Polka Notes (week of March 18)
POLKA BENEFIT DANCE ..…. 9th annual Memorial “Gift of Life” Dance in honor of Lisa Marie Biskup on Saturday, April 25th at the PRCU Hall on Oak Street in Wyandotte, Michigan. Music & dancing from 5:30 p.m. till 12 midnight featuring 2 bands – THE BOYS (MD) plus THE KREW BROS. (Buffalo, NY). Special added attraction appearance by ACCORDION –A-GO-GO featuring the talents of Randy Krajewski, Richie Bernier, Eric Hite, Jimmy Mackiewicz, Eddie Siwiec and Matt Gury. Polish Kitchen – Door Prizes- Raffles. Please do not BYOB…cash bar available. For tickets and more information call Ron or Sue 810-588-6266 or visit their website www.lisabiskupmemorial.com…………. All proceeds are for the Lisa Marie Biskup Organ & Tissue Donor Foundation. Everyone welcome! (check out ad on our website).
Hey polka fans, make your plans now for the big “SPRING POLKA JAM” coming up Saturday, April 18th at Pott’s Banquet Hall in Buffalo, NY. Enjoy five (5) hours of polka music/dancing featuring THE BOYS plus THE NEW DIRECTION. Please do not BYOF or BYOB! Dinner & drink specials available. Call Dan 716-826-6575 or Ron 716-675-6588 for more information.
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”POLKA DANCING” on Sundays from 3-7 p.m. at the Bristol Polish American Citizens Club, 541 North Main Street in Bristol, CT. Next dance will be on Sunday, April 12th featuring the fine polka sounds of DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN…… Coming attractions include Sunday, May 10 – TONY’S POLKA BAND (NY) and Sunday, May 24 – EASTERN SOUND POLKA BAND (NH). Make your plans now to join in on all the polka fun. For more information call Gary Szeflinski 860-525-1944 or the Polish Club 860-589-9720. Everyone welcome!
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The Dupont VFW Post # 4909 on Main Street in Dupont, PA has “SUNDAY POLKA DANCES” every week from 2-6 p.m. Some of the finest polka bands such as THE POLSKI SWINGMASTERS – JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS – THE PA VILLAGERS – EDDIE DERWIN POLKA NATURALS – JOHN STEVENS DOUBLE SHOT – GEORGE TARASEK POLKA PARTNERS – STANKY & THE COALMINERS plus many others appear each week for your dancing & listening pleasure. Make your plans to join in on the polka fun! For dance schedule and more information call Dolly Kubasko 570-655-0760 or Bob Lopata at the VFW Club 570- 654-9104. All are welcome!
“FRAN’S POLKA WEEKEND” will be held on September 25-26-27, 2015 at Honor’s Haven Resort & Spa on Route 209 in Ellenville, NY (Catskills). Enjoy 25 hours of great polka music during the weekend featuring outstanding polka bands including: POLKA FAMILY BAND – DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN – JOE STANKY & HIS CADETS – EDDIE FORMAN ORCH. – O’SUCH RHYTHM & MUSIC BAND. Popular DJ BRUCE Z will be entertaining in the lounge, plus gourmet meals, cocktail parties, night club entertainment, Champagne Breakfast, Polka Mass, plus much – much more. For complete details and information call or write for a free flyer & reservation form. Call 908-722-9025 or write to Fran Fierst, 305 Brooks Blvd. Manville, NJ 08835-1328. Do it today!
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SAT. MARCH 21
EDDIE FORMAN ( 6:30-10:30) St Joseph, Polish Club, Colchester, CT
POLKA FAMILY BAND – IPA TRIBUTE BAND w/ vocalist John Gora (5-12) The Plaza Hotel & Suites, Wausau, Wisconsin
LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH (8-12) Holy Spirit Party Center, Parma, Ohio
SUN. MARCH 22
LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH (3-7) Roosevelt Hall, Norvelt, PA
JOE LASTOVICA & POLKA PUNCH (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
STAN SIMMS & THE NU SOUNDZ (3-6) Polish American Club, Holiday, FL
FLORIDA POLKA GENERATION (3-6) Polish American Club, St. Petersburg, FL
THE POLKA CLASSICS (2-5) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
POLKA FAMILY BAND – THE POLKA PAK ( 12 noon – 6 p.m.) The Plaza Hotel & Suites, Wausau, Wisconsin
THE DIDDLE STYKS (2-6) Conn – Weissenberger American Legion Hall, Toledo, Ohio
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FRI. MARCH 27
DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN (8-12) Oglebay Resort – Wilson Lodge Glessener Auditorium, Wheeling, West Virignia
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SAT. MARCH 28
LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH – DENNIS POLISKY & THE MAESTRO’S MEN – THE NU TONES (3-12) Oglebay Resort – Wilson Lodge Glessener Auditorium, Wheeling, West Virginia
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SUN. MARCH 29
POLKA COUNTRY MUSICIANS (2-6) K. of C. Hall, Saratoga Springs, NY
EDDIE DERWIN POLKA NATURALS (2-6) VFW Hall, Dupont, PA
THE DYNA BRASS (2-6) Polish American Club, Ludlow, MA
EDDIE BILINSKI SOUNDS OF THE SOUTH (3-6) Polish American Club, St. Petersburg, FL
RON LUZNAR & THE POLKA POLKA PALS (2-5) Polish American Club, Daytona Beach, FL
JOHN LA BOSCO – 1 Man Band (2-5) Polish American Club, Vero Beach, FL
LENNY GOMULKA CHICAGO PUSH – IPA TRIBUTE BAND (Polka Mass 10 a.m. – Dance 12 noon – 6 p.m.) Oglebay Resort – Wilson Lodge Glessener Auditorium, Wheeling, West Virginia
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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 to insure it will be included in my Polka Notes Column. You can send the information to Stan Skawinski, 6908 Ranch Rd., Sarasota, FL 34243; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or call/fax me at (941) 359-8790. or email directly to: Post Eagle (email@example.com)
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!!!