Music & Events – Stone Soup Books & Cafe March 2012

Join in on the Community Read! READ WITH ME –2 for 1 Book purchase of “Walking to Egypt” by Clyde Edgerton to encourage reading together with a younger or older member of the family or friend.

Friday, Mar 2nd, 6:00 PM, Live Music & Dining – Maia Oden & Jasper Burns, Singer Songwriter. Another of Stone Soup’s multi-talented staff, Maia Oden, singer/songwriter and Stone Soup Sous Chef, is joined by husband Jasper for an evening of fine harmonies, excellent guitar work, and of course, Stone Soup’s famed Friday gourmet dinners. Music 6:30-8:30p.m. No cover charge; your donations support local live music. Space limited.  Call for reservation. Stone Soup Books &Café, 908 W. Main St., Waynesboro 540-943-0084.

Friday, Mar 9th, 6:00 PM, Live Music & Dining – Llyn Walker, Jazz. Recently returned from an India sojourn, Ms. Walker promises to brings us “inspired jazz” like we’ve never heard before.  With Llyn’s fine stage presence, outstanding voice, and easy-going manner we can always expect the spectacular! Music 6:30-8:30p.m. No cover charge; your donations support local live music. Space limited.  Call for reservation. Stone Soup Books &Café, 908 W. Main St., Waynesboro 540-943-0084.

Friday, Mar 16th, 6:00 PM, Live Music & Dining – SouthWater, High Energy. Southwater, a collective of bluegrass and acoustic musicians, encompasses a love of bluegrass, old time, country, jazz, blues and other musical traditions. As a result, Southwater’s music stands at the crossroads of the old and the new, the traditional and the progressive. Consistent within the performances is harmony singing, improvising and a “ragged but right” approach that doesn’t take itself too seriously. Music 6:30-8:30p.m. No cover charge; your donations support local live music. Space limited.  Call for reservation. Stone Soup Books &Café, 908 W. Main St., Waynesboro 540-943-0084.

Tues, Mar 20th, 7:00 PM, “Winter Mystery Series” Book Discussion of  “Scrapbook of Secrets” by Mollie Cox Bryan. Curl up with a good book this winter – Join us for our Winter Mystery Series  with special guest author Mollie Cox Bryan joining us for a discussion on her first in a new mystery series  “Scrapbook of Secrets: A Cumberland Creek Mystery”.

What others are saying about “Scrapbooks of Secrets”:
– “Mollie Bryan’s charming debut is a scrapbook of zany small town life with characters you’ll want to visit again and again in each new novel.” –Emilie Richards
– “An old fashioned mystery with some very modern twists. The intriguing characters, eerie happenings, and scrapbook of secrets kept me guessing ’til the end. It’s both warm and chilling, soothing and sinister. I can’t wait for the next installment!” -Clare O’Donohue

Book Discussion is Free and open to all ages. Books are available at Stone Soup Books. Stone Soup Books and Café, 908 W. Main St., Waynesboro 540-943-0084.

Friday, Mar 23rd, 6:00 PM, Community Read Live Music & Dining – Chris & Goose. Community Read Dinner, Music & Discussion with musicians CHRIS & GOOSE singing Gospel inspired by “Walking Across Egypt” by Clyde Edgerton. Join us for a fun evening celebrating our Community Read “Walking Across Egypt” by Clyde Edgerton. Dinner special will celebrate the food traditions of the South and our Music will reflect the Gospel music influence brought out in “Walking Across Egypt” The man “with a big voice,” and bigger heart, Chris Woodson joins with guitar-playing partner, John Goslin (aka “the Goose”) for a soulful mixture of Country,  Original Ballads, and Gospel as the icing on the cake. Chris promises, “music to be uplifting to every soul that is present. Discussion questions will be available at each table. Join in the fun!Music 6:30-8:30p.m. No cover charge; your donations support local live music. Space limited.  Call for reservation. Stone Soup Books &Café, 908 W. Main St., Waynesboro 540-943-0084.

Mon, Mar 26th, 5:30 PM, “Of Vine & Verse” – Wine Tasting & Poetry Sharing featuring Community Read Southern Poetry! Sit back sipping and listen to poetry with Stone Soup’s “Of Vine & Verse”! A very informal and casual gathering of friendly folks who love poetry (or want to). Bring a favorite poem to share or just come to enjoy others’ favorites.

Friday, Mar 30th, 6:00 PM, Live Music & Dining – Thomas Gunn, Singer Songwriter. Thomas Gunn is a Singer-songwriter with a varied background! A graduate of the internationally recognized Berklee School of Music (Boston), Thomas has hitchhiked from Maryland to Alaska; worked as an Audiology Assistant, a construction worker, and a sandwich maker!  Currently he teaches music, plays in three bands, and makes beer he claims is “superior even to Guinness.” Music 6:30-8:30p.m. No cover charge; your donations support local live music. Space limited.  Call for reservation. Stone Soup Books &Café, 908 W. Main St., Waynesboro 540-943-0084.