The Bay View Neighborhood Association is a not for profit, 501(c)3 organization that exists to maximize the quality of life for individuals and families, and to promote economic development in Bay View through activities that facilitate an attractive, safe and diverse neighborhood. The BVNA was founded in 2004 and currently has more than 150 members. Check out our web site for more information about us.
Get ready for Polish Fest and polka music as the Bay View Neighborhood Association and the Milwaukee County Parks present The Squeezettes at Chill on the Hill this week! The Syrena Polish Folk Dance Ensemble and Syrenka Polish Children’s Folk Dance Ensemble kick off the evening at 6:00 pm, so don’t be late!
It all happens Tuesday night at the Humboldt Park bandshell. Bring a lawnchair, a blanket and a friend and lounge on the lawn; parking is plentiful and the Milwaukee County Parks concessions truck will be on-hand for refreshments.
The Squeezettes are comprised of former members of The Riverwest Accordion Club and are sure to provide the polka-fix you need - check them out at www.squeezettes.com. You can find more info on Syrena and Syrenka at www.syrenadancers.com and www.syrenkachildrenspolishdancers.org.
The Bay View Neighborhood Association would like to extend a special thank you to Polish Fest – enter to win Polish Fest tickets at the BVNA booth to complete your Polish experience. More thanks go out to Veritas Church, who has generously sponsored Chill on the Hill’s June entertainment. Visit them online at www.veritasunderground.com.
Finally, our newest feature: click on http://bayviewnow.com/story/index.aspx?id+759320 to nominate yourself or someone you know for the Bay View Neighbor of the Night!
There’s plenty of chilling yet to be done on this hill this summer. Tune in here for more info on Chill on the Hill entertainment. Coming attractions are as follows:
June 24 The Milwaukee American Legion Band - Patriotic and Standards
sponsored by Community Care, Inc.
July 1 Jamie Breiwick Sextet – Jazz
July 8 Testa Rosa; The Championship - Americana/Country-Alt
sponsored by Triskele’s Restaurant
July 15 The Cathouse Drifters – Country-Western/Swing
July 22 The Danny Miller Band - Blues/Dance
July 29 Esprit d'Brass – Patriotic/Dixie/Broadway
sponsored by St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care
August 5 The Chickadees; The Figureheads – Kids and Family Night
sponsored by Dover Street School
August 12 Reilly - Irish Folk and Rock
August 19 The Urbanites - Reggae
August 26 Swing Nouveau - Big Band/Swing
sponsored by Delaware House
The BVNA wishes to thank event sponsors Miller Chill, Bay View Homes, Columbia St. Mary’s Bay View Family Health Center, Apple A Day Massage, Bird Ladder, Delaware House, The Highbury Pub, Triskele’s Restaurant, Dover Street School, Monarch Creative, St. Ann Center, Veritas Church, OnMilwaukee.com, 88.9 Radio Milwaukee, Community Now Newspapers, MKE Entertainment Weekly, Community Care Inc., and Global Union World Music Festival.
Additional nightly as well as series sponsorships are still available. If you’re interested in sponsoring a particular evening and helping to ensure that Bay View can look forward to free concerts every Tuesday night this summer, please contact Carol Voss at (414) 339-3045.The Bay View Neighborhood Association is a not for profit, 501(c)3 organization which exists to maximize the quality of life for individuals and families, and to promote economic development in Bay View through activities that facilitate an attractive, safe and diverse neighborhood. . The BVNA was founded in 2004 and currently has over 150 members. For further information, please visit us online at www.bayviewneighborhood.org.