Caffe Lena
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We'd like to publish the book abroad. Email us if you have ideas!

CLHP is the winner of the Multimedia Award for the book, CD box set, and website.

The NEW YORK TIMES features the Caffè Lena History Project on the cover of the ARTS section!



Upcoming Events

Please contact us with your interest in planning/sponsoring a bookstore signing, book/CD event, author speaking engagement, etc. 

June 27-29: Altamont, NY - Old Songs Festival (Caffe Lena Booth)

August 1-2: Hillsdale, NY - Falcon Ridge Folk Festival (Caffe Lena Booth)

Past Events

May 17: Chapel Hill, NC - 10:45am. Association for Recorded Sound Collections Conference Presentation

May 23-26: Ballston Spa, NY - Gotta Get Gon Festival (Caffe Lena Booth)

May 29: Saratoga Springs, NY - 7pm. Free for Members/$5 Non-members. Saratoga City Center CLHP Talk. Sponsored by the Saratoga Springs History Museum 

May 3: Clifton Park, NY - 12pm. Clifton Park Library Event with performance (Dianne Winter and Sarah Craig represent CLHP)

April 10: Olney, MD - (Private Event) Sandy Spring Friends School book talk and signing

April 11: Washington, DC. - 1-5pm. Free. American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress - Coffeehouse Symposium "Coffeehouses: Folk Music, Culture, and Counterculture."

April 19: San Francisco, CA - 12:30pm. Free. Book Passage Bookstore Event and Signing

April 21: San Francisco, CA - 7pm. Free for Members/$40 Non-Members. GRAMMY Foundation Music Night School Talk

November 7-10: Kerhonkson, NY: Northeast Regional Folk Alliance Conference (NERFA) Book and CD for sale at Caffè Lena booth

November 7: Brooklyn, NY: powerHouse Book Launch Event. Featuring Dawn Crandell, David Amram, Bernice Johnson Reagon, Guy Davis, Danielle Miraglia, and *Special Guests* 7:00-9:00pm. Free and open to the public

November 4: Radio Interview: WRPI FM Stormy Monday with Steve Daub. 8-10pm. Exact time TBA. Interview with Jocelyn Arem.

November 4: New York, NY Calandra Institute Book Talk  6:00-7:30pm. Free and open to the public

November 3: Glens Falls, NY 18th annual Glens Falls Chronicle Book Fair11:00am- 4 pm. Free and open to the public

October 20: Saratoga Springs Book event at NEW Northshire Bookstore  3:00-5:00pm Free and open to the public

Followed by performance at Caffè Lena: Nora Jane Struthers and the Party Line

October 19: Saratoga Springs Book and CD Launch at the Tang Museum exhibition closing. Remarks from GRAMMY Foundation Vice President Scott Goldman  5:30-6:30pm

Followed by performance at Caffè Lena: Grandpa Jones' 100 Birthday Show

October 17: Saratoga Springs Public Library Talk  12:00pm-2pm Followed by Open Mic at Caffè Lena

September 27: Saratoga Springs (Tang Museum) Final Caffe Lena Exhibition gallery talk and wine & cheese event Followed by performance at Caffè Lena: Antje Duvekot & Seth Glier w/ opener The Lemon Sisters