Events

May
25
Fri
Folk College @ Juniata College
May 25 @ 3:00 pm – May 27 @ 5:00 pm
Folk College @ Juniata College
Folk College, held May 25 – 27 at Juniata College in central PA, is a fun and friendly weekend for folk musicians of all levels, from absolute beginner to professional level.
 
Visit us online (www.folkcollege.com) for all the details, which includes lots of workshops, 3 concerts, 2 coaching sessions, plus jamming, singing, and dancing.
 
Featured musician faculty: Guy Davis, Flor De Toloache, Matt & Shannon Heaton, Ari & Mia, Tyler Hughes & Sam Gleaves, Stuart Fuchs, Colebrook Road , and your hosts Simple Gifts.
 
Musicians of all instruments and levels are welcome, and there are also choices for non-musicians who want to listen, learn, and experiment with folk music. Each evening features a faculty concert followed by faculty-led jam sessions. Saturday after the concert, we hold a contradance with an open band.
 
You’ll also have an opportunity to be coached by a professional musician in a band setting and to perform in the student concert. 
May
26
Sat
Folk College Concert (Open to Public) @ Juniata College Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Folk College Concert (Open to Public) @ Juniata College Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts

A unique concert connected with Folk College.

Open to the public, with tickets available at the door.

Featured artists:

Matt & Shannon Heaton
Tyler Hughes & Sam Gleaves
Guy Davis
Flor De Toloache

Information available at www.folkcollege.com/concerts

Sep
7
Fri
Greenwood Furnace Folk Gathering @ Greenwood Furnace State Park
Sep 7 @ 3:00 pm – Sep 9 @ 1:00 pm
Greenwood Furnace Folk Gathering @ Greenwood Furnace State Park

Be part of Pennsylvania’s living musical tradition at Greenwood Furnace Folk Gathering, as you enjoy playing, singing, jamming, dancing, listening, learning and sharing your enthusiasm for folk music.

Whether you are a non-musician or an advanced player, you will find activities to suit your interests. We offer workshops and classes in nine time slots covering a range of styles and techniques, two concerts, a contra and square dance and many jam sessions.

Greenwood Furnace State Park provides rustic beauty and a fitting historic backdrop for our annual celebration of Pennsylvania Heritage Musicians. This year our Pennsylvania Heritage Musician award, for contributions to sustaining music through the generations, honors Ed Hansen.

Workshops require a fee.

Concert at 7 pm at the church free and open to the public.

Sep
14
Fri
Fiber ArtsFest Classes @ Huntingdon County Fairgrounds
Sep 14 – Sep 15 all-day
Fiber ArtsFest Classes @ Huntingdon County Fairgrounds

Fiber ArtsFest classes will be held on both Friday and Saturday, September 14 and 215. A variety of full and half-day workshops on both days offer instruction in different fiber art techniques for all levels of expertise.

For more information visit the Fiber ArtsFest website www.fiberartsfest.org or call the Huntingdon County Arts Council at 814-643-6220. Also you can follow details on Facebook at www.facebook.com/HuntingdonCountyFiberArts.


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