|President Mary Eddings:
Hi HABOT Bluegrass Family,
We had a lot of talented young folks perform at our club in April. It was so much fun.
I hope they enjoyed it as much as I did. Thank You for supporting them. It really
means a lot to these young people and might inspire them to keep performing.
This will be our last newsletter until October, and I will certainly miss you and all the
fun times. We have had a great year and I am looking forward to starting again in the
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H eart of America Bluegrass and Old-Time Music is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and enjoyment of bluegrass and old-time acoustic music. HABOT is one of the largest gathering of acoustic musicians north of the river. The club meets every 3rd Friday during the months of October through April. We take time off in the summer so our family and friends can attend the many great bluegrass shows and festivals around Kansas City, and central United States.
Though our monthly bluegrass shows and jam sessions are free, administrative duties and building space does carry some cost. Many of our friends choose to become a member. At just $7 per year, membership gives you the opportunity to ensure HABOT can provide great entertainment to all, and provides you a monthly newsletter filled with bluegrass information from around the area. HABOT does have a membership board that meets regularly to provide guidance on club activities, control organizational costs, and oversee volunteer support.