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Nebraska All-Day Singing EVERY APRIL (APRIL 8 in 2017): (Click for printable details)

We meet on the second Sunday of each month plus extra singings at Saint Vincent's Church, 51st and Lake in Omaha.
See schedule below. Contact jim@jamessolheim.com to make sure a singing has not been moved or rescheduled.

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All-Day Shape-Note Singing!  April 8, 2017, at 10 am, 51st and Lake Streets in Omaha!
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Calendar of upcoming singings, St. Vincent's Church basement, 51st and Lake Streets:
 

2017

January 1 noon potluck and singing at Sandra's house (email solheimjames [at] gmail.com or call 402-393-6108 for info)

Jan 8 Sun 1:30

Feb 12 Sun 1:30 pm

Mar 12 POSTPONED (call 402-393-6108 for new time)

Thurs, April 6: Voices Squared at ProjectProject Gallery, 1818 Vinton, 8 p.m!

Sat, April 8: All-Day Singing 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.!

May 14 Sun Sun 1:30 pm: Singing possibly cancelled for Mother's Day (call to verify)

Jun 11 Sun 1:30 pm

Jul 9 Sun 1:30 pm

Aug 13 Sun 1:30 pm

Sept 10 Sunday 1:30 pm

Oct 8 Sunday 1:30 pm

Nov 12 Sunday 1:30 pm

Dec 10 Sunday 1:30 pm
(*Singings might be moved to different dates.  Call 402-393-6108 to make sure we are really meeting on a given date.)

 

With rare exceptions,  singings occur on the 2nd Sunday afternoon.  If you have any questions,  please feel free to call Jim Solheim at (402) 393-6108 or try

jim@jamessolheim [dot] com or    

Kathy Wood    khwood [at] cox [dot] net        402-397-4673
 
 

Wonderful Singings in Nearby Cities

Missouri Sacred Harp Singing Convention, one and a half hours west of Saint Louis, Missouri, seven hours' drive from Omaha.  Second Sunday of March and the Saturday before.
Check http://fasola.org for details.  This is a great shape note singing, at a place where northern and southern singers can meet halfway!
 

Sacred Harp Singing Convention in Shakopee, Minnesota (just outside Minneapolis)
Late September.
Check http://fasola.org for details.  Sing with your national shape note friends at an excellent singing, one of the Midwest's biggest!