Woodstock Academy Open Mic @ The Vanilla Bean Cafe

The Vanilla Bean Cafe 450 West Road, Pomfret, CT

This special Open Mic will be hosted by Woodstock Academy Alum Kala Farnham. It is open to all Woodstock Academy students who are welcome to come in and show off their talents. The format will be based on the number of signups we have in the evening. It will be either one song for each person/group…

$2 – $10

Nine6teen @ The Vanilla Bean Cafe

The Vanilla Bean Cafe 450 West Road, Pomfret, CT

Founded around the talents of Donna Bessette (keyboards & vocals), Andre Bessette (drums & vocals), and then Fr. David Carter (guitar, woodwinds, & vocals), Nine6teen has grown to include several members of the Christ Church Pomfret, CT community. Over the past 15+ years, the band has grown to include Brian Bastow (bass), Dawson Woodard (guitar),…

$20.00

Mark Renburke – Irish Music Brunch @ The Vanilla Bean Cafe

The Vanilla Bean Cafe 450 West Road, Pomfret, CT

Mark Renburke is a long-time singer of Irish favorites and folk-rock. He has recorded and performed with Brian Cullen of County Wicklow, The Rising Pints in Japan, Brogue & Blarney and other bands over the past three decades. After performing at the 2006 Newport Irish Festival, he met Tommy Makem who inspired him to “Keep singing!”.…

donations appreciated

Barry Jessurun – Business and Book Discussion @ The Vanilla Bean Cafe

The Vanilla Bean Cafe 450 West Road, Pomfret, CT

Barry Jessurun, restaurateur, entrepreneur, coach, and speaker, who specializes in helping people develop their narrative and to take actionable steps to develop themselves, their career, and their business. As a Restaurateur and Entrepreneur Barry’s main role is that of a Storyteller. Barry works to create stories within which people feel compelled to interact, both as…