JAMES RIVER ALL DAY SINGING – SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7 – 10 am – 3:30 pm; St. John’s Church, 2401 E. Broad St, Richmond VA ; sing from Shenandoah Harmony and Sacred Harp; contact bkcamden at gmail.com
BOSTON, MA ALL-DAY SINGING – SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31, details to follow, contact myles.dakan at gmail dot com
LEHIGH VALLEY ALL-DAY SINGING – SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5 – BETHLEHEM, PA, details tba
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
VIENNA/OAKTON (NEW SINGING!)
3rd Sundays, 5 to 7:30 pm; UnitarianUniversalist Congregation of Fairfax, 2709 Hunter Mill Rd, Oakton, VA 22124; classroom 3/4; contact: John 540 955 2660 or jdelre at visuallink.com or www.dcshapenote.squarespace.com
NORTHERN SHENANDOAH VALLEY, VA (1 1/4 hours west of Washington, D.C.)
Most 1st Saturdays* (2nd Saturday in November!), 4-8 p.m. — Saturday, November 14, Blandy Experimental Farm, 400 Blandy Farm Lane, Boyce VA, map, in the Parkfield Learning Center, off the main walkway to the left, potluck dinner (no kitchen), jdelre at visuallink dot com
1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 7-9 pm. First Unitarian Universalist Church, 1000 Barton Ave. Richmond, Va 23221 contact delrejd [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 and 4th Tuesdays, 5:30-8 pm. Floyd Country Store, Floyd, VA; contact: Chris Wolf 276 229 2394 or search facebook page “Floyd Shape Note”
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 St. Mary’s at Penn, 3916 Locust Walk, Philadelphia PA 19104. Contact Rachel Hall at rhall [at] sju.edu. 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.
Shenandoah Harmony. Third 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. 3rd Sundays, 2 – 5 pm, contact leyland.delre at gmail dot com
Mixed book. 2nd Sundays, 2 – 5 pm, First Baptist Church, 1 Park Street, Waterville, Maine; contact Peter Golden, Watervillesingings@Mainesacredharp.org
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]