Wednesday, June 30, 2010


First Baptist Church, 633 Centre Street:
JP Concerts presents The Heartsleeves & Maxxx Zotti
Kevin Gillespie, paintings

On Centre, 636 Centre Street
Philip Celeste, jewelry

Jameson and Thompson, 15 Greenview Street:
Katie James, illustrations in ink & watercolor

JP Licks, 659 Centre Street:
Robin Radin, photography
JP Historical Society

Boing! Toy Store, 667 Centre Street
Karen Boss, handmade cards

Temple Sound & Stage, 670 Centre Street:
Group Art Show curated by Shamus Moynahan
7 - 11pm, After Party with John Frazee Trio w/special guest Deirdre Moncy

City Feed & Supply, 672 Centre Street
Live music by The Fully Celebrated Orchestra

Prudential Unlimited Realty, 673 Centre Street:
Annie Liest, Paintings

Jamaicaway Books, 676 Centre Street
Open Mic hosted by poet/comedian H.R. Briton

Fire Opal, 683 Centre Street:
Dahlia Kanner, jewelry

Cobwebs, 703 Centre Street
Irish artist Patsy Farrell, pastels & oils

Coldwell Banker, 713 Centre Street:
Robert Kimball-Francey, sculpture, paintings

Boomerangs, 716 Centre Street:TBA

Station 8, 761 Centre Street
Dmitri Valone, oils

Vee Vee, 763 Centre Street:
John Biebel, Oils

Salmagundi, 765 Centre Street
Live DJ

Loring-Greenough House, 12 South Street
Live music - Deirdre Moncy
Group Craft and Art Show curated by Nick Kent
Face Painting

Miss Laura's, 46 South Street
Window installation

Petal and Leaf
Nadia King, photography

Fiore's Italian Bakery, 55 South Street
V. Kruta, mixed media

Fresh Hair, 62 South Street
Joanna Marks, clay wall sculptures

Ferris Wheels, 66 South Street:
Hand-built bicycles by Marty of Geekhouse Bikes & Jeff O. of Ferris Wheels
Live music by Calvin Orlando Smith: love & bicycle songs

The Hallway Gallery, 66a South Street
Rob Festa, photography
Daniel Backman, collage/mixed media
Kasey Appleman, mixed media

Dame Vintage, 68 South Street
Lauren Kenneally, paintings

McCormack & Scanlan, 68 South Street:
Nic Tharpa Cartier, paintings
Chris McCardle, paintings & collage

A Far Cry, 146a South Street:
Live chamber music
Walter Worden, paintings

Most venues exhibiting artwork are also hosting receptions for the artist. Stop by for refreshments and meet these talented artists. Look for the orange balloons at participating venues!

Monday, June 28, 2010

July First Thursday only 3 Days Away!

We have a great lineup for this week's First Thursday including L.A. singer/songwriter Deirdre Moncy performing live at Loring Greenough House! Over 30 venues will feature art openings and/or live entertainment. Click on "Participating Venues" above for a complete list. Updated Daily!

Monday, June 21, 2010

Deirdre Moncy Live at First Thursday!

Deirdre Moncy

Straight from LA: Deirdre Moncy, talented singer songwriter, will headline next week's First Thursday festivities! Deirdre's "rich voice and insightful lyrics" (L.A. Weekly) will will fill the air on the grounds of the Loring Greenough House Thursday night. She has performed extensively in theater and indie films, rocked countless clubs in greater Los Angeles, starred in a rock opera, and did an ongoing one woman cabaret show. Check out her website at:

Thursday, June 17, 2010

July First Thursday Only 2 Weeks Away!!

We are only 2 weeks away from July First Thursday. Join us on July 1st from 6:00 to 8:00 for an evening of art, music and fun! Highlights include live music by Deirdre Moncy at Loring Greenough House, along with a 20+ artist craft show and face painting. Over 30 other venues along Centre & South Streets will host art shows, music and other performances. Check back often for more updates!

Saturday, June 5, 2010

Tonight's The Night!

Join us at Temple Sound & Stage for the dance party of the season with DJ Bruno! A great night of art & music to benefit JP Centre/South's monthly First Thursday art strolls. The grooves starts at 8:00; suggested donation: $15. Come on up & get down!

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Dance Party to Benefit First Thursdays!

Join us for a dance party to benefit First Thursdays this Saturday, June 5th at Temple Sound & Stage featuring DJ Bruno!