Benefit Concert Swing Dance in memory of Jenine Stickler by fiw10869

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                                                                                                                                              SPRING 2009




              Jenine Stickler
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                                                                                                               ONIC FOR MODERN ILLS!



                                                                                                                               INDEX
                                                                                                                               Benefit Concert  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .1
                                                                                                                               Editor’s Corner .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .2
                                                                                                                               TAW is Here!  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .2
                                                                                                                               Evening Schedule .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .2
                                                                                                                               Performer Bios  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 3,4
                                                                                                                               Silent Auction  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .4
                                                                                                                               Contributing Instructors  .  .  .  .5
                                                                                                                               Meet the Artists  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .5
                                                                                                                               Workshops  .  .  .  .  .  . 6, 7, 10, 11
                                                                                                                               TAW Weekend Schedule  . 8-9
                                                                                                                               Map to Wheatland  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .11
                                               COVER PHOTOS BY PEGGY BRISBANE                                                  Info & Area Lodging .  .  .  .  .  .11
Jenine smiling and happy at main stage. Pamela “Peach” Burke is just visible on her right (left in the photo).                 Food Service .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .11
                                                                                                                               Special Needs Requests  .  .  .  .11
                                                                                                                               TAW Registration Forms  .  .12

      Benefit Concert Swing Dance
                                                                                                                               Music Festival Performers .  .13
                                                                                                                               Music Festival Registration 14
                                                                                                                               T-Shirt Designs .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .15
                in memory of Jenine Stickler                                                                                   Hellos & Goodyes  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .15
                                                                                                                               Wheat Futures  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .15
                                                                                                                               Photo Request  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .15
        Wheatland Music Organization, in conjunction             be Jive At Five . . .also known as “the world’s greatest      Volunteer Orientation
  with the Isabella County Commission On Ag-                     swing band .” Light refreshments will be available .          & Training .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .16
  ing, will present a benefit concert/swing dance in                  There is no charge for the evening but dona-
  memory of a person special to both groups . . .Jenine          tions will be gladly accepted . All monies will be
  Stickler . Jenine, who passed away unexpectedly                directed to I .C .C .O .A . In-Home Services which was
  September 20, 2008, had been a WMO volunteer                   Jenine’s special interest .
  since the early days and was a valued employee of                   Dust off your dancing shoes . . .polish up your
  I .C .C .O .A .                                                dancing moves . . .get in that swing band groove . . .and
        The benefit will be held at the I.C.C.O.A. build-        help a good cause .
  ing April 18 from 7 p .m . to 11 p .m . beginning with              The I .C .C .O .A . is located at 2200 S . Lincoln Rd,
  a short program about Jenine and the purpose of                Mt Pleasant, MI . The driveway is on the west side
  the event . Providing the musical entertainment will           of Lincoln just south of the Union Township Hall .
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    Editor’s Corner
        The worst fears of the arts community were realized when Gov .
    Jennifer Granholm’s proposed budget eliminated operational arts
                                                                                             Traditional Arts
    funding . The state arts council granted $7 .9 million to 290 groups in
    2009 . Some arts organizations in the state are scrambling to develop a                    Register for the whole weekend, a single day or
    response to news that Gov . Jennifer Granholm’s proposed 2010 budget                       individual workshops. If you can’t make it for the
    will eliminate grants from the HYPERLINK “http://www.michigan.                             weekend or a day, be sure and check out the evening
    gov/hal/0,1607,7-160-17445_19272---,00.html” Michigan Council for
    Arts and Cultural Affairs, an unexpected move that has arts supporters
                                                                                               performances and dancing for only $5.00 each night.
    crying foul .
        With the recession already leading to millions in lost corporate and
    private donations, rising deficits, shrinking endowments, layoffs and                      FRIDAY EVENING
    artistic cuts, arts groups saw state support as especially important . Arts                Main Stage
    leaders said the cuts would lead to further job losses . Arts and culture                  7:15-7:45            Dance Sampler with artists as
                                                                                                                    available; music by
    generate $2 billion of economic activity in Michigan, according to a                                            Blue Water Ramblers
    2005 report by Upjohn Institute for Employment Research . Arts council                     7:45-8:30            Open Range in concert
    statistics show that the 2009 grants created 2,320 full-time jobs .                        8:45-10:30           Hootenanny with Blue Water
                                                                                                                    Ramblers
    *The above facts were taken from the Michigan Messenger and the Lansing State Journal.     Dance Pavilion
                                                                                               9:00-10:15           Squares & Contras with
        The Wheatland Music Organization is most fortunate to have the                                              The Rhythm Billies
    long-time volunteers, financial supporters, Festival and TAW supporters,                                        Dan Gorno calling
    dedicated working board members, office staff and a good working                           10:30-11:45          Squares & Contras
    relationship with our vendors and community . WMO has not asked for                                             with Great Big Taters,
    or received state grant money in the past . The support and joint efforts                                       Ron Buchanan calling
    of our Wheatland Family’s generosity and the diligent management of
    funds have put WMO in a unique and positive position during this very                      SATURDAY EVENING
    difficult economic time .                                                                  Main Stage
        We all need to continue believing, serving and working for WMO’s                       7:30-8:15            Nic Gareiss and Friends
    mission . If we do not, we risk losing a very precious resource to hand to                 9:00-11:00           Salsa Dance with Tumbao Bravo
    the next generation . People need a place to create, and to play . Children,               Dance Pavilion
    now more than ever, need a place to be exposed to traditional arts . Let                   8:30-9:30            Squares & Reels with
    us all be more dedicated than ever by continuing to volunteer, attend                                           Blue Water Ramblers,
    festivals, send in memberships, donate just a little bit more for a plaque                                      Jim Foerch calling
                                                                                               9:45-11:45           Swing Dance with Jive At Five
    or other fundraising opportunities . Please stay diligent to the cause for
    the arts . WMO needs your continued support now more than ever to
    maintain a strong fiscal standing . In the fragile world we live in where                  SUNDAY EVENING
    anything and everything can change in a heartbeat, let us not take for                     Main Stage
    granted what we have worked so hard to build .                                             6:30-7:00            Instant Bluegrass Band performance
                                                                                               7:15-7:45            Jeannine’s Kids
        This issue of Quarternotes is the beginning of our new timing and                      8:00-8:30            Lost World String Band
    format . These pages contain all the information you need for Traditional                  8:45-11:00           Dance with Frogwater
    Arts Week-end and a sneak peak at Festival including ticket order forms                                         featuring polkas, reels, schottishes
    for both events . The Community Education committee has done an                            Dance Pavilion
    outstanding job at scheduling a lot of new and old favorite activities for                 8:15-9:30            Square Dance with
    the TAW week-end . What a great family event and opportunity to spend                                           The Rhythm Billies
    a relaxing weekend here on the farm learning new arts/crafts, music and                                         Ron Buchanan calling
    dance . By then, it will feel great to be outdoors!                                        9:45-11:45           Cajun Dance with K Jones and
                                                                                                                    The Benzie County Playboys
        Quarternotes will be in your mailboxes again in June with complete
    Festival information . Check the website for up-to-date information or to
    order tickets . Enjoy Spring!!!!!!!                                                       At
                                                      Kim Croy                               Traditional
                                                                                                            .
    The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure.
        - Mikhail Baryshnikov
                                                                                              Arts Weekend..
    Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.                                   Enjoy great performances,
        - Berthold auerBach                                                                      the opportunity to master your
                                                                                                 chosen craft or even learn a new one!
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Weekend is here!
              MAY 22 - 24                                                       2009
           – Performers –
 Lost World String Band
 The Lost World String Band has recently reunited after 15 years of semi-retirement .
 This is the original 1980s quartet, not one of the hundreds of Lost World cover bands
 touring the country today, composed of 100% original members Frank Youngman
 (bass, accordion, trumpet), Gerald Ross (guitar, ukelele, Hawaiian steel guitar), Dave   Lost World String Band
 Ross (mandolin, fiddle) and Paul Winder (fiddle, viola) . On Sunday look for the
 “Lost Boys” instrument workshops during the day and evening concert on the
 Main Stage at 8:00 PM. Be prepared to hear many of their past hits, along with
 a few musical surprises.

 Great Big Taters
 Great Big Taters is Hilarie Burhans (clawhammer banjo), Jane Rothfield (fiddle) and
 Bernie Nau (piano) . Together they play rollicking and tasty music from the American
 South and beyond . Hilarie, a former member of The Hotpoint Stringband, brings her
 driving banjo style, original tune compositions, repertoire and arrangement to Great
 Big Taters . Combine that with Jane’s award winning fiddling and tune composing and
 Bernie’s versatility on the piano and you get a group that plays contemporary American   Great Big Taters
 dance music played with gusto! Great Big Taters will be instructing instrument
 workshops such as Clawhammer Banjo I and II, Fiddle, Dance Piano. Great Big Taters
 will also be playing for a Sunday afternoon Contra Dance and evening dances.


 Tumbao Bravo
 Tumbao Bravo is an award winning 6 piece Cuban jazz combo from the Ann
 Arbor-Detroit area performing the authentic rhythms of Cuba with rich original jazz
 harmonies. Formed in 2003 by conga drummer Alberto Nacif and sax/flutist Paul
 VornHagen, this exciting band has released three critically acclaimed recordings .
 Alberto Nacif (conga drummer) and Paul VornHagen (sax/flutist) are joined by Sven
 Anderson (piano), Bob Mojica (trumpet), Pat Prouty (bass) and Javier Barrios
 (timbales) . Expect to hear a very danceable set of mambos, cha chas, rumbas and
 the occasional bolero with sizzling instrumental solos over the rich polyrhythms and
 piano/bass montuno patterns. No wonder this combo has been featured at so many
 music festivals, nightclubs and concerts throughout Michigan
 and the midwest . You will be compelled to say                                                        Tumbao Bravo
 “Bravo!” In addition to providing music for
 two Salsa Dance workshops on Saturday,
 Tumbao Bravo will be playing for a
 Salsa Dance on the Main Stage
 Saturday evening, 9:00-11:00 PM.




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    Traditional
    Arts Weekend                                                                  2009
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                                                   Frogwater
                                                     Hailing from Milwaukee,
                                                     WI, Frogwater combines
                                                     a unique blend of
                                                     Celtic, Old-Time and         K. Jones and
                                                     Blues – often referred       The Benzie Playboys
                                                     to as “progressive old
                                                     timey” . Dancers can         K .Jones and The Benzie Playboys is a northern Michigan
                                                     expect a healthy dose of     band performing zydeca and cajun music from Louisana .
                                                     waltzes, polkas, reels and   The Playboys are dedicated to keeping the Cajun/Creole
                                                     schottisches . Frogwater’s   music alive with music for two-steppin’, waltzing and
     members are Lil’ Rev (harmonica, ukulele, mandolin and guitar),              smoking red hot zydeco dancing. Cajun/Creole French
     Susan Nicholson (fiddle and mandolin) and John Nicholson (guitar,            lyrics are common in many of the tunes they sing . The
     banjo, tipple and slide) . Frogwater will provide backup music for           driving force behind the band is the 10 button diatonic
     dance workshops and offer workshops in Harmonica for Adults,                 accordion played by Kirk Jones, with Jonah Powell on
     Jewish & Yiddish Folk Songs, Ukulele for Kids, Blues Mandolin, Guitar        fiddle to intertwine seamlessly into the melodies . Jamie
     Accompaniment for Celtic Tunes, Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar, Fingerstyle       Bernard is on the drums, relentlessly keeping the time, with
     Country Blues Guitar, Cross Tuning Fiddle and Scottish Strathspeys .         Bill Brown’s funky smooth bass lines . Mark Stoltz on the
     You might also see them participating in various jam sessions                scrubboard and tit`fer drives the beat . Mark will be giving
     and providing music for dance workshops . Sunday evening                     instruction in Cajun I, Cajun II and Zydeco dance . K.Jones
     Frogwater will be playing for a dance featuring Polkas, Reels                and The Benzie Playboys will be playing for the Cajun
     & Schottishes at 8:45 on the Main Stage.                                     dance Sunday evening, 9:45 PM, at the Dance Stage .




          Silent Auction
        The Silent Auction is back after a year hiatus . Donated items
     should be in ‘gently used’ or new condition and somehow relate to the WMO mission
     of supporting traditional music, dance, arts or crafts . Proceeds from the Silent Auction
     are earmarked for The Sound Garden located at the south end of Third Stage .
        The goods will be displayed along with a bid sheet at the Performers Recordings
     section of the Info building . Items can be dropped off Friday between 5:00 and 8:00 pm
     and Saturday between 9:30 and 11:00 am . Bidding times are Saturday and Sunday, 11:00
     am – 3:00 pm . The results will be posted at 4:00 pm on Sunday and items can be picked
     up between 4:00 and 5:00 pm on Sunday .


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We would like                          Jive At Five               Meghan McCartney          Nathan Myers           Liz Wing              Linda McLachlan
to thank the                           Detour                     Lisa Ornstein             Ann & Eldon            Pearl Taylor          Mary Ann
                                       Nic Gareiss                Jeannine Sladick            Whitford             Kevin &                 Wernette
following instructors                  and Friends                Dan Gorno                 David Klein              Katie Finney/       Ben Dusseau
and musicians for                      Anna Lindblad              Sheila Graziano           Drew Howard               Ancient Pathways   Dan Hummel
contributing their                     Blue Water Ramblers        Connie Jo Ferguson        Susie &                Karen Hundt-Brown     Steve Shelander
                                       The Rhythm Billies         Brian Gorchowski            Glynn Russell        Jo McLachlan          Rachel & Pam
skills to the dance                    Back Bayou                 Lilian Kooijman           Kathy Hagen            Pam Geiersbach          Sibley
and music workshops:                   Open Range                 Mark Stoltz               Willow Robinson        Inge Sturm            Cindi Zwayer
                                       Ron Buchanan               Mary Sue Wilkinson        Barry Poupard          Carole Howard         Heather Zwayer
                                                                  Veils, Bells & Wings      Tom Eno &              Dan Lee               Lorna Reid
                                                                     Belly Dancing Group    Muriel’s Kitchen       Brenda Bonter         Denise &
                                                                                            Bruce Ling             Kay & John Kelly        Lauren Mitten
                                                                                                                   K. Jones and The      Bryan Benton
                                                                                                                      Benzie Playboys    Mary Pattison
                                                                                                                                         Katelyn Neumann


Meet the artists...                                                                                                                      Stan Pope




 Joan Heuvelhorst
 Joan Heuvelhorst, Still Water Studio, has been making glass beads since 1995 and
 working with hot glass since 1989 . Using glass beads and fused glass, Joan takes her
 inspiration from the colors and shapes of the lakes, the dunes and the every changing
 seasons in Michigan . Her work has been displayed at various shops and galleries in the
 West Michigan area . With an intense and lasting love of glass she has been teaching
 others how to create small wonders in glass for many years . Hot Glass Beadmaking
 will be offered on Saturday and you will need to pre-register for the class .                             Joan Heuvelhorst

 Julie Sullivan
 Julie Sullivan, from Eaton Rapids, MI, learned the art of rug braiding, sewing,
 weaving and broom making and lye soap making from her mother and grandmother .
 Julie in turn is passing these arts on to her daughters . Twice Julie has been awarded
 grants by the Michigan Traditional Arts Program Apprenticeship program for
 teaching rug braiding and once for weaving . Julie will be teaching two classes at
 Traditional Arts Weekend – Table Weaving and Broom Making . Each class will
 have a limited number of participants so be sure and register early .                                     Julie Sullivan



 Ann Parks-Jensen, Blanchard, MI, returns to TAW 2009 to lead workshops in Basketry                            Ann
 for Kids/Families and Beginning Embroidery for Kids/Families. Ann is a long-time                              Parks-Jensen
 festival attendee, volunteer, instructor and donor of the exquisite quilt seen at the festival
 raffle each year . Ann now operates Log Cabin Quilting out of her home .




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    Traditional Arts Workshops                                                                                              2009
                                                             Dance The Tune – Part 2                            Cross Step Waltz with Jeannine Sladick
    Dance Workshops                                          with Nic Gareiss – a continuation of Part 1        and Dan Gorno – easy to learn yet endlessy
                                                             Beginning Cajun with Mark Stoltz                   innovative, this partner waltz is satisfying for both
    French Canadian                                          and Back Bayou – participants will learn the       beginner and the most experienced dancers. It
    with Dan Gorno and Blue Water Ramblers                                                                      travels and rotates like traditional waltz but the
    This North American step dance style resembles           fundamentals of Cajun dancing through the
                                                             Cajun Waltz and Cajun Two-Step . These             addition of the cross-step opens up a wide range of
    North American tap – done mostly on the toes                                                                playful yet gracefully flowing variations.
    rather than flat footing.                                basic steps will enable you to dance to any
                                                             Louisiana music .                                  Tango/Couples Dance
    Swing I                                                  Intermediate Cajun with Mark Stoltz                with Jeannine Sladick and Dan Gorno
    with Ron Buchanan, Lisa Ornstein and                                                                        This class will teach the basic tango. The Royal
    Jive At Five – Find Your Swing                           and Back Bayou – for those who know the
                                                             basics and want to learn more complex              Empress tango, from the early 20th century,
    Swing II                                                 steps and moves, such as Mamou and Cajun           will be done as a group.
    with Ron Buchanan, Lisa Ornstein                         Jitterbug .                                        Family Dance with Blue Water Ramblers
    and Jive At Five – Moves & More Moves                                                                       (Children must have adult supervision)
                                                             Zydeco with Mark Stoltz
    Swing III                                                and K Jones and The Benzie Playboys                Family Dance
    with Ron Buchanan, Lisa Ornstein                                                                            with Carole Howard and The Rhythm Billies
    and Jive At Five – Pretzels & Dips                       Beginning Salsa with Brian Grochowski,             (Children must have adult supervision)
                                                             Lilian Kooijman and Tumbao Bravo – Puerto
    African Dance with                                       Rican style Salsa will be taught . Participants    Cajun Family Dance with Back Bayou
    Tree of Life Drum & Dance Society                        will learn the following steps: Salsa Basic,
                                                             Cucaracha Step, Pivot Turns, Break Steps           Contra Dance
    Clogging for Beginners                                   and how to do steps on your own or with            with Ron Buchanan and Great Big Taters
    with Sheila Graziano – learn the basic                   a partner .                                        Irish Hard Shoe
    Appalachian clogging steps that will set you on the      Beyond Beginning Salsa with Brian                  with Meghan McCartney
    path of traditional step dancing. The perfect steps to   Grochowski, Lilian Kooijman and Tumbao Bravo       Irish hard shoe is a percussive dance style
    get your feet moving to old-time and bluegrass music!    – this class will build on the steps taught in     popularized by the show Riverdance .
    No experience necessary.                                 Beginning Salsa .                                  Dancers will learn traditional rhythmic
    Dance The Tune: Steps                                    Belly Dancing with Veils, Bells & Wings            steps put to Irish music . Tap shoes or
    and Patterns For Music                                   – Belly Dance is a way to improve your             sneakers can be used instead of Irish shoes
    Footwork - Part 1 with Nic Gareiss –                     stamina, coordination and flexibility . All        for this class. Beginner/Intermediate level.
    for experienced dancers (intermediate and                skill levels, ages, sizes and body types are
    above) who want to explore the musical (as
    in percussive) capabilities of their clogging/
                                                             welcome . In this workshop you will learn
                                                             basic belly dance moves and a dance that
                                                                                                                Instrument/Music
    stepdance/tapdance.                                      you can do on your own .                           Workshops
                                                             Tap – Basic and Beyond with Connie
                                                             Jo Ferguson                                        Beginning Guitar with Susie Russell
                                                             Waltz Clog with Dan Gorno - a popular              Celtic Finger Style Guitar
                                                             style of stepdancing in both Quebec and England,   with John Nicholson
                                                             these percussive steps are set to ¾ (waltz) time
                                                             music.                                             Cajun Guitar with Rex Alexander
                                                             Canadian Step Dancing –                            Swing Guitar with Nathan Myers
                                                             Parts I and II with Sheila Graziano –              Extended Chords, Altered
                                                             traditional step dancing from Canada;              Chords & Chord Symbols
                                                                some dance experience required                  with Nathan Myers
                                                                    Steppin’ with Jeannine Sladick -            12 Bar Blues with Nathan Myers
                                                                     acapella percussive body rhythm            Flatpicking Guitar with Bruce Ling
                                                                     dance workshop
                                                                                                                Fingerstyle Country Blues Guitar
                                                                                                                with John Nicholson
                                                                                                                Guitar Accompaniment
                                                                                                                for Celtic Tunes
                                                                                                                with     Susan and John Nicholson




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Old Time Fiddle –
Popular Contra Dance Tunes
with Bruce Ling
Beginning Fiddle                                          Music Theory                                             Trad
                                                                                                                       ition
with Bruce Bauman                                                                                                           al A
                                                          Chords                                                                rts W
Scottish Strathspeys                                      and How To Build Them                                                      eeke
                                                                                                                                         nd 2
with Susan Nicholson                                                                                                                         008
                                                          with Nathan Myers and Banjo Jim                                                        – P
Cross Tune Fiddle                                                                                                                                   hoto
with Susan Nicholson                                      Beginning Pennywhistle                                                                         by K
                                                          with Barry Poupard                                                                                 eith
Nordic Fiddle with Anna Lindblad                                                                                                                                  Ha
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Advanced Old Time Fiddle with Jane
Rothfield – this workshop will focus on more
                                                          Humor In Traditional Music
                                                          with Blue Water Ramblers
                                                                                                                  Bluegrass
advance repertoire and on approaches and
techniques for back up, harmony, improve,
                                                          Cajun Jam with Back Bayou                               School Workshops
rhythm and tone                                           Bluegrass Jam with Rex & Letha Raymond,                 Bluegrass Guitar with Scott Zylstra and Jeff
Swing Fiddle with Paul Winder                             Eldon & Ann Whitford and Jeff Rose                      Rose – advanced rhythm and lead
Fiddle/Banjo Duet                                         Slow Jam with                                           Bluegrass Fiddle with Peter Knupfer
with Jane Rothfield and Hilarie Burhans                   Susie & Glynn Russell and Kathy Hagen                   Bluegrass Mandolin with Jeff Rose
Clawhammer Banjo                                          Old Time Jam with The Rhythm Billies                    Bluegrass Banjo with Mike Sumner
with Hilarie Burhans
                                                          Gospel Jam with Roger Little                            Instant Bluegrass Band with Detour –
Autoharp with Willow Robinson                             and His Allstar Band                                    participants from the above workshops will
Appropriate for all levels, ‘Son Of A Strum’ starts                                                               come together and participate in instant bands
with the basics, from strumming to playing melody         Blues Easy Jam with David Klein, Drew                   to practice what they have learned .
using a variety of strums, pinches, plucks and patting,   Howard and Nathan Myers – this blues easy jam is
all socially acceptable. So, bring your autoharp, at      for all instruments. Basic 8 and 12-bar blues will be
least two finger picks, and a sense of humor, plus a
pick-y attitude.
                                                          played
                                                          Cajun Singing with Robin and Neil Mower
                                                                                                                  Misc. Workshops
Harmonica with Lil’ Rev
Drumming with                                             Yiddish Songs with Lil’ Rev                             The Things We
Tree of Life Drum & Dance Society                         All Patsy All Night with                                Learned From Hubble
                                                          Mary Sue Wilkinson and All Vocalists                    with Dan Hummel and Steve Shelander – a
Beginning Mandolin                                                                                                discussion of how our space telescopes have advanced
with Glynn Russell                                        Singing Through The Decades with                        our knowledge of the universe. This will be an image
                                                          Mary Sue Wilkinson and All Vocalists                    intensive presentation.
Intermediate Traditional
Country Style Mandolin                                    Gospel Sing Along with All Vocalists                    Yeast Dough Baking
with Eldon Whitford – will look at different types
of traditional mandolin playing styles and will cover     Rise Up Singing with All Vocalists                      with Kay & John Kelly
back up of singers, back up of other instruments,         Open Mic without The Mic –                              Coffee Roasting with Stan Pope
blending and complimenting other instrumentalist and      Mary Sue Wilkinson and Jeff Rose
how and when to play breaks and fills. The goal is
                                                          Songwriting                                             Pillar Project with Inge Sturm – this is a
to improve your mandolin abilities by better practice                                                             continuation of last year’s project. Participants will use
knowledge and learning techniques and licks to make       with Jeff Rose and Mark Schrock                         organic items such as glass, marbles, stone, mirrors or
mandolin playing more fun. Skill level is from just       Beginning Calling                                       metal to create a mosaic which will also include painted
past beginning to advanced.                               with Carole Howard                                      tiles. Open to adults, teens or children accompanied by
                                                                                                                  an adult.
Blues Mandolin with Lil’ Rev                              Introduction to
Advanced Mandolin with Dave Ross                          Swing/Jazz Ukulele with Gerald Ross                     Yoga/Stretching on your own
Beginning Hammered Dulcimer                               Blues Improv’ with David Klein and Drew                 Herbal Essence/Aroma Therapy
with Kathy Hagen                                          Howard – this workshop is for anyone wanting to         with Mary Ann Wernette (Hometown Health
                                                          learn how to play an easy blues solo                    Food, Remus) – learn what essential oils are and
Beginning Lap Dulcimer                                                                                            how to use them for aromatherapy and topical use.
with Jo McLachlan                                         Klezmer Music with David Klein and Drew
Learn To Play The Saw                                     Howard – Klezmer music, folk music of Eastern
                                                          Europe, that includes freylekhs, bulgars, shers and     Hula Hoop Making with Ben Dusseau –
with Tom Eno & Muriel’s Kitchen                                                                                   participants will decorate hula hoops and receive a lesson
                                                          other folk forms. All instruments are welcome.          on hula hooping. A brief demonstration of constructing
                                                                                                                  a hula hoop will be given. Ages 12 & up, unless
                                                                                                                  accompanied by an adult.




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                 Friday
                 Star Gazing in the day parking field – 10pm
                 REGISTRATION HOURS (Info Bldg):
                 Friday 3pm - 11pm Saturday & Sunday 8am - 9pm
                 All kids workshops indicated in color



                 Saturday Workshops                                                                                                                                                                           MAY 23, 2009
                                             Area 3         Food         Area 4       Area 5       Area 6       Area 7          Area 8        Area 9   Area 10      Area 11        Area 12 Classroom Kids Hill Dance                               Main        Kids Hill
              Area 1         Area 2          Music         Building      Music         Craft       Music         Craft          Music          Craft    Craft/       Craft          Music
                                                                                                                                                        Music                                Bldg.    Stage    Pavilion                            Stage        Bldg.
                                                                                                    Extended
                                                                                                     Chords,                                                                                                                         Yoga
    9am                                                                                              Altered
                                                                                                     Chords                                                                         Old Time                                                                     BLDG.
                                                                         Rise Up                    & Chord                       Banjo                                                              Belly                                      Dance the
             Line It Up                    Beg. Guitar                                                                                                                                Fiddle     Dancing w/                                       Tune I        Watercolor
                                                          Yeast Baking Singing                    Symbols w/                       w/                                                                                              Cross Step Nic Gareiss
              Bracelet                      w/Susie                                     Mosaic   Nate Mayers                     Hilary               Gourd Drum
                                                                                                                                                                                     Popular Veils Bells &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Waltz                    with Colored
                                                               with     All Vocal                                Hot Glass                                           Table            Contra                                                    & Rhythm          Pencils
    10am      w/Pearl                        Russell                                 Jewelry Box 8:30 - 9:30                    Burhans      Hemp       Making                    Dance Tunes Wings                  Penny       Dan Gorno & Billies
                                                            John Kelly    People                                               9:00 - 10:15                         Weaving                                         Whistle         Jeannine
               Taylor                      9:00 - 10:30                                with Inge 12 Bar Blues Bead Making                   Bracelets  w/ Karen                                                                                 9:00 - 10:00 for Families
                                                           9:00 - Noon 9:00 - 10:15
                                                                                        Sturm                     w/ Joan                                           w/ Julie
                                                                                                                                                                                    w/ Bruce 9:00 - 10:00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    for Kids         Sladick                   w/ Liz Wing
             9:00 - 11:00                                                                           w/ Nate Huevelhurst                     w/ Denise    Brown                         Ling                        w/ Barry
                              Silent                                                 9:00 - Noon      Myers                                                         Sullivan       9:00 - 10:15                    Poupard
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  9:00 - 10:15 Beg. Calling 9:30 - 12:30
                                                                                                                                            & Lauren 9:00 - Noon                                  Beginning                                      w/Carole
    11am                     Auction          Beg.            Coffee   All Patsy All               9:45 - 10:45 9:00 - Noon     Scottish                                                                          9:30 - 10:30                                    TENT
                                                                                      (continued                                             Mitten                                Harmonica       Tap w/                                        Howard
             The Things                    Mandolin          Roasting      Night                                  (cont. in   Strathspeys                             9:00 -                                                       Canadian 10:15 - 11:15
                                                                                          on           Lap       afternoon)    w/ Susan 9:00 - Noon (cont. in                           w/        Connie Jo         Fun with     Step Dancing
                  We                        w/Glynn       w/Stan Pope w/ Mary Sue                                                                                     Noon           Li’l Rev     Ferguson
            Learned from                                                               Sunday) Dulcimer w/                     Nicholson               afternoon)                                                  Blue Water      w/ Sheila Family Dance
                              Drop           Russell      10:30 - Noon Wilkinson                                                                                                                 & Jive at Five                    Graziano w/ Rhythm Veggie Prints
             Hubble w/                                                                           Jo McLachlan                 10:30 - 11:45                                                                         Ramblers                       Billies
    12 pm                                 10:45 - Noon                 10:30 - 11:45                                                                                               10:30 - 11:30 10:15 - 11:30    11:00 - Noon    10:30 - 11:45                     w/
            Dan Hummel         off                                                                11:00 - Noon                                                                                                                                     Carole     Brenda Bonter
             11:15 - 12:15    9:30-                                                                                                                                                                                                               Howard       10:00 - 11:00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   calling
                              11:00                                                                                                                                                                                                             11:15 - 12:15
    1 pm                                                                                                                                                                                            Find Your
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Sing w/ Ron                Beg. Cajun w/
                                          Hammered                    Jewish & Pillar Project Autoharp                                                                                Beg.         Buchanan & Ukelele for     Mark Stolz & Irish Hard            BLDG.
                             Bidding                                Yiddish Songs w/Inge                                     Blues                                                                                             Back Bayou       Shoe w/
                                           Dulcimer                                             w/ Willow Hot Glass                        Hair                                      Fiddle         Jive at Five    Kids w/                     Meghan
                              11:00-        w/Kathy                  w/Li’l Rev     Sturm @     Robinson Bead Making Improv w/           Wreaths                                    w/ Bruce        12:30 - 1:45 John Hatton    12:45 - 1:45 McCartney,
    2 pm     Beginning         3:00          Hagen                    1:00 - 2:00    1:00pm     1:00 - 2:00   w/ Joan    David Klein & w/ Rachel & Gourd Drum
                                                                                                                                                      Making        Broom           Barnum                        1:00 - 2:00                John & Susan
                                                                                                                         Drew Howard Pam Sibley                                                       Swing II                Cajun Family Nicholson               TBA
             Watercolor                    1:00 - 2:15                                          Learning to Huevelhurst 1:00 - 2:15
                                                                     Open Mic                                1:00 - 3:00                1:00 - 4:00  w/ Karen       Making          1:00 - 2:15    Moves & More                 Dance w/       1:00 - 2:15
                with                                      Pastel     without the
                                                                                               Play the Saw (cont. from
                                                                                                                                                       Brown           w/                          Moves w/ Ron Fiddle for     Back Bayou
                                          Beg. Penny                                                                                                                                                                Kids w/     2:00 - 2:45 Dance Piano
               Carole                        Whistle      Chalk          Mic
                                                                                               w/ Tom Eno morning)
                                                                                                & Muriel’s                Traditional                1:00 - 4:00 Julie Sullivan    Fingerstyle       Buchanan,
                                                                    w/ Mary Sue Hula Hoop                                Country Style Juggling                                                    Lisa Ornstein     Bruce                    w/ Bernie          TENT
    3 pm      Howard                        w/Barry                                               Kitchen                                                                           Country                                      Beg. Salsa       Nau
                                            Poupard
                                                         Making Wilkinson & Makimg                                       Intermediate       w/                                    Blues Guitar     & Jive at Five Barnum          w/Brian     2:30 - 3:30
             1:00 - 4:00                                                               w/        2:15 - 3:15               Mandolin                 (cont. from 1:00 - 4:00                          2:00 - 3:15   2:30 - 3:30
                                           2:30 - 3:30 w/ Liz Wing Jeff Rose                     Humor in                                 Bryan                                     w/ John                                    Grochowski &
                                                        1:30 - 4:30   2:15 - 3:15                                          w/ Eldon      Benton      morning)                                                                      Lilian                         Felt
                                                                                  Ben Dusseau Traditional
                                                                                   1:30 - 4:30                             Whitford                                                Nicholson       Tango Couples Dick Tarrier Kooijman & Bluegrass Jam
                                                                                                 Music w/                                  3:00                                     2:30-3:45        Dance w/                                w/Rex & Letha      Puppets
    4 pm                                                                                                                   2:30 - 4:00                                                                           Remembered Tambau Bravo Raymond,
                                                                         TBA                    Blue Water                                                                                          Dan Gorno                    3:00 - 4:00                     & Hat
                                                                                                 Ramblers                Blues Jam w/                                               Advanced                          w/                      Eldon & Ann
                                                                      3:30-4:30                                                                                                     Old Time
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Jeannine Rhythm Billies                                    Making
                                                                                                 3:30 - 4:30             David Klein &                                                                Sladick                  Beyond Beg. Whitford and
                                                                                                                         Drew Howard                                                Fiddle w/        3:30 - 4:30  3:30 - 4:30     Salsa w/      Jeff Rose
                                                                                                                                                                                  Jane Rothfield                               Brian, Lilian
    5 pm                                                                                                                  4:00 - 5:00                                               4:00 - 5:00                                                4:00 - 5:00
                                          Old Time Jam                                                                                                                                                                          & Tambau
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Bravo
                                           w/Rhythm                                                                                                                                                                              4:30 - 5:30
                                              Billies
    6 pm                                    5:00 - 6:00

            Kids Hayride                  Star Gazing
                                            10:00pm
               - 6pm                      Day Parking
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                                                                                                                                         KSHOP
                Sunday Workshops                                                                                                                                                                                      MAY 24, 2009
                                         Area 3          Food            Area 4         Area 5         Area 6        Area 7             Area 8    Area 9        Area 10        Area 11      Area 12 Classroom Kids Hill Dance                               Main        Kids Hill
             Area 1         Area 2       Music          Building         Music           Craft         Music          Craft             Music      Craft         Craft/         Craft        Music
                                                                                                                                                                 Music                                Bldg.    Stage    Pavilion                            Stage        Bldg.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Yoga
    9am                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        8:00
                                                                                                                                                                      Bluegrass
                                                                                                                       Birch                                           Banjo w/
            Scrimshaw                                                                                    Blues          Bark      Autoharp                           Mike Sumner Swing Guitar Beyond                      Irish Dance                        French
                                                                                                                                                 Kite                                                                    for Kids with     Belly Dancing Canadian w/
    10am        with                                                                    Mosaic         Mandolin       Etching     w/Willow                            9:00 - 10:00 w/ Nathan Basic Tap                                      Veils, Bells Dan Gorno
                                                                                                                                               Making      Beaded                     Myers      w/ Connie                  Meghan
              Dan Lee                   Hammered         Pastel                         Jewelry       w/ Lil’ Rev with Kevin Robinson                      Jewelry                                                        McCartney          & Wings & Blue Water           BLDG.
                                                                          Gospel                                                                  w/                               9:30 - 10:30 Jo Ferguson                                 9:30 - 10:30    Ramblers
            9:00 - Noon                  Dulcimer        Chalk                            Box         9:30 - 10:30    & Katie    9:30 - 10:30                 w/                                 Jive At Five              9:30 - 10:30                                  Embroidery
                                                                       Sing Along                                                               Cindi                 Bluegrass                  9:30 - 10:45                                              9:30 - 10:30 Ann Jensen
                                            with        Drawing                         w/ Inge                      Finney of                              Mary                                                            Clogging          Zydeco
                                                                          w/ all                        Klezmer                     Guitar     Zwayer                 Fiddle w/ Nordic Fiddle Swing/Pretzels                 for Kids
    11am                                   Kathy          with                           Sturm                        Ancient    Accomp. for                                                                                                Mark Stolz    Family Dance 10:00 - Noon
                                                                         vocalists                    David Klein Pathways Celtic Tunes                    Pattison Peter Knupfer w/ Anna & Dips w/ Ron                   Nic Gareiss       K. Jones & w/ Blue Water        TENT
                                          Hagen         Liz Wing                                          Drew                                                       10:30 - 11:30 Lindblad Buchanan, Lisa               Rhythm Blues
                                                                       10:00 - 11:30    (cont. from                             Susan & John 9:00 - Noon                           10:45 - 11:45                                           Benzie Playboyz Ramblers Wire Sculpture
                                        10:00 - 11:30                                                   Howard                                           9:30 - Noon                             Ornstein and              10:45 - 11:45
                                                                                        Saturday)                                 Nicholson                                                       Jive at Five                              10:45 - 11:45 10:45 - 11:45 Brenda Bonter
                                                        9:30 - 12:30                                  11:00 - 12:00 9:00 - Noon 10:45 - 12:00
    12 pm                                                                                                                                                                                         11:00 - 12:00                                                          10:00 - Noon
                                                                                       9:30 - 12:30
                             Silent                                                                                                                                                                       Drumming (north of Class Bldg)
                            Auction                                                                                                                                                                         with Tree of Life Drum
                                                                                                                                                                                                               & Dance Society
    1 pm                                                                                                                                                                                                           12:30 – 2:00
                                                                                                       Fiddle &                       Intro to                                                            Steppin’ w/ Old-Time   Intermediate Dance the        BLDG.
                            Bidding Beg. Mandolin Music Theory           Singing                                                    Swing/Jazz                                 Bluegrass                                   Kazoo Band
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Cajun        Tune II
                                         w/ Glynn      Chords &        Through the                    Banjo Duet                                                                                 Guitar    Jeannine
                           11:00 - 3:00              How to Build                                     w/ Hilarie                      Uke w/                                  Mandolin w/ Cajun Rex
                                                                                                                                                                                            w/                                    Mark Stolz Nic Gareiss Basketmaking
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           David Klein
                                           Russell                      Decades                                                     Gerald Ross Hair Wraps                     Jeff Rose                    Sladick Drew Howard  Back Bayou Rhythm Blues Ann Jensen
                                         1:00 - 2:00   Them w/                                          Burhans                                                                            Alexander       1:00 - 2:00
    2 pm                                             Nathan Myers       Mary Sue        Fiber Art        & Jane                      1:00 - 2:00                               1:00 - 2:00 1:00 - 2:15                            1:00 - 2:00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1:00 - 2:00         1:00 - 2:00   1:30 - 3:30
                                                                                                                      Birch                         with
                                                      & Banjo Jim       Wilkinson         with         Rothfield                                                                                                                                 All Star       TENT
                             Results                                                                                  Bark                        Heather        Gourd                                     Clogging Drumming
            Pen & Ink                   Basic Guitar 1:00 - 2:00        1:00 - 2:15      Linda         1:00 - 2:15                   Mandolin                                  Bluegrass                       for                Waltz Clog Gospel Jam
                             Posted                                                                                  Etching         w/ Dave     Zwayer &         Chip         Guitar w/       Cajun                         for Kids
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Dan Gorno Roger Little Yo Yo w/Ron
             Drawing                     with Susie       Lap                          McLachlan                                                                                                           Beginners         ages 2-6
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Rhythm                    Red LeClear
                               4:00                                    Songwriting                       Celtic                         Ross     Lorna Reid      Carving      Scott Zylstra Singing w/       Sheila                             & His All
    3 pm       with                        Russell    Dulcimer w/                                     Finter Style                   2:15 - 3:15                                              Robin &                               Billies                   1:00 - 3:00
                                                                         w/ Mark                                     (cont.)                                    w/ Karen      & Jeff Rose                  Graziano Brenda Bonter
             Dan Lee                     2:15 - 3:15 Jo McLachlan                       1:00 - 4:00      Guitar                                                                2:15 - 3:15 Neil Mower                             2:15 - 3:15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2:15 - 3:15
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Star Band Mosaic Trivet
                                                       2:30 - 3:30      Schrock &                                                                 1:00 - 4:00    Brown                       2:30 - 3:30   2:15 - 3:15
            1:30 - 4:30                                                                                 w/ John                                                                                                                                 2:15 - 3:15 Pam Geiersbach
                                                                         Jeff Rose                    Nicholson                    Swing Fiddle                                  Instant
                                         S-L-O-W                                                                                                                                                          African                   Contra    Canadian Step 1:00 - 3:00
                                                                        2:30 - 3:45                    2:30 - 3:45                   w/ Paul                    1:00 - 5:00    Bluegrass Cajun Jam         Dance     Drumming
    4 pm                                    Jam                                                                                                                                                 with                                Dance        Dancing
                                                                                                                                     Winder                                     Band w/ Back Bayou w/ Tree of         for Kids                 cont. Sheila
                                        w/ Glynn &                                      Flip Flop     Cross Tune                    3:30 - 4:30                                  Detour                               7 & Up Ron Buchanan Graziano
                                       Susie Russell,                                  Decorating        Fiddle                                                                3:30 - 4:30   3:30 - 4:30 Life Drum
                                                                       Flatpicking     w/ Katelyn      w/ Susan                                                                                           & Dance Brenda Bonter Great Big      Blue Water
               Herbal                  Kathy Hagen                        Guitar                                                                                                                          Society                   Taters      Ramblers
              Essence                                                                  Neumann        Nicholson                                                                                                      3:30 - 5:00  3:30 - 5:00
    5 pm                                 3:30 - 5:00                    w/ Bruce       4:00 - 5:00     4:00 - 5:00                                                                                       3:30 - 5:00                            3:30 - 5:00
               Aroma
            Therapy w/                                                     Ling
             Mary Ann                                                   4:00 - 5:15
             Wernette
             4:30 - 5:30
    6 pm




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                                                                                                                                           Table Weaving with Julie Sullivan – Using
                                                                                                                                           denim strips that have been cut and pressed, participants
                                                                                                                                           will weave a 12”x12” pad. Participants must have a
                                                                                                                                           basic knowledge of the use of needle and thread. This
                                                                                                                                           workshop is limited to 10-12 students, teens
                                                                                                                                           & adults. Pre-Registration Required
                                                                Traditional Arts Weekend 2008 – Photo by Keith Hagen                       Gourd Drum Making with Karen Brown
                                                                                                                                           – Each participant will cut and lace their own drum
                                                                                                                                           head while learning about the long rich history of gourds
                                                                         Pen and Ink                                                       and drums. Each participant will get a ready to work
                                                                         with Dan Lee – most drawing styles incorporate use of             on gourd, a piece of goat rawhide, lacing, a ring and the
     Art Workshops                                                       light and dark gradience to create the illusion of depth,         wrapping to cover the ring.
                                                                         distance, texture, roundness, etc. on a flat two dimension        This workshop is limited to 20
      for Kids & Adults                                                  surface. Ink usually has just the color of the pen and the
                                                                         color of the paper, usually black and white. You can use
                                                                                                                                           participants, ages 16 and up.
                                                                                                                                           Pre-Registration Required
     Fiber Art with Linda McLachlan – black shirts                       more than one color of ink but you still have the problem
                                                                                                                                           Chipped Carved Bird House
     will be used to create your design using a technique                of using gradient, or shading, to illustrate roundness,
     called ‘discharge’ or removing the black color resulting            depth or form. The most common method of creating the             with Karen Brown – Using hand gouges participants
     in an amber color design. This workshop is                          illusion of shading using only black and white is called          will chip out one of two patterns on a whole gourd that
     limited ages 12 and up – first come, first                          crosshatching. This can be very precise straight lines.           they can take home and enjoy with their fine feathered
     served.                                                             Dots, called pointillism or freer styles of lines or squiggles.   friends. All materials will be provided (including band-
                                                                         Participants will learn the freer use of lines and how            aids). This workshop is limited
     Pastel Chalk Making with Liz Wing                                   many lines to make objects or areas in a drawing have             to 24 participants, ages 16 and up.
     – at the beginning of the Renaissance era of art,                   the feeling of having form, depth and distance in a picture       Pre-Registration Required
     drawing came to be viewed as an independent media.                  and also to show what might represent color gradience
     Pastels have infinite possibilities as a drawing and                like you might find on a rainbow or brown trout from              Jewelry Box
     painting media in a wide variety of vibrant colors and              back to belly. This workshop is limited to 8                      with Mosaic Lid with Inge Sturm –
     traditionally have been made by the artist. By making               participants. Pre-Registration Required                           participants will use bits of broken china, mirrors, etc
     your own set of pastels you are not limited to the variety                                                                            to create an attractive and interesting design on the lid
     of colors you can use. Pastels are made from powder                 Beginning Water Color                                             of a wooden jewelry box. Supplies are furnished, but if
     pigment that are mixed with a base such as chalk and                with Carole Howard – participants will have the                   you have a piece of costume jewelry, stone, shell or china
     bound together with gum to form a stiff paste that can              opportunity to learn the basic techniques of watercolor,          you would like incorporated into your box you are
     be shaped and allowed to harden. Come learn how                     including brush techniques, color blending and how                welcome to bring it. This workshop is limited
     to make your own set of pastels to take home and                    to combine the brush, water, paper and paint for a                to 12 participants, teens and up.
     use. Limited to 15 teens and adults. Pre-                           magical experience. This workshop is limited                      Pre-Registration Required
     Registration Required                                               to 15 participants, ages 12 & up. Pre-
                                                                         Registration Required                                             Birch Bark Etching with Kevin and
     Pastel Chalk Drawing with Liz Wing                                                                                                    Katie Finney of Ancient Pathways – This workshop
     – participants will have fun and learn techniques in                Scrimshaw                                                         will explore the northwoods art of birch bark sewing
     using pastels to complete a drawing. Pastels are a dry              with Dan Lee – Scrimshaw is the art of carving or                 and etching. The age old skills they will be using
     media that comes hard, soft, or as paste pencils with               embellishment on ivory, antler or bone. Moose, elk, and           are the foundation of many Native American arts
     a wide variety of vibrant colors. You will learn about              deer antlers along with cow horns are most commonly               including basket making, canoe building and wigwam
     mixing, gradation, fixing and conservation of your art              used. Scrimshaw---which literally translated means                construction. Participants will learn about harvesting
     work. You will take home a work with vibrant color in               “while away” is accomplished by ‘scratching’ a drawing            and processing birchbark and fine black ash splints
     a subject of your choice. This workshop is open                     onto the source material with a sharp engraving tool.             used for sewing the bark together. Each participant
     to 15 teens and adults. Pre-Registration                            Then an application of India Ink is rubbed into the               will sew a beautiful birch bark wall pocket using winter
     Required                                                            recessed lines and the excess is wiped away. A maker of           bark that they can etch traditional decorative motifs
                                                                         scrimshaw is called a scrimshandler. This workshop is             into. This class is limited to 25 teens &
     Broom Making                                                        limited to 7 adults. Pre-Registration Required                    adults. Pre-Registration Required
     with Julie Sullivan – Participatns will receive an
     introduction to the sizes and colors of broom straw.                Hot Glass Bead Making                                             Line It Up Bracelet with Pearl Taylor –
     Using common items each participant will make a                     with Joan Huevelhorst – Using imported Italian                    Participants will fashion/design a bracelet using seed
     waisk broom with a hanging strap. This workshop                     glassrods and a gas torch you will learn how to melt,             beads, (Japanese) bugle beads or (Czech) bugle beads.
         is limited to 10-12 students, teens &                           shape and design individual glass beads. You will take            This workshop is limited to 10 participants,
                adults. Pre-Registration Required                        them home with you and from there the options are                 ages 14 & up. Pre-Registration Required
                                                                         limitless. If you have never worked with hot glass before
                                                                         or if you have tried a little but still have questions or         Beaded Jewelry with Mary Pattison - Using
                                                                         want to go a little further you will enjoy this class.            beads provided, or their own beads, participants will
                                                                         Pre-Registration Required This workshop                           make a fitted wire bracelet with a clasp, made to fit the
                                                                           is limited to 10 participants, 16 & up.                         participant. Three classes will be offered with a limit
                                                                                                                                           of 5 people at each class – first come, first serve. The
                                                                                                                                           class times will be 9:30, 10:30 & 11:30. This
                                                                                                                                           class is for teens and adults.




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                                                                                                                              Map to Wheatland:


MiddleGround
  Workshops                                            Mosaic Trivet/Coaster
                                                       with Pam Geiersbach – Participants will
                                                       use decorative stones, marbles, beads or other
Hair Wreaths with Rachel & Pam Sibley                  unique items to create a unique design on a trivet
Hemp Bracelets with Lauren & Denise                    or coaster. Participants are welcome to bring in
Mitten – make your own hemp bracelets                  their own stones, beads or other unique items they
Hair Wraps with                                        would like incorporated into their design. Open to
                                                       children ages 4 and up.
Heather Zwayer and Lorna Reid
                                                       Fun Fur Flip Flop Workshop
                                                                                                                    Area Motel & Campground
Juggling with Bryan Benton
Kite Making with Cindi Zwayer
                                                       with Katelyn Neumann – Come have some fun
                                                       and learn how to make some cool flip flops! You
                                                                                                                                   InForMATIon
                                                       will learn how to create a fuzzy pair of flip flops to
                                                       be stylin’ this summer. Very simple and easy to          Blue Lake Motel .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .(231)972-2788
Music & Art                                            do with fun fur. This workshop is for ages
                                                       6-16 and is first come, first served; until
                                                                                                                Outback
                                                                                                                  Bed & Breakfast  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .(231)972-7255
 Workshop for Kids                                     supplies are gone.
                                                                                                                School Section Lake
                                                       Penny Whistle For Kids                                     Campground  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .(231)972-7450
Vegetable Printing For Kids                            with Barry Poupard
with Brenda Bonter –
                                                       Harmonica For Kids with Banjo Jim
Hat Making – using ribbon, lace, flowers,
etc. children can use their imaginations to make a     Fiddle For Kids with Bruce Bauman                                     For Your Information:
princess or wizard hat.                                Clogging for Kids with Nic Gareiss                         Primitive camping on site at no cost from 3:00pm on
Embroidery                                             Djembe for Kids with Brenda Bonter –                        Friday until 12 noon on Monday . Enter at Festival
with Ann Jensen – Each student will learn              A playful approach that introduces drumming to                         Main Gate (off Pierce Road) .
basic embroidery stitches while making a block.        small children. Includes dancing and movement
This class is open to 20 kids, ages 8 & up.            as well as exploration of rhythm. Workshop
Water Color with                                       intended for kids ages 2-6.                              Items you may want to bring:
Colored Pencils                                        Drumming for Kids
For Families with Liz Wing – learn                     with Brenda Bonter – Kids 7 and up                              • Baby sitter / child care • Warm clothes
techniques using water color pencils and make this     Fun With Blue Water Ramblers                             • Instruments • Cool clothes • Items for Silent Auction
class a family affair for all ages. By using water                                                                  • Way cool clothes • Dance shoes • Rain Gear •
color pencils you will learn to enhance and improve    Dick Tarrier Remembered
your paintings for the beginner and those who have     with John Hatton –In addition to performing on                 Apron, gloves or goggles for craft workshops .
painted in the past. There will be a review from       Kids Hill for many years Dick recorded to albums
lay out of a composition, water color techniques       for Wheatland Music – Songs for Kids and Songs                        • no PETS • no FIrES •
and types of paper, to completion of a painting,       for Older Kids. Join John and others in singing                    • no AMPLIFIED MUSIC •
with lots of one on one instruction. This              those songs in memory of Dick Tarrier.
workshop is limited to 10 families. Pre-               Kazoo Band with David Klein
Registration Required
Yo Yo with Ron ‘Red’ LeClear                                                                                                          Questions...
Wire Sculpture                                                                                                      If you have any special needs or concerns regarding
with Brenda Bonter – a fun creative activity using                                                              program site access or your participation in the
recycled scrap telephone wire to create human and
animal figures                                                                                                  program, please call Lola at (989) 967-8879 . A month’s
                                                                                                                notice will enhance our ability to respond to your
Basket Making for Kids                                                                                          needs . Wheatland Music Organization, Inc . is an equal
with Ann Jensen – Students will learn the
basics of basket making while creating an 8”                                                                    opportunity employer and provides programs without
square basket that can be used for a napkin                                                                     regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age,
basket. Students will learn about the different                                                                 or handicap .
kinds of reed and how to weave. This class is
open to 15 kids, ages 8 and up. Pre-
Registration Required
Felt Puppet Making –
                                                                                                                            Food Information
using felt and scraps of yarn, buttons and eyes kids                                                                Food will be served Friday evening through Sunday
will design and make their own puppet                                                                           evening . Prices will range from $1 .50 for individual
                                                                                                                items to $5 .00 and up for complete meals . The serving
                                                                                                                schedule for meals will be:
                                                                                                                BREAKFAST  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 8:00am - 9:30am
                                                                                                                LUNCH .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 11:30am - 1:30pm
                                                                                                                DINNER .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 5:00am - 6:30pm


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     Traditional Arts Weekend                                                                                      TAW ADMISSION PRICES:
     REGISTRATION FORM                                                                                             Adults (16 & up)
                                                                                                                                               WEEKEND
                                                                                                                                                    $75 .00
                                                                                                                                                                            DAILY
                                                                                                                                                                           $40 .00
     (Some workshops require early sign up...                                                                      Children (11-15)                 $20 .00                $12 .00
     see page 8 of this newsletter for                                                                             Children (5-10)                   $5 .00                 $5 .00
     more information)                                                                                             Under 5                          FREE                   FREE
                                                                                                                   TAW TICKET ORDER SUMMARY:
                                                                                                                   QTY
     Name: ___________________________________________________________________                                     ___ Adults (16 & up) All Weekend x $75.00 = ________
                                                                                                                   ___ Children (11-15) All Weekend x $20.00 = ________
                                                                                                                   ___ Children (5 - 10) All Weekend x $ 5.00 = ________
     Address: __________________________________________________________________                                   ___ Adults (16 & up) Sunday Only x $40.00 = ________
                                                                                                                   ___ Children (11-15) Sunday Only x $12.00 = ________
     City: _____________________________________________________________________                                   ___ Children (5 - 10) Sunday Only x $ 5.00 = ________
                                                                                                                   ___ Adults (16 & up) Saturday Only x $40.00 = ________
     State: ____ Zip: ____________ Email: __________________________________                                       ___ Children (11-15) Saturday Only x $12.00 = ________
                                                                                                                   ___ Children (5 - 10) Saturday Only x $ 5.00 = ________
     Home Phone: _________________________ Work Phone: ____________________                                                    Membership Discount = (-) ________
                                                                                                                                  (10% for ages 11-adult)
                                                                                                                         You may also combine your
       o Check          o     Money Order             o      Visa      o   MasterCard    o    Discover               WMO Membership in the same payment.
       Card Number:                                                                                                ANNUAL                 Memberships run from
                                                                                                                   MEMBERSHIP:         January 1 - December 31
                                                                                                                      Individual                     $25       $ __________
                                                                                                                      Family                     $50-$99       $ __________
       EXPIRATION                                                    V-CODE                                           Benefactor               $100-$249       $ __________
       DATE: _______________                                                                                          Benefactor II            $250-$499       $ __________
                                                                                                                      Benefactor III           $500-$999       $ __________
       SIGNATURE                                                                                                      Benefactor IV              $1000 +       $ __________

        _______________________________________________________________________                                    TOTAL ENCLOSED:                             $ __________


       TrADITIonAL ArTS WEEKEnD Pre-registration workshops
                                         THESE WORKSHOPS ARE LIMITED TO THE NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS .
                          Call the office to sign up or send this form in with your ticket registration form on the back page of this newsletter .

          Jewelry Box w/Mosaic Lid              (teens and adults)         Pastel Chalk Making                                  Scrimshaw Sunday 9-noon               (adults only)
          Saturday 9-noon, con’t Sunday 9:30-12:30                         Saturday 1:00-4:00 (teens and adults)                1 . ___________________________________
          1 . ___________________________________                          1 . ___________________________________
                                                                                                                                2 . ___________________________________
          2 . ___________________________________                          2 . ___________________________________
                                                                                                                                Pastel Chalk Drawing
          Hot Glass Bead Making               (16 and up)                  Broom Making                                         Sun . 9:30-12:30 (teens and adults)
          Saturday 9-noon & 1:00-3:00                                      Sat . 1:00-4:00 (teens/adults)                       1 . ___________________________________
          1 . ___________________________________                          1 . ___________________________________
                                                                                                                                2 . ___________________________________
          2 . ___________________________________                          2 . ___________________________________
                                                                                                                                Birch Bark Etching            (teens and adults)
          Gourd Drum Making (16 and up)                                    Pen and Ink                                          Sunday 9-noon & 1:00-5:00
          Saturday 9-noon & 1:00-4:00                                      Saturday 1:30-4:30                                   1 . ___________________________________
          1 . ___________________________________                          1 . ___________________________________              2 . ___________________________________
          2 . ___________________________________                          2 . ___________________________________
                                                                                                                                Chipped Carved Bird House
          Table Weaving        (teens and adults)                          Beginning Watercolor      (12 and up)                Sunday 1:00-5:00 (16 and up)
          Saturday 9-noon                                                  Saturday 1:00-4:00                                   1 . ___________________________________
          1 . ___________________________________                          1 . ___________________________________
                                                                                                                                2 . ___________________________________
          2 . ___________________________________                          2 . ___________________________________

          Water Color w/Colored Pencils                                                                                         Basket Making For Kids
                                                                           Line It Up Bracelet   (14 and up)
                                                                                                                                Sunday 1:30-3:30
          For Families Saturday 9:30-12:30                                 Saturday 9:00-11:00
                                                                           1 . ___________________________________              1 . ___________________________________
          1 . ___________________________________
          2 . ___________________________________                          2 . ___________________________________              2 . ___________________________________


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   36 Th    ANNUAL

   Wheatland
   Music Festival
                                                        The Steel Drivers


   September 11-13, 2009

Festival Performers
A N d      W E b S I T E         l I N k S
                                                        red Stick ramblers

The Steel Drivers ~ Bluegrass
September 12th & 13th – www .steeldrivers .net
Red Stick Ramblers ~ Cajun/Swing
September 11th & 12th – www .redstickramblers .com

Rhythm In Shoes ~ Dance                                 rhythm in Shoes
September 11th, 12th & 13th – www .rhythminshoes .org
Ruthie Foster ~ Blues
September 12th & 13th – www .ruthiefoster .com
Ginny Hawker and Tracy Schwarz ~ Traditional
September 11th, 12th & 13th – www .ginnyandtracy .com

The Wilders ~ Old Time
September 11th & 12th
www .wilderscountry .com                                ruthie Foster
Aubrey Ghent ~ Sacred Steel
September 12th & 13th
www .aubreyghent .com

Crooked Still ~ New Old-Timey
September 11 & 12
www .crookedstill .com
Big Hoedown ~ Old-Time
September 12 & 13
www.acousticmusic.com/
     fame/p00657.htm                                          Ginny
DeTemps Antan French Canadian                                  Hawker &
September 12 & 13
www .detempsantan .qc .ca                                                 Tracy
                                                                        Schwarz
Robin & Linda Williams
and Their Fine Group ~ Americana
September 12th & 13th
www .robinandlinda .com



           Aubrey Ghent
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                                               Wheatland Music Festival Tickets
Ticket Pricing                                                                                                              September 11-13, 2009
Paid Members whose ticket orders are received
in May may purchase adult tickets up to the                                                                                 Tickets go on sale May 1, 2009, to paid
number permitted by their membership (1 per
individual; 4 per family or 6 per benefactor) . Your                                                                        members and June 1, 2009, to the general public
membership may be paid with your ticket order .
                                                                                                                            The final date for ticket sales: August 25, 2009
Sunday Tickets Available at the Gate: Adults –
$25.00/Children – $2.00 Overpayment of $5.00                                                                                No orders will be accepted after this date.
or less will not be refunded . Please allow 4-6
weeks for receipt of tickets .
                                                                                                                                 Tickets will be mailed to the address on the order form
Postmarked by July 15                                                                                                       unless otherwise stated . Send check, money order or credit
 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _              card information to: Wheatland Music Organization, PO Box
                                  Non-Member                                            Member
                                                                                                                            22, Remus, MI 49340 . Allow 4-6 weeks for receipt of tickets .
Adult                                                $65 .00                                  $60 .00                       Direct any questions or requests for special needs to the same
Senior (60+)                                         $45 .00                                  $42 .00                       address or call WMO (Monday-Friday 8am - 4pm) at (989)
Children (5-12)                                      $ 7 .00                                  $ 7 .00                       967-8879 . You may also order tickets online at the Wheatland
Sunday Only                                          $20 .00                                  $20 .00                       website: www .wheatlandmusic .org .
                                                                                                                                 “Paid Member” means that you have sent in a membership
Postmarked after July 15
 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _              form, or are sending one in with your order, along with the
                                  Non-Member                                            Member                              money for a membership (valid January 1 - December 31) . Paid
Adult                                                $75 .00                                  $70 .00                       members may order tickets in May, up to the number permitted
Senior (60+)                                         $55 .00                                  $52 .00                       by their membership; one adult per individual, four per family or
Children (5-12)                                      $ 7 .00                                  $ 7 .00                       six per benefactor . If more tickets are needed, include a separate
Sunday Only                                          $20 .00                                  $20 .00                       order .
                                                                                                                                 If you are interested in becoming a member of the
                                                                                                                            Wheatland Music Organization, please fill out the form on
                                                                                                                            the back page and include the appropriate dues with your
Festival Tickets                                                                                                            ticket order form .
Ordered in Advance
                                                                                                                                                           No Refunds after August 31, 2009.
LIMITED NUMBER OF TICKETS
PLEASE ORDER EARLY!                                                                                                                            Orders must be postmarked no later than August 25, 2009.
                                                                                                                                             Phone Orders: (Credit Card Only) 989-967-8561 Monday - Friday 9:00 a .m . to 3:00 p .m .
                                                                                                                                                   Credit Card orders add $3.00 s/h for each adult and/or senior ticket ordered
                                               ORDER SUMMARY                                                                                   Name  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
             _____ Adult Member Weekend                   @ $60.00 =                                                    _________
             _____ Adult Non-Member Weekend @ $65.00 =                                                                  _________              Street  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
             _____ Senior Member Weekend                  @ $42.00 =                                                    _________
             _____ Senior Non-Member Weekend @ $45.00 =                                                                 _________              City, State, Zip:  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
             _____ Child Tickets                          @ $ 7.00 =                                                    _________
             _____ Sunday Tickets                         @ $20.00 =                                                    _________              Email:  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
                                    AFTER JULY 15
                                 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
             _____ Adult Member Weekend                   @ $70.00 =                                                    _________              Home Phone  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
             _____ Adult Non-Member Weekend @ $75.00 =                                                                  _________
             _____ Senior Member Weekend                  @ $52.00 =                                                    _________              Work:  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
             _____ Senior Non-Member Weekend @ $55.00 =                                                                 _________
             _____ Child Tickets                          @ $ 7.00 =                                                    _________                 o Check o Money Order                                    o      Visa         o      MasterCard               o      Discover
             _____ Sunday Tickets                         @ $20.00 =                                                    _________                 Card Number:
             CREDIT CARD ORDERS, add S/H
             _____ Adult/Sr. Tickets                          x $3.00 =                                                 _________
                                                                                                                 (maximum S/H $15.00)             EXPIRATION
             Building & Maintenance                                                  = _________                                                  DATE:
             Membership                                                              = _________                                                  _______________                                            V-CODE
                                                                      TOTAL ENCLOSED = _________
                                                               MAIL ORDER FORMS TO:                                                               SIGNATURE
                                         Wheatland Music Organization                                                                              __________________________________________________________________
                                                    P .O . Box 22, Remus, MI 49340
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              WANTED:
           T-Shirt designs                        Hellos & Goodbyes
     If you would like to submit a design         Please let us know about any Hellos
 for the 2009 Wheatland Festival t-shirts,        and Goodbyes that are important to
   please mail it to: Jim McLachlan, c/o          you! If you have a picture to include,
  WMO, P .O .Box 22, Remus, MI 49340 .            please send by mail to the WMO office .

   DEADLINE: JUNE 10, 2009                        DEADLINE: JULY 15, 2009
               If you have any questions you can contact the Wheatland office.
                       P.O. Box 22, Remus, MI, 49340 • 989.967.8879




                                     Wheat Futures                                                              Friday - Sunday
MARCH                                 APRIL                                 MAY
Sat., March 7                                                                                                   May 22-24
                                      Sat., April 4                         Fri., May 1
WMO Jamboree                          WMO Jamboree                          Festival Tickets Go On Sale         21ST ANNUAL
WMO Cabin 2:00 PM                     WMO Cabin 2:00 PM                     to Paid Members                     Traditional
Tues., March 10                       Sat., April 11                                                            Arts Weekend
Board of Directors Meeting            Wheatscouts Hands on Art              Sat., May 2
Gladys Wernette Building
7:00 PM
                                      with Liz Wing
                                      Gladys Wernette Bldg 10AM
                                                                            WMO Jamboree                        JUNE
                                                                            WMO Cabin 2:00 PM
                                                                                                                Mon., June 1
Sat. March 14                         Tues., April 14                                                           Festival Tickets Go On Sale
Wheatscouts                           Board of Directors Meeting            Tues-Thurs, May 5-7
Field Trip to Galloup Guitars         Gladys Wernette Bldg 7 PM             School Programs                     Fri-Sun, June 5-7
Gladys Wernette Building                                                    with Lee Murdock,                   Wheatscouts Campout
11:00 AM                              Sat., April 18                        Folk Songs of                       Meet at Kids Hill Friday Eve .
                                      Goat Milk Soap Making                 The Great Lakes Region
Sat., March 21                        Workshop w/Joy Castonguay                                                 Sat., June 6
Basket Making Class                   WMO Cabin 10AM (Pre-register)         Sat., May 9                         WMO Jamboree
w/Gail Jacobson                                                             Wheatscouts                         WMO Cabin 2:00 PM
Gladys Wernette Building              Benefit Concert Swing Dance           Nature Activities with
9:00 AM     (Pre-register)            in Memory of Jenine Stickler 7 PM     EcoMan & NatureMan                  Tues., June 9
                                      Is . Co . Comm . on Aging Bldg        Gladys Wernette Bldg 10 AM          Board of Directors Meeting
Sat., March 21                        2200 S . Lincoln Rd . Mt . Pleasant
                                                                                                                Gladys Wernette Bldg 7:00 PM
St Patrick’s Day Party                Music by Jive at Five
Contra/Ceili Dancing                                                        Tues., May 12
6PM Potluck 7:30 Dance                Square and Contra Dance               Board of Directors Meeting          Sat., June 20
Music by Hurry The Jug                Gladys Wernette Bldg . 7:30 PM        Gladys Wernette Bldg 7 PM           Spirit of The Woods Festival
                                      Music by Rhythm Billies                                                   Brethren, Michigan
Caller Pati Loveless
                                      Caller Glen Morningstar               Sat., May 16                        www .spiritofthewoods .org
Sat., March 28                                                              Volunteer Orientation
Basket Making Class                   Wed-Fri, April 22-24                  & Training (RSVP by May 11)         Mon-Thurs, Jun. 29-Jul. 2
w/Gail Jacobson 9:00 AM               School Programs with                  Gladys Wernette Building            Earful of Fiddle
Gladys Wernette Building              Mike Monroe, Illustrator              9:00 AM - 5:00 PM                   Music & Dance Camp
(Pre-register)                                                                                                  School Section Lake
                                      Mon., April 27                        Volunteer                           Youth Camp
                                      Volunteer Sign Up                     Appreciation Day                    Mecosta, Michigan
                                      begins for Campgrounds,                                                   www .Earfuloffiddle .com
                                        Day Parking & Trash                 Cajun Dance w/Back Bayou
                                           Consciousness .                  Dance Pavilion/Third Stage
                                            Call 989-967-8879               8:00pm Weather Permitting
                                              after 9am


                                                      Kids & Teens Marketplace Photos needed!
                                                     Anne Munschy, from the festival’s Kids & Teens Marketplace is looking for pictures
                                                     from that area taken during the 2008 festival . She needs them for scrapbooks she
                                                     is making of that area. Pictures can be emailed to: almdreamer@hotmail.com
                                                     or snail mail to Anne Munschy 805 Oakdale Ct ., Holland, MI 49424
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         Saturday, May 16th
      Volunteer Orientation & Training
         WMO CLASSROOM BUILDING & CABIN
                                                                                   9am-5pm
        Are you volunteering for WMO for the first time? Have your                                         •   Continental Breakfast @ 8:30
        volunteered for WMO in the past but never attended an orientation/                                 •   Classes begin at 9:00 a .m .
        training day? Are you a veteran volunteer and attended an orientation                              •   Lunch is potluck….. it’s soooooo good.
        day? Regardless, we encourage you to attend the volunteer day .                                    •   Child Care is provided for ages 3 and up.
                                                                                                           •   Camping Friday 5pm – Sunday at Noon .
                                 Bring Your instruments!!
        Another training will be held August 22.                                                           RSVP the WMO office
        More information will be available in the next newsletter.                                         (989) 967-8879 by May 11




quarter
                                                                                                                                          NONPROFIT ORG .
                                                                                                                                           U .S . POSTAGE
                                                                                                                                              PAID

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 Phone (989) 967-8879 Fax (989) 967-8562                www .wheatlandmusic .org


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