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    Name: When the Big Bands Came to Cumberland
    Date: October 22, 2018
    Time: 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
    Trip Builder: View Trip
    Event Description:
    Kenny Heath will present a program on Monday October 22nd at 7:30 PM in Springs, featuring music, memories, and memorabilia of the glory days of local entertainment in the Cumberland area in the 1930s and 1940s.
               Did you know that over 100 nationally-known big bands played Cumberland using the Queen City as a mid-week gig between bigger engagements in Pittsburgh and Washington/Baltimore?  And - Glenn Miller performed as well as Billie Holiday with Artie Shaw’s orchestra where the McDonald’s is in La Vale;
               Heath has hosted for the last twenty plus years Frostburg State University’s WFWM Public Radio with “Jukebox Friday Night”.
             Admission is free and open to the public.  The program is sponsored by the Springs Historical Society and will be presented in the Folk Meeting House, 1711 Springs Rd, Springs, PA 15562 at 7:30 P.M. on Monday October 22nd.  Call (814) 442-4594 or go to www.springspa.org for more information.

    **Out-of-County Regional Event**
     
    Location:
    1711 Springs Rd.
    Springs, PA 15562
    Date/Time Information:
    Monday October 22
    7:30 PM
    Contact Information:
    814-442-4594
    Fees/Admission:
    Free and open to the public
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