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Matt Savage Trio Saturday, July 8 at 7:00 PM

Matt Savage Trio   Saturday, July 8 at 7:00 PM

Matt Savage, formerly of Francestown, will be joined by Bruce Gertz and Steve Silverstein for a stellar evening of jazz at Francestown’s Old Meeting House on Saturday, July 8, at 7:00 PM.

Matt, now age 24, has had a fifteen year professional career as a jazz musician, bandleader and composer.  He has played with some of the biggest names in jazz, including Chick Corea, the Ellington All Stars,  Chaka Khan, Wynton Marsalis, Bobby ...

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Don’t Miss the Season’s Last Concert!

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Francestown’s own Jacob MacKay on cello and Apple Hill/Keene Chamber Orchestra’s Eric Stumacher on piano will perform sonatas by Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms on Sunday, September 25 at 5 pm.

Founder and director of the Sonad Project, Stumacher has been called “extraordinarily effective” by the New York Times. A Leonard Bernstein Music Fellow and winner of the Fisher Prize for “exceptional achievement in the creative arts” and ...

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Skip Gorman Plays Cowboy Tunes 8/28

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Join us for Western music with Wyoming cowboy and the grandson of Francestown’s own Levi Woodbury, Skip Gorman, on Sunday, August 28th at 5 pm.

Performing on Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Companion and NPR’s Folk Show, Gorman is an acclaimed fiddler, guitarist, and mandolin player. His music has even accompanied many of Ken Burns’ documentaries!

Little cowpokes come free if they wear cowboy gear. Otherwise, tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for kids ...

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4 Shillings Short in Concert

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Touring In Ireland and the US since 1997, the talented duo Four Shillings Short will bring Celtic, folk, and world music to the Old Meeting House in Francestown at 7:30 pm on Friday, August 12.
Performances by husband Aodh Og O’Tuama from Cork, Ireland, and his California wife Christy Martin have been called “nothing short of musical excellence, encompassing an eclectic array of world music.”  

These full-time minstrels, working out of their Dodge Caravan ...

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Less than a Month Left!

Don’t miss out on our fabulous vacation week raffle——one week for four in Ogunquit, ME (named the “Best Small Coastal Town” by USA Today).
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Available for the week of Sept. 2-9, this luxury condo at the Falls in Ogunquit has its own whirlpool spa, kitchenette, and fireplaced living room for those cool coastal evenings. Plus the resort offers an indoor swimming pool and fitness center, just minutes from the ...

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Box Picnic Supper Auction 7/17

Join us at the Old Meeting House on Sunday, July 17 at 5 pm for live music and an old-fashioned box picnic supper——it’ll make a mouth-watering finale to all the Heritage Commission’s doings at the Francestown Town Common.

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Bring your favorite picnic supper, and OMH Trustee Stewart Brock will auction it off to the highest bidder to help us pay to paint ...

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Win a Summer Vacation

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Escape for a week in Ogunquit, Maine—the “best small coastal town,” according to USA Today—Sept. 2-9. This is an ideal time: the beaches are beautiful, the water’s as warm as it gets, and all the restaurants and shops are still open. But after Labor Day, most of the tourists are gone.

This luxury suite at the Falls at Ogunquit, an InSeason Resort, ...

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Ring Your Chimes!

Don’t miss Chime In! Bellringers in concert at the Old Meeting House OMH on Saturday, June 25th.
Popular performers in venues around New England and New York (where they performed recently at Carnegie Hall), ChimeIn! seeks to engage people in participatory music, educating the public in the art of handbell ringing and the history of sacred and secular music.

Volunteer bell ringers are invited to join in. Please come to the Old Meeting House at 6 pm to rehearse. Not a ...

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2016 calendar available

Pick up a handy bookmark/calendar of Old Meeting House events at your local library!OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Thanks to Our Sponsors

…for helping to underwrite “Quilts Old and New,” which was a huge success the last weekend in September. “Angels” who donated $100 or more include A Friend, David Avery, Camirand’s Car Care, Milly Cunningham (in memory of Joan Hanchett_, Francestown Sand and Gravel, Robin Macrae Habrich, Harold “Buddy” Pope Realty, Charles and Sarah Pyle In addition, Edmunds Hardware in Antrim and Monadnock Paper Mills in Bennington were sponsors, and Gelletetes Inc. and Bellows-Nichols Insurances helped underwrite this event.
Thanks, as ...

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