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Polka Notes 5-8-13

The Bayway Polish Club in Elizabeth, NJ will not have “Polka Dancing” this coming weekend. There will be “Social/ Ballroom Dancing” Friday night (7:30-11:30) with DJ Ray spinning all of the favorite dance beats & requests. Saturday night (9-2) will be “Latin Dancing” hosted by Columbianos Sin Fronteras. See ad on polka pages.

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“Mother’s Day Polka Dance” this Sunday, May 12th at the Polish American Citizens Club on North Main Street in Bristol, CT. Dancing 3-7 p.m. to the music of Joey Milardo & The Musical Cavaliers back by popular demand. Food & cash bar will be available – please do not BYOB or BYOF! Treat Mom to a polka fun day at the Polish Club in Bristol. For more information call Gary 860-525-1944 or the Polish Club 860-589-9720.

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The annual “Pirogi Festival” will be held next Sunday, May 19th at Pulaski Park on Belchertown Road in Three Rivers, MA.  Music/ dancing 3 great bands – Jimmy Sturr, Dennis Polisky & The Maestro’s Men plus EFO – Eddie Forman Orch. Bring your own lawn chair. Festival held rain or shine!  Advance tickets now available by calling Charlie Wing 860-763-0050. Children 12 and under admitted Free!

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The Ludlow Polish American Citizens Club located at 355 East Street in Ludlow, MA will have a special “Mother’s Day Polka Dance” this Sunday, May 12th.  Dancing to Lenny Gomulka & Chicago Push from 3-7 p.m. Polish Kitchen & cash bar available. Bring Mom and have her enjoy a fun day with plenty of polka dancing and happy polka music..….. This will be the last Polka Dance  for the winter / spring season. Polka dancing will be back at the Polish Club in the fall.  Watch my “Polka Notes” column for the opening date announcement.

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The Hudson Valley Polonaise Society are sponsoring a “Spring Polka Dance” on Sunday, May 19th at the PLAV #16 Hall in Pine Island, NY. Dancing to The Golden Tones from PA. Delicious food will be available. For ticket reservations & more information call Stella 845-291-8706.

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Celebrate Casimir Pulaski’s historic stay at The Sun Inn with a gala “Polka Fest” to be held on Sunday, May 19th at the Sun Inn Courtyard in Bethlehem, PA. Dee-jay Happy Jack from radio WALN will entertain from 12 noon till 2 p.m. and during band breaks. Polka music by The Polka Country Musicians. Come and enjoy great family fun, vendors, 50/50 raffle plus more. For information call 610-866-1758.

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FRI. MAY 10
DJ RAY (7:30-11:30) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ

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SAT. MAY 11
LATIN DANCING – Hosted by Columbianos Sin Fronteras (9-2) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ
JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS (7-11) 400 Club, Nanticoke, PA
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN (7-11) St. Mary’s Church Hall, Ware, MA

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SUN. MAY 12
THE POLSKIE SWINGMASTERS w/ Eddie Biegaj (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
JOEY MILARDO & THE MUSICAL CAVALIERS (3-7) Polish American Citizen’s Club, Bristol, CT
LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH (3-7) Polish American Citizen’s  Club, Ludlow, MA
JOHN FURMANIAK & ONE MORE TYME (3-6) Polonia Banquets, Chicago, IL
THE NU SOUNDZ (3-6) Polish American Club, Holiday, FL
RON LUZNAR & THE POLKA PALS (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona  Beach, FL

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FRI. MAY 17
DJ BRUCE Z (7:30-11:30) Bayway Polish Club, Elizabeth, NJ

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SUN. MAY 19
JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS (4-7) Catholic War Vets Hall, Trenton, NJ
POLKA FAMILY BAND (2-6) Firehouse Hall, Norvelt, PA
EDDIE DERWIN & THE POLKA NATURALS (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
POLKA COUNTRY MUSICIANS (2-6) The Sun Inn,  Bethlehem, PA
POLKA WHOO (2-6) Sacred Heart Church Center, Cornwall, PA
JIMMY STURR – DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN – EDDIE  FORMAN (1 p.m.) Pulaski Park, Three Rivers, MA
THE NORTHERN LITES  w/Marc Bouchard (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
ELLIS HALE TRIO (3-6) Polish American Club, Holiday, FL
DON PEACHEY (1:30-5:30) Amerahn Ballroom, Kewaskum, MI

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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, 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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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!!!