Monthly Archives: July 2014

A Little Night Music at the Union County Museum

The Union County Museum in Union is hosting a gathering of musicians and music lovers for an evening of live music in the courtyard, Friday, July 18,beginning at 7 p.m. Old-time music, including spirituals, folk and Irish, will be featured. The event is part of the Union County Museum Society’s community outreach program, with the goal of enticing more people to enjoy and appreciate the museum.

Groups will perform for about thirty minutes each. First on the schedule is Melody Huett Fiddlers, which plays Irish fiddle music. The second group is the Sheehy Brothers. They are very popular with some of the older folks around Union, playing oldtime music.

Additional musicians will play following the groups and an open mike and jam session will continue until 9 p.m.

The museum will open at 6 p.m., giving people an opportunity to view the exhibits before the music begins. concert will be held in the museum courtyard, beginning at 7 p.m. Admission will be free this evening. Please join us for a fun summer evening at the museum.