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Podcast #140: This is the End

Around the Wood Stove - This is the End

Episode #140 marks the last episode of Around the Wood Stove. It has been an incredible four and a half year journey filled with the most interesting and inspiring conversations that I could have ever imagined. I wanted to take a look back, all the way to the first episode that was published on March 5,…

Podcast #137: Building Community Through the Arts

Building Community Through the Arts

Round Table Discussion It’s a Lancaster round table conversation with Mark Reinmiller from Commonwealth on Queen, Ryan Braught from the Community Room on King and Jocelyn Park and Diane Richards from Lancaster Transplant. We’re talking about building community through the arts here in Lancaster, PA. What have we done, what have we seen, and what do…

Concert at the Fulton to Benefit the Longhouse

Joanne Shenandoah

On Saturday evening, August 30, Joanne Shenandoah will perform a special concert at the Fulton Theatre to benefit the Lancaster Longhouse located at the 1719 Hans Herr House & Museum. A longhouse is a large Native American multi-family homes made of logs, saplings and tree bark that once dotted Pennsylvania’s landscape. Joanne Shenandoah is a Grammy Award winning singer from…

Fulton Street Arts Cooperative

Fulton Street Arts Cooperative

In September 2013, Aaron Shiflet opened the doors to the Fulton Street Arts Cooperative to “to provide art to the community and community to the arts by using the combined skill, knowledge, talent and vision of its members to better themselves and the art scene in general through shared ideas, collaboration, and critique.” Shiflet studied fine art…

MAKERSfest Comes to Lancaster

PA Guild of Craftsmen MAKERSfest

  The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen are hosting the first MAKERSfest this Sunday, June 8, from 10am to 6pm. The street festival celebrating making and makers will be held on the 300 block of N. Queen Street where the Guild’s store and headquarters is located. More than 50 craftsmen will be set up on the street…

Podcast: Five and Dime #3

Five And Dime #3

The Wood Stove House Five and Dime is a conversation podcast where I’m joined by 3 guests to discuss five random topics. The first four are discussed for ten minutes each and the last topic is part of The Blitz, where each guest gets 50 seconds to share their thoughts and opinions. Topics are chosen by our…

Podcast #124: Hickorytown Ruckus, Joe Devoy, and Shawnama Cinema

Gordon Smoker Live from the Cellar

The HickoryTown Ruckus Gordon Smoker is a Lancaster based singer-songwriter who works under the name The Hickorytown Ruckus who recently released a new album called Old City Night. Gordon sprinkles references to Lancaster throughout the album and includes several duets with area female vocalists Kimberliana, Kelly Lapp, Canyon, and a special performance by Gordon’s niece,  …

Podcast: Five and Dime #2

Five And Dime #2

The Wood Stove House Five and Dime is a conversation podcast where I’m joined by 3 guests to discuss five random topics for ten minutes each. The topics are chosen by our producer, Mike Newman. If you would like to contribute ideas to our list of topics, please feel free to send me an email at jason@woodstovehouse.com, or…

Podcast: Five and Dime #1

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The Wood Stove House Five and Dime is a conversation podcast where I’m joined by 3 guests to discuss five random topics for exactly ten minutes each. The topics are chosen by our producer, Mike Newman. If you would like to contribute ideas to our list of topics, please feel free to send me an…