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Most regular events take place at the Friends' Meeting House, 
1090 W. 70th (near Oak St) in Vancouver

For all regular events, doors open 7:00 pm, group singing at 7:20, official program at 7:30.

Events are open to the public except where otherwise specified.

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send us a note at vanfolksong[at]gmail.com
We do not share our mailing list with anyone else.

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Starting in December, we will have a little fun with that old rhyme:
"Something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue"
Feb 15,
2017
7:30 pm Friends' Meeting House Open stage
followed by
feature:
Songtree

Earle Peach and
Barbara Jackson
present a variety of songs
from their diverse
repertoire.
Mar 1,
2017
7:30 pm Friends' Meeting House Songcircle:
Something Blue

The last of our "something"
themes will cover blues,
sad songs (could be
tragi-comic), or songs
that include the word “blue.”
Mar 15,
2017
7:30 pm Friends' Meeting House Open stage
followed by
feature:
Helen Shilladay

One of the founders
of the Chilliwack Folk Club
and a fine acapella singer
with strong English
Traditional background
Mar 22,
2017
Check
news
letter
Tipper Restaurant
& Review Room
Annual General
Meeting
Come for dinner, stay
to have your say in 
how your folk club
is run.
Apr 5,
2017
7:30 pm Friends' Meeting House Songcircle:
Rule Britannia!

After hundreds of years
of musical oppression
by those pesky Scots,
Welsh, and Irish, the
 Anglos finally break free
with an evening of English
songs, olde and newe.
Apr 19,
2017
7:30 pm Friends' Meeting House
Triple feature:
In Good Time
(Elizabeth Dunn,
Lee & Mona
Hepper);
 Jane McEwan &
Friends: "A Gaelic
Experience";
and
Melanie Goestl &
Hagan Mitchell

 

 

May 3,
2017
7:30 pm Friends' Meeting House
Songcircle:
Troublemakers
Songs for Social Change
 

In honour of International
Labour Day on May 1,
we invite all those
troublesome songs
that invoke political
or social change.

May 17,
2017
7:30 pm Friends' Meeting House  

Open stage
followed by
feature:
Ellen van
der Hoeven

 
June 7,
2017
7:30 pm Friends' Meeting House  

Songcircle:
Farming & Ranching

 

Summer time is nigh
and agricultural is in
the air. From sheep to
plowing, cowboys &
country life, this theme
 will mooove you,
so don’t say neigh.

June 21,
2017
7:30 pm Friends' Meeting House Feature TBA