CURRENT SCHEDULE

FOUR SHILLINGS SHORT 2016 SCHEDULE

Updated 03/16/16
2016 Itinerary Overview MARCH: LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI, ALABAMA & GEORGIA APRIL: SOUTH & NORTH CAROLINA, VIRGINIA & MARYLAND MAY: MARYLAND, PENNSYLVANIA & IRELAND JUNE: IRELAND JULY: CONNECTICUT, RHODE ISLAND, MASSACHUSETTS AUGUST: NEW HAMPSHIRE, MAINE, VERMONT, SEPTEMBER: VERMONT, NEW YORK OCTOBER: NEW YORK, PENNSYLVANIA, OHIO NOVEMBER: ILLINOIS, WISCONSIN, MICHIGAN DECEMBER: INDIANA, KENTUCKY WEDNESDAY: MARCH 23 7:00 – 9:00PM HOUSE CONCERT @ THE HOME OF HANK WEISMAN Jonesboro, GA RSVP Requested: Call Hank at (912) 306-7276 Or email hgweisman1@aol.com Suggested donation $10.00 THURSDAY: MARCH 31 11:30 AM PRIVATE EVENT CHARLOTTE, NC APRIL 2016: SATURDAY: APRIL 2 POTLUCK & HOUSE CONCERT 4:00pm Potluck / 5:30pm Concert Home of Jennifer & Hunter 1748 Catherine Lothie Way Fort Smith, SC 29708 RSVP Jennifer @ davisjameson@gmail.com Or call (650) 906-7650 Please bring something to share and your favorite beverage. Donations accepted for the music SATURDAY: APRIL 9 7:00 – 9:00PM TRENT RIVER COFFEE COMPANY 208 Craven St. New Bern, NC 28560 (252) 514-2030 $10 cover https://www.facebook.com/trentrivercoffee SUNDAY: APRIL 10 THE ORIENTAL IN-WATER BOAT SHOW Oriental Harbor Marina Oriental, NC http://www.orientalboatshow.com $5.00 admission/under 12 free Four Shillings Short will perform from 2:00 – 3:00PM SATURDAY: APRIL 16 SCOTTISH AND CELTIC HERITAGE FESTIVAL 10 a.m. to 5 p.m Parkersburg City Park Pavilion. Parkersburg, W. VA Tickets are $5 for adults, kids 12 and under are free! https://sites.google.com/site/scottishcelticheritagefestival/ https://www.facebook.com/pages/Scottish-Celtic-Festival/390334417665222 FESTIVAL SCHEDULE 10 - opening ceremonies, special presentation; 10:15 - Pipes and Drums of St. Andrew; 10:30 Four Shillings Short concert 11:30 - Scottish Dancers; Noon - Celtic Rush; 1 p.m; Dancers; 1:15 - Four Shillings Workshop: SINGING IN GAELIC – Learn to sing some popular songs from the Irish tradition in Gaelic 2 p.m., Celtic Rush; 3 p.m. Bonnie Knees competition; 3:15 - Four Shillings Workshop: The Celtic Year -Songs, Stories and Folklore celebrating the Celtic Wheel of Time 4 p.m. - Four Shillings Concert; 5 p.m. Raffle Drawing. Pot of Gold winner will be announced when it's found. SUNDAY: APRIL 17 3:00 to 5:30pm IRISH PUB ON WASHINGTON STREET 109 E. Washington St. Lewisburg, WVA 24901 (304) 645-7386 www.irishpubonwashingtonstreet.com MONDAY: APRIL 18 6:30 – 8:30pm BODHRAN WORKSHOP – learn to play the Irish Bodhran IRISH PUB ON WASHINGTON 109 E. Washington St. Lewisburg, WVA 24901 (304) 645-7386 www.irishpubonwashingtonstreet.com Cost of workshop: $25 Please bring your bodhran and we’ll teach you Jigs, Reels and Hornpipes and instruct you on the proper care and playing of the Bodhran. If you don’t have a Bodhran, a pizza box will be provided so that you can still learn the proper technique and the rhythms. SATURDAY: APRIL 23 7:30pm “From Ragas to Cantigas – Contemplative music from around the World” OneCircle Center for Spirituality and the Arts 3804 Littleton St. Silver Spring, MD 20906 RSVP Requested 301/949-8984 onecircle@comcast.net $15 donation SUNDAY: APRIL 24 5:00 TO 8:00PM NEW DEAL CAFÉ 113 Centerway Greenbelt, MD 20770 www.newdealcafe.com (301) 474-5642 Donation SATURDAY: APRIL 30 12 noon – 5pm BENEFIT CONCERT for “Abilities Network” Home of Leslie & Russ Margolis 5001 Springlake Way Baltimore, MD RSVP requested: contact Leslie lesliem@mdlclaw.org $20 donation Food and beverages served all day Food served from Noon – 1:30 & Concert 2 - 5pm Come celebrate Paz’s 22nd Birthday and help raise money for the Abilities Network. MAY 2016: SUNDAY: MAY 1 BEALTAINE CONCERT: Music, Poetry & Folklore from the Celtic Traditions Pot Luck at 4:00pm Concert @ 5:00pm THE HOUSE CONCERTS ON LONGDALE 101 Longdale Rd Timonium, MD 21093 RSVP: 410-560-4953 or 443-243-5975 or 443-416-5828 or email: brenda.cogley@yahoo.com Suggested donation: $15.00 SATURDAY MAY 7 10am – 6pm & SUNDAY MAY 8 11am – 5pm GREENBELT GREENMAN FESTIVAL Roosevelt Center Greenbelt, MD http://greenbeltgreenmanfestival.org/ Four Shillings Short performance times: Saturday 5/7: 4:30 – 6pm Sunday: 5/8: 12 – 12:30 Free Festival MONDAY: MAY 9 12 noon – 2:45pm REHEARSAL for Choral Concert Montrose High School   75 Meteor Way, Montrose, PA 18801 (570) 278-3731 www.montroseareasd.k12.pa.us/ TUESDAY: MAY 10 7:00pm CHORAL CONCERT w/Four Shillings Short Montrose High School   75 Meteor Way, Montrose, PA 18801 (570) 278-3731 www.montroseareasd.k12.pa.us/ BUS TOUR OF IRELAND: MAY 23 – JUNE 4 JUNE 2016: IRELAND JULY 2016: CONNECTICUT, NEW YORK, MASSACHUSETTES, VERMONT WEDNESDAY: JULY 6 3:00 – 4:00PM “Around the World in 30 Instruments” AVON FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY 261 Country Club Road Avon, CT 06001 (860) 673-9712 www.avonctlibrary.info FREE CONCERT for ALL AGES THURSDAY: JULY 14 1:00 – 2:00PM “Around the World in 30 Instruments” KINGSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY 55 Franklin St. Kingston, NY 12401 (845) 331-0507 www.kingstonlibrary.org Free Family Concert FRIDAY: JULY 15 7:30 – 10PM Celtic, Folk & World music concert MOUNT HOLLY LIBRARY 26 Maple Hill Road Belmont, VT 05730 For info (802) 259-3707 Free will donation AUGUST 2016: MAINE, NEW HAMPSHIRE, VERMONT SATURDAY: AUGUST 6 7:30 – 9:30PM THE OLD MEETING HOUSE 1620 Center Road East Montpelier Center, VT 05602 (802) 229-9593 www.oldmeetinghouse.org MONDAY: AUGUST 8, 2016 CELTIC, FOLK & WORLD MUSIC CONCERT 6:00 – 7:30pm BOSCAWEN PUBLIC LIBRARY 116 North Main St. Boscawen, NH 03303 (603) 753-8576 www.boscawenpubliclibrary.org Free Family Concert WEDNESDAY: AUGUST 10, 2016 6:00 – 7:30PM “Around the World in 30 Instruments” Concert GORDON-NASH LIBRARY 69 Main St. New Hampton, NH 03256 (603) 744-8061 donation SATURDAY: AUGUST 12 , 2016 7:30PM THE OLD FRANCESTOWN MEETING HOUSE 1 New Boston Rd, Francestown, NH 03043 (603) 547-3035 www.francestownmeetinghouse.com/ $15 advance/$18 door In collaboration with the Monadnock Center for History and Culture and the Monadnock Folklore Society SATURDAY: AUGUST 20 TIME: TBA THE BACK DOOR @ the MILL 2 Central St. Bristol, NH 03222 (603) 744-0405 www.thebackroomatthemill.com $12 suggested donation SUNDAY: AUGUST 21, 2016 2:00 – 3:30pm “Around the World in 30 Instruments” concert WEEKS MEMORIAL LIBRARY 128 Main St. Lancaster, NH 03584 (603) 788-3352 www.weekslib.org Free Family Concert WEDNESDAY: AUGUST 24 TIME: TBA THE BELKNAP MILL 25 Beacon Street, East Laconia, NH 03246 (603) 524-8813 www.belknapmill.org Suggested donation $10-15 Kids Free WEDNESDAY: AUGUST 31 6:00 – 7:00PM ELLSWORTH PUBLIC LIBRARY 20 State St, Ellsworth, ME 04605 (207) 667-6363 http://www.ellsworth.lib.me.us/ free family concert SEPTEMBER 2016: WEDNESDAY: SEPTEMBER 14 6:00 – 7:00pm “Around the World in 30 Instruments” concert NEW MILFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY 24 Main St. New Milford, CT 06776 (860) 355-1191 www.newmilfordlibrary.org Free Family Concert SATURDAY: SEPTEMBER 17 6:30 – 7:30PM “Around the World in 30 Instruments” concert DEER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY 44 Lake Ave. Deer Park, NY 11729 (631) 586-3000 www.deerparklibrary.org Free Family Concert WEDNESDAY: SEPTEMBER 28 7:00 – 8:00PM “Around the World in 30 Instruments” Concert SEYMORE PUBLIC LIBRARY 161 East Ave. Brockport, NY 14420 (585) 637-1050 www.libraryweb.org FREE FAMILY CONCERT THURSDAY: SEPTEMBER 29 AROUND THE WORLD IN 30 INSTRUMENTS 7:00 – 8:30pm HENRIETTA PUBLIC LIBRARY 455 Calkins Rd. Henrietta, NY 14623 (585) 359-7092 www.hpl.org Free Family Concert OCTOBER 2016: SATURDAY: OCTOBER 1, 2016 YOUNGSTOWN ARTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL CONCERT @ First Presbyterian Church of Youngstown 100 Church Street Youngstown, NY 14174 7:00 to 8:30pm Free Family Concert https://www.facebook.com/pages/Youngstown-Arts-and-Music-Festival/329729517209524 Youngstown Arts and Music Festival Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 11:00am - 6:00pm Faulkner Park - Between Main and 2nd Streets, Youngstown NY 14174 FRIDAY: OCTOBER 7 9:00 – 11:00PM PEOPLE ART @ UNITY CHURCH 1243 Delaware Ave. Buffalo, NY 14209 For more info: (716) 480-5400 Bob Stalder $5.00 cover SATURDAY: OCTOBER 15 7:30 TO 10:00pm VALLEY FOLK MUSIC MONTHLY CONCERT SERIES First United Methodist Church 144 Cedar St. (and First) Corning, NY (607) 962-4461 for info www.valleyfolk.org tickets available by subscription or at the door (cash or checks only) THURSDAY: OCTOBER 27 7:00 – 9:00PM CONCERT 10:00PM MOVIE LITTLE ART THEATRE 247 Xenia Ave. Yellow Springs, OH 45387 (937) 767-7671 www.littleart.com NOVEMBER 2016: TUESDAY NOV. 1, 2016 7 P.M. (DOORS AT 6:30 P.M.) A Samhain/Halloween Concert FOLK FESTIVAL EVENT NIGHT AT WDCB! WDCB, 90.9FM Four Shillings Short will perform in concert, first off-air in the WDCB "Living Room" area, then live in studio on the "Folk Festival" show. Attending guests will enjoy both performances, plus complimentary refreshments/raffles. For info, email host at LKupbeat@aol.com Online admission will be available in 2016 at WDCB.org College of DuPage Glen Ellyn, IL www.wdcb.org $15.00 cover THURSDAY: NOVEMBER 7:00 to 8:00pm Celtic, Folk & World Music Concert THE MOORINGS 811 Central Road Arlington Heights, IL 60005 (847)956-4475 SUNDAY: NOVEMBER 13, 2016 2:00 to 4:00pm “Celtic Winter Concert” LISLE LIBRARY 777 Front St. Lisle, IL 60532 (630) 971-1675 www.lislelibrary.org Free Family Concert SATURDAY: NOVEMBER 19, 2016 Doors open at 6pm for treats and Wine / Concerts start at 7 pm "CELTIC WINTER CONCERT with Four Shillings Short" at LOST MOTH GALLERY 7975 Hwy 42 Egg Harbor, Wi 54209 Reservations strongly suggested. 920-495-2928 www.jeannekuhns.net $20 cover DECEMBER 2016: THURSDAY: DECEMBER 1 7:00 – 8:30PM PETER WHITE LIBRARY 217 N. Front St. Marquette, MI 49855 (906) 226-4300 www.uproc.lib.mi.us Free Family Concert SATURDAY: DECEMBER 3 7:00 – 9:00PM FALLING ROCK CAFÉ 104 East Munising Ave. Munising, MI 49862 (906) 387-3008 www.fallingrockcafe.com $ 5- 10 suggested donation SUNDAY: DECEMBER 11 4:00 – 7:00pm SECOND SUNDAY FOLK DANCE & CONCERT @ Fortune Lake Camp Crystal Falls, MI Admission: $7.00 Kids 15 and under free www.secondsundayfolkdance.com (906) 822-7889 for more info THURSDAY: DECEMBER 15 5:30 – 6:30pm Celtic Winter Concert HOUGHTON LAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY 4431 W. Houghton Lake Drive Houghton Lake, MI 48629 (989) 366-9230 www.hlpl.org Free Family Concert FRIDAY: DECEMBER 16 6:00 to 7:00pm CELTIC WINTER CONCERT RICHFIELD TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY 1410 N. St. Helen Rd. St. Helen, MI 48656 (989) 389-7630 www.richfieldtpl.com Free Family Concert SATURDAY: DECEMBER 17 CELTIC WINTER SOLSTICE CONCERT Benefit for Ogemaw County Humane Society 7:00 – 9:00PM OGEMAW TOWNSHIP HALL M-55 (and Grey Road) West Branch, MI 48661 For info call Don Downing @ (989) 389-4106 $10 /$5 seniors & kids 12 & under free

Updated 10/01/15 by Four Shillings Short