CALIFORNIA STATE OLD TIME FIDDLERS ASSOCIATION DISTRICT #5

California State Old Time Fiddlers Association, District 5 (CSOTFA #5) is dedicated to preserving and enjoying authentic old-time music, providing a welcoming place for musicians of all levels to jam and perform, and passing down the traditions of old-time country, folk, and bluegrass music to our families, friends, and interested musicians.


      2014 Jam Schedule   

January 12
February 9
March 9
April 13
May 11
June 8
July 13
August 10
September 14
October 12
November 9
December 14

CALIFORNIA STATE OLD TIME FIDDLERS ASSOCIATION DISTRICT # 5
Typical Jam Schedule 12:OO to 5:00 P.M.

12:00 NOON TO 1:00 P.M. ---BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING IN COTTAGE.
12:00 NOON TO 1:00 P.M. ---OPEN MIKE ON STAGE.
1:00 P.M.---FULL STAGE ASSEMBLY OPENING WITH THE SINGING OF GOD BLESS AMERICA.
1:15 P.M. TO 2:00 P.M.---STAGE PERFORMERS FROM SIGN UP BOARD.
1:15 P.M. TO 2:30 P.M.– SLAM JAM, HELD IN BOARD MEETING ROOM
2:00 P.M.---FIDDLE KIDS PERFORMERS FROM SIGN UP BOARD.
3:00 P.M.--- FULL STAGE ASSEMBLY WITH TWO FIDDLE TUNES AND ONE VOCALIST.
ALL AFTERNOON---THE OAK TREE GANG JAM OUT FRONT AND THE BACK FORTY GANG JAM BEHIND THE GRANGE HALL.
1:00 P.M. TO 4:00 P.M.---DOOR PRIZE DRAWINGS EVERY FIFTEEN
MINUTES (TWO TICKETS EACH DRAWING). WINNERS’ NAMES POSTED ABOVE PRIZE DISPLAY TABLE.
4:00 P.M. --- CASH DRAWING. (WINNING TICKET MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN).
THINGS TO REMEMBER
· “Gotta Have A Fiddle In The Band”. Don’t go on stage without one.
· Join the club and keep your dues current.
  (Your Fiddlers Facts Newsletter will show your membership renewal date as an advance reminder).
· Volunteer to help at the Fiddle Kids Snack Bar or at the Reception Table.
· Donate desserts for sale at the Fiddle Kids Snack Bar.
· Donate to the Fiddle Kitty at the front door.
· Buy  Drawing Tickets at 3 tickets for $1.00 or 20 for $5.00 and donate door
   prizes for the drawings. Cash drawing at 4:00 p.m. Must be present to win.

Buy items for sale at our Membership Table:
· Membership Roster $2.00
· Standing Rules $1.00
· Name Badge $5.00
· Cassette Tapes __________________ $7.00
· Cds___________________________ $10.00

· Help cleanup at closing time but not until all the entertainers are off the stage.
 If you are a CSOTFA Dist #5 member
 and wish to receive the Fiddlers Facts news letter please send email to
Up Coming
Events
 Jam Pictures Membership Form Fiddle Kids
Program
    SLAM JAM Tunes
Slow As Molasses
  Bands Location Directions
 
Fiddlers Facts
News Letters
CSOTFA
Other District Information