is available for conferences, workshops, expos, leadership training, and so much more.
Below, you will find some of Marilyn’s upcoming events, and if you would like to schedule her to speak or present at your upcoming event, please contact us.

Are you looking to expand your understanding of the current generation of young adults? Are you looking to experience local art & music? Listen into to the Hearts of Millennials at the Cocoon Gallery in Apex on Friday, September 27th from 5:30 to 9:00pm. 

The Heart & Art of Millennials event is hosted by Marilyn Shannon, Author of “In Just One Afternoon: Listening Into The Hearts Of Millennials,” with music from musician and Executive Director for Trees for the Triangle Dave Devlin Music and sculpture, painting and more from multimedia artist Amanda Wilson Art.

The Heart & Art Of Twins
Friday, November 8th 5:30 - 9:00pm
Cocoon Gallery, Apex

Featuring: Marilyn Shannon, Cynthia Bringle & Edwina Bringle

Meet Author Marilyn Shannon, Ceramic artist Cynthia Bringle and Textile artist Edwina Bringle for an evening of art, books and laughter. Talk with Marilyn about the stories and twins in her book, In Just One Afternoon, Listening into The Hearts Of Twins. Meet twins, Cynthia & Edwina, master artisans in their respective crafts and long-time contributors to both education in craft and the creation of beautiful and functional works of art in North Carolina. Touch and discuss creations by both Cynthia & Edwina and discover the wonderful yet challenging experiences of being twins that share so much while maintaining their individuality.