Creating Community Programming

Regularly Scheduled Programs

Tunebugs @ South Haven Center for the Arts
Song Swap @ Warren Senior Center
Hymn Sing @ Warren Senior Center
Teen Open Mic @ Rock ‘n’ Road Cycle
Breakdance Class @ Epiphany Church
Open Mic @ the Black River Tavern downstairs
Open Mic @Lakeside Entertainment
Guitar Club @ South Haven Memorial Library
Second Floor Studio @ SHCA


Tunebugs is a drop-in music exploration program held every Tuesday at 10:30am at the South Haven Memorial Library.  Check the library website for more information:

Led by Heidi Daily, Tunebugs is geared toward children ages 1-5 and their families. Singing songs, exploring instruments and have musical fun with friends and family, Tunebugs is also a great opportunity to practice taking turns and playing together while trying new things.


Song Swap

Foundry Hall’s twice monthly  Song Swaps are an informal gathering of friends who like to sing and play music together.  Join Foundry Hall volunteer and past board member Joe Foster at the Warren Senior Center on the 1st & 3rd Wednesdays at 7pm. (more…)


Hymn Sing

Hymn Sing,  a  twice-monthly (1st and 3rd Sundays at 6pm)  at the Warren Senior Center are a time to sing favorite hymns, gospel songs, and spirituals together. (more…)


Teen Open Mic

Teen Open Mic!  On the second Thursday of the month we set up a teen open mic at Rock ‘n’ Road Cycle (315 Broadway).   This is an open mic/talent share/social opportunity for the younger musicians, poets, artists, etc. in the area.

Special Guest Hosts:

Sept 12th: Charlie Millard, pianist, vocalist, songwriter of the Charlie Millard Band Check out what happened here.

Oct 10th: Jordan Hamilton, cellist, singer- songwriter, member of The Last Gasp Collective.  Check out what happened here!

Nov 14th: Jean Raabe, Steel Pan Musician and Educator.  Check out what happened here!

We’d love to have some younger people help us run it, plan the next one and participate.  Give us a shout if you want to help!


Breakdance Class

Everyone’s welcome to come get started or work on some new moves with dance instructor David Foley!  Wednesdays at 4:30pm at Epiphany Church (410 Erie St.) Drop in class, suggested donation of $5 per participant. (more…)


Open Mic at the Black River Tavern

Foundry Hall has produced 9 years of monthly, all-ages, Open Mics in a friendly, supportive, listening environment. Open Mic is the 3rd Thursday of every month in the lower level (“The River Bottom”) of the Black River Tavern. (more…)


Open Mic at Lakeside Entertainment

Bill Nelson has created two more monthly opportunities for local musicians to perform.  Join us on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month from 6:30-9:30pm.  Free!  Donations appreciated.


Guitar Club

Fridays at 12:30pm at South Haven Memorial Library (314 Broadway)

Back for the summer, the Guitar Club is a chance to learn, play, share, talk about guitars and meet other guitarists.  Everyone is welcome, even people just interested in finding out more!


Middle School Guitar Club

Guitar Club is an opportunity for middle school kids playing or wanting to get started playing to learn from each other offered at Baseline Middle School  on Tuesdays from 2:35-3:30. (more…)


Second Floor Studio

Foundry Hall and South Haven Center for the Arts offer a twice monthly open studio time upstairs at SHCA.  Join us to experiment with new materials and create!  We’re taking a break for November and December because it is a busy time for SHCA with Mistletoe Market and other events, but we’ll get it going again in January on the first and third Thursdays 5-6pm. (more…)


All community music programs are free and open to the public.  Donations are appreciated and go into to the Foundry Hall Community Music Fund.