​​​​​​​​Doc’s Bluegrass Newsletter
(updated 8/27/16)
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​​​​​​​​Special Announcements

For Sale: Vintage 5-String, 1924 Vega Whyte Laydie banjo with original mandolin
 pot with a beautiful Style 2 maple neck made by Mike Ramsey of Pittsboro, NC. The pot is 10 1/2
 inches in diameter. The neck   features the famous Vega "Griffin" on the  headstock with engraved mother of pearl(including the neck).  The neck is scooped for that sweet clawhammer sound. The
 banjo comes in a new Superior hard shelled case. If interested, contact J J. Fischer at nineoaks@verizon.net.   

Jams, Workshops, etc.

(Arranged by date)

​​​​Monday, 8/29/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html


Wednesday, 8/31/16. Doylestown Bluegrass Jam. Wednesdays at 7:30 pm at the German Hungarian Sportsman's Club, 1622 Hilltown Pike, Hilltown, PA. http://www.doylestownjam.com/ or https://groups.yahoo.com/neo


Thursday, 9/1/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/ 


Friday, 9/2/16. Coal County Express is opening For Claire Lynch. Rumor has it, this will be her last tour and this venue is awesome!! Get your tix right away at www.mcohjt.com.


Friday-Sunday, 9/2-9/4/16. 45th Annual Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival. Salem County Fairgrounds, Woodstown, NJ. http://delawarevalleybluegrass.org/


​Monday, 9/5/16. New Holland Fiddlers' Picnic. Community Park, New Holland (Lancaster County), PA. https://www.facebook.com/events/1089946457746540/


Tuesday, 9/6/16. Washington House Bluegrass Jam. 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Washington House Restaurant, Sellersville, PA. http://www.st94.com/listing/


Wednesday, 9/7/16. Doylestown Bluegrass Jam. Wednesdays at 7:30 pm at the German Hungarian Sportsman's Club, 1622 Hilltown Pike, Hilltown, PA. http://www.doylestownjam.com/ or https://groups.yahoo.com/neo


Wednesday, 9/7/16. Bellefonte Café weekly bluegrass jam. 804 Brandywine Blvd, Wilmington, Delaware 19809.  Start time: 7:30pm. https://www.facebook.com/Bellefonte-Cafe-327721297603/


Thursday, 9/8/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/ 


Saturday, 9/10/16.  Woodside Farm Creamery Summer Bluegrass Jam from 1-5p.m. at the Woodside Farm Creamery, 1310 Little Baltimore Road, Hockessin, DE 19707. All levels of pickers are welcome, as are family & friends. Directions and map at http://www.woodsidefarmcreamery.com/


Saturday, 9/10/16. Appalachian Fiddle & Bluegrass Association (AFBA) September outdoor shindig. Mountain View Park, Wind Gap, PA. Details at http://afbawindgap.org/AFBA_Festival_Flyers/September_Shindig_2016.html​


​Monday, 9/12/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html


Wednesday, 9/14/16. Bellefonte Café weekly bluegrass jam. 804 Brandywine Blvd, Wilmington, Delaware 19809.  Start time: 7:30pm. https://www.facebook.com/Bellefonte-Cafe-327721297603/


Thursday, 9/15/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/ 


Saturday, 9/17/16. Bluegrass & Old Time Jam at the Wilmington Branch of the Music School of Delaware. 3rd Saturday of each month (except April). 2-4p.m. at 4101 Washington St., Wilmington, DE, Room 224. All ages & skill levels welcome. http://www.musicschoolofdelaware.org/home.html.


Saturday, 9/17/16.  Woodside Farm Creamery Summer Bluegrass Jam from 1-5p.m. at the Woodside Farm Creamery, 1310 Little Baltimore Road, Hockessin, DE 19707. All levels of pickers are welcome, as are family & friends. Directions and map at http://www.woodsidefarmcreamery.com/


Saturday, 9/17/16. The monthly jam session of the Seven Mountains Bluegrass Association is held the third Sunday of each month at Young's United Methodist Church, 7075 Wertzville Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Jam is held from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Come out to pick, sing, or just listen. http://sevenmountainsbluegrass.org/ 


Sunday, 9/18/16. Lyons Fiddle Festival, Lyons, PA. 9a.m. - 5:30 p.m. http://www.lyonsfiddle.com/


Monday, 9/19/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html​


Tuesday, 9/20/16. Lehigh Valley Old Time Music Jam. Every 3rd Tuesday, 7-9 PM. Vargtimmen King Koffee, 506 Chestnut St., Emmaus, Pa. https://www.facebook.com/Vargtimmen-King-Koffee-188999488323/ 

Tuesday, 9/20/16. Washington House Bluegrass Jam. 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Washington House Restaurant, Sellersville, PA. http://www.st94.com/listing/

Wednesday, 9/21/16. Doylestown Bluegrass Jam. Wednesdays at 7:30 pm at the German Hungarian Sportsman's Club, 1622 Hilltown Pike, Hilltown, PA. http://www.doylestownjam.com/ or https://groups.yahoo.com/neo


Wednesday, 9/21/16. Bellefonte Café weekly bluegrass jam. 804 Brandywine Blvd, Wilmington, Delaware 19809.  Start time: 7:30pm. https://www.facebook.com/Bellefonte-Cafe-327721297603/


Thursday, 9/22/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/ 


Saturday, 9/24/16.  Woodside Farm Creamery Summer Bluegrass Jam from 1-5p.m. at the Woodside Farm Creamery, 1310 Little Baltimore Road, Hockessin, DE 19707. All levels of pickers are welcome, as are family & friends. Directions and map at http://www.woodsidefarmcreamery.com/


Saturday, 9/24/16. Steve Kaufman concert/guitar & mandolin workshops in Centerville, DE This event was originally scheduled for April of last Spring but had to be rescheduled for Sept 24.  Most of the original enrollee’s are able to attend this new date but due to some cancellations there are currently a very few limited number of available seats.  If you wish to attend please contact me ASAP to make arrangements and send payment. For more info: http://theunofficialmartinguitarforum.yuku.com/topic/176380


​Monday, 9/26/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html

Wednesday, 9/2816. Doylestown Bluegrass Jam. Wednesdays at 7:30 pm at the German Hungarian Sportsman's Club, 1622 Hilltown Pike, Hilltown, PA. http://www.doylestownjam.com/ or https://groups.yahoo.com/neo


Wednesday, 9/28/16. Bellefonte Café weekly bluegrass jam. 804 Brandywine Blvd, Wilmington, Delaware 19809.  Start time: 7:30pm. https://www.facebook.com/Bellefonte-Cafe-327721297603


Thursday, 9/29/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/ 


Friday, 9/30/16. Blue Highway, Award Winning Bluegrass w/ River Bones Band at hthe Sellersville Theaster, Sellersville, PA. 8 p.m. Tickets $25, $39.50. http://www.st94.com

Monday, 9/26/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html​


Saturday, 10/1/16. Seven Mountains Bluegrass Asociation's Showcase Series presents the Carroll County Ramblers at Young’s UMC Church, 7075 Wertzville Rd, Mechanicsburg, PA. www.sevenmountainsbluegrass.org

Monday, 10/3/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10 p.m.  http://lomacoffee.com/index.html​


Tuesday, 10/4/16. Washington House Bluegrass Jam. 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Washington House Restaurant, Sellersville, PA. http://www.st94.com/listing/


Wednesday, 10/5/16. Doylestown Bluegrass Jam. Wednesdays at 7:30 pm at the German Hungarian Sportsman's Club, 1622 Hilltown Pike, Hilltown, PA. http://www.doylestownjam.com/ or https://groups.yahoo.com/neo

Wednesday, 10/5/16. Bellefonte Café weekly bluegrass jam. 804 Brandywine Blvd, Wilmington, Delaware 19809.  Start time: 7:30pm. https://www.facebook.com/Bellefonte-Cafe-327721297603


Thursday, 10/6/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/ 


Saturday, 10/8/16. The Bluegrass Brothers, sponsored by the Seven Mountains Bluegrass Association. 7pm at the Goodwill Fire Company, 2318 South Queen St., York, PA. Details at www.sevenmountainsbluegrass.org


Monday, 10/10/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html​


Thursday, 10/13/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/ 


Saturday, 10/15/16. Bluegrass & Old Time Jam at the Wilmington Branch of the Music School of Delaware. 3rd Saturday of each month (except April). 2-4p.m. at 4101 Washington St., Wilmington, DE, Room 224. All ages & skill levels welcome. http://www.musicschoolofdelaware.org/home.html.


Saturday, 10/15/16. The monthly jam session of the Seven Mountains Bluegrass Association is held the third Sunday of each month at Young's United Methodist Church, 7075 Wertzville Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Jam is held from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Come out to pick, sing, or just listen. http://sevenmountainsbluegrass.org/


Saturday, 10/15/16. The O'Connor Band and multiple Grammy winner Mark O'Connor. The band celebrates their new album and the return of Mark to their live shows! 3 PM ($29.50, $45) & 8 PM ($35, $49.50). Tickets and other info at http://www.st94.com/event/1258727-oconnor-band-ft-mark-oconnor-sellersville/. Children's Tickets Are $15 off all matinee seating.


Sunday. 10/16/16. Bluegrass and Old Time Music Association (BOTMA) of New Jersey: Jams & open stage every 3rd Sunday of the Month (September through May). Jamming & stage show 1-5 p.m. at the Embury United Methodist Church Hall on Church St. in Little Silver, NJ.  They also have several jams over the summer in a local park. See http://www.newjerseybluegrass.org Each month there is also an organized Jamming Workshop session for closet pickers and people who want to learn bluegrass music. It runs along with their regular monthly jams September through May.

Sunday, 10/16/16. Kevin Justice's 3rd Sunday Bluegrass and Acoustic Jam . 1-5 P.M. at Stubini's Tavern South, 270 Shell Rd   (Rt. 130), Carney's Point, NJ   08069. Tavern's telephone # is 856-299-8920. For additional information  e-mail kevin_justice@yahoo.com. Note: this jam goes on hiatus May-September and usually starts up again in October. 


Monday, 10/17/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html


Tuesday, 10/18/16. Lehigh Valley Old Time Music Jam. Every 3rd Tuesday, 7-9 PM. Vargtimmen King Koffee, 506 Chestnut St., Emmaus, Pa. https://www.facebook.com/Vargtimmen-King-Koffee-188999488323/ 


Tuesday, 10/18/16. Washington House Bluegrass Jam. 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Washington House Restaurant, Sellersville, PA. http://www.st94.com/listing/


Thursday, 10/20/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/ 


Monday, 10/24/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html


Thursday, 10/27/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/ 


Saturday, 10/29/16. Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Rd. Sponsored by the Seven Mountains Bluegrass Association. 7pm at the Goodwill Fire Company, 2318 South Queen St., York, PA. Details at www.sevenmountainsbluegrass.org


Monday, 10/31/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html​


Tuesday, 11/1/6. Washington House Bluegrass Jam. 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Washington House Restaurant, Sellersville, PA. http://www.st94.com/listing/


Thursday, 11/3/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/

 

Friday, 11/4/16. Steep Canyyon Rangers at theEmilie K. Asplundh Hall of West Chester University of Pennsylvania. 7:30 p.m, http://www.wcupa.edu/oca/wcuLive/currentSeason.aspx 


Monday, 11/7/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html


Thursday, 11/10/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/


Monday, 11/14/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html


Tuesday, 11/15/16. Lehigh Valley Old Time Music Jam. Every 3rd Tuesday, 7-9 PM. Vargtimmen King Koffee, 506 Chestnut St., Emmaus, Pa. https://www.facebook.com/Vargtimmen-King-Koffee-188999488323/ 


Tuesday, 11/15/16. Washington House Bluegrass Jam. 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Washington House Restaurant, Sellersville, PA. http://www.st94.com/listing/


Thursday, 11/17/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/


Saturday, 11/19/16. The monthly jam session of the Seven Mountains Bluegrass Association is held the third Sunday of each month at Young's United Methodist Church, 7075 Wertzville Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Jam is held from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Come out to pick, sing, or just listen. http://sevenmountainsbluegrass.org/

Saturday, 11/19/16. Bluegrass & Old Time Jam at the Wilmington Branch of the Music School of Delaware. 3rd Saturday of each month (except April). 2-4p.m. at 4101 Washington St., Wilmington, DE, Room 224. All ages & skill levels welcome. http://www.musicschoolofdelaware.org/home.html.

Sunday. 11/20/16. Bluegrass and Old Time Music Association (BOTMA) of New Jersey: Jams & open stage every 3rd Sunday of the Month (September through May). Jamming & stage show 1-5 p.m. at the Embury United Methodist Church Hall on Church St. in Little Silver, NJ.  They also have several jams over the summer in a local park. See http://www.newjerseybluegrass.org Each month there is also an organized Jamming Workshop session for closet pickers and people who want to learn bluegrass music. It runs along with their regular monthly jams September through May


Sunday, 11/20/16. Kevin Justice's 3rd Sunday Bluegrass and Acoustic Jam . 1-5 P.M. at Stubini's Tavern South, 270 Shell Rd   (Rt. 130), Carney's Point, NJ   08069. Tavern's telephone # is 856-299-8920. For additional information  e-mail kevin_justice@yahoo.com. Note: this jam goes on hiatus May-September and usually starts up again in October. 

Monday, 11/21/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html


Thursday, 11/24/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/


Monday, 11/28/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html​

Thursday, 11/31/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/


Monday, 12/2/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html​


Tuesday, 12/3/16. Washington House Bluegrass Jam. 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Washington House Restaurant, Sellersville, PA. http://www.st94.com/listing/

Thursday, 12/5/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/


Monday, 12/9/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html


Thursday, 11/12/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/


Saturday, 12/17/16. The monthly jam session of the Seven Mountains Bluegrass Association is held the third Sunday of each month at Young's United Methodist Church, 7075 Wertzville Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Jam is held from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Come out to pick, sing, or just listen. http://sevenmountainsbluegrass.org/

Saturday, 12/17/16. Bluegrass & Old Time Jam at the Wilmington Branch of the Music School of Delaware. 3rd Saturday of each month (except April). 2-4p.m. at 4101 Washington St., Wilmington, DE, Room 224. All ages & skill levels welcome. http://www.musicschoolofdelaware.org/home.html


Sunday. 10/16/16. Bluegrass and Old Time Music Association (BOTMA) of New Jersey: Jams & open stage every 3rd Sunday of the Month (September through May). Jamming & stage show 1-5 p.m. at the Embury United Methodist Church Hall on Church St. in Little Silver, NJ.  They also have several jams over the summer in a local park. See http://www.newjerseybluegrass.org Each month there is also an organized Jamming Workshop session for closet pickers and people who want to learn bluegrass music. It runs along with their regular monthly jams September through May.


Sunday, 12/18/16. Kevin Justice's 3rd Sunday Bluegrass and Acoustic Jam . 1-5 P.M. at Stubini's Tavern South, 270 Shell Rd   (Rt. 130), Carney's Point, NJ   08069. Tavern's telephone # is 856-299-8920. For additional information  e-mail kevin_justice@yahoo.com. Note: this jam goes on hiatus May-September and usually starts up again in October. 

Monday, 12/16/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html


​Tuesday, 12/17/16. Lehigh Valley Old Time Music Jam. Every 3rd Tuesday, 7-9 PM. Vargtimmen King Koffee, 506 Chestnut St., Emmaus, Pa. https://www.facebook.com/Vargtimmen-King-Koffee-188999488323/ 


Tuesday, 12/1716. Washington House Bluegrass Jam. 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Washington House Restaurant, Sellersville, PA. http://www.st94.com/listing/

Thursday, 12/19/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/


Monday, 12/23/16. LOMA Coffeehouse jam, 239 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE.  Every Monday night. 7-10p.m. http://lomacoffee.com/index.html​


Thursday, 12/26/16. Holmesburg  Bluegrass & Country Jam. Thursday nights 8 - 10:30p.m.  All levels of players welcome.  In cold weather t jam meets at the  The MacSwiney Club, 510 Greenwood Ave, Jenkintown, PA 19046.  In warm weather it meets at the Jenkintown Town Square Gazebo at 307 Leedom St, Jenkintown, PA 19046. See http://www.Holmesburgjam.com/


Saturday, 1/21/17. Bluegrass & Old Time Jam at the Wilmington Branch of the Music School of Delaware. 3rd Saturday of each month (except April). 2-4p.m. at 4101 Washington St., Wilmington, DE, Room 224. All ages & skill levels welcome. http://www.musicschoolofdelaware.org/home.html


Saturday, 2/18/17. Bluegrass & Old Time Jam at the Wilmington Branch of the Music School of Delaware. 3rd Saturday of each month (except April). 2-4p.m. at 4101 Washington St., Wilmington, DE, Room 224. All ages & skill levels welcome. http://www.musicschoolofdelaware.org/home.html.