Greetings to our lovely e-list members, and welcome to all the new folks! It is officially autumn, and what better way to not get cabin fever than by snuggling up in some warm weather gear and heading down to the Emporium for some hot coffee or chai and a big bowl of soup.

But while you’re at home reading this, you might want to check out our web site – – which has seen even more updates since the last e-newsletter.
– Fill out our new online poll! –
– Our events page now has all the information you could possibly need about hosting your own event at the cafe, or joining in on existing ones. Tell your friends! –
– Bread and muffin schedules can now be found at
– Finally, check out the video featured in the Yellow Springs News about last month’s power outage and gathering at the Emporium, in the right column of (Also, new photos will be added to this page frequently, so check it regularly or become our friend on Flickr.)

Without further ado, here’s the calendar of events for October and November. (There have been some updates since last time in October’s schedule, so be sure to go by this one.) And remember, you can always find our most up-to-date schedule at and

Monday, October 6 – 5:00pm
ProAct Poetry Open Mike

Wednesday, October 8 – 7:00pm
Opera Overtures Lecture: “Turandot”

Friday, October 10 – 6:30pm
Wine Tasting & Live Music: Michael Stewart on acoustic guitar

Saturday, October 11 – 12:00pm-4:00pm
Street Fair wine tasting

Friday, October 17 – 6:30pm
Wine Tasting & Live Music: David Schumacher

Friday, October 24 – 6:30pm
Wine Tasting & Live Music: Slipstream with Jeanne Ulrich

Saturday, October 25 – 7:30pm
Fundraiser for Home Inc. – “Home Is Where The Heart Is”

Friday, October 31 – 6:30pm
Wine Tasting & Live Music: Halloween Costume Party with Ryan Judy
Special Halloween edition of the wine tasting! Come in a costume if the spirits move you.

Monday, November 3 – 5:00pm
ProAct Poetry Open Mike

Friday, November 7 – 6:30pm
Wine Tasting & Live Music: House Band with Carl Shumacher

Thursday, November 13 – 8:00pm
Reception following Local Knowledge lecture
Lecture featuring Andy Carlson of Capital University: “Health, Wealth and Family; Life in an Ethiopian Community”, takes place at the Yellow Springs Senior Center at 7:00 PM. More information on the Local Knowledge series:

Friday, November 14 – 6:30pm
Wine Tasting & Live Music: Steve McColaugh

Friday, November 21 – 6:30pm
(Local) Wine Tasting & Live Music: Comedy Night with Joanne Augenstein
Join us for tasty local Ohio wine and meet the wine-maker, Nancy Bentley of Kinkaid Ridge.

Friday, November 28 – 6:30pm
Wine Tasting & Live Music: Wildwater