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Folk Music and Dance Calendar 7.5.15


Thursday, July 9

>>>Carol Noonan w/ Duke Levine  & Kevin Barry at Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ Brownfield, ME ~ 8pm ~

>>>Liz & Dan Faiella at Odell Park ~ Franklin, NH ~ 6:30pm~

>>>Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki Trio at Kelley Park ~ Bristol, NH ~ 6:30pm ~ In case of rain, concert will be held at the Bristol Old Town Hall

>>>Doc Rogers, Henniker Town Square Gazebo; 3 to 6 p.m.

>>>Bluegrass Gospel Project, Festival on the Green (actually being held at the Town Recreation Field). Middlebury, Vermont, 7 p.m.

>>>Jeremy Kittel Band,  First Congregational Church, Thetford, VT;

Friday, July 10

>>>Catie Curtis at Jonathan’s ~ Ogunquit, ME ~ 207-646-4777

>>>The Milk Carton Kids at Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ Brownfield, ME ~ 8pm ~

>>>People Like You (Folk Rock) at the Portsmouth Book & Bar ~ Portsmouth, NH ~ 9pm ~ 603-427-9197

>>>Kim Wallach at the Federated Church of Marlborough ~ Marlborough, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-876-3863

>>> The Wood Brothers, Colonial Theater, Bethlehem; 8 p.m/ 603-869-3422

>>>Hot Tuna,  with Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams, Flying Monkey, Plymouth, NH;

Saturday, July 11

>>>Tom Rush at the Booth Bay Opera House ~ Booth Bay, ME ~ 7:30pm ~ 207-633-5159

>>>Steve Earle & The Dukes at Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ Brownfield, ME ~ 8pm ~

>>>Audrey Drake at the Back Room at the Mill ~ Bristol, NH ~ 7:30pm ~  603-744-0405

>>>Fellswater (Celtic) at the Park Avenue Congregational Church ~ Arlington, MA ~ 8pm ~

>>>Ameranouche at the Back Room at the Mill ~ Bristol, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ 603-744-0405,

>>>Decatur Creek will be returning to the Newbury Old Home Day celebration once again this year. 11:30 am - 12:30 pm; Newbury's Old Home Day is their biggest annual community gathering. The day is filled with many events culminating with a dinner of chicken and roast pig.  Further info at and

Sunday, July 12

>>>Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki Trio at Governor’s Inn ~ Rochester, NH ~ 4pm ~


Wednesday, July 15

>>>Jennifer Licko (Scottish) at the Town Hall ~ Nelson, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ 603-352-8616,

>>>Makem & Spain at the Bethel Celtic Concerts ~ Bethel, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-824-2328,


Thursday, July 16

>>>Makem & Spain at the Stratton Community Center ~ Stratton, ME ~

>>>Steep Canyon Rangers at the Booth Bay Opera House ~ Booth Bay, ME ~ 7:30pm ~ 207-633-5159

>>>Sam Bush at Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ Brownfield, ME ~ 8pm ~

>>>Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki at Irish Night at the Stone Church ~ Newmarket, NH ~ 6pm ~ 603-659-6321

>>> Drowned Valley and the Joshua Incident at the Seacoast Science Center, 570 Ocean Blvd., Rye, 6pm-8:30pm. Atlantic Grill Music By The Sea concert series: 603.436.8043




Friday, July 17

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

>>>Makem & Spain at One Longfellow Square ~ Portland, ME ~ 207-761-1757 ~

>>>John Sebastian at Jonathan’s ~ Ogunquit, ME ~ 207-646-4777

                                                                       Saturday, July 18th

>>>: The Joshua Incident at Portsmouth Book and Bar, 40 Pleasant St., Portsmouth, 9pm-11:30pm.  603.427.9197

Sunday, July 19

>>>David Surette w/ Jeremiah McLane, Sarah Blair & Dominique Dodge at the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site ~ Cornish, NH ~ 2pm ~

>>>Great Bay Sailor & Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki at Trinity Church ~ York Harbor, ME ~


Friday July 31: Hilton Park with The Joshua Incident at The Stone Church, 5 Granite Street, Newmarket, 9pm-12am. $6. 603.659.7700


    Thursday, July 30

 >>>Bluegrass Gospel Project, Front Porch Concert Series held on the town green. Lebanon, NH  7 pm start time. Free and open to the public. Rain site available. For ticket info, directions to concert locations, and all that good stuff, please visit the BGP website at

                                                                             Friday, July 31

>>>Friday July 31: Hilton Park with The Joshua Incident at The Stone Church, 5 Granite Street, Newmarket, 9pm-12am.  603.659.7700


                                 Saturday, August 15th

<<<Mary Flower, Rich Del Grosso and Martin Grosswendt , House Concert @ 1193 County Road, New London, NH;


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

Every Friday

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

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


Thursday, July 9

>>>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, July 10

>>>Contradance w/ Ron Blechner & Steam at the Guiding Star Grange, Greenfield, MA, 8pm, 518-338-8827

>>>Contradance w/ Alice Morris, Randy Miller & Roger Kahle at the Londonderry Senior Center, Londonderry, NH, 8pm, 603-529-1586,  >>>Contradance at the Edmunds Middle School ~ Burlington, VT ~ 8pm ~ 802-496-2523

Saturday, July 11

>>>Contradance w/Mary Wesley & Steam at the Guiding Star Grange, Greenfield, MA, 8pm, 413-773-1671, ,Email:

>>>Contra /w Rickey Holt and Stone Soup 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 at the Wescustogo Hall, North Yarmouth, ME, Potluck at 7:30, Dance at 8:30pm, 207-233-4325 or

Sunday, July 12

>>>English Country Dance /w Dave Bateman & Justine Paul at Presidential Oaks ~ Concord, NH ~ 5:30 PM ~ 603-433-2735 or

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

Friday, July 17

>>>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

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

Saturday, July 18

>>>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:

>>> Contradance w/ Linda Leslie & Moving Violations at the Guiding Star Grange, Greenfield, MA, 8pm,  

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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