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Polka Notes 3-5-14

The Ludlow Polish American Club on East Street in Ludlow, MA will have a big weekend of “Polka Happenings” coming up this Saturday, March 8th and Sunday, March 9th. The “Saturday Night Polka Special” will feature dancing from 7-11 p.m. to the IPA TRIBUTE BAND with guests appearances by many IPA Polka Hall of Famers…… Sunday afternoon will be the 9th annual “IPA POLKA BENEFIT DANCE” from 2-7 p.m. with three (3) bands appearing –  DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN, EDDIE FORMAN plus LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH. This year’s dance will also feature a “Polka Music Tribute to  Eddie B – Eddie Blazonczyk”. So don’t miss this fabulous polka weekend coming up at the Ludlow Polish Club. Call Eddie Szela 413-567-1961 for tickets & more information.

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“BAYWAY REVIVAL POLKA PARTY” featuring the Polka Grammy Winning JIMMY STURR ORCH. Sunday, March 23rd at the Essex Manor (formerly the Bloomfield  Polish Home) located at 41 Broughton Ave. in Bloomfield, NJ.  Dancing 2-6 p.m. Food will be available. Tickets now on sale by calling 1-800- 724-0727 or by sending check or money order  ($20.00) to J.S. Productions, Box 1, Florida, NY 10921.  Don’t miss the polka party fun time at this Bayway Polka Revival Dance. See ad on polka pages.

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“FLORIDA TOUR 2014”  with RBO MUSIC – RICH BOBINSKI ORCH. featuring guest artist vocalist EDDIE BIEGAJ  Friday, Saturday & Sunday, March 21-22-23……. Friday (5:30-8:30) Polish American Pulaski Club in Daytona Beach. Doors at 5 p.m. Food available. Call 352-742-2180…… Saturday (5-9) Polish American Pulaski Association, Holiday. Doors open at 4 p.m. Food available. Call 727-848-7826….. Sunday (2-6) Polish American Social Club, Vero Beach. Doors open at 1 p.m. Food available. Call 772-564-2081. The Rich Bobinski Orch. will be releasing their brand new CD “Something Old & Something New” during their Florida tour. For more details about the Florida dances call leader June Ingram 860-536-2452 – 860-908-7877 or visit their website www.richbobinski.com.

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SAT.  MARCH 8
GEORGE TARASEK & THE POLKA PARTNERS (7-11) Chamber Hills Firehouse Hall, Harrisburg, PA
IPA TRIBUTE BAND (7-11) Polish American Club, Ludlow, MA

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SUN. MARCH 9
STANKY COALMINERS (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN – LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO – EDDIE FORMAN (2-7) Polish American Club, Ludlow, MA
JASIU & THE POLKA STARS (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
THE POLKA GENERATIONS (3-6)  Polish American Club, St. Petersburg, FL
THE MELLO TONES (2-5) Polish American Club, Belleview, FL
DON PEACHEY (1:30 p.m.) Firemen’s Hall, Ixonia, WI

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THURS.  MARCH 13
DON PEACHEY (7 p.m.)  Starlite Ballroom, Wahoo, Nebraska

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FRI. MARCH 14
DON PEACHEY (7 p.m.) American Legion Hall, Holyrood, Kansas

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SAT.  MARCH 15
JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS (6-10) Regal Room, Olyphant, PA
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN  (6:30 – 10:30) St. Joseph’s Polish Club, Colchester, CT
LENNY ADAMS (7-10) K, of C. Hall, Woodstock, MD
DON PEACHEY (8-11:30) Lodge 88 Chandelier Ballroom, Houston, Texas

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SUN.  MARCH 16
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN (2-6) Polish American Club, Lyndhurst, NJ
JIMMY STURR ORCH. /  BOBBY VINTON SHOW  (3 p.m.) Queens College – Kupferberg Center For The Arts, Flushing, NY
THE PA VILLAGERS (2-6) Sacred Heart of Jesus Church Hall, Cornwall, PA
JOHN STEVENS DOUBLE SHOT (2-6) VFW HALL, Dupont, PA
LENNY ADAMS (2-5) K. of C. Hall, Edgemere, MD
THE NU SOUNDZ (3-6) Polish American Club, Holiday, FL
THE NORTHERN LITES (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
EDDIE BILINSKI SOUNDS of THE SOUTH (3-6) Polish American Club, St. Petersburg, FL
DON PEACHEY (1-5) Sokol Hall, Dallas, Texas

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FRI. MARCH 21
RBO – RICH BOBINSKI ORCH. w/ Eddie Biegaj ( 5:30-8:30)  Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL

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SAT. MARCH 22
THE BOYS (7-11) Polish Community Center, Albany, NY
EDDIE FORMAN (7-11) Polish Home, Windsor Locks, CT
LENNY ADAMS (7-10) Polish Home, Fells Point, MD
RBO – RICH BOBINSKI ORCH.  w/ Eddie Biegaj  (4-9) Polish American Club, Holiday, FL

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SUN. MARCH 23
JIMMY STURR (2-6) Essex Manor, Bloomfield, NJ
THE BOYS plus CHRIS & RONNIE (2-6) K. of C. Hall, Linden, NJ
MATTY ROCK / JOHNNY JAY POLKA BAND (2-6) VFW HALL, Dupont, PA
LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH (3-7) Roosevelt Hall, Norvelt, PA
THE KNEWZ POLKA BAND (2-6) Polish American Club, Ludlow, MA
POLKA COUNTRY MUSICIANS (2-6) German Club, Pawtucket, RI
DON PEACHEY ( 2 p.m. ) The Hiawatha, Sturtevant, WI
RBO – RICH BOBINSKI ORCH. w/ Eddie Biegaj (2-6) Polish American Club, Vero Beach, FL
THE NU SOUNDZ (3-6) Polish American Club, St. Petersburg, FL
THE POLKA CLASSICS (2- 5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL

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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 me at (941) 359-8790.

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!!!