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  Bucks County Folk Song Society
BCFSS Monthly Meetings

WHERE & WHEN:

Bucks County Folk Song Society holds its regular monthly meetings at

Wrightstown Friends Meetinghouse
PA Rte 413 (Durham Rd.)
Wrightstown, PA

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.


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MEETING FORMATS:

  1. Monthly meetings normally begin with one of two musical formats:
    • Circle (usually 20-30 performers, once around) with song/story/dance presentations relating to a predetermined theme. Upcoming themes are listed in the calendar below. Click CIRCLE PHOTO GALLERY for a peek at a past circle meeting.
                                                    OR
    • Featured Performer or series of performers. Performers are usually BCFSS members, but occasionally we feature guests from neighboring societies. All performers volunteer their time and talents. Click FEATURE PHOTO GALLERY for a peek at a past feature meeting, but be prepared for a wait of a minute or so.
  2. Minimal Business Meeting
  3. Announcements
  4. Sign-Ups for Upcoming Society Performances/Events
  5. About 1-1/2 Hours for Munching, Jamming, and Schmoozing

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UPCOMING MEETING CALENDAR:

Here's what on the meeting calendar for the coming months:


PREVIOUS
 DATES
To give you a better picture of our activities, we list the musical features of our past meetings on a separate page. Click HERE.

September 10, 2023
(2nd Sunday)
Hybrid Zoom Circle:
Where, Wear, Ware
 Among these three homonyms, you should be able to find one to sing about. This will be a hybrid Zoom meeting, and we will continue hybrid zoom meetings for the foreseeable future. As always, the link for Zoom participation can be found on the BCFSS member's web page. If you're not a member, contact us for a complimentary guest link.

October 8, 2023
(2nd Sunday)
Hybrid Feature Performance:
Nina Lavado
 This meeting is delayed to the 2nd week to accommodate our performance at Perkasie on the 1st. Watch for further information on our featured performer. This will be a hybrid Zoom meeting, and we will continue hybrid zoom meetings for the foreseeable future. As always, the link for Zoom participation can be found on the BCFSS member's web page. If you're not a member, contact us for a complimentary guest link.

November 5, 2023
Hybrid Zoom Circle:
Names
 What's in a name? Many songs are titled by someone's name, but there should more creative ways to relate names to songs. This will be a hybrid Zoom meeting, and we will continue hybrid zoom meetings for the foreseeable future. As always, the link for Zoom participation can be found on the BCFSS member's web page. If you're not a member, contact us for a complimentary guest link.

December , 2023
Hybrid Zoom Circle:
Ups & Downs
 What goes up may or may not come down.Perhaps venture up Cripple Creek or down by the riverside. This will be a hybrid Zoom meeting, and we will continue hybrid zoom meetings for the foreseeable future. As always, the link for Zoom participation can be found on the BCFSS member's web page. If you're not a member, contact us for a complimentary guest link.






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