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lOB Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Bulletin, Record, Progressive, Reporter ARTS E N T E RT A I N M E N T in Mel Wade is known for her sweet voice and bluesy-folk style. Photos courtesy West End Theatre The P's & Q's hail from San Francisco and join Mel Wade in a concert his Friday. Mel Wade, from Reno, joins singer/songwriter, Wade with The P's & Q's, an The P's & Q's, of San crafted a collection of tunes old-time, good-time, acoustic Francisco, in concert at the that jump-started her career porch music act out of San West End Theatre on Friday, and landed on her debut Francisco. Made up of Brie March 20, at 7:30 p.m. album, "Solitude." McFarland on banjo, Audrey General admission is $10. With her voice as the leadHoward on guitar, Janese Tickets are available at Carey instrument and guitar Hurley on fiddle, Beth Candy Co. and Epilog Books picking as support, Wade Robinson on drums and in Quincy, and at reports that each new song on James Touzel on bass, the, her next album explores the group has developed a Wade's genre ofbluesy-folk layers between honesty andtrademark three-part soul grew from the musical judgment, harmony blend. seeds planted throughout her "With a bit of rooted soulThe P's & Q's have childhood, said organizers, and even more bluesy folk,released one full-length One of nine children, Wade Mel's newly defined approach album, "Tears, Turquoise, began playing the piano at is creating a novel narrative and Tin," and are slated to the age of 6, singing with her for her evolving sound," said release their second family as a matter of course, organizers, full-length album in fall While honing her skills as a Wade is touring this spring 2015. FOR SAINT PATRICK'S DAY (MARCH THE SEVENTEENTH) ( There is a distant land across the sea Where shamrocks grow and all is always green, Where wee folk dance and sing at night with glee And banshees shriek but never can be seen. The land is free from any snakes, they say, Because a former British slave arrived To chase the evil devilish things away, And not a single one of them survived. And if Cuchu, tain was :the man of strength Who served, hisin tiV0 l ct w h.mighty Sword, .: St. Patrick, with inspired,speech, at length, Induced his new-found land to serve his Lord. And now, whereever you may roam upon this earth, An Irishman is toasting Patrick's day of birth. Salvatore (Sam) Catalano : March 6, 2015 COMING SOON TO TOWN HALL THEATRE From the beloved novels by Michael Bond and producer David Heyman (Harry Potter), Paddington tells the story of the comic misadventures of a young Peruvian bear who travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone, he begins to realize that city life is not all he had imagined - until he meets the kindly Brown family who read the label around his neck ('Please look after this bear. Thank you.') and offer him a temporary haven. It looks as though his luck has changed until this rarest of bears catches the eye of a museum taxidermist. Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a diagnosis of Early-Onset Alzheimer's Disease, Alice and her family find their bonds thoroughly tested. Her struggle to stay connected to who she once was is frightening, heartbreaking, and inspiring. C.o $oo : TOWN HALL THEATRE Visit us at :183 -1140 469 Main St., Quincy, CA il Margaret Miles returns to "bring your own" beverages"Her clear soprano voice is Miles served as the county Plumas County to perform at and snacks policy, extraordinary in its quality librarian in Plumas from 1996 Portola Words & Music on Miles has been singing alland in the evocativeness she to 2011. While in Plumas Friday, March 20, at 7 p.m. her life, and an interest in folk lends to the ballads she County, she performed Celtic Held at the Williams House music led her to learn autoharp presents," said Cary Welters and American folk music on Highway 70 right across and later penny whistle. She Dingel, publications with several groups, the highway from Sierra also accompanies herself on coordinator for Plumas Arts, including Jeez Louise and Energy, the event features a the bodhran (Irish drum), which presents Words & Music. Whiskey Dents. She served for two years as the music director for the Quincy Center for Spiritual Living, Indian Valley Recreation & Park District will host an evening of (charity) Proceeds will e Chinese Cuisine provided by The Happy Garden, Chester & Talent Audience will vote for favorite act! $1.00=1 Vote :h 28 Valley Center at the Tickets available at Dinner 6:00 pm Sterling Sage & Talent Show 7:00 pm Lupine's benefit the Indian Valley Recreation & Park District u s20 /Senior (Child 6-12, Senior 60+, 5 & under free) First come, first served, while supplies last Available *Free pass to be of'equal or lesser value Fair Office 1 251 -8900 Fair 95 Russell Susanville .lU!:Lr*g w]licl thne sh,e., .,m, ' created the soi/gs that' 0pear on her album "Candle in the Dark." Miles relocated to Marin County in 2011, where she is now managing the Fairfax Branch Library. She continues to learn and perform traditional music while creating a growing repertoire of original songs, many of which appear on her newest album, "Evergreens and Golden Oaks." "Inspiring and often humorous, her songs mirror the American singer-songwriter tradition," said Dingel. Doors open at 7 p.m.. Admission is $3 at the door. Music begins at 7:15 p.m. Open stage follows the featured set. Any aspiring poets, musicians, storytellers, actors or performers are encouraged to sign up at the door for a five- to seven-minute time slot. All music performances must be acoustic only. Original work is encouraged, but not required. Portola Words & Music is produced by Plumas Arts in partnership with the city of Portola. For more information about this or other programs sponsored by Plumas Arts call 283-3402, visit or stop by the Plumas Arts Gallery located at 525 Main St. in Quincy. Office hours are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Margaret Miles returns on a visit to Plumas County to perform at Portola's Words & Music. Photo courtesy Plumas Arts !