Folk Show Calendar 1.19.14

Jan 19, 2014

Thursday, January 23

>>>Vance Gilbert at the Flying Goose Brew Pub ~ New London, NH ~ 8pm


Friday, January 24

>>>Doc Rogers at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-763-2668

>>>Mark Wiley & His Bluegrass Friends (Bluegrass Jam) at the Garrison Players Theater ~ Rollinsford, NH ~ 6:30-9pm ~ 603-750-4278

Saturday, January 25

>>>Bill Staines at Del Rossi’s ~ Dublin, NH ~ 8pm ~

>>>Northern Roots Festival featuring Armand Aromin, Tony Barrand, Mia Bertelli, Carol Compton, Doug Creighton, Doug Cox, Andy Davis, Louisa Engle, The Gawler Family, Lydia Ievens, Roger Kahle, Andrea Larson, mary Lea, Megan MacArthur, Randy Miller Keith Murphy, Dan Restivo, Lissa Schneckenburger, Brendan Taaffe, and Becky Tracy Dances, Concerts and workshops at various locations in Brattleboro, VT ~ Beginning at noon and finishing with a 7:30pm concert. For more info,  or

>>>John Perreault at Red & Short’s ~ Dover, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-767-3305

>>>David Surette & Susie Burke at the Garrison Players Arts Center ~ Rollinsford, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-750-4278

>>>Live Greek Music Concert including a Belly Dancing Performance at Café Nostimo ~ Portsmouth, NH ~ 8-11pm ~ 603-427-9286

Sunday, January 26

>>>Bill Staines at the York Public Library ~ York, ME ~ 3-5pm

>>>The Yale Wiffenpoofs at the Kingswood Arts Center ~ Wolfeboro, NH ~ 603-569-2151

                                           Thursday, January 30

>>>Bela Fleck w/Brooklyn Rider at the Dana Center at St. Anselm’s College; 7:30;


Friday, January 31

>>>Bela Fleck w/ Brooklyn Rider at the Colonial Theater ~ Keene, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-352-2033

Saturday, February 1

>>>Jesse Peters  at Pleasant Valley Brewing ~ Saxtons River, VT ~ 802-869-4602


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

Every Monday


>>>Contra dance at the Town Hall, Nelson, NH, 8PM, 603-827-3044 or  Callers & musicians include Don Primrose, Jeffrey Petrovitch, Lisa Sieverts, Rich Hart, Bob McQuillen, Gordon Peery, Harvey Tolman, Lloyd Carr & Roger Treat

>>>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, 6:45 PM,  781-385-1480

>>>Scottish Country Dance /w John Bartholomew leading, Bill Tobin and Gary Apfel at The Town Hall ~ Fairlee, Vt. ~ 7:00 PM ~ 603-353-4647 or

Every Friday

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

>>>Scottish Dance /w Bill Tobin leading at The Town Hall ~ Lancaster, NH ~ 7:30 PM ~ 802-751-7671 or


Every Sunday

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


Thursday, January 23

>>>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

Friday, January 24

>>>Contradance w/ David Kaynor & The Greenfield Dance Band at the Guiding Star Grange, Greenfield, MA, 8pm, 413-367-9380 or

>>>Sacred Circle Dance at the Portsmouth Center for Yoga & the Arts, Portsmouth, NH, 7 PM,  603-664-2796

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

>>>Mad Robin Contradance at the First Congregational Church ~ Burlington, VT ~ 8pm ~

>>>Contradance w/ Frank Woodward, Rich Hart & The Milford Musicians at the Town Hall ~ Milford, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-487-2480 

Saturday, January 25

>>>Family Dance w/ Sheesham & Lotus and Adina Gordon at Tracey Hall ~ Norwich, VT.~ Potluck supper at 5:15, Family dance at 6pm, Contra at 8pm ~ 802-785-4607 or

>>>Contradance w/Linda Leslie & Arigana Highway at the Guiding Star Grange, Greenfield, MA, 8pm, 413-773-1671, ,Email:

>>>Contradance w/ Cuckoo’s Nest, Various callers, Tracy Hall, Norwich, VT., 8 PM,(All Dances are taught, beginners welcome clean, soft-soled shoes required, 802-785-4607 or

>>>Contradance w/ Marcie Van Cleave  & Jump Start at the Town Hall ~ Kingston, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-772-5355, 603-679-5448

>>>Contradance at the Town Hall, Warner, NH, Beginners Class: 7:30 PM, Dance: 8pm PM

>>>Peterborough Snow Ball ~ Callers: Will Mentor, Lisa Greenleaf, Warren Doyle, Steve ZakonAnderson ~ Bands: Arigana Highway, Nor’easter, Stringrays, Latter Day Lizards at the Town House ~ Peterborough, NH ~ Noon to Midnight ~

Sunday, January 26

>>>Contradance  at the Stone Church ~ Brattleboro, VT  ~ 7:30pm ~  802-257-9234 (year ‘round)

Friday, January 31

>>>Contradance w/ David Kaynor & The Greenfield Dance Band at the Guiding Star Grange, Greenfield, MA, 8pm, 413-367-9380 or

Saturday, February 1

>>>Contradance at the Town House, Peterborough, NH, 7:30PM:workshop, 8PM:dance,

>>>Contra w/ George Marshall & Wild Asparagus  at the Guiding Star Grange, Greenfield, MA, wkshp 8pm, dance 8:30pm,

>>>Contradance at the Town Hall ~ Deerfield, NH ~ 8PM ~ 603-463-4182, 603-679-1915

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