2018-2019

Hands-On Folk Events

Click on pictures or names to see individual Event Pages.

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 March Jam Session

Sun, March 10 March Jam Session

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

Go to Event Page for FREE Tall Tale Workshop

Tue, March 26 FREE Tall Tale Workshop

In a fun and interactive evening, learn storytelling techniques that could help you land a spot in the 2019 Susquehanna Folk Festival Liars Contest.

Go to Event Page for Spring Coffee House

Sat, April 6 Spring Coffee House

Live acoustic music from local and regional performers.

Go to Event Page for April Jam Session

Sun, April 7 April Jam Session

NOTE DATE!   Tax season blues: bring your favorite blues song to our April jam.

Go to Event Page for May Jam Session

Sun, May 12 May Jam Session

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

Go to Event Page for Bus Trip: Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Sat, June 29 Bus Trip: Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Spend a day on the National Mall in Washington, DC, sampling diverse, authentic, living traditions from around the globe.

More to come!

More To Come!

Watch this space for more workshops to be announced.

Go to Event Page for Susquehanna Folk Festival

July 26-28 Susquehanna Folk Festival

A family-friendly event jam-packed with music, dancing, workshops, jamming, storytelling, crafts, food and much more.

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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