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 Fall Coffee House

Sat, November 3 Fall Coffee House

Live acoustic music from local and regional performers.

Go to Event Page for November Jam Session

Sun, November 11 November Jam Session

Honor our veterans at our November jam session / song swap. All ages and levels are welcome.

Go to Event Page for Perry Live: Indian Summer Jars

Sat, November 17 Perry Live: Indian Summer Jars

PCCA and SFMS present a new series of house concerts in Newport, beginning with local alt-folk group Indian Summer Jars.

Go to Event Page for Kristyn Harris & Hailey Sandoz

Sat, December 8 Kristyn Harris & Hailey Sandoz

Representing the newest generation of Texas musicians, this duo serves up Western Swing and Cowboy with a seasoning of jazz, country folk and Celtic.

Go to Event Page for December Jam Session

Sun, December 9 December Jam Session

Our annual holiday jam, with festive goodies and seasonal tunes. Open to everyone.

Go to Event Page for January Jam Session

Sun, January 13 January Jam Session

Happy New Year! Start it off with a friendly afternoon of hands-on music. Everyone is welcome.

Go to Event Page for Winter Coffee House

Sat, February 9 Winter Coffee House

Live acoustic music from local and regional performers.

Go to Event Page for February Jam Session

Sun, February 10 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 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 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.

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