As part of our 10th anniversary celebration, the Family Folk Machine will host a screening of the movie “Pete Seeger: The Power of Song” on Tuesday, May 2, beginning at 6:45 p.m. at the Senior Center in downtown Iowa City. This inspiring film features interviews with Arlo Guthrie, Bruce Springsteen,
Spring Concert: Love in the Harmony Saturday, May 13 3:00 p.m. at the Englert Theatre in downtown Iowa City Free and open to all, with donations gladly accepted Come celebrate ten years of the Family Folk Machine with us! Our spring concert features favorite songs from our ten-year history along
Happy New Year from the Family Folk Machine! We are excited to begin rehearsals for our spring session, “Love in the Harmony,” celebrating the 10th anniversary of the FFM! When we first gathered in January 2013, we couldn’t imagine what the coming ten years would bring. It will bring great
We have launched the FFM Annual Appeal! Coming up on our 10th anniversary in January of 2023, please consider supporting our work with a donation of any size! We hope to keep singing and building community for 10 more years, and 10 after that. You can make a secure online
Carry On: Songs for Living We can’t wait to present our fall concert, Carry On: Songs for Living, at the Englert Theatre on Sunday, November 13, at 3:00 p.m.! Carry On: Songs for Living is about how we keep on keeping on and how we bear each other up through
Join us this Saturday, May 14, at 3 p.m. at the historic Englert Theatre for the spring concert of the Family Folk Machine! Sing a Song: To Noisemaking! will feature songs about the joy of singing together and will get you singing along. Hope you can be there! We are so
The Family Folk Machine will present our spring concert, “Sing a Song: To Noisemaking!” on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. The concert is free with donations gratefully accepted. We will be celebrating the joys of singing together in this song-themed concert. As a musical centerpiece, we will feature
The Family Folk Machine is having our first rehearsal for our Spring 2022 session, The Spark Between Our Hearts, this Sunday, January 9, at 3:00. We are going to hold our first few rehearsals on Zoom and begin meeting in person with safety precautions when local virus transmission levels are
Year in Review! Designed by Aprille Clarke.
Thanks to the readers of Little Village Magazine for voting the FFM the Best Community Music or Theater Group! You can check out all the winners in the 2021 Best of the CRANDIC here.