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    2015 Festival of Carols

    The Family Folk Machine is singing in the Englert's Festival of Carols December 8th! Join us, along with the Skipperlings, MetroMix Chorus, University of Iowa Swing Dance Club, and Old Capitol Chorus, for a FREE holiday night of songs and fun. Tim Budd will read Twas the Night Before Christmas with Arlen Ottmar on piano. Santa will make an appearance and cookies and hot chocolate will be available. Starts at 6:30 pm.
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    The Family Folk Machine

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    **Iowa City's intergenerational folk choir**

About Us

The Family Folk Machine is an intergenerational, non-auditioned choir supported by the Iowa City/Johnson County Senior Center that welcomes kids and adults of all ages and backgrounds to sing together with a folk band. We seek to build community through singing songs with our neighbors, to explore American history and culture through song, to foster individual musical growth, and to pursue excellence as an ensemble.

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