For All Those Dads Out There

Jun 18, 2016

We celebrate our 20th annual Father's Day show with songs about dads, papas, and daddios!

This program will air on Sunday June 19th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

Janis Ian: Live From Grand Center, a PBS concert video produced by Flynn Center director John Killacky, will be airing on Vermont ETV a number of times beginning this week and continuing through early July.

The Black Feathers from Gloucestershire, England will be performing at Spruce Peak Performing Arts  in Stowe on Thursday,June 23rd beginning at 7 p.m.

There will be a Contradance in E. Thetford on Saturday, June 25th at the Pavilion from 8-11 p.m.  featuring the Sugar River Band (the Ozchowski family) with caller Dudley Laufman.  Everyone is welcome – no partner or experience necessary.  Regular dance starts at 8.  Newcomers may arrive at 7:45 for a walk-through.  Please bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing.

The Old Songs Folk Festival in Altamont, NY will be held June 24th – June 26th this year, and features dancing, singing and jamming sessions, 120 daytime workshops and sessions. For more information check their website:

The Summit School of Traditional Music and Culture presents “A Midsummer Summit Sunday” to Benefit the School on Sunday,June 26th  at locations in downtown Montpelier:  An Old Time Music Jam Session from 10am – 12:30pm at Bagitos at 28 Main St. and a Cajun Dance with the Green Mtn. Playboys at La Puerta Negra, 44 Main St. from 6 – 8:30 p.m.

Young Tradition Vermont and the Burlington Violin Shop will present a rare solo performance by Frankie Gavin from Galway, one of the most renowned tradition Irish fiddlers in the world.  The performance will be held at the Burlington Violin Shop on Tuesday June 21st  starting at 6 p.m.  Doors will open at 5:30pm for limited, general admission seating.  

The Jeremy Kittel Band will perform at the First Congregational Church inThetford on Thursday June 23rd at 7 p.m.