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Activities November 15-17, 2013

by Lauren on November 15, 2013

in activities_fp, Jan writes ...

FRIDAY 3:00-5:00 P.M. Registration 5:30 P.M. Student Orientation in Keith House Community Room 6:00 P.M. Supper 6:45-9:00 P.M. Classes SATURDAY 7:45 A.M. Morningsong with David Vowell 9:00-5:00 Classes8:00 -11:00 P.M. Halloween Dance! Costumes Encouraged SUNDAY 7:45 A.M. Morning Song with J.D. Robinson 9:00-11:00 A.M. Classes 11:00 A.M. Student Exhibit in Keith House 11:30 A.M. Closing […]


Today at 9:00am, be sure to tune in to hear Jan Davidson on the radio with Mary Beth Lodge on What Matters: Creativity and Craft.


On July 17th, I’m very honored to be one of the readers of David Rakoff’s last book, the verse novel Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish at Barnes and Noble, Union Square, New York City, beginning at 7 p.m. and estimated to conclude at 10 p.m., an ambitious deadline given the vast amount of laughing […]

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Jan will be at the Nantucket Atheneum Monday, July 1, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. for a showing of our “Sing Behind the Plow” documentary featuring the Folk School, followed by a Q&A with Nanette and a wonderful concert. Read their article below or visit their website for more information. From the time that John C. Campbell married his bride, […]


So Much Flow

by Jan Davidson, Director on June 21, 2013

in In the News, Jan writes ...

“We still make things,” says our bumper sticker. Why bother? Lord knows, there are plenty of things around. And why would one spend what amounts to months of one’s life playing bump-ditty, bump-ditty on a banjo, when all one has to do for music is insert one’s earbuds? Why is the Folk School, with all […]