Events for Week of October 20, 2013

Friday, 10/25/13, you are invited to the Mt. Haley Jamboree, held at the township hall on the SW corner of Freeland and Homer Roads, SW of the city of Midland.  Musicians, singers, and listeners are all welcome, and donations are requested to help support this event.  The time is from 7-10 pm.

Saturday, 10/26/13, Jolly Hammers and Strings has their monthly session at the Chippewa Nature Center, 400 S. Badour Rd., just west of Midland, from 1-4 pm.  Again, both acoustic musicians and listeners are welcome to attend!

Events for October 6 - 12, 2013

Wednesday, 10/9/13, is the monthly FMSM board meeting, downstairs in one of the meeting rooms of the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library at 6:30.  Any interested member is welcome to come and find out what is happening behind the scenes with FMSM.

Thursday, 10/10/13, SUGAR plays at Bickford from 10:30 until 11:30.  Check the SUGAR newsgroup or the SUGAR FB page for more information, and that failing to suffice, send me (Hunt) a note if you would like further details.

2nd Jam and PEANUT (free beginner uke lesson from 7-8pm) are scheduled for Friday, 10/11/13 from 7-10pm.  This is held at Midland Free Methodist Church, 5821 Eastman Rd., and admission is whatever you choose to donate. 

Saturday, 10/12/13, the traditional dancers will gather at the Community Center on Jefferson from 7:30 until 10pm.  If you would like to give this fun activity a whirl, but, need some additional instruction, that will be available at 6:30.  Cost is $7, and wear comfortable clothing and shoes.

Information about these and other FMSM activities can be found on the FMSM website,

Chippewa Nature Center Fall Harvest Festival

Jolly Hammers and Strings will play at the Chippewa Nature Center tomorrow, Oct 5th, from 10:00am until 4:00pm in the visitor center. They ask that we be set up by 9:30am. Our next date is Oct. 14 at 10:00am at Seasons.

First week of October, 2013

Saturday, October 5 - SUGAR meets at Sullivan's Restaurant. 5235 Gratiot (M-46) in Saginaw from 10:30 - noon.  Open book - we'll go around and take turns choosing songs.  Come to play, come to listen, come to sing, or come for lunch at noon, but, all are welcome to come!

Information about SUGAR and all the other FMSM-supported activities is available 24/7/365 on the FMSM website,