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FOUR SHILLINGS SHORT 2017 SCHEDULE

Updated 02/23/2017

FOUR SHILLINGS SHORT: 2017 TOUR ITINERARY

FEBRUARY – LOUISIANA, ARKANSAS, KENTUCKY
MARCH- INDIANA, ILLINOIS, IOWA, NEBRASKA
APRIL – CALIFORNIA, IRELAND
MAY - IRELAND
JUNE- IRELAND
JULY- IRELAND, CALIFORNIA
AUGUST – CALIFORNIA, OREGON
SEPTEMBER – OREGON, WASHINGTON
OCTOBER – IDAHO, MONTANA, WYOMING, COLORADO
NOVEMBER – COLORADO, NEW MEXICO
DECEMBER – ARIZONA


FEBRUARY 2017:

SATURDAY: FEBRUARY 25
7:00 – 9:00PM
HOUSE CONCERT
Louisville, KY
RSVP requested: Contact Robbin @ rlmgkids@iglou.com
Suggested donation $10
Refreshments & dessert potluck at the intermission (please bring something to share)

 

SUNDAY: FEBRUARY 26
4:00PM – 7:00PM

HOUSE CONCERT & POTLUCK
@ ATMARAM ASHRAM
2700 HILLSIDE TERRACE
Louisville, KY
(502) 897-5266
Reservations requested
$10 suggested donation
Please bring a dish to share


MARCH 2017: INDIANA, ILLINOIS, IOWA, NEBRASKA

SATURDAY: MARCH 4
7:00 to 9:00pm
KEYS, STRINGS & OTHER THINGS CONCERT
Unitarian Universalist Community Church
95 N. Jefferson St.
Danville, IN 46122
(317) 892-4239 for info
$15.00 cover
http://www.uucchc.org/events/four-shilling-short/

 

SATURDAY: MARCH 11
7:00 – 9:15PM
“Songs from the Woods Concerts”
FOREST PARK NATURE CENTER
5809 Forest Park Dr.
Peoria Heights, IL 61616
(309) 686-3360
http://www.peoriaparks.org/songs-woods-concert-series/
Advanced ticket sales are available at the Trailhead Nature Store, or you can pay at the door. Concert fees are $10/adult, $9/ 12 and under. CORE members receive a $2/person discount. All concerts begin at 7 p.m.

ST. PATRICK’S DAY CONCERT & FUNDRAISER for the Quad Cities Celtic Festival
Featuring Four Shillings Short and Laural Almquist
FRIDAY: MARCH 17

7:00 – 10:00pm
@ RIVER MUSIC EXPERIENCE – Redstone Room
129 N. Main St.
Davenport, IA 52801
(563) 326-1333
www.rivermusicexperience.org
Music, Storytelling and fundraising raffle of gift certificate, gift baskets & other prizes.
Ticket price includes dessert buffet, coffee & tea.
Tickets: $20 – available online at:
http://rivermusicexperience.org/Upcoming-Events/Calendar-of-Events



SUNDAY: MARCH 19, 2017
2:00 – 4:00PM
APL UNPLUGGED SERIES
AMES PUBLIC LIBRARY
515 Douglas Ave.
Ames, IA 50010
(515) 239-5630
www.amespubliclibrary.org
Free Family Concert

 

THURSDAY: MARCH 23
7:00 – 9:00PM
WAY STATION CONCERTS
@ Unitarian Church of Lincoln
6300 A Street
Lincoln, NE
http://www.unitarianlincoln.org/
(402) 540-0015
$15 Suggested Donation/Student discount/kids 12 & under free

 

FRIDAY: MARCH 24
7:00 – 9:00PM

TRU CAFÉ
2100 Central Ave.
Kearney, NE 68847
(308) 236-9422
www.trucafekearney.com
Suggested Donation $10

 

SATURDAY: MARCH 25
7:00 – 9:00PM

THE ESPRESSO SHOPPE by CARAVAN
419 North Dewey St.
North Platte, NE 69101
http://www.theespressoshopbycaravan.com/
Donation $5-10/KIDS FREE

 

APRIL 2017: CALIFORNIA, IRELAND


SUNDAY: APRIL 2
9:30 & 11AM Services

PALO ALTO UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CHURCH
505 E. Charleston
Palo Alto, CA
(650) 494-0541
www.uucpa.org


SUNDAY: APRIL 9
4:00 - 6:00PM
OCCIDENTAL CENTER FOR THE ARTS
3850 Doris Murphy Court
Occidental, CA 95465
(707) 874-9392
$12 ADVANCE/$15 DOOR/$5 students/kids free
Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.occidentalcenterforthearts.org/
You may also reserve will-call tickets and pay at the door, phone at 707-874-9392 to reserve will-call. OCA is accessible to people with disabilities. Our Art Gallery is open for viewing and gift purchases during all events.


WEDNESDAY: APRIL 19
7:30PM (DOORS OPEN AT 7PM)

THE UGLY MUG CAFE
4640 Soquel Dr, Soquel, CA 95073
$15 cover
Presented by Fiddling Cricket Concerts & Canyon Acoustic Society

FRIDAY: APRIL 21
7:30 – 8:30PM

THE CELTIC YEAR – songs, poetry & stories from the Celtic Wheel of Time
THE FORUM
23500 Cristo Rey Dr.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(650) 944-0100
www.theforumrsa.com

SUNDAY: APRIL 23
2:00 – 5:00PM

SAN GREGORIO GENERAL STORE
Stage Road & Hwy 84
San Gregorio, CA
donation

 

MAY: IRELAND

JUNE: IRELAND

JULY: IRELAND, CALIFORNIA

SUNDAY: JULY 16
4:00 – 7:30pm
SAUSALITO HOUSE CONCERTS
Sausalito, CA
Potluck @ 4:00pm / Concert @ 5:30pm
Reservations required – to request and invitation/reservation, please contact:
(650-575-7390) or yurikodoi@sbcglobal.net
$10 – 20 suggested contribution for concert. Please bring cash or check made payable to the artist.
Pot luck - please bring something to share for the potluck and a folding chair if possible.
Sausalito HOUSE CONCERTS - Sausalito, CA
July 16, Sunday 4-7pm
DIRECTIONS: The address and directions to the house will be included in your email invitation which will be mailed the week of the concert. Please R.S.V.P. to the invitation in order to help us be completely prepared.
ACCESSIBILITY: If you have trouble negotiating stairs, we warn you to go up the stairs to the second level and park on the street.

SATURDAY: JULY 22
7:00 – 9:00pm
Celtic & World music concert with Four Shillings Short
PACIFIC GROVE ART CENTER
568 Lighthouse Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 375-2208
www.pgartcenter.org
$10.00 members/$12 non-members

 

AUGUST: CALIFORNIA, OREGON & WASHINGTON

 

SUNDAY: AUGUST 6
3:00 – 5:30PM
AUBURN HOUSE CONCERTS
Auburn, CA
Reservations required - to request an invitation/reservation please contact
530-885-4292 or  info@AuburnHouseConcerts.org
$20 suggested contribution for concert/ Please bring cash or a check made payable to the artist.
Pot luck – drinks and snacks/please bring something to share
DIRECTIONS: The address and directions to the house will be included in your email invitation which will be mailed the week of the concert. Please R.S.V.P. to the invitation in order to help us be completely prepared.
ACCESSIBILITY: If you have trouble negotiating stairs, there is a paved path that goes around the left side of the house to the back door. Let us know in advance and you may park in the garage and thus avoid all but one stair.

 

FRIDAY: AUGUST 11
7:00 – 9:00pm
Brits International presents
Celtic, Folk & World music concert with Four Shillings Short
St. Lukes Anglican Church
1750 Canby Road, Redding, CA 96002
www.britsinternational.com

 

WEDNESDAY: AUGUST 16
6:30 – 7:30PM

HUMBOLDT COUNTY MAIN LIBRARY
1313 3rd St, Eureka, CA 
(707) 269-1900
http://www.humboldtgov.org/1346/Public-Library
FREE FAMILY CONCERT

 

FRIDAY: AUGUST 18
5:00 – 6:00PM

Celtic, Folk & World music Concert
McKINLEYVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
1606 Pickett Road
McKinleyville, CA 95519
(707) 839-4459
Free Family Concert

 

SATURDAY: AUGUST 19
6:30 – 7:30PM

FORTUNA BRANCH LIBRARY
735 14TH Street
Fortuna, CA 95540
(707) 725-3460
http://www.humboldtgov.org/296/Fortuna-Library
FREE FAMILY CONCERT

 

THURSDAY: AUGUST 24
7:00 – 8:30PM
Celtic, Folk & World music concert with Four Shillings Short
NORTH BEND LIBRARY
1800 Sherman Ave.
North Bend, OR 97459
(541) 756-0400
www.cclsd.org
Free Family Concert

 

FRIDAY: AUGUST 25
CELTIC, FOLK & WORLD MUSIC CONCERT
7:00 – 8:30PM
PORT ORFORD LIBRARY
1421 Oregon St.
Port Orford, OR 97465
(541) 332-5622
www.polibrary.org
Free Family Concert

 

SATURDAY: AUGUST 26
“A CELEBRATION OF IRELAND” – music stories & poetry from the Irish Tradition
2:00 – 4:00PM
CURRY PUBLIC LIBRARY
94341 3rd St,
Gold Beach, OR 97444
(541) 247-7246
www.currypubliclibrary.org/
Free Family Concert

 

WEDNESDAY: AUGUST 30
CELTIC, FOLK & WORLD MUSIC CONCERT
5:00 – 7:00PM
CHETCO COMMUNITY PUBLIC LIBRARY
405 Alder St.
Brookings, OR 97415
(541) 469-7738
www.chetcolibrary.org
Free Family Concert



SEPTEMBER 2017: OREGON, WASHINGTON

 

WEDNESDAY: SEPTEMBER 6
6:00 – 8:00PM
SIUSLAW PUBLIC LIBRARY
1460 9th Street
Florence, OR 97439
(541) 997-3132
www.siuslawlibrary.org
Free Family Concert

 

SATURDAY: SEPTEMBER 9
Potluck 3 – 4pm & Concert 4:30 – 7pm w/break for dessert
HOUSE CONCERT @ ASH VALLEY SCHOOL near Loon Lake
Loon Lake, Douglas County,  OR
$10 donation/kids free
Directions to Ash Valley School:
From I-5 North look for second Sutherlin exit, north of Roseburg, turn left onto Hwy 138 to Elkton, turn left on Hwy 38, continue thru Scottsburg to Loon Lake Rd at milepost 13, Left turn – watch oncoming traffic another 12 miles to Ash Valley School on Right.  From 1-5 South take Hwy 138 exit at Drain, thru Elkton with same route up Loon Lake Rd.  From coast Hwy 101 either north or south head for Reedsport, take Hwy 138, to East, 13 miles to Loon Lake Road, right to Ash Valley School.  12513 Loon Lake Rd.
Come early, plan to camp if weather permits, we will provide dry sleeping space if necessary, so bring sleeping bags etc.  There is also lodging at Loon Lake Lodge about 4 miles below the school.  Reservations on line.  Call 541-599-2244 for info. Later in the year.  They are closed for winter.
Jan and Jerry are happy to provide more information if you call or email.  We are planning a potluck before the concert, but don’t worry if you are traveling a long ways, make it very simple!   Email:  treetoad@rconnects.com;  541-599-2268.

 

SATURDAY: SEPTEMBER 23
TIME: To be announced
THREE RIVERS FOLKLIFE CONCERT
Location to be determined
Either in Richland or Pasco

 

TUESDAY: SEPTEMBER 19
7:00 – 8:00pm

AROUND THE WORLD IN 30 INSTRUMENTS CONCERT
Richland Public Library
955 Northgate Drive
Richland WA  99352
509-942-7678
www.richland.lib.wa.us

 

SATURDAY: SEPTEMBER 30
5:00 – 7:00pm
CELTIC, FOLK & WORLD MUSIC CONCERT with Four Shillings Short
CORNUCOPIA ARTS COUNCIL
MAIN STREET STAGE
Halfway, OR
Free Concert
Alternative venue (Grange Hall)
www.themainstreetstage.org

 

OCTOBER: WYOMING, COLORADO

 

SUNDAY: OCTOBER 15
1:30 – 3:00PM
A SAMHAIN CONCERT – Music, Stories & Poetry from the Celtic Wheel of Time
PARK COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
1500 Heart Mountain Street
Cody, WY 82414
(307) 527-1880
www.parkcountylibrary.org
Free Family Concert

WEDNESDAY: OCTOBER 18
FULL SCHOOL ASSEMBLY
TIME – TBA
RALPH WITTERS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
215 Springview St.
Thermopolis, WY 82443
(307) 864-4070

 

THURSDAY: OCTOBER 19
MUSIC CLASS PERFORMANCE
TIME – TBA
HOT SPRINGS COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
331 Park St,
Thermopolis, WY 82443
(307) 864-4070

 

THURSDAY: OCTOBER 19
7:00 pm
HOUSE CONCERT
Private Event
Thermopolis, WY
Contact info:
307 864 4070

 

FRIDAY: OCTOBER 20
FULL SCHOOL ASSEMBLY
TIME – TBA
THERMOPOLIS MIDDLE SCHOOL
1450 Valleyview Dr.
Thermopolis, WY 82443
(307) 864-4070

 

FRIDAY: OCTOBER 20
TIME: TBA
WYOMING PIONEER HOME
141 Pioneer Home Dr.
Thermopolis, WY 82443
307 864 4070

 

THURSDAY: OCTOBER 26
6:30 – 7:30PM
“A SAMHAIN/HALLOWEEN CONCERT – music, stories & folklore to celebrate the Celtic Bonfire Festival of Samhain”
FULMER PUBLIC LIBRARY
335 W. Alger St.
Sheridan, WY 82801
(307) 674-8585
www.sheridanwyolibrary.org
Free Family Concert


NOVEMBER: COLORADO, NEW MEXICO

 

SATURDAY: NOVEMBER 11
TIME: TBA
JEMEZ FINE ART GALLERY
17346 Highway 4
Jemez Springs, NM
For info: (575) 829-3617or coracle@valornet.com
$20 suggested donation/$5 kids
Benefit concert for the Jemez Fine Art Gallery
www.jemezfineart.com

 

DECEMBER: ARIZONA

 

TUESDAY: DECEMBER 5
6:00 – 8:00PM
CELTIC & WORLD MUSIC CONCERT with Four Shillings Short
COCHISE COLLEGE – Strong Oak Historical Club
Student Union Community room
901 N. Colombo Ave.
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
www.cochise.edu
Free Concert

 

SATURDAY: DECEMBER 9
7:00 – 9:00pm
CELTIC WINTER CONCERT with Four Shillings Short
SOLAR CULTURE GALLERY @ GALACTIC CENTER
31 E. Toole
Tucson, AZ 85701
www.solarculture.org
$10 suggested donation

 

FRIDAY: DECEMBER 15, 2017
8:00 – 10:30PM
CELTIC WINTER CONCERT with Four Shillings Short
FIDDLERS DREAM COFFEEHOUSE
1720 E. Glendale Ave. (Rear Building)
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 997-9795
www.fiddlersdream.org
$10 advance/$12 door

 


Updated 02/23/2017 by Four Shillings Short

 
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