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Columbus Folk Music Society
Trustee and Officer Nominations
It is the time of the year that we
nominate next yrs. Trustees &
Officers.
The following positions need to be filled:
Board of Trustees, consisting of not less
than five, but no more than 15 Members
President, Vice President, Secretary,
Treasurer and Web-Master
The deadline is March 20th.
If you are interested please place your
name, or someone else's if they agree,
in nomination with
Hugh Farthing at: hugh8787@yahoo.com

Call for Submissions
2020 Thurber Prize for American Humor
One of the highest US recognitions of humor
writing Submissions accepted through
April 3, 2020 - $65.00 Entry Fee
CLICK HERE for the application and guidelines.
Info: Thurber House, 77 Jefferson Ave; Cols
614-464-1032

Thurber House - 2020 Summer
Writing Camp Starts March 31st
Registration opened March 1, 2020
CLICK HERE & HERE & 614-464-1032
Thurber House 77 Jefferson Ave. Cols

Call For Artists
2020 Wild Art Columbus
Will be held on Sat. May 16th, 6-9pm at
Wild Goose Creative, 2491 Summit St. Cols.
Wild Art Columbus, is a gallery show & fund-
raiser to support the 320+ activities & programs
Wild Goose Creative provides to artists & the
community throughout the year. We're looking for
artists to be a part of our wildest party of the year.
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LOCAL, MORE OR LESS, ETC.

Mon March 9
Free Film
The Last Star Fighter (1984)
A video game expert is recruited
to fight in an interstellar war.
Rated PG. One of the earliest
films to use CGI.
Grandview Heights Public Library
1685 W. 1st Ave, Cols
Meeting Room - Free
6:00 - 8:30pm - Rated PG-13

Tues March 10
Acoustic Jam
w/ John Morgan
Every Tuesday, 8 – 9:30pm
Java Central, 20 S. State St.
Westerville

Tues March 10
Jam at Worthington Christian Village
(2d & 4th Tues of each month)
165 Highbluffs Blvd, Columbus (MAP)
(West of Rt. 23 N. of Worthington)
2 to 3pm - Plenty of parking behind the Building
Take the elevator to the 7th floor & play in the area
just as you get off the elevator.
Info: Jane VanAuken: vanaukj@gmail.com &/or 614-312-0238

Wed March 11
Songwriter Circle
w/ Dick Plunk
(Every 2nd Wed, 7 – 9pm)
Java Central, 20 S. State St.
Westerville

Thurs March 12
Jeffrey Forrester Tobin,
with Whitley Jean
Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza
5601 N. High St, Worthington
9pm - $10

Fri March 13
Acoustic Open Mic
Java Central, 20 S. State St.
Westerville
Sign-ups begin at 6PM & fill up quickly

Fri March 13
Jazz at the MAC
The Great Jazz Scat Singers
777 Evening St, Worthington
7:30 - 10:30pm - $25 advance - $28 door
(614) 431-0329

Sat March 14
All Soles Contra & Square Dance
First Unitarian Universalist Church
93 W. Weisheimer Rd. Cols
Beginners’ instruction at 7:30 PM
Contra Dance 8:00-10:30 PM
Adults $8.00-Ages 12-26 $4.00
Under 12 free - Child care available
CLICK HERE

Sat March 14
100 Years of Ohio Women's
Activism - Ohio History Center
I-71 & 17th Ave, Cols
10am.–5pm
Learn about the early 1900s campaign
to “Let Ohio Women Vote” through a
day of programming for all ages. Talk
with representatives of the League of
Women Voters & other groups, meet &
learn from women’s history reenactors,
make your own suffrage banner of sash
& tour the museum to learn about women’s
activism over the years through suffrage-
activism- related artifacts on display.

Sat March 14
Storytellers of Central Ohio Mtg
9:30am, St. Matthias School in

The reading Enrichment Room
1582 Ferris Rd, Cols, at
the corner of Ferris & Karl Rd just S. of De-
Sales High School. Enter trough the door
facing Ferris Rd.. Turn left at the corridor.
Bring your own coffee or other drinks & a
story to share. Info: Rebecca Coleman:
rebecca.coleman653@yahoo.com

Sun March 15
Fund Raiser For The 2020
Central Ohio Folk Festival
El Vaqueros Restaurant
3230 Olentangy River Rd, Cols
3-5pm - $15 donation requested

Have a good time,
Larry Staats


There will always be another song to be written. Someone will write it. Why not you? www.garyeandrews.com