Gloucester & District

Folk Band

"THIRD AGE FOLK"
Where? *Usually* Lonsdale Methodist Church (GL4 0TA)
When? Mondays (weekly, except holidays) 2-4pm

What is the time commitment?
Come when you can! (But, if possible, let Sarah know when you can't.)

Who is the group for?
**Relatively inexperienced players/singers and virtual beginners;
**people who read music and have experience of different genres;
**folk players/singers who tend to make music by ear.
A wide range of instruments is welcome but usually restricted to acoustic.

No auditions: if you enjoy being with us, we'll enjoy having you :-)

What music do we play?
Traditional and contemporary folk (in the public domain) from Britain and elsewhere.

Whom do I contact?
Send a message to Sarah on 07479 580580 (text only please)

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Use the Calendar to find out when this group meets, and any special events they may hold.
( Remember to use the filter box (white box), and the drop-down menu, to focus on the group you are interested in. )

Dates for your Diary
Mon Jul 22nd -- summer break -- AGM, Guildhall, 2.15
Mon Jul 29th -- summer break --
Mon Aug 5th -- summer break --
Mon Aug 12th -- summer break --
Mon Aug 19th Subs & Clubs (SM and DR) (this is not a music session)
Mon Aug 26th Bank Holiday (no meeting)
Mon Sep 2nd TAF resumes @ Lonsdale Rd (TM & HC lead; prep for Chit-Chat)
Mon Sep 9th Session @ Lonsdale Rd (TM & HC lead; prep for Chit-Chat)
Mon Sep 16th Session @ Lonsdale Rd (SM back; prep for Chit-Chat)
Thu Sep 19th Gig @ Chit-Chat Quedgeley, am
Mon Sep 23rd Session @ Lonsdale Rd (prep for Apple Day)
Thu Sep 26th Gig @ retirement complex in Hardwicke, 2.30-4.00
Mon Sep 30th Session @ Lonsdale Rd (prep for Apple Day)
Mon Oct 7th Session @ Lonsdale Rd (prep for Apple Day)
Mon Oct 14th Session @ Lonsdale Rd (prep for Apple Day)
Sat Oct 19th Apple Day @ "Folk of Gloucester" Museum (c10.30-2.00)
Mon Oct 21st Harp Workshop
Mon Oct 28th Gig @ Richmond Painswick Retirement Village
Mon Nov 4th Bishop's Cleeve return match (Lonsdale Rd)
Mon Nov 11th session @ Lonsdale Rd (Christmas Programme)
Mon Nov 18th session @ Lonsdale Rd (Christmas Programme)
Sat Nov 23rd Christmas Fayre, Quedgeley
Mon Nov 25th session @ Lonsdale Rd (Christmas Programme)
Mon Dec 2nd possible gig?? / session @ Lonsdale Rd (Christmas Programme)
Mon Dec 9th possible gig?? / session @ Lonsdale Rd (Christmas Programme)
Mon Dec 16th Guild House 2.00

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