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'HOEDOWN FOR HUMANITY' - Marion/Polk Food Share Benefit.
(INDEPENDENCE, OR) - Local resident, Nashville recording artist/songwriter BobbiLynn Forbus, is bringing ‘Hoedown For Humanity’, Winter Concert and Dance to benefit Marion/Polk Food Share to the Independence BPOE #1950, 289 South Main Street, Saturday March 17th 5pm-11pm. A bag of nonperishable food items per person, will be accepted as admission at the door.
BobbiLynn will be performing cuts from her original country music cd, ‘Halfway Home’. ‘ELVIS’, Joe Mendonca, featured with Elvis Presley in the Elvis biography, ‘The Inner Elvis’, will perform a special ’Tribute To The King’. The Goldfire Dance Band and six other talented country; bluegrass and gospel acts are joining the 1’st annual ‘Hoedown For Humanity’.
Stage equipment & sound by: ‘Chrome Percussion and Sound’. Emcee: Dave Minton.The ‘Hoedown’ is open to the public. (Membership drive). Country dinner will be available 5pm-8pm $10.00 each. Children 12 and under $5.00 each. Minors are welcome but must leave by 9pm.
Over 10,000 children a month eat from emergency food boxes in Marion and Polk counties.
The 10 MOST WANTED FOOD ITEMS - Marion/Polk Food Share:
Tuna, peanut butter, canned fruit, canned vegetables, canned tomatoes, soup, cereal, pasta, flour and Shelf-stable dairy products.
BobbiLynn Forbus Original Country www.bobbilynnband.com
Goldfire Dance Band Original Country Variety Dance www.reverbnation.com/
Joe Mendonca ELVIS - 'Tribute To The King' www.myspace.com/joeelvis
The Nu Tones – ‘Old Style’ Country & Gospel
Johnnie's Country Classic Country
Tall Tale Excursion Original Bluegrass www.facebook.com/
The Wampus Cats - Americana Gospel
Cowboy Dennis – Original Country & Traditional Western www.reverbnation.com/
Caleb Ray – Original & Gospel CALEBRAYMUSIC.COM
'HOEDOWN FOR HUMANITY'
1'st Annual Marion/Polk Food Share Benefit #2
2012 Winter Concert & Dance
Contact person/Founder/Spokesperson - BobbiLynn Forbus
Marion/Polk Food Share Spokesperson - Lindsay Blackman
Location: Independence Elks BPOE #1950 289 Main Street Independence Oregon
BPOE #1950 Spokesperson: Tamera Ferguson & Rosie Sagers
Contact Info: 503 838-1950 & 503 838-1850.
Event date: Saturday, March 17th, 2012
Event time : 5pm -11pm
EVENT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC (membership drive) NOTE TO PSA’s – MUST STATE (MEMBERSHIP DRIVE) after ‘Open To Public’, BPOE requests.
Minors may attend but must leave premises by 9pm.
Admission: nonperishable food items per person, at door
Country dinner- 5pm-8pm - $10.00 each $5.00 for children 12 and under. Please RSVP 503 838-1950 or 503 838-1850 Menu for the evening will be choice of: Chicken Fried Steak or Baked Chicken Breast dinner.
Both served with mashed taters & country gravy, corn, cowboy slaw & roll w/butter.
Event is hosted by: BobbiLynn Forbus
Emcee – Dave Minton
PA System, stage equipment & Lighting provided by: ‘CHROME PERCUSSION AND SOUND