Thursday, May 28, 2009

Woodfest '09 this Friday

The first Woodfest '09 event a couple weeks ago was a success. Now, the second performance week of Woodfest is coming up this Friday evening.

There will be six musical acts this week, as well as kid's activities, poetry readings and an art display.

Things kick off with children's story time at Taste of Philly Pretzels at 6:30 with music and other activities beginning at 7:00.

Here is the full schedule of activities and locations:

FRIDAY, May 29


1. Saints of Sedition-Hard rock band. This young but enthusiastic group of rockers returns after two Presbyterian Church performances last year. Check them out at;

2. The Crates-Classic rock/indie band. For more information on The Crates go to ; Kemble Methodist Church

3. Barry Dwier-blues guitar, vocals and harmonica; La Piazza di Scottos

4. The McGeehan's-Irish music; The Spot

5. Karaoke; White House Building

6. Mike Plunkett Classical guitar, Irish music and more; Woodbury Antique Center

In addition to the musical performances Woodfest '09 will offer the following additional activities:

Family Fun Activities

Come and enjoy these fun, FREE activities for families:

6:30-7:00-Story time with Mrs. J which will feature story time and a light craft at the Taste of Philly Pretzels.

7:10-7:30-Twist your Own Pretzels at Taste of Philly.

7:45 Chocolate-Making Tour at The Nut Shop.

8:15-8:45 Bead Crafts at Foxfire Accessories.

7:00-9:00 Sidewalk Chalk Art in front of The Antique Center or G.G. Green Building.

Plein Air Art Display

View a selection of works in front of the Woodbury Antique Center from the Greater Woodbury Arts Council's recent Plein Air event.

Poetry Series

On May 29 our Wordwise Poetry Series features a special presentation, Women's Voices, presenting the original works of several women poets followed by a poetry open mike at Taste of Philly Pretzels from 7:30-9:00.

(For more information and future performance schedules go to

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