To all those that made these events successful - from the
musicians, volunteers and audience - thank you. We couldn't have
done it without you!
Events of 2018
Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, January 15, 2018 at 5pm
Join us as we celebrate Dr. King's birthday featuring readings from
his essays and speeches, plus songs and poems that are inspired
by his legacy and commitment to peace, justice and anti-racism.
We welcome your participation and encourage you to bring any related
readings or songs that have been inspiring to you.
Pot luck dinner to follow! Outlets are available for crock-pots
and electric chafing dishes. Sorry, no Sterno or open flame allowed.
Co-sponsored by the West River Community Project and the Jamaica
Community Arts Council.
Garden of Talent
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Community talent show to benefit the 5th grade trip to Camp Keewaydn.
Contact Laura Molinelli
to be part of the show or complete the form.
Dewees - The Logger
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Part comedian, part musician, all Vermont with a side of cussin
to entertain everyone… almost. The Boston Globe says, The Logger
is, “Inventive, entertaining, exceptional”. Rusty was raised in
Stowe, and lives up the road in Elmore. He has worked in every entertainment
medium including 30 films and television shows. He’s toured New
England 21 years in The Logger, his original one man comedy show.
The show is a hilarious combination of stand-up, and theatre show
that also incorporates plenty tight pin-point funny ad libs, and
a great set of country kickin music with Rusty on guitar and vocals.
are $25 and available in Jamaica at D&K, North Country General and
up the road at Meulemans’ Craft Draughts. Doors open at 6pm with
the show beginning at 7pm. Seating is limited.
Raffle: Adirondack chair from Lincoln Maples Hardware soon to be
Sunday, May 13, 2018
Laura Molinelli host a concert with musical friends Patti Casey,
Susannah Blackly and Sally Newton in a round robin song share performance
to delight not just moms.
Thursday, May 17, 2018
A combination of eclectic bluegrass and old-time gospel with unexpected
cover tunes. Featuring Joni Charbonnneau on accordion, banjo, ukulele
and mandolin; Ed Ranson on guitar and dobro; Walt Kirby on banjo
Little Arts & Craft Show
Sunday, June 3, 2018
11am to 4pm
The second year for this wonderful juried show with vendors both
inside the historic town hall and on the side lawn. Interested artisans
should contact Elinor Katz
for more information
and to sign up.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Rebecca & Ken play a delicious blend of acoustic based
folk music with harmonies to die for. Often delicate, often reflective
their music comes from the heart and the soul.
- Macwood Fleet
gift certificate from Grandma Millers in Londonderry
Sunday, July 1, 2018
Participatory reading of Frederick Douglas' 4th of July speech followed
by a pot-luck.
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Rockin country soul funkadelic with Bill Temple, Pete Meijer and
John Sigafoos who have all been playing guitar together for over
20 years in the Woodstock area.
Raffle: Pie gift certificate from Winhall Market in Bondville
Falls Chamber Music Festival
Join Susanna Loewy and friends for the 7th year of this free festival
Bones and the Thunderous Tones
Thursday, August 16, 2018
The Red Fox in Bondville has made him famous and now he takes his
show on the road! Tommy and the band return for a second year with
their traditional Irish music.
Raffle: Guinness gift pack from Baker Distributing
Darlings & Tough
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Tough Old Bird
Portland’s Strangled Darlings bring punk intensity to folk
pop and completely bust the mold, creating smart, irreverent tunes
using classic acoustic folk instrumentation paired with rough, impassioned
vocals. Think of it rather like the Clash with an indie Northwestern
American aesthetic.-- Popmatters, May 2012
Fillmore, NY's Tough Old Bird songwriting brothers who play modern
folk music with intricate acoustic guitar work that reflects the
landscape in comes from.
Raffle: Yankee Candle gift bag from Green Mountain Pharmacy
Saturday, September 29, 2018
It's been a long time coming! Adam will be out promoting his debut
solo album that was funded by a Kickstarter campaign. As
many of you know, he has been playing, singing and writing songs
Jesus for the last 7 years. Throughout that time, and in years
prior he has written a number of songs that, for one reason or another
(or maybe no particular reason at all), never made it into the EBJ
repertoire. He has decided to take some of those songs and put them
on a disc for everyone to listen to.
to WEQX for getting
the word out about this great opportunity to support a local artist
on the rise.
Know of another local artist doing a Kickstarter
Let us know
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Local favorites return to delight the audience with their lively
Happy Horror Party
October 27, 2018
Come if you dare..... Haunted House, Games, Food, Face and Nail
Painting, Zombies, Witches ETC. Join the crew for the second year
of hauted fun!
4-8pm with children's crafts from 4-6pm
December 2, 2018
Wreath sale and workshop, cookie exchange and Christmas carrols.
& Artists Market
Sunday, February 17th, 2019 from 11am to 3pm
yourself in this New Year at the Market. There will be prepared
foods, a variety of arts and crafts along with music by local favorites.
We need your help! From something small like hanging a few posters
to being the chairperson and the driving energy of a special event,
your help is greatly appreciated. If you are interested please contact
PatMeulemans at myfairpoint.net or stop in and chat at the beer
shop in Rawsonville or with Karen at D&K.