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December Holidays

2017


A time to Gather, Pick, and Sing

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>> Can you think of a good song - perhaps it's time to write one.
 links to other lyrics
Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie.  -Jim Davis
1st Wed. Pub Sing

Jan 3, 2018

In January our First Wednesday pub sing will be at O'Briens in Troy.

obriens
43 3rd St, Troy, NY 12180
Phone: (518) 328-8690
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  That's January 3rd.
Please plan on attending so we can figure out if it works for us.


 -  photos of other pub sings
PSG Meeting
and sing-around

Sunday Jan 14, 2018
1-4pm

Come bring new life to this old get-together


 -  PSG
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Pub Sing
Angry Penguin, Waterford

Saturday
Jan, 20, 2018

Come early to eat and get warmed up.
Chef Brians food is always tasty and imaginative. There are usually a couple new brews on tap.
Singing will begin about 7 PM.

 -  Pub Sing
OLD_SONGS
Sampler concert

Saturday, Jan. 27,2018
at 7:30 pm

A benefit for the 2018 Festival
featuring the Landfill Mountain Boys,
Alien Folklife, Bob Alt-schuler & Friends,
Chuck Oakes, Ron Gordons Uke Troop and more.
  Old Songs
Pub Sings

1st 5 months
of 2018 (Sat.)


Jan. 20 2018 - Angry Penguin Pub Sing
Feb. 7 2018 - Wed. Pub Sing at O'Briens
 -  - CANCELED due to Weather
Feb. 10, 2018 - -- Pub Sing at O'Brien's
 - (moved fm Wed.)

Feb. 24th Angry Penguin Pub Sing
March 24th Angry Penguin Pub Sing
April 1st is Easter
April 21st Angry Penguin Pub Sing
May 13th is Mothers Day
May 19th Angry Penguin Pub Sing

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Also remember 1st Wednesday Pub Sings - locations in flux


 -  PSG
First Wed. Pub Sing

Feb 7, 2018 --> Feb 10, 2018

Canceled due to Weather


MOVED to Saturday - Feb. 10, 2018
see you there.


O'Brien's Public House in Troy

pub
Singers Wanted!
Food at 6, singing by 7 and continuing until
Jack runs out of steam
or we run him out the door.
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Address: 43 3rd St, Troy, NY 12180  -  PSG

Valentines Day

Feb 14, 2018

love

Remember your sweetie
and have some music in your heart.

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All you need is love.
But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.
-Charles M. Schulz
Chinese New Year

Feb 16, 2018

dog

Chinese New Year ranges from January 21 to February 20.
In 2018, it occurs on February 16.

 -  PSG
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.  -Oscar Wilde
Dance Flurry

Feb 16,17,18 2018

flurry

Dances * Workshops * Singing * Concerts

 -  Flurry Festival
Pub Sing at the Penguin

Feb. 24, 2018
Saturday Eve.


Dinner around 6pm; singing usually starts about 7pm. No experience necessary :-)

Penguin



links to some lyrics
Mountain Dulcimer Music Fest 2018
(30th Annual!)

March 2, 3 & 4, 2018

dulcimer

We hope to see many of you at our festival this year - but don't wait too long to register, or you may not get the workshops you want!

Lori Keddell, Lark119 at citlink dot net
MDMF coordinator  -  dulcimerassociationofalbany.com
UCALL
Folk Music / History Course

Thursdays, April 5, 12, 19, 26,
May 3, 2018

ucall
The course will survey some of the favorite folk songs and some less known works, to trace the relationship of songs to peoples' lives. We will examine the historical context from which the songs emerged, what lyrics can tell us about the past and how songs have evolved over time.
Please return your registration form no later than March 2, 2018.
 -  UCALL material

GottaGetGon

May 25,26,27, 2018

GGG
Mark Your Calendar
 -  PSG

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more

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- Check with Howie if you want to post an EVENT note, for PSG members and friends.
Local FOLK MUSIC VENUES

   *  Caffe Lena
   *  8thstep.org
   *  Old Songs
Keep the music alive.
You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,
Love like you'll never be hurt,
Sing like there's nobody listening,
And live like it's heaven on earth.

   - William W. Purkey

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