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Folk Music and Dance Calendar 6.14.15

                   Wednesday, June 17

<<< Neko Case and Jennifer O’Connor, Prescott Park, 7 p.m.

Thursday, June 18

>>>Erica Brown Bluegrass Connection at North Church ~ Farmington, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-778-2006,

                                                       Friday, June 19

>>>David Surette & Susie Burke at Bass Hall ~ Peterborough, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ 603-924-3235,

>>>Decatur Creek at the Andover Community Coffeehouse ~ East Andover, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-735-5135

>>>Seth Glier, Deb’s House Concerts, Chesham, NH, 827-2905

Saturday, June 20

>>>Lucinda Williams at the Colonial Theater~ Keene, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-352-2033

>>>Erica Brown Bluegrass Connection at Deertrees Theater ~ Harrison, ME ~ 7:30pm ~ 207-583-6747,

>>>Don Watson at the Spireside Coffeehouse ~ Dunbarton, NH ~ 7:30pm ~

>>>New England Bluegrass Band at the Portsmouth Book & Bar ~Portsmouth, NH ~ 9pm ~ 603-427-9197,

>>>Southern Rail at Jean’s Playhouse ~ Lincoln, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ 603-745-2141,

>>>The Barefoot Movement (Bluegrass) at the Hooker Dunham Theater ~ Brattleboro, VT ~ 7:30pm ~ 802-387-1012,

>>>Red Molly at the Colonial Theater ~ Bethlehem,NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-869-3422,

>>>Concert to “Feed the Need” Featuring Voci Angelica Trio with special guests Decatur Creek

and Gerry Wile at the Mason Congregational Church, 3 Valley rd. Mason, 

                                                  Tuesday, June 23

>>>Keb’Mo’ at Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ Brownfield, ME ~ 8pm ~

>>>Susie Burke w/ the Seldom Playrights at the Blue Mermaid ~ Portsmouth, NH ~ 8pm ~

>>>Willie Watson w/Mikaela Davis at One Longfellow Square ~ Portland, ME ~ 8pm ~ 207-761-1757 ~

>>>Calan (Welsh) at the Tillotson Center ~ Colebrook, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-246-8998,

                                                                           June 24th

>>>Richard Thompson, Prescott Park, Portsmouth; 7

Thursday, June 25

>>>Shawn Colvin & Marc Cohn at the Capitol Center for the Arts ~ Concord, NH ~ 7:30pm ~

7:30pm ~

>>>Allysen Callery at the Portsmouth Book & Bar ~Portsmouth, NH ~ 9pm ~ 603-427-9197,

Friday, June 26

>>>Red Molly at Great Waters Music Festival ~ Anderson Hall ~ Wolfeboro, NH ~ 730pm  ~

>>>Jenny Lou Drew & The Damage Done (Americanaq, Indie-Folk, Vornish Folk) at One Longfellow Square ~ Portland, ME ~ 8pm ~ 207-761-1757 ~

>>>Tracy Grammar and Jim Henry, Marlborough Federated Church, 7 p.m.

Saturday, June 27

>>>Bill Staines  at the Wakefield Opera House ~ Sanbornville, NH ~ 7pm ~

  Wednesday, July 1

>>>Mary Chapin Carpenter with special guest Rose Cousins, The Music Hall, Portsmouth, a benefit for Americans United for Separation of Church and State, 436-2400

Yonder Mountain String Band, Prescott Park, 7 p.m.

Friday, July 3

>>>John Gorka at Great Waters Music Festival ~ Anderson Hall ~ Wolfeboro, NH ~ 7:30pm  ~

   Saturday, July 4

Steel Wheels, Prescott Park, Portsmouth, 7 p.m.

Sunday, July 5

>>>Harvey Reid at Hamilton House ~ South Berwick, ME ~ 5pm ~ 207-384-2454,

Sunday, July 12

>>>Milk Carton Kids, Prescott Park, Portsmouth, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, July 15

>>>Steve Earle and the Dukes, Prescott Park, Portsmouth, 7 p.m.

Friday, July 17

>>>Harvey Reid at the Gazebo ~ York Beach, ME ~ 7pm ~

Wednesday, July 22

>>>Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn, Prescott Park, Portsmouth, NH 7 p.m.

Friday, July 24

>>>The Buskers at Mills Falls Market Place ~ Meredith, NH ~ 5:30pm (Outdoor free concert)

>>> Devil Makes Three, Prescott Park, Portsmouth, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, July 29

>>>Trampled By Turtles, Prescott Park, Portsmouth, 7 p.m.

Friday, August 7

>>>The Buskers at Mills Falls Market Place ~ Meredith, NH ~ 5:30pm (Outdoor free concert)

Wednesday, August 12

>>>Matt Anderson, Prescott Park, Portsmouth, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, August 19

>>>Bruce Cockburn, Prescott Park, Portsmouth, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, September 9

>>>Della Mae, Prescott Park, Portsmouth, 7 p.m.

Saturday, November 7

>>>Harvey Reid & Joyce Andersen at First Parish Church ~ Newbury, MA ~ 7:30pm ~

Saturday, December 5

>>>Harvey Reid at One World Coffeehouse ~ Essex, MA ~ 8pm

Thursday, December 17

>>>Harvey Reid & Joyce Andersen at the Flying Goose ~ New2 London, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-526-6899,



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, Gordon Peery, Harvey Tolman, Lloyd Carr & Roger Treat Note: August Dances will be held at Heberton Hall in Keene.

>>>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

>>>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

____________________________________________________________________ Friday, June 19

>>>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


Saturday, June 20

>>>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:

Thursday, June 25

>>>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, June 26

>>>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

>>>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, June 27

>>>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

Sunday, June 28

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


Kate has been hosting The Folk Show since 1995. In addition to her studio work, Kate emcees festivals and concerts throughout the Northeast.
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