SCDH Calendar

Summer and More 2024!

SCDH Updates June 2024 & Beyond

Our SCDH Non-profit

Continues to Plan/ Promote/ Produce Events for 2024 with all-volunteer help. Our 30th Year!! Our Board & Planning Committee decided to focus on SINGLE EVENTS In 2024 – jams, workshops & concerts offered by SCDH and related groups.


  • Mountain Dulcimer: Old & New Traditions–4hr Zoom with 2 instructors (Joellen Lapidus, chair)
  • Hammered Dulcimer: Patti Amelotte / Brenda Hunter – Oct. 26 – Your choice of Zoom workshops in morning OR in-person workshops & jam in Pomona. Possible concert
  • Hammered Dulcimer: Karen Harvey – In-person workshop
  • Hammered Dulcimer: David Neiman, Cambridge, MA – 4 hr Zoom workshop
  • Ukulele Round Robin – Jim Romano, In-person, Downey
  • Community Jams: In-Person: Claremont Shelton Park, Fullerton/ Mo's, Pomona - HDs, Downey Folk Music Jams-monthly, Shipley Nature Center, Huntington Beach

OTHER IDEAS? Please email Barbara Gershman at: Thanks!



Downey Folk Music Jam

WED., 5:30-8pm–4th Wed./mo. (no Dec.)
Barbara S. Riley Community & Senior Center, 7810 Quill Dr., Downey, CA
Rio Hondo Room – at back of building
Contact: Lynn Furnis at (562) 904-7223

SCDH sends deepest sympathy to Doug Thomson.

Cheryl, his sweet wife, passed away May 3 with a heart attack.
The Thomsons have been great SCDH supporters.
Doug can be reached at

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"Toss the Feathers and Jenny' Picking Cockles"
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'Bird in the Bush'