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Park Bench Open-Mic with Funk-Jazz Band "Big Funk" + Local Food/Info

Hoboken Public Library

Saturday, September 15, 2012 from 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM (EDT)

Park Bench Open-Mic with Funk-Jazz Band "Big Funk" +...

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OpenMic, Big Funk, Local Food Ended Free  

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The September Open-Mic will feature the highly talented and renown jazz-funk band Big Funk led by Don Braden, Karl Latham and Nick Rolfe.

For our open-mic in September we will have a special Harvest and Local Food theme for the event. First, we will have some activities for the kids: decorating homemade pumpkins cookies – made with local pumpkin. We will also be featuring lots of information on local food, eating locally and comparing industrial vs local food systems. Representatives from the Uptown and Downtown Farmers’ Markets in Hoboken will be there to talk about the different markets as well as local food. Of course, we’ll also have some samples of local food including homemade pumpkin cookies and local apple cider!

We will also be featuring the highly talented and renown jazz-funk band Big Funk led by Don Braden, Karl Latham and Nick Rolfe. The members of this band have played with such jazz legends as Wynton Marsalis, Freddie Hubbard, Tony Williams, Roy Haynes, Mark Egan, Randy Brecker, Joe Lovano and many, many more! Big Funk has received many glowing reviews from jazz publications and websites and the album is getting airtime nationwide. Come check out this unique opportunity for exciting, world-class jazz for FREE!

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Church Square Park Gazebo
500 Park Ave
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Saturday, September 15, 2012 from 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM (EDT)


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Hoboken Public Library

As a vital contributor to the quality of life of Hoboken's citizens, the Hoboken Public Library will connect people with books and information by providing a broad and diverse collection of books and other library materials, innovative programs, competent staff, timely service, appropriate technologies and an inviting facility.

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