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Polka Notes 5-22-13

There will be NO POLKA DANCING this coming weekend at the Bayway Polish Club in Elizabeth, NJ.  Next polka dance at Bayway will be on Sunday, June 2nd from 2-6 p.m. featuring music by The Polka Family  Band…… This  Friday night (7:30-11:30) Bayway will have “Social/ Ballroom Dancing” with DJ Wolfie spinning all the favorite dance beats & requests.  See ad on polka pages.

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Stanky & The Coal Miners announces the release of 2 new CD & DVD Combos. The new releases are entitled  “Best of Stanky” plus “Live at Lakeside Ballroom”. The CD/DVD Combos are $20.00 each which includes postage & handling. See ad on polka pages for all the details and send for your copies today. Send check or money order to John Stanky, 410 Espy Street, Nanticoke, PA 18634. Watch for more new Stanky CD/DVD Combo releases coming in the future.

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The Coal Crackers Polka Association will have some great “Polka Dances” coming up in the next few weeks at Pine View Acres in Pottsville, PA. This Sunday, May 26th from 2-6 p.m. enjoy the fine polka sounds of Tony Blazonczyk & The New Phaze Polka Band from Chicago and the following Sunday, June 2nd Dennis Polisky & The Maestro’s Men from CT will be on the bandstand. Make your plans be there and enjoy great polka dancing and plenty of happy polka music. For more information call Ann 570-462-9355, John 570-455-7676 or Joe 570- 622-3321. See ad on polka pages.

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“Polka Dance” this Sunday, May 26th at the Bristol Polish Club on North Main Street In Bristol, CT. Music & dancing from 3-7 p.m. to the Eastern Sound Polka Band from New Hampshire. Kitchen will be open and cash bar available. Please do not BYOB or BYOF! For more information call Gary Szeflinski 860-525-1944 or the Polish Club 860-589-9720. Don’t miss this polka fun day.

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Jolly Joe Koziol is back in MA after spending the winter at his Florida home enjoying warm and sunny weather. Dee-jay Joe is back on the air broadcasting & hosting “Polka Pops” which is heard every Saturday afternoon from 2:30-3:30 p.m. on radio WACE (730 AM) in Chicopee, MA. The longtime musician plays all the old-time favorites plus many of the new CD releases on his show. Be sure to tune in every Saturday and enjoy plenty of Happy Polka Music.

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FRI. MAY 24
DJ WOLFIE (7:30-11:30) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ

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SAT. MAY 25
EDDIE FORMAN – TONY BLAZONCZYK NEW PHAZE POLKA BAND (1-9) Hiltebrant Recreation Center, Old Forge, NY
STANKY COALMINERS (2:30-4:30) Anthracite Heritage Fest, Shamokin, PA
WALT GROLLER (7-11) St. James Church, Lititz, PA
LENNY ADAMS (7-10) Polish Home, Baltimore, MD
EASTERN SOUND POLKA BAND (7-9:30) The Seashell Stage, Hampton Beach, NH
DON PEACHEY (1-5) Millroad Banquet Center, Galesville, WI

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SUN. MAY 26
POLKA FAMILY BAND – NEW DIRECTION BAND (Polka Mass 12 noon – Dance 1-9)  Hiltebrant Recreation Center, Old Forge, NY
TONY BLAZONCZYK NEW PHAZE POLKA BAND (2-6) Pine View Acres, Pottsville, PA
POLSKIE SWINGMASTERS (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
STANKY COALMINERS (1:30-3:30) Lynwood Center Car Show, Scranton, PA
EASTERN SOUND POLKA BAND (3-7) Polish American Citizen’s Club, Bristol, CT
THE POLKA CLASSICS (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL

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MON. MAY 27 “Memorial Day”
POLKA FAMILY BAND (2:30-6:30) Pulaski Park, Three Rivers, MA
JIMMY K MOSTLY HONKY COMBO  (4-8) K. of C. Hall, Ottawa, Ohio

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FRI. MAY 31
DJ ANDREW (7:30-11:30) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ
POLKA FAMILY BAND, DON WOJTILA ORCH. (6-10 ) St. Mary’s Pavilion, Johnstown, PA
DON PEACHEY (8:30-12:30) Rex’s Innkeeper, Waunakee, WI

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SAT. JUNE 1
POLKA COUNTRY MUSICIANS (6-10) American Legion Hall, Williamsville  (Buffalo), NY
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN – POLKA FAMILY BAND – THE POLKA QUADS – DON WOJTILA ORCH. – THE RHINELANDERS (1-10) St. Mary’s Pavilion, Johnstown, PA

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SUN. JUNE 2
POLKA FAMILY BAND (2-6) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ
JIMMY STURR (2-6) PLAV Pavilion, Pine Island, NY
WALT WAGNER & THE POLKA SERENADERS (3-7) Timmer’s Grove, Pt. Phillip, PA
JOE STANKY &  HIS CADETS (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN (2-6) Pine View Acres, Pottsville, PA
JOHN GORA & GORALE- THE BOYS- LENNY GOMULKA & CHICAGO PUSH ( Polka Mass 11 a.m.- Dance 12- 6:30 p.m.) St. Mary’s Pavilion, Johnstown, PA
EDDIE FORMAN (4-8) Warsaw Park, Ansonia, CT
THE MELLO TONES (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
DON PEACHEY (1-5) Turner Hall, Monroe, WI

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FRI. JUNE 7
VINTAGE & DJ ANDREW (7:30-11:30) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN (5-9) St. Stan’s Church, Fall River, MA
DON PEACHEY (7-11) Eastside Club, Madison, WI

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SAT. JUNE 8
THE POLSKIE SWINGMASTERS (7-10) St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Ringtown, PA
STANKY COALMINERS (7-10) Starlight Inn, Starlight, PA
EDDIE FORMAN (6-10) St. Stan’s Church, Fall River, MA
RICH BOBINSKI ORCH. (6-10) St. Stanislaus Church, Meriden, CT
LENNY ADAMS (2-5) American Legion Hall, Rosedale, MD
CHARLIE TANSEK & CHICAGO TRADITION (4-8) St. Sava’s Picnic Grove, Parma, Ohio

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SUN, JUNE 9
JIMMY STURR (7 p.m.) Concert in The Park, Florham Park, NJ
GEORGE TARASEK & THE POLKA PARTNERS (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
EDDIE FORMAN (2-6) Town Park, Sunderland, MA
RON LUZNAR & THE POLKA PALS (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
JIMMY K & ETHNIC JAZZ – THE HARMONY BROTHERS (1-9) Polish Club, Fairpoint, Ohio
DON PEACHEY (Polka Mass 11 a.m.- Dance 12:30 p.m.) Holy Angels Church, West Bend, WI

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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.

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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!!!