Thursday, August 2, 2018

AUGUST HAPPENINGS @ THE FOLK PROJECT

The Folk Project Presents

NJ Uke Fest Logo.


The 6TH annual New Jersey Uke Fest

WHEN: Friday, August 24 (7:00-11:00 pm), and Saturday, August 25  (8:15 am to 10:30 pm.). 
WHERE: Ukrainian American Cultural Center of New Jersey, 60C North Jefferson Rd, Whippany, NJ

Open Uke Jam 
WHEN: Sunday, August 26, 10:30 am.
WHERE:
on the Morristown Green
For tickets and info, www.FolkProject.org/NJUkeFest, njukefest@folkproject.org or 973-370-4UKE (4853).

Friday: Abe Lagrimas, Jr. and Gracie Terzian Abe Lagrimas, Jr. and Gracie Terzian

an evening of Jazz stylings on the ukulele
WHEN: Friday, August 24, 7:30 pm. 
WHERE: Ukrainian American Cultural Center of New Jersey, 60C North Jefferson Rd, Whippany, NJ on
TICKETS: Advance tickets are available for $20; the price is $25 at the door.
This event is part of the New Jersey Uke Fest but open to the general public.  For tickets and info, www.FolkProject.org/NJUkeFest, njukefest@folkproject.org or 973-370-4UKE (4853).

Victoria Vox and The Aloha Boys with Alan Distajo

an evening of pop-folk and traditional Hawaiian music on the ukulele
WHEN: Saturday, August 25, at 7:30 pm.
WHERE:
Ukrainian American Cultural Center of New Jersey, 60C North Jefferson Rd, Whippany, NJ   
TICKETS: Advance tickets are available for $20; the price is $25 at the door.  For tickets and info, www.FolkProject.org/NJUkeFest, njukefest@folkproject.org or 973-370-4UKE (4853).
This event is part of the New Jersey Uke Fest but open to the general public.


The Minstrel Acoustic Concert Series

Cliff EberhardtCliff Eberhart

WHEN:  Friday, August 3, 7:30 pm. 
WHERE: The Minstrel, Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd., Morristown,
TICKETS: Adults $10; children 12 and under, free. 
For more info call 973-335-9489 or go to www.folkproject.org.  Handicapped accessible; free parking.
Louise Mosrie opens. 

Open Stage

WHEN: Friday, August 10, at 7:30 pm. 
WHERE:
at The Minstrel, Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd., Morristown
TICKETS: Adults $5; under 25, free. 
For more info call 973-335-9489 or go to www.folkproject.org.  Handicapped accessible; free parking.

George WurzbachGeorge Wurzbach

WHEN: Friday, August 17, at 7:30 pm. 
WHERE: at The Minstrel, Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd., Morristown
TICKETS: Adults $10; children 12 and under, free.  For more info call 973-335-9489 or go to www.folkproject.org.  Handicapped accessible; free parking.
Circle Round the Sun opens. 

Closed for NJ Uke Fest The Minstrel will be closed on Friday, August 24 for the NJ Uke Fest. See www.FolkProject.org/NJUkeFest for more info.

No Fuss and FeathersNo Fuss and Feathers 

WHEN: Friday, August 31, at 7:30 pm. 
WHERE: at The Minstrel, Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd., Morristown
TICKETS: Adults: $10; children 12 and under, free. For more info call 973-335-9489 or go to www.folkproject.org.  Handicapped accessible; free parking.
Michael Arthur opens. 


Summer PictureSwingin’ Tern Contra Dances

Paul Morris will call the contras. The band will be Bow Strategem.  Beginners’ workshop at 7:30 pm.  No partner necessary. Please carry in clean soft-soled shoes for dancing. 

WHEN: Saturday, August 4, from 8 to 11 pm
WHERE:
The First Presbyterian Church Parish House, 14 Hanover Road, East Hanover.  
ADMISSION: Adults $12; students $5Listeners welcome (admission applies).  For more information, call 973-295-6864 or go to www.folkproject.org.

Bob Isaacs will call the contras. The band will be Unbowed. Beginners’ workshop at 7:30 pm.  No partner necessary. Please carry in clean soft-soled shoes for dancing.

WHEN: Saturday,  August 18 from 8 to 11 pm
WHERE:
The First Presbyterian Church Parish House, 14 Hanover Road, East Hanover.
ADMISSION: Adults and students: Free! (donations accepted).  Listeners welcome.  For more information, call 973-295-6864 or go to www.folkproject.org.

Funding has been made possible in part by funds from Morris Arts through the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.