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Coming Club and Associated Events

    (Past Guest Pickers at our Pickin' Parties)


OFGC House Concert

(listen - Thom Bresh's Vermillion)

(listen - Jerry's Breakdown - OUCH)

OK, just one more to show how entertaining thumb style guitar can really be.

(Tommy, Loren & Mark)

And, we are going to let these guys just drive through Columbus????   DON'T THINK SO!!!!


Loren & Mark in Concert

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
(7 pm)

Rob & Cindy Gardner's Home
471 Legacy Dr
Westerville, OH
(614) 593-5351

Cost = $20 (students $10)

The amazing guitar duo of Mark Mazengarb and Loren Barrigar are going to be in Columbus for a "high end" gig and there's no way we could let them just drive through without trying to put together a quick House Concert for us to enjoy, and them to make a few more bucks.  On such short notice the MAC, Nat's and the Griswold Center were all busy - so, two of our newest members, Rob and Cindy Gardner offered to host them at their home in Westerville, OH.  Thanks, Rob and Cindy!

Just listening to the three video clips over on the left under their picture one gets a good idea of what these guys can do - unbelievable pickin'.  They have played four or five  times before around Columbus and always to standing screaming houses full of people.  

OFGC Monthly Pickin' Parties

Second Saturday of each month:
(10 am - 4 pm)


Next Pickin' Party  

Saturday, May 13th, 2017
(10 am - 4 pm)

McConnell Arts Center
777 Evening St.
Worthington, OH 43085
(614) 431-0329

Cost = donations accepted

Our regularly scheduled monthly Pickin' Parties have taken on a wonderful personality of their own - FOOD!  Yes, the number of folks that just come and enjoy the music have decided that they will bring "dishes to pass" and other stuff to feed us like kings and queens.  And, there are always a number of players that come and share their love of finger style guitar music.

Sooo, pack those guitars and amps up and come join at the MAC for a Pickin' Party to remember.  Or, just come and listen to some good ol' thumb style guitar.  If you need a security check - call me, Palmer Moore, (614) 306-6457.  


 OFGC Club Jams

We are into our 16th year of having a ball pickin' every(other) Tuesday evening.

1st, 3rd & 5th (if there is one) Tuesday of each month!

We had been having a Tuesday Night Jam at Scottie's Coffee House in Worthington, OH. for over 9 years until the recent owner had to close.  Nobody bought it (we went through 4 owners) so the awesome staff at the beautiful new Peggy R McConnell Arts Center, 777 Evening St, Worthington, OH started a "Cafe MAC" to host our jams.  Had to change the times to 6 till 9..   Come on down and bring your guitars and pick a couple with us.


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Check out some more finger style guitar action in and around Ohio on our Guitar Calendar