|As well as the events listed below,
we have irregular Singing Parties and other social events.
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|Save the date! In celebration of our 50th
anniversary, we and a bunch of other organizations are hosting TradMad
Camp at Pinewoods Camp in Massachusetts,
29 August – 4 September 2015. Historical note: it was after attending
Folk Music Week, run by CDSS at Pinewoods Camp, that people got
together and founded our society. This event will feature singers,
musicians, and dancers, with plenty of opportunities for everyone to
sing, dance, and jam.
Preliminary Schedule (pdf)
|Join us on the first Wednesday of each month for a family-friendly open sing. Bring your voice, instruments, friends, neighbors, and children. Drop by for a couple of songs or the whole evening. At the Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture, 53 Prospect Park West (basement), Brooklyn (near 2nd St.). Directions (pdf format). Take F train to 7th Ave.; Q train to 7th Ave.; 2/3 train to Grand Army Plaza. Hosted by Ethical Culture/Good Coffeehouse, FMSNY, Alison Kelley, and Frank Woerner. Info: : 212-636-6341, or Laura, 718-788-7563.|
|See their blog for full details
On Saturday August 8th, 6 – 10 pm, we'll be having a singalong on board the historic tanker Mary Whalen at her new home in Atlantic Basin, Red Hook, Brooklyn. The deck is set with tables, chairs and hammocks for you to lounge, bring take-out or your favorite bottle. You can sketch, photograph — or sing along! And it's FREE.
There will also be a separate jam area for those wanting to jam and sing led by Bob Wright.
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