BOSTON ALL-DAY SINGING from The Shenandoah Harmony- SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25
Beacon Hill Friends House, 6 Chestnut St. Boston, MA 02108, 10 am, contact ben.sachshamilton [at] gmail.co
JAMES RIVER ALL-DAY SINGING – SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8
St. John’s Church, 2401 E. Broad St, Richmond VA 23223, 10 -3:30 with potluck dinner on the grounds; singing from The Sacred Harp and The Shenandoah Harmony; contact leyland.delre [at] gmail.com. Website, Richmond Shape Notes
BETHLEHEM PA ALL-DAY SINGING from The Shenandoah Harmony – SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6
contact Dan Hunter, hunterhillfarm901 [at] gmail dot com
Except where indicated, all singings use both The Sacred Harp, 1991 Edition and The Shenandoah Harmony. “Mixed book” singings combine three or more books.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – CAPITOL HILL
1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 7 to 9 pm; Capitol Presbyterian Church, 201 4th St. SE; enter by side door; Mary Helen 202 714 2486 or DC shape note facebook page; or jdelre [at] visuallink.com
NORTHERN SHENANDOAH VALLEY, VA (1 1/4 hours west of Washington, D.C.)
Saturday, October 4 (all day singing at St. Monica & St. James in DC – see above listing)
Saturday, November 1, 4 to 8 pm; Library at Blandy Farm/State Arboretum; Boyce VA map ; potluck at 6 pm. (no kitchen use, bring prepared food)
1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 7-9 pm. Location varies. contact leyland.delre [at] gmail.com. Website
4th Saturdays, 4 – 7:30 pm and 2nd Thursdays, 7:30 – 9 pm at the Friends Meeting House at 1104 Forest St; contact John Alexander, jaa9n[at]virginia.edu
2nd & 4th Thursdays, 7-9 pm; contact Nora, norarose at gmail dot com or 443 845 9050 or web page
PHILADELPHIA, PA – OLD CITY
2nd Tuesdays from 7:00-9:30 pm at the Neighborhood House of Christ Church located at 20 North American Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106. This is near 2nd and Market. Contact Becky Wright at becky.c.wright [ at] gmail.com. Web page
HAVERTOWN, PA (near Philadelphia)
Mixed book. 2nd Fridays, 7:30-9:30 pm at St. James United Church of Christ, 135 Myrtle Ave, Havertown, PA 19083. Contact: Marian McKenzie at 610 896-1565 or mmckenzie [at] friendshaverford.org
STATE COLLEGE, PA
2nd and 4th Mondays, 7:00-8:30 pm; University Mennonite Church, 1606 Norma St., State College, PA 16801. For more information, please contact Hal Kunkel at 814-360-2162 or hal.kunkel [at] gmail.com. Visit the Central Pennsylvania Sacred Harp web page
Mixed book. Second Sundays, 2-5pm: You are also welcome to bring copies of other four-shape songs — a dozen is usually enough. St. Paul’s Carroll Gardens, Carroll & Clinton Sts.
NEW HAVEN, CT
Mixed book. First Saturday of the Month, 2-4 pm. Stoeckel Hall is located at 469 College St, New Haven (corner of College and Wall St). Contact: Angharad Davis at the YNHABS Google group.
BOSTON, MA – BEACON HILL
Shenandoah Harmony. Fourth Thursdays, 7:00-9:00 pm, Beacon Hill Friends House. Contact Myles Dakan at gmail dot com.
Mixed book. Fifth Thursdays. For info, contact Laura Timmerman, laurat at crocker dot com or 413 773 8325
WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS – AMHERST
Mixed book. Third Sundays, 3-5:30 PM. Belleville Congregational Church, 300 High St, Newburyport, MA 01950 (enter Parish Hall from Chapel St.). Info: “Newburyport Sacred Harp” Facebook group, or Chris Noren, bearcreek269 [at] gmail dot com.
Mixed book. 1st Sundays from 1-4 at the New Church, 302 Stevens Ave, Portland ME. Info: Vicki Adams (207) 985-7002, Chris Holley (207) 677-6437
Shenandoah Harmony. Fourth Sundays, 4:30-8pm. Info: Tarik Wareh, (518) 631-4861. Website: http://www.albanysacredharp.org/
Fourth Sundays, 3-6 pm; contact: daytonsacredharp.com
CHICAGO, IL – HYDE PARK
Mixed book. Every Thursday. For more info & directions, email Rachel Adelstein, radelstein at earthlink dot net, or Lisa Cohen lcohen at panix dot com.
Saturday, March 29; 3 pm, singing from Shenandoah Harmony; 2501 W. Eastwood, #1; contact lisa at publica dot com
Third Sundays, 4-6 pm; contact Martha Beverly, marthabeverly at gmail dot com
TWIN CITIES, MN
Shenandoah Harmony. Third Sunday from 5-7 p.m. at University Baptist Church in Minneapolis. contact patte019 at
SANTA CRUZ, CA
Second & Fourth Thursdays, 7- 9 pm. Location varies; contact Ed Rice, edsrice at gmail dot com.
BAY AREA, CA
Mixed book. 5th Sundays, 1:00-4:00 pm; Alameda, CA, 94501; contact Malinda Groening, lgroening at gmail dot com, or Bay Area Sacred Harp website [www.bayareasacredharp.org]