Local Singings

Like the pot-holed, frost-heaved roads of Vermont, this page is UNDER CONSTRUCTION. As of December 17, 2019 the regular local singings in and near Vermont were as listed below. Please call ahead to confirm singing details. Please send corrections and updates to David at MiddleburyShapeNote@gmail.com.

Brattleboro: 3rd Sundays, from 3:00-5:30 pm, St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 16 Bradley Ave. We sing mostly from the Sacred Harp, but sometimes from  the Northern Harmony. Loaner copies available. Contact: Matthew Wojcik, 802-246-1008, mwojcik@earthlink.net. FaceBook/Brattleboro Sacred Harp

Bread and Puppet/Glover: 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, (Fall-Spring), 7:00 pm + Every Tuesday, 7:30pm (Summer), Bread and Puppet Farm, 753 Heights Rd./Rt. 122, Glover. Contact: Linda Wells, 802-586-0698,craftsbury@hotmail.com or Elka Schumann, 802-525-6972.

Burlington: Tuesdays, weekly, 6:30-8:30 at Ira Allen Chapel, University of Vermont. Free parking behind the chapel, accessible from Colchester Avenue. Free and open to all, loaner books available. Occasionally relocates to another building on the UVM Campus; contact us if you’re traveling. Contact: bshsteeringcommittee@gmail.com Facebook: Sacred Harp Community of Vermont 

Charlotte: 3rd Sundays, 1:00-3:00, Charlotte Senior Center, 212 Ferry Road. Contact: Carolyn Kulik, charlottesrctr@gmavt.net, 802-425-6345.

Derby Line: 4th Sundays (fall, winter, spring), 3:00-5:00, Unitarian Church, 112 Main Street. Contact: Troad (aka Julia Richmond), acersaccharum73@yahoo.ca.

Hanover, NH: 2nd Thursdays, 7:00-9:30, Friends Meeting House, 43 Lebanon Street. Contact: Daniel Hertzler danhertzler@gmail.com / 802-674-6963

Middlebury: 1st Sundays, 1:00-3:00, Mitchell Green Lounge, McCullough Student Center, 14 Old Chapel Road, Middlebury College. Enter from Rte. 125/College St. or Rte. 30/S. Main Street. Contacts: FaceBook/Middlebury Shape Note Singers, MiddleburyShapeNote@gmail.com or David Rosenberg, rosenber@middlebury.edu, 802-989-4387.

Montpelier: 2nd Sundays 2:00-5:00, Taplin Auditorium, Christ Episcopal Church, 64 State Street. Contact: Dan Coppock, quakeryousay@gmail.com

Norwich: 4th Sundays, 1:30-4:30, Parish Hall, St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 262 Main Street, next to the green in Norwich (less than 1/2 a mile west of Exit 13 off of I-91). Everyone is welcome. Come and go as you please. Loaner books are provided. We share a snack at around 3 pm, and we take a collection in appreciation for use of the fine space. Contact: Daniel Hertzler danhertzler@gmail.com / 802-674-6963

Whitehall, NY: 2nd Sundays, quarterly, 2:00 – 4:00, William Miller Chapel, 1592 County Road 11, Whitehall, NY 12887. Light refreshments. Tours of the William Miller Homestead are available before and after the singing. Contact: Travis Dean, Site Director, williammillerfarm@gmail.com. 518-282-9617