2013 Faculty

Scott Ainslie
Scott Ainslie
Mr. Blues

The Stray Birds
 
The Stray Birds
Bluegrass, Old Time
 
Atwater-Donnelly
 
Atwater-Donnelly
American Folk
 
Matt & Shannon Heaton
 
Matt & Shannon
Heaton
Celtic Music

Spirit Wing
Spirit Wing
Native American

The Barefoot Movement
The Barefoot
Movement
Rustic Bluegrass

Lissa Schneckenburger

Lissa Schneckenburger
Fine fiddle and guitar

Simple Gifts
Simple Gifts
World Music
 

Registration Fees
The registration fee includes admission to all Folk College workshops and concerts. There are additional charges for housing and meals. 


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Location
Juniata CollegeAll scheduled activities will be held on the Juniata College campus in Huntingdon, PA.

Directions are available on the Juniata College web site. A campus map is also available.

Concerts
The Friday and Saturday evening concerts are open to the public, and are part of your Folk College registration. The Saturday evening concert will be followed by a contradance.

Tickets for non-Folk College particiapants can be purchased at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased from the Arts Council (see below for contact).

Lodging
Single and double rooms are available in the dorm at Juniata College, and this is where most people stay. You may reserve a dorm room via the registration form.

Please note that dorm rooms are NOT air conditioned and there are NO elevators.
Individuals with mobility issues should contact the Arts Council via email.

Hotels, bed & breakfasts and campground are available nearby.

The closest campground is on the Huntingdon County Fairgrounds.
Camping information is available on their web site.

if you are not successful finding accommodations through the visitor's bureau website, please contact the Huntingdon County Arts Council.

Raystown Lake in Huntingdon County, PAHuntingdon
and Raystown Lake

The Huntingdon area is part of the beautiful ridge and valley section of south central Pennsylvania. Nearby is 8,000 acre Lake Raystown, a 30 mile-long lake that winds through a narrow valley, and is the home of a number of nesting Bald Eagles.

You can find out more information about our area by visiting the Huntingdon County Visitors Bureau.

Contact Us
Please direct any questions to Ilona Ballreich, huntingdonarts@gmail.com or (814) 643-6220. HCAC, 212 Fourth Street, Huntingdon, PA 16652.

About the Arts Council
Huntingdon County Arts CouncilThe Huntingdon County Arts Council is dedicated to providing art and cultural opportunities in Huntingdon County. Our programs are designed to provide enjoyment and enrichment as well as educational and professional opportunities to the general public, students, amateur and professional artists.

The Arts Council receives part of its revenue from grants, local governments, and the generosity of its members. Folk College, as many other Arts Council programs, relies on the dedication and hard work of many volunteers from within the organization and the folk music community in central Pennsylvania.  We thank all contributors for their support.

Please visit us on the web at www.huntingdoncountyarts.com.

Folk College Support
Folk College is a project of Simple Gifts and the Huntingdon County Arts Council This project is supported in part by a grant from Pennsylvania Performing Arts on Tour, a program developed and funded by The Heinz Endowments; the William Penn Foundation; the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency; and The Pew Charitable Trusts; and administered by Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation. The Huntingdon County Arts Council is supported by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency, through its regional funding partnership, Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts (PPA). State Government funding comes through the annual appropriation by Pennsylvania's General Assembly and from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.