First Annual Special Event, June 2004

John Patterson gesturing

John Patterson, our friend and guiding spirit for many years, made a special trip from his home in Vermont to emcee our June 2004 Special Event.

Below, John thanks Jess Hayden, SFMS Executive Director.

John Patterson hugs Jess Hayden Bart Carpenter speaks

(LEFT) Bart Carpenter, SFMS President at the time, speaks.

John Patterson speaks

(RIGHT) John Patterson entertains us with humorous stories from the 20 year history of the Susquehanna Folk Music Society.

Katherine Pearson speaks

Silent Auction Coordinator Katherine Pearson bounced back from a bone-busting bike wreck to introduce the auction.


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Funding Acknowledgments

logos: Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Cultural Alliance of York County, Cultural Enrichment Fund

The Susquehanna Folk Music Society (SFMS) is supported by our members and many generous organizations.

Funding is provided by the Cultural Enrichment Fund and by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, administered locally by the Cultural Alliance of York County.

logo: National Endowment for the Arts logo: Pennsylvania Council on the Arts logo: CUltural Alliance of York County logo: CUltural Enrichment Fund