Folk Music and Dance Calendar 11.6.16

Nov 7, 2016

>>>Wild Eagles Blues Jam at the Stone Church ~ Newmarket, NH ~ 7:30pm ~

>>>Hootenanny at the Salt Hill Pub ~ HanoverNH ~ 6pm

>>>Bluegrass Jam at McNeill’s Brewery ~ Brattleboro, VT ~ 8:30pm ~

Every Tuesday

>>>Bluegrass Jam at the Stone Church ~ Newmarket, NH ~ 9pm ~           

>>>Celtic Music Jam at Harlow’s Pub ~ Peterborough, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ 603-924-6365,

Every Wednesday

>>>Celtic & Old Timey Music Jam at DelRossi’s ~ Dublin, NH ~ 6pm  603-563-7195

Every Thursday

>>>Live Irish Music(Family Friendly) w/Various Musicians including Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki and Jim Prendergast  at the Stone Church ~ Newmarket, NH ~ 6pm ~

>>>Bluegrass Jam at Harlow’s Pub ~ Peterborough, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-924-6365,

>>>Traditional Irish Set at the Salt Hill Pub ~ Newport, NH ~ 6pm

Every Saturday & Sunday

>>>Open Irish Session at Beara Irish Brewing Company  ~ Portsmouth, NH ~ 2-7pm ~ 857-342-8272,

Thursday, November 10

>>>Jake Shimabukuro (ukulele) at the Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ Brownfield, ME ~ 8om ~ 207-935-7292,

>>>The Buskers, Pitman’s Freight Room, Laconia. 8pm. doors open at 7.

Friday, November 11

>>>Jonathan Edwards at the Peterborough Players Theater ~ Peterborough, NH ~ 8pm ~

>>> Jake Shimabukuro, Colonial Theater, Keene, NH; 8 p.m. 352-2033,

>>>Capitol Steps, Flying Monkey, Plymouth, NH

>>>The Buskers, Mad River Coffee Roasters, Campton. 7-9 pm.

>>>  Camp Back Up Allstars : Skip Gorman, David Surette, Susie Burke, Gordon Peery, Kate McLeod, Roger Kahle, Randy Miller, Bass Hall, 19 Grove Street, Peterborough,

Saturday, November 12

>>>Craig Werth and Deerfield Town Hall, Deerfield, NH 7:30 PM,  includes amazing deserts and beverages. Call 603-463-9804 for reservations. or write to

>>>The Buskers, The Common Man in Ashland. 8-11 pm.

>>> Doc Rogers,  Stone Arch Bakery in West Leb. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

                                     Sunday, November 13th

<<<Julie Snow, cd release concert, Nelson Town Hall; 4 p.m.

<<<Eric McDonald, Liz Faella and Dan Faella, Upper Valley Music Center’s Mandolin, Fiddle and Guitar Extravanza:  11:00 to 7 p.m. 63 Hanover Street, Lebanon;

  Thursday, November 17th

>>>Cricket Tell the Weather, Nelson Town Hall, 7:30 p.m.

  Friday, November 18th

>>>Del and Dawg, (Del McCourty and David Grisman)Songs and Stories, Colonial Theater, Keene, 352-2033; 8 p.m.

>>>Tom Pirozzoli and Friends, Flying Goose Brew Pub, New London, NH;  8 p.m. Benefit for Camp Coniston; 526-6899

Sunday, November 20

>>>The Boxcar Lilies at Deb’s House ~ Harrisville, NH ~ 6pm

>>>The Boxcar Lilies at Deb’s House ~ Harrisville, NH ~ 6pm

Friday, December 2

>>>John Gorka w/Lucy Wainwright Roche at the Peterborough Players Theater ~ Peterborough, NH ~ 8pm ~

            Thursday, December 8

>>>Peter Yarrow, Bellows Falls Opera House, Bellows Falls, Vermont;

Saturday, December 10

>>>Bill Staines at the Linden Tree Coffeehouse ~ Wakefield, MA ~ 8pm 781-246-2836

Saturday, January 7

>>>Bluegrass Night w/ Mile Twelve & Local Freight at the Linden Tree Coffeehouse ~ Wakefield, MA ~ 8pm ~ 781-246-2836


Note: Most dance locations require clean soft-soled shoes and do not allow street shoes. Partners not required.

Every Monday

>>>Contra dance w/ various Callers & Musicians at the Town Hall, Nelson, NH, 8PM, 603-827-3044 or  NOTE: Nov. 4th dance is cancelled

>>>Clogging  at Dance In Motion Dance Studio ~ Randolph, Vt. ~ 6:45 PM, workshop 6:00 PM ~ 802-522-2935,

Every Wednesday

>>>Scottish Country Dance /w Loren Wright leading at The Church of the Good Shepherd ~ Nashua, NH ~ 7:00 PM ~ 603-891-2331 or

>>>Scottish Country Dance /w Bernard McGrath leading at The Westminster Center School ~ Westminster, Vt ~ 7:30 PM ~ 603-352-9371 or 802-463-3078

>>>Contradance at the Richard W. Black Center, Hanover, NH, 7 PM,  781-385-1480

>>>Line Dancing at the Gilford Public Library ~ Gilford, NH ~ 9am ~ 603-524-6042

Every Friday

>>>Scottish Country Dance at The Community Parish House ~ Greenland, NH ~ 8:00 PM ~ 603-773-9795 or

>>>Set Dancing Lessons & Practice Dance at the Durham Universalist Church ~ Durham, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-749-1038,  Thru Dec 4

Every Saturday

>>>Contra Square Dance at the Tamworth Townhouse ~  Tamworth, NH ~ 8 PM ~ July & August ~ 603-323-8023

Every Sunday

>>>Circle Dance at Neskaya ~ Franconia, NH ~ 3:30pm ~  603-823-5828

>>>Line Dancing at the Starr King Unitarian Meeting House ~ Plymouth, NH ~ 4pm ~ 603-536-1179

Thursday, November 10

>>>Circle Dancing  at 7:30 p.m. at the Milford Unitarian Church . Every dance is taught and beginners are welcome. No partners needed. Contact is Mary Kuhn and her phone number is 603-487-2732. Email

>>>Contradance  at the Guiding Star Grange ~ Greenfield, MA ~ 8pm ~  802-451-0822,

Friday, November 11

>>>Scottish Country Dance at The Unitarian Church ~ Keene, NH ~ 7:30 PM ~ 603-352-3237 or

>>>Contradance at the Londonderry Senior Center, Londonderry, NH, 8pm, 603-529-1586,

>>>Contradance at the Edmunds Middle School ~ Burlington, VT ~ 8pm ~ 802-496-2523

>>>Contradance  at the Guiding Star Grange ~ Greenfield, MA ~ 8pm ~  802-451-0822,


Saturday, November 12

>>>Contradance w/ Dave Eisenstadter & Moving Violations at Tracy Hall, Norwich, VT., 8 PM,(All Dances are taught, beginners welcome clean, soft-soled shoes required, 802-785-4607 or

>>>Contra at Old Town Hall ~ Gilmanton, NH .~ 8:00 PM ~ 603-267-7227

>>>Contra at The First Unitarian Society ~ Exeter, NH ~ 8:00 PM with workshop at 7:30 PM ~ 603-679-1915

>>>Contradance at the Town Hall, Nelson, NH workshop:7:30PM, dance 8PM,

>>>Contradance w/  Northern Spy, David Millstone calling, Tracy Hall, Norwich, VT., 7:45 PM All Dances are taught, beginners welcome clean, soft-soled shoes required, 802-785-4607 or

>>>Contradance at the Wescustogo Hall, North Yarmouth, ME, Potluck at 7:30, Dance at 8:30pm, 207-233-4325 or

>>>Contra w/Mary Wesley at the Town Hall ~ Cornwall, VT ~ 7pm ~ 802-453-2856

>>>Contradance  at the Guiding Star Grange, Greenfield, MA, 8pm, 413-369-4369,

Sunday, November 13

>>>English Country Dance w/ Dave Bateman, Amy Cann & Ray Salvo at the West Street Ward House ~ Concord, NH ~ 6pm ~ 603-397-0042

>>>Contradance  at the Stone Church ~ Brattleboro, VT  ~ 7:30pm ~  802-257-9234

Friday, November 18

>>>Mill City Contradance at the Waumbec Mill, Manchester, NH, Beginners workshop 7:30Pm, dance, 8PM, 603-595-4484 or

>>> Contradance  at the Town Hall, Warner, NH, 7:30PM, 603-456-3098

>>>Contra w/ Chip Hedler, David Carpenter & David van Houten at the Town Hall ~ Franconia, NH ~

>>>Contradance at Grace Episcopal Church ~ Manchester, NH ~ 8pm ~

Saturday, November 19

>>>Contradance w/ Rebecca Lay at the Capital City Grange, Montpelier, VT, 8pm, 802-744-6163,

>>>Contradance at the Tin Mountain Conservation Center, Albany, NH, 7:30 PM, No partner needed. (603)447-2295, 207-625-2039 

>>>Contradance  at the East Concord Community Center, Concord, NH, 8pm, 603-225-4917 , , website: