Tuesday, April 20, 2010

May 6th First Thursday Music Schedule

Mike Verge

May's First Thursday is almost here! We will have great music at several venues along Centre & South Streets including:

The Loring-Greenough House – Mike Verge
JP Licks - Incus
Prudential Unlimited Realty - Tom Appleman
Mt Washington Bank NG – 5 piece latin band
First Baptist Church - JP Music Series featuring the Randy Pingree Trio
A Far Cry - Chamber music happy hour
Salmagundi - Live DJ
City Feed - Live music
Boomerangs - Live music

More Highlights for May:

Grand Opening - Temple Sound and Stage, 670 Centre Street

One year Anniversary Party - Hallway Gallery, 66A South Street

Open Mic Poetry Readings with Janet Cormier - Jamaicaway Books, 676 Centre Street

Benefit for Haiti - Coldwell-Banker, 713 Centre Street. Katherine Bramhal of Bumi Sehat Haiti will speak about the opening of the birth clinic in Jacmel, Haiti in response to the devastating earthquake that destroyed 60-80% of Jacmel. This event, in conjunction with the exhibition of photographs from Haiti, will be an opportunity to make donations to support the Bumi Sehat birth clinic in Jacmel. www.bumisehatbali.org

All performances are from 6:00 to 8:00 pm unless otherwise noted.
Check the "Live Music & Entertainment" page above for more updates!

Monday, April 19, 2010

Mark your Calendars for this year's First Thursday Celebrations!

May 6, June 3, July 1, August 5, September 2.

As always, they will feature art, music, food and fun! Here are some of the highlights:

Art Exhibits featuring:

Designer Clothing
Hand blown glass

Live Music:

Please check our "Live Music & Entertainment" page above for updates!

May 6
· Incus at JP Licks
· Jeremy Lyons at Prudential Unlimited Realty
· Mike Verge at the Loring-Greenough House

June 3
· Stretch at Loring-Greenough House
· JP Music Series at the South Street Mall
· Ferris Mullers Day Off at JP Licks

July 1
· Deirdre Moncy at the Loring-Greenough House

August 5
· Rick Berlin at the Loring-Greenough House

September 2
· Hilken Mancini at Loring-Greenough House

Businesses/organizations participating his year:

Rhythm & Muse,
470 Centre Street
Mt. Washington Bank, 515 Centre Street
New Leaf, 599 Centre Street
Eye Q Optical, 7 Pond Street
Xposure by Noe’l, 606 Centre Street
First Baptist Church, 633 Centre Street
On Centre, 636 Centre Street
Serene Vibes, 636 Centre Street
Jameson and Thompson, 15 Greenview Street
Blue Frog,
3 Green Street
Hatched, 5 Green Street
JP Licks, 659 Centre Street
Boing! Toy Store, 667 Centre Street
Centre Street Café, 669A Centre Street
Centre Street Studios, 670 Centre Street
City Feed, 672 Centre Street
Prudential Unlimited Realty, 673 Centre Street
Purple Cactus, 674 Centre Street
Jamaicaway Books, 676 Centre Street
Fire Opal, 683 Centre Street
Cobwebs, 703 Centre Street
Boomerangs, 716 Centre Street
Station 8, 761 Centre Street
Vee Vee, 763 Centre Street
Salmagundi, 765 Centre Street
Loring-Greenough House, 12 South Street
Curtis Hall, 20 South Street
JP Branch Library, 12 Sedgwick Street
JP Art Market, 36 South Street
Petal and Leaf, 48 South Street
Fiore's Italian Bakery, 55 South Street
Fresh Hair,
62 South Street
Ferris Wheels, 66 South Street
The Hallway Gallery, 66a South Street
JP Dame, 68 South Street
McCormack & Scanlan, 68 South street
A Far Cry, 146a South Street

Check back often for additions and/or changes to the schedule!

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Welcome to the JP First Thursdays Blog!

Thanks for checking out our new blog! We'll be posting regular updates on upcoming First Thursday celebrations, which begin in May. Check back regularly to get information about art exhibits, music and other activities planned for the night. For more information about JP Centre/South Main Streets, go to: www.jpcentresouth.org