Hands-On Folk Events

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See our Hands-On Folk Calendar... »
for workshops, jam-with-the-band events, and other events that bring music off the stage and into your hands.

Focus on...   All   ::   Jams   ::   Coffeehouse   ::   Lectures   ::   Music Workshops  

Workshop space is limited! Get tickets at least one week before the workshop. Get advance tickets thru Brown Paper Tickets.

Go to Event Page for February Jam Session

Sun, February 14 February Jam Session

Bring your favorite honey, along with your instrument, voice, or listening ears, to our Valentine's Day jam.

Go to Event Page for Songwriting Contest

Sat, March 5 Songwriting Contest

Susquehanna Folk's Songwriting Contest is back! Deadline for entry is March 5, 2016.

Go to Event Page for March Jam Session

Sun, March 13 March Jam Session

Wear, play and sing your best Irish at our March jam.

Go to Event Page for Scott Ainslie

Sat, April 2 Scott Ainslie

With vintage instruments and engaging anecdotes, this master musician brings American blues, gospel and old-time music to life.

Go to Event Page for Spring Coffee House

Sat, April 9 Spring Coffee House

Live acoustic music from local and regional performers.

Go to Event Page for April Jam Session

Sun, April 10 April Jam Session

Pre-tax-day blues: bring your favorite blues song to our April jam.

Go to Event Page for May Jam Session

Sun, May 8 May Jam Session

Happy Mother's Day: bring one of your Mom's favorite tunes to our May jam.

Go to Event Page for 30th Anniversary Birthday Bash

Sun, May 15 30th Anniversary Birthday Bash

A gala evening celebrating three decades of folk music and dance in Central PA, featuring local bands, delicious desserts, and our popular Silent Auction.

More to come!

More To Come!

Watch this space for more workshops to be announced.

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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