Greetings, beloved e-news-list receivers!

Yellow Springs is always hoppin’ this time of the year, and at the Emporium it’s no different. Lots of special events and great musicians.

First, some neat stuff from our web site recently:
– VIDEO of Slipstream performing on April 9 at and (the latter features the contortionism performance of yours truly. Also some video of Michael Taint singing opera on March 20 as part of the Springs into the Arts weekend at

And now…

Every Friday, 7-10 p.m.

5/7 – Honkytonk Boys
5/14 – Deb Stallard
5/28 – 4+1 Jazz Quintet

Saturday, May 1, 4-6 p.m.
Chris Glaser Art Opening

Saturday, May 1, 6:30-8 p.m.
YS School Levy Committee

Saturday, May 1, 8-10 p.m.
Dance Party with DJ Bobbylite

Thursday, May 6, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
After Hours Writers Club
Read your writings in an informal setting, get feedback, get ideas, network with other writers, give and get prompts, participate in writing exercises. Bringing something to read is not required.

Saturday, May 8, 1-4 p.m.
Really Really Free Market
Bring usable items, food, & talents—to give for the sake of giving. Don’t have anything on-hand? Come & see what others are sharing. No barter or trade.

Wednesday, May 12, 5-6 p.m.
Coffee with the College
Village residents are invited to have conversations with representatives from Antioch College. Coffee will be paid for by the College for event participants.

Saturday, May 15, 5-7 p.m.
Getaways For Women Wine Tasting – open to the public

Wednesday, May 19, 6-7 p.m.
Ten Percent Club meeting
A group of local citizens who are committed to reducing their carbon footprints by 10% per year. For more information contact Kate LeVesconte at or Christine Roberts at

Wednesday, May 26, 5-7 p.m.
Cribbage Club
All are welcome. Lessons available.

Also, just so you all know, I, Vanessa, your events coordinator, will be out of the country from May 27-June 27. So, if you have any inquiries about events for June or July, please email me by Sunday, May 23. Thank you!