|This page gives you the low-down on location,
time, and formats of BCFSS monthly meetings.
- Where & When
Bucks County Folk Song Society holds its regular
monthly meetings at
Wrightstown Friends Meetinghouse
PA Rte 413 (Durham Rd.)
The meetinghouse is on the west side of the
road, just south of the intersection with Penns Park Rd. It's
about 3 miles north of Newtown and 1 mile south of Rte. 232.
For an interactive map, click here: Map to Meetinghouse.
Meetings are normally held on the first Sunday
of every month, but occasionally switch to the second Sunday
when the first is on a holiday weekend. Check the calendar to be sure.
The festivities begin around 6:30 and end
promptly at 10:00pm.
Here's what on the meeting calendar for the
|To give you
a better picture of our activities, we list the
musical features of our past meetings on a separate
page. Click HERE.
|Now we're not saying
pets are pests, though they could be. Most are
not, but "pets" and "pest" are, in fact, anagrams.
In any case there must be plenty of songs
relating to either pets or pests. This will
(finally!) be an in-person/zoom hybrid meeting
in the meetinghouse, rather than the pre-school,
and we plan to continue in that mode for the
future. We will have jamming and socializing
afterwards, but, it will not be possible to have
snacks until we return to the pre-school
|Obviously, we can't
have lyrics without language, but you'll need more
than that to tie into the theme. A foreign
language song might be one way. Or a play on
words. Lots of songs must have some kind of
reference to language. Get creative. Jam
sessions and socializing will follow.
|The beginning of summer is a good
time to start planning vacation trips, but there are
many other kinds of trips to sing about. Ocean
voyages; bus trips; train rides; road trips. The
list goes on and on. Jam sessions and socializing will