Caffé Lena...
in Saratoga Springs, NY, is the oldest continuously running Folk Music Club in the United States.
Following the spirit of the indomitable Lena Spencer.
As Lena would always open the evening,
"Welcome to The Caffé Lena..."

Caffé Lena
December 1997 Events
ThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Open Mike5
Five Chinese Brothers
6
Sweetland Storytellers
7
The Judith Edelman Band
11
Open Mike
12
Hilltown Ramblers
13
George & Vaughn Ward
14
Ed Gerhard
18
Open Mike!
19
Trish Miller &
John Kirk /Friends
20
George & Vaughn Ward
(see notes)
21
Gary van Slyke
25
Closed
Merry Christmas
26
Closed
27
Paul Geremia
Growlin' Blues from the best
28
The Heaths

New Years Eve!
First Night at Caffé Lena
Caffé Lena joins the First Night Celebration!
Buy your button here and participate in a wonderful event bringing in the New Year with your community. Caffé Lena will present award winning Vermont Storyteller Tom Weakley and regional country favorites Al & Kathy Bain.

Head here for the Saratoga First Night Site!
Schedule of performances at Caffe Lena
6pm-6:40pm ... El Jaleo Duo
7pm-7:40pm ... El Jaleo Duo
8pm-8:40pm ... El Jaleo Duo
9pm-9:30pm ... Dave Van Ronk
10pm-10:30pm ... Dave Van Ronk
11pm-11:30pm ... Dave Van Ronk

El Jaleo Duo

A wonderful Flamenco guitarist and Dancer heat up the stage with their fiery performances.
Dave Van Ronk

This folk legend returns to Caffe Lena for a performance of precision finger-style picking, unique blues style, and an unorthodox delivery of folk favorites. (Ed. note: And hear what he says about being called a "Folk Legend")

Upcoming Events!
January
Jan. 3rd .................. Susan Trump
Jan. 10th ................ Tony Trishka Band
Jan. 16th ................ Connie Caldor (tent.)
Jan. 17th ................ Bill Staines
Jan. 24th ................ Woody Guthrie Night
(Hosted by Addie & Olin)
Jan. 31st ................. Newton St. Irregulars

February
Feb. 13th ................ Bare Necessities

March
March 13th ............ Lou & Peter Berryman

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