2015 Schedule


































2014 Schedule
February
Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 15th & 16th 2014
Winterfest - w/Faculty Brass (1:00-3:00 PM)
Jim Thorpe, PA

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Dimmick Memorial Library- Story Hour (10:00 AM)
54 Broadway   Jim Thorpe  PA  18229

March
Sunday, March 9th, 2014
Eckley Miners' Village Charter Day (1:00-2:00 PM)
Playing and demonstrating mountain dulcimers and
old-time banjo music in the museum.

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Dimmick Memorial Library- Story Hour (10:00 AM)
54 Broadway   Jim Thorpe  PA  18229
Lots of fun with Old-Time folk songs and special
guest storyteller Regina Drasher

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014
Private party

April
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Philadelphia Irish Immigration and Pastoral Center
Upper Darby, Pa
Featured entertainment at luncheon (1:00-2:00 PM)

Sunday, April 6, 2014
ACS Spring Telethon from Penn's Peak- w/Faculty Brass
3:30 PM- Tune in to TV-13 and make a pledge!

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
Dimmick Memorial Library- Story Hour (10:00 AM)
54 Broadway   Jim Thorpe  PA  18229
Last in my spring series of songs and stories

Saturday, April 26th, 2014
Jim Thorpe Earth Day Celebration (1:00-2:00 PM)
Children's program of old-time folk songs at the Dimmick Memorial Library

May
Saturday and Sunday- May 17th & 18th
Jim Thorpe Birthday Celebration, Jim Thorpe, PA
w/Faculty Brass (1:00-3:00 PM) both days

Saturday, May 31, 2014
ArtWalk - Historic Bethlehem
Main & Broad St., Bethlehem, PA (4:00-8:00 PM)
Solo acoustic old-time traditional folk music.
Stroll through the Historic Shopping District  
while local artists and musicians line the street

June
Saturday & Sunday- June 21st & 22nd., 2014
Patchtown Days Festival
Eckley Miners' Village
Performance of  traditional folk songs along with coal mining tunes.  

Saturday, June 28th, 2014
ArtWalk - Historic Bethlehem
Main & Broad St., Bethlehem, PA (4:00-8:00 PM)
Solo acoustic old-time traditional folk music.
Stroll through the Historic Shopping District  
while local artists and musicians line the street

July
Saturday, July 12th, 2014
Quiet Valley Historical Farm- "Music in the Valley" (11-5)
Stroudsburg, PA

Sunday, July 13th, 2014
No. 9 Coal Miners' Festival
9 Dock St., Lansford, PA
Strolling throughout the festival playing old-time folk songs and coal mining tunes

Saturday, July 26th, 2014
ArtWalk - Historic Bethlehem
Main & Broad St., Bethlehem, PA (4:00-8:00 PM)
Solo acoustic old-time traditional folk music.
Stroll through the Historic Shopping District  
while local artists and musicians line the street

August
Saturday & Sunday, August 16th & 17th 2014
Civil War/Living History Festival
Eckley Miners' Village
Performance of  Civil War Era tunes,
traditional folk songs and coal mining  tunes

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
Canal Park Festival
The D & H CANAL PARK AT LOCK 31
179 Texas Palmyra Highway, Hawley, PA  18428,
Wayne County Historical Society

Saturday, August 30th, 2014
ArtWalk - Historic Bethlehem
Main & Broad St., Bethlehem, PA (4:00-8:00 PM)
Solo acoustic old-time traditional folk music.
Stroll through the Historic Shopping District  
while local artists and musicians line the street




2013 Recent performances

Sunday, October 13, 2013
Tamaqua Heritage Festival
12:00-4:00 PM- Dave will be playing at the Blacksmith's Shop.

Saturday, October 12, 2013
Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm
Harvest Festival
(with the Pocono Dulcimer Club)
Stroudsburg, PA - 11:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Sunday, October 6th, 2013
Jim Thorpe Fall Foliage Festival (Solo Acoustic)
12:00-2:00 PM at the "Y" Stage on Broadway.

Saturday, October 5th, 2013
Lansford Fall Festival (Solo Acoustic)
Lansford, PA - 10:30-2:30

Saturday, August 31, 4:00-8:00 pm
Bethlehem, PA- Art Walk

Saturday & Sunday, August 17th & 18th,
Eckley Miners' Village- Living History/Civil War Days
12:00-4:00 pm

Friday, August 2, 6:009:00 pm
Bethlehem, PA- Welcome Musikfest First Friday

Saturday, July 27, 4:00-8:00 pm
Bethlehem, PA- Art Walk

Saturday, July 27, 9:00-1:00
Bethlehem, PA- Art District Farmer's Market

Saturday, July 20, 2013
Private Wedding - Mtn. Dulcimer
New Ringold,  PA

Sunday, July 14, 11-3:00 pm
Coal Miner’s Heritage Festival.
No. 9 Mine and Museum, Lansford, PA

Saturday, July 13, 11:00-5:00 pm
Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm- Music in the Valley
Stroudsburg, PA

First Friday! Bethlehem, PA - July 5th, 2013
6:00 PM- 9:00 PM Greenway & New Sts.

Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Dimmick Memorial Library, Jim Thorpe, PA
Children's Program- 10:00 AM

Saturday & Sunday, June 15th and 16th,
Eckley Miners' Village- Patch Town Days Festival

Sunday, May 26, 2013
Emmaus Farmers' Market- 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM

Saturday, April 20 2013
Spring on 4th, What's on 3rd?
Community Festival and chili cook-off
Southside Bethlehem (11:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M.

Friday, March 8, 2013
Ukrainian Homestead International Leadership Conference
8:00 P.M.- 9:00 P.M.

Saturday, February 9, 2013
Schuylkill History Faire, Pottsville, PA
10:00-AM- 3:00 PM

Historic Bethlehem-
Christmas City Village- Sun Inn Courtyard
Dec. 15 (1:30-3:30), Dec. 22 (2:30-4:30), Dec. 29 (2:30-4:30)

Saturday, October 27, 2012 Jim Thorpe, PA
2:00-5:00 PM at the Library Stage

Sunday, October 14, 2012- Tamaqua Heritage Festival
12:00 & 3:00 with Norm Williams

Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012- The
Emmaus Farmers' Market
10:00 AM- 2:00 PM

Historic Bethlehem
ArtWalk- August 25th, 4:00-8:00 (at the Sun Inn Courtyard)          

Bethlehem Historic District
Farmers' Market (Sun Inn Courtyard)
June 12, July 17, & August 28 from 12:00-3:00

Eckley Miners' Village-
"Patch Town Days"- June 16th & 17th  2012
"
Living History Weekend"-  August 18th & 19th 2012
Dave will be presenting an entertaining and educational program of
Traditional Acoustic Music from 12:00-4:00 & performance in the entertainment tent from 12-1:00 each day.
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Schedule
Booking Info:
Dave Matsinko
65 White Oak Rd.
Lehighton, PA 18235

610-392-4120

dmatsinko@yahoo.com


July
Saturday & Sunday- July 25, 26, 2015
Eckley Miners' Village- 1940's Weekend
Eckley, PA
Wednesday- July 15, 2015
OLLI at Penn State- Private Luncheon
Pottsville, PA
Saturday- July 11, 2105
Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm
"Music in the Valley"
Stroudsburg, Pa
Sunday- July 12, 2015
Coal Miners' Festival, No. 9 Mine  (11:00 am - 3:00 pm)
Lansford, PA

June
Tuesday- June 9, 2015
Senior Life-Lehigh Valley (10:30-11:30 AM)
Bethlehem, PA
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Roots and Rhythm Festival (12-5 PM)
Honesdale, PA
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Summerfest
Tamaqua, PA
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Summer Story Hour- Dimmick Memorial Library
Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 10:00 AM
















































































































































































Saturday & Sunday, June 27 & 28
Patch Town Festival (12:00-5:00 PM)
Eckley Miners' Village
Ecklely, PA

May
Saturday & Sunday- May 16 & 17, 2015
Jim Thorpe Birthday Celebration - with The Faculty Brass (1:00 - 3:00 PM)
Jim Thorpe, PA

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
School Program- CCTI Life Skills Classes (12:30-1:30 PM)
Jim Thorpe, PA




























































































































Sunday, May 31, 2015
Lansford Historical Society (Open House)
12:00- 3:00 PM
Lansford, PA

April
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
"Triumph and Tragedy" Civil War Program presented by the
Schuylkill County Historical Society
6:30-7:00 PM Prelude
Majestic Theater, Pottsville, PA

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
PASR Luncheon, 11:30 AM
CCTI, Jim Thorpe, PA

March
Friday, March 13, 2015
2nd Friday "Get Your Irish on Downtown Hazleton
6:30-7:30 PM
Markle Lobby of Hayden Tower, 8 W Broad St. Hazleton, PA



























































































































































Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Dimmick Memorial Library- Story Time
54 Broadway, Jim Thorpe PA 18229-  10:00 AM

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Luzerne Community College
Heritage Festival- 5:00 PM
Shamokin, PA