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Polka Notes 9-4-13

The ending of the summer season “Farewell Picnic Polka Party” will be taking place this Sunday, September 8th at Pulaski Park on Belchertown Road in Three Rivers MA. Two (2) great bands – Jimmy Sturr Orch. plus Dennis Polisky & The Maestro’s Men for continuous music & dancing. Young polka fans 12 & under admitted free! For tickets and more information call Charlie Wing 860-763-0050 or 1-800-724-0727. Don’t miss this polka fun Sunday afternoon.

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Hey polka fans! Here’s a brand new CD just released for you to enjoy called “Memory Lane” featuring “America’s Polka Sweetheart” Stephanie. The new CD includes 14 songs never before released and also features appearances by Li’L Wally plus Wanda & Stephanie. This is one is as must for your polka library. Get your copy now by sending check or money order for $14.95 (shipping included) to Jimmy K Polkas, P.O. 360855, Strongsville, Ohio 44136. See ad on polka pages.

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St. Hedwig’s Church of Wilmington, Delaware will be having their 57th annual “Polish Festival” Monday, September 16th through Saturday, September 21st at The Riverfront on South Madison Street in Wilmington, Delaware. Polka dancing each night under the tent featuring some of the finest polka bands including: Polka Family Band – John Stevens Double Shot – Mike Niemiec Variety Band – Walt Wagner Polka Serenaders – TKO Band and The Golden Tones. Dance exhibition Saturday night by The Janosik Dancers. Plenty of Polish Foods, Seafood favorites etc. for you to enjoy plus Midway rides, games plus much, much more. Make your plans now and don’t miss this fabulous family fun Polish Festival. See ad on polka pages.

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SAT. SEPT. 7
JOHN STEVENS DOUBLE SHOT (8-12) Glenfield Firehouse Hall, Glenfield, NY
TONY’s POLKA BAND  (1-5) Fish & Game Club, Herkimer, NY
MIKE NIEMIEC VARIETY BAND  (12-4) DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN (4-8) Our Lady of Czestochowa Shrine, Doylestown, PA
JOEY MILARDO MUSICAL CAVALIERS (5-9) St. Stan’s Church, Bristol, CT
EDDIE FORMAN (1:30-3) Orchard Valley, Wilbraham, MA

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SUN. SEPT. 8
GEORGE TARASEK & THE POLKA PARTNERS  (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
THE PA VILLAGERS (3:30-6:30) St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Bethlehem, PA
WALT WAGNER & THE POLKA SERENADERS (3-7) Timmer’s Grove, Point Phillip, PA
JOHN STEVENS DOUBLE SHOT – POLISH AMERICAN STRING BAND (12-4) TKO BAND- THE POLKA BROTHERS (4-8) Our Lady of Czestochowa Shrine, Doylestown, PA
JIMMY STURR – DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’s MEN (2-7) Pulaski Park, Three Rivers, MA
JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS (12-6) Epiphany of Our Lord Church, Annandale, Virginia
EASTERN SOUND POLKA BAND (1-5) St. Joseph’s Church, Central Falls, RI
RON LUNARE & THE POLKA PALS (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
DON PEACHEY (1-5) Turner Hall, Monroe, WI

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THURS. SEPT. 12
STANKY COALMINERS (12 noon – 1:30 p.m.) Farmer’s Market, Wilkes Barre, PA
POLKA FAMILY BAND- LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH (6-12) Convention Center, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

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FRI. SEPT. 13
THE PA VILLAGERS (7-11) Evergreen Country Club, Fleetwood, PA
JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS (6 p.m.) Oktoberfest -Mohegan Sun, Wilkes Barre, PA
EDDIE FORMAN – POLKA COUNTRY MUSICIANS –THE BEAT (4-1) Convention Center, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

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SAT. SEPT. 14
STANKY COALMINERS (5 p.m.) Oktoberfest – Mohegan Sun, Wilkes Barre, PA
TONY’S POLKA BAND (12-4) Berkley Common, Berkley, MA
THE HONEY COMBS (Oldies 6-10)  Sam’s Picnic Pavilion, Smyrna, DE
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN- LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH- THE NEW DIRECTION- JIMMY WEBER & THE SOUNDS (4-1) Convention Center, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
DOCTOR KIELBASA BAND (6-10) Holy Cross Church, Minneapolis, MN

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SUN. SEPT. 15
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN (3-7) Polish American Citizens Club – Starlight Ballroom, Port Washington, NY
JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS (3-7) Roselawn Supper Club, New York Mills, NY
JIMMY STURR (3 p.m.) Oktoberfest- Mohegan Sun, Wilkes Barre, PA
TONY’S POLKA MAGIC (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
THE NORTHERN LITES w/ Marc Bouchard (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
JOY OF MARYLAND- PREMIER (Polka Mass 11 a.m.- Dance 12-6 p.m.) Convention Center, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
DON PEACHEY (1-5) Memorial Hall, Unity, WI

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MON. SEPT. 16
WALT WAGNER POLKA SERENADERS (7-10) The Riverfront, Wilmington, Delaware

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TUES. SEPT. 17
MIKE NIEMIEC VARIETY BAND (7-10) The Riverfront, Wilmington, Delaware

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WED. SEPT. 18
JOHN STEVENS DOUBLE SHOT (7-10) The Riverfront, Wilmington, Delaware

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THURS. SEPT. 19
TKO BAND (7-10) The Riverfront, Wilmington, Delaware

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FRI. SEPT. 20
THE GOLDEN TONES (7-10) The River Front, Wilmington, DE

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SAT. SEPT. 21
JIMMY STURR – THE ADLERS – PHILADELPHIA GERMAN BRASS BAND (1-9)  Crystal Springs Resort, Vernon, NJ
TONY’S POLKA BAND (4-8) Concordia Club, Gloversville, NY
STANKY COALMINERS (7-8) Bloomsburg Fair, Bloomsburg, PA
EDDIE FORMAN (7-11) American Legion Hall, Hadley, MA
POLKA FAMILY BAND – Janosik Dancers (7-10) The River Front, Wilmington, DE

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SUN. SEPT. 22
JIMMY STURR – JOE WEBER BAND – THE SHIPPENSBURG BLASKAPELLE ( 12 noon)  Crystal Springs Resort, Vernon, NJ
EDDIE FORMAN (2-6) Freeland Event Center, Freeland, PA
POLKA FAMILY BAND (1-5) Cascade Park, New Castle, PA
EDDIE DERWIN POLKA NATURALS (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
MATTY ROCK/ JOHNNY JAY POLKA BAND (2-6) Sacred Heart Church, Cornwall, PA
POLSKIE SWINGMASTERS (2-6) Pine View Acres, Pottsville, PA
STEPHANIE & HER HONKY POLKA BAND (3-7) Polish American Club, Ludlow, MA
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN (2-6) German Club, Pawtucket, RI
THE POLKA CLASSICS (2-5:30) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
DON PEACHEY (1-5) Millhome Supper Club, Kiel, 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!!!