Cowboy Poetry and Western Music
February 24 2:00 PM Artisans at the Dahmen Barn, Uniontown, WA. (509) 229-3414 Website
One of the featured performers will be young fiddle playing phenomenon, Elliott Marks, from Clarkston, Washington. He started violin lessons at age 5 and now, at age 12, can fiddle with the best of them. Other performers include poets: J.B. Barber, Darleane Norskog, Marlene Ryan, Dave Wahl and silver buckle winner Dick Warwick. Musicians, in addition to young Marks, include “Awesome” Aasen, Lee Hadwiger and Maxine Larson. The Palouse group was founded in 1995 a few years after acclaimed cowboy poet Baxter Black visited the area.
Artisans at the Dahmen Barn is a non-profit creativity center on highway 195 in Uniontown in the big white barn behind the famous iron wheel fence. The fully handicap facility is open Thursday through Sunday 10 am to 4 pm and has no daily admission fee. Information: www.artisanbarn.org or 509-229-3414.