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1-23-13

A friendly reminder to all polka bandleaders, promoters, clubs, organizations, etc. to please send all your ads, news releases, band schedules, write-ups etc. to me as early as possible – at least 3 weeks prior to publication to insure it will be included in my Polka Notes Column. You can send or e-mail the information to the addresses listed above or call/fax (941) 359-8790.

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JANUARY IS NATIONAL POLKA MONTH

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This Sunday afternoon, January 27th, the Bayway Polish Club on Pulaski Street in Elizabeth, NJ will present a “Benefit Concert” to help aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy. All proceeds will be donated to the American Red Cross. Special dance hours for this Sunday’s Benefit will be from 3-10 p.m. and will feature 7 bands that have donated their services for your dancing & listening pleasure. Bands scheduled to appear include:  Rick Anton & The Polka Stars – Mike Costa & The Beat – The Ablemen – Ed Goldberg’s Odessa Klezmer Band – Chris & Ronnie Band – The Golden Tones – Streetlight plus special guest “Polka Hall of Famer” Mitch Biskup.  Come early and enjoy a fun filled Sunday afternoon at Bayway & support this most worthy cause…… This Friday night (7:30-11:30) Bayway will have “Social/Ballroom Dancing” with DJ Bruce Z spinning all of your favorite dance beats & requests.  See ad on polka pages.

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“Polka Dancing” this Sunday January 27th at the Polish American Citizens Club on East Street in Ludlow, MA. On the bandstand from 3-7 p.m. will be EFO-The Eddie Forman Orch. Polish kitchen & cash bar available- Do not BYOB or BYOF !! Call Ed Szela 413-567-1961 for more information.

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Hey polka fans! … especially Li’l Wally fans! Remember you can now purchase a couple of Wally’s popular original recordings which are now available on CD from Jimmy K Polkas. They have been digitally re-mastered so you’re sure to enjoy the great quality sound. Check ad on polka pages for all the details and send for your copies today.

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The Polish-American Social Club of Vero Beach, Florida, located at 7500 North US 1 about 6 miles north of downtown  Vero Beach,  announces its February Polka Dinner / Dance schedule……
Sunday, February 3 – Jersey Polka Richie (FL)
Sunday, February 10 – Tony Blazonczyk New Phaze Polka Band (IL)
Sunday, February 17 – Alex Meixner Band ( FL)
Sunday February 24 – Eddie Forman Orch.  ( MA)
Dinner served from 1-2 p.m. – Dancing 2-6 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come & enjoy a pleasant Sunday afternoon with plenty of food, fun & polka dancing.  For reservations or more information call the Polish Club 772-778-0039.

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FRI. JAN. 25
DJ BRUCE Z (7:30-11:30) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ
LENNY GOMULKA & CHICAGO PUSH (6-10) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL

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SAT. JAN. 26
THE ABLEMEN (8-12) Royal Manor, Garfield, NJ
THE POLKA QUADS (7-11) St. James Church, Lititz, PA
LENNY ADAMS BAND (7-11) Polish Home, Baltimore, MD
LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH (5:30-9:30) Polish American Club, Holiday, FL
JOHN GORA & GORALE (6-10) Polish American Club, Phoenix, Arizona
JIMMY K & ETHNIC JAZZ (3-7) Kuzman’s Lounge, Girard, Ohio

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SUN. JAN. 27
THE ABLEMEN – RICK ANTON & THE POLKA STARS – CHRIS & RONNIE BAND – MIKE COSTA & THE BEAT – ED GOLDBERG’S ODESSA KLEZMER BAND – STREETLIGHT – THE GOLDEN TONES (3-10) Bayway Polish Club,  Elizabeth, NJ
GEORGE TARASEK & THE POLKA PARTNERS (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
EDDIE FORMAN (3-7) Polish American Citizen’s Club, Ludlow, MA
LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH (2-6) Polish American Club, Vero Beach, FL
THE POLKA CLASSICS (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
THE NORTHERN SOUNDS (3-6) Polish American Club, St. Petersburg, FL
JOHN GORA & GORALE (2-6) Pulaski Polish American Club, Phoenix, Arizona
DON PEACHEY (2-6) Prairie Lanes, Markesan, WI

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FRI. FEB 1
DJ ANDREW (7:30-11:30) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ

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SAT. FEB. 2
THE ABLEMEN (8-12) Sussex Firehouse Hall, Sussex, NJ

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SUN. FEB. 3
EDDIE FORMAN ( 2-6) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ
TONY’S POLKA BAND (2-6) Polish Community Club, Utica, NY
KICKIN’ POLKAS w/ Charlie Lawrisky (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
THE MELLO TONES (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
JERSEY POLKA RICHIE ( 2-6) Polish American Club, Vero Beach, FL
THE BEE SHARPS (3-6) Polish American Club, Holiday, FL
EDDIE BILINSKI SOUNDS OF THE SOUTH (3-6) Polish American Club, St. Petersburg,FL
DON PEACHEY (1:30-5:30) Amerahn Ballroom, Kewaskum, WI

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FRI. FEB. 8
DJ RAY (7:30-11:30) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ
TONY BLAZONCZYK NEW PHAZE POLKA BAND (5:30- 9:30) Polish American Club, Holiday, FL
TED & MOLLIE B SQUEEZE BOX BAND (8:30-12:30) Eagles Club, Marshfield, WI

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SAT. FEB. 9
Latin Dancing- DJ JOHNNY PARRANDA (10-2) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ
MIKE NIEMIEC VARIETY BAND (7:30-11:30) K. of C. Hall, Bellmore, NY
EDDIE FORMAN (6-10) Polish Falcons Club, Middletown, CT
JIMMY K ETHNIC JAZZ (7:30-11:30) Mt. Carmel Church, Wyandotte, MI
TED & MOLLIE B SQUEEZE BOX BAND (6:30-11) Latvian Hall,  Grand Rapids, MI
HONKY EXPRESS (3-7) Kuzman’s Lounge, Girard, Ohio
JOHN GORA & GORALE (8-12) Lithuanian Hall, Mississauga- Ontario, Canada

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SUN. FEB. 10
RICK GAZDA POLKA BAND (2-6) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ
TONY’S POLKA BAND (2-6) Concordia Club, Gloversville, NY
EDDIE DERWIN POLKA NATURALS (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN (3-7) Polish American Club,    Ludlow, MA
EDDIE FORMAN (2-6) German Club, Pawtucket, RI
TONY BLAZONCZYK NEW PHAZE POLKA BAND (2-6) Polish American Club, Vero Beach, FL
THE NU SOUNDZ (3-6) Polish American Club, St. Petersburg, FL
JERSEY POLKA RICHIE (3-6) Polish American Club, Holiday, FL
RON LUZNAR & THE POLKA PALS (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
THE MELLO TONES (2-5) Polish American Club, Belleview, FL
DON PEACHEY (1-5) Concordia Ballroom, La Crosse, WI
TED & MOLLIE B SQUEEZE BOX BAND (4-8) Bavarian Haus, Deshler, OH

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NOTICE:  Bands are subject to change – Please call the establishments in schedule to verify that the band listed will be performing that day.

THAT’S IT FOR NOW……….HAPPY POLKA DANCING!!!