Upcoming Events and Appearances

Lulu's Crossing at Bedlam Farm

Lulu’s Crossing at Bedlam Farm


In 2014 we’ll be having two Bedlam Farm Open Houses.  The first will be the weekend of June 21 st and 22nd.  Saturday from 11-4 and Sunday from 12-4.  The Second Open House will be on Columbus Day Weekend, October 11th and 12th.  Saturday 11-4 and Sunday 12-4.

Bedlam Farm is located at 2502 State Route 22 Cambridge NY  12816.

For the June 21st and 22nd Open House, here’s whats going on:

I’ll be having an exhibit in my School House Gallery.  Featuring:

Timeless Fanny by Jon Katz

Timeless Fanny by Jon Katz

Jon’s Photos and notecards,

One of Carol's Intuitive paintings

One of Carol’s Intuitive paintings

Paintings by Carol Bollinger Green,

Donna Wynbrandt's painting

One of Donna Wynbrandt’s paintings

and Donna Wynbrandt.

One of Fran's Mini Gardens

One of Fran’s Mini Gardens

Mini Gardens by, my sister,  Fran Welge

Sunflower by Debbie Glessner

Sunflower by Debbie Glessner

And photography by Debbie Glessner

Moon Goddess

Moon Goddess by Maria Wulf

I’ll be selling Potholders, drawings, Vintage Hankie Scarves and Wall hangings.

Photographer George Forss will be taking portraits.

Hear Mary Kellogg  reading her poetry and have the chance to buy on of her books.

Come see Jon and Red herd the sheep.  Meet the donkeys Simon, Lulu and Fanny.  And snuggle with Leonore.  The chickens will be there and maybe even Flo.  Minnie tends to shy away from crowds.

athena burke concert    And if you’re looking for something to do on Saturday Evening,  June 21st you can enjoy a Concert by my friend Athena Burke.  It’s at 7pm at The Music Sanctuary in Varak Park (just a couple of blocks from Battenkill Books) 15 West Main St in Cambridge.  Athena’s origianal music will lift you soul and you can even join in some of the music making if you’re up for it, otherwise, you can just sit and enjoy it.  If you’d like to reserve a seat, tickets are $15.  If you come the night of the concert it’s free.   For more information click here or call (518) 365-9316.  It’s a wonderful way to spend your evening.  www.themusic-sanctuary.com  Click here to hear some of Athena’s music from her latest CD With Love to get a feel for what you can expect at her concert. 

While you’re here visit the town of Cambridge NY, just 5 minutes away.   There you can visit Connie and Marilyn at Battenkill Books (If you buy a copy of  any of Jon’s books  he’ll be happy to sign them at the Open House).  Have Breakfast, Lunch or coffee and dessert at the Round House Cafe.  Visit the Cambridge Artisian Market and Hubbard Hall Store.  There’s also Over the Moon Beads (they sell more than just beads) and a few thrifts stores.

Jacks Out Back Art Gallery and Antiques

Jacks Out Back Art Gallery and Antiques

Jacks Out Back is just one of the many antique stores and Galleries on Main Street.

NV Unique Boutique and Consignments

NV Unique Boutique and Consignments

And if you like Consignment shopping don’t for get to visit Nikki and Vicky at NV Unique Boutique and Consignments, just down the street from Jacks. You can also visit the Diner on Main Street and get good food and snacks at the Cambridge Coop.

Here’s some places to stay nearby:

1847 Guest House
Cambridge NY
518 677-3427

20 East Main B&BMain St Cambridge
518 677-8934

The Laughing Rabbit
Buskirk NY
518 686-0175

Cambridge Farm B&B

The Kings Inn
575 Burton Road
Greenwich, NY 12834

Eddington House Inn
Bennington, VT

Greenwich Chamber of Commerce Lodging
A list of places to stay in nearby Greenwich and Salem