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Guitar Picnic in Central Park!!!

The last picnic was so much fun that we decided to meet again at the Great Hill to play some tunes!  Hopefully this time we'll also have sunny summer weather.  Again- thank you so much to everyone who made the last picnic so wonderful- I had just the best time with you.

For this picnic- don't worry about printing the set list.  Just bring a binder of your favorite songs, and we'll follow along.

*** detailed directions***
By subway: B,C to 103rd and Central Park West or the 1 to 103rd and Broadway
By bus: M10 on Central Park West; M7 or M11 going north on Amsterdam Avenue or south on Columbus Avenue; M104 on Broadway. From the East Side, the M96 to 96th and Central Park West.

Go to 106th st and Central Park West and walk up the hill, either by taking the stairs, or simply walking up the grassy slope.  At the top you'll see a bunch of people with guitars picnicing!  That's us!


The big picture:

Who: all ages, all levels, anyone who enjoys guitars or picnics!

What will we do: we'll be playin', eatin' and drinkin' until the cows come home

What to bring:

- a towel or beach blanket

- food to share (please put what you're bringing in your RSVP)

-a guitar

What music are we playing?: bring your favorite songs along

When: 2pm until sunset

Cost: 100% free

 

If anyone has a cooler- it will always be appreciated!

 

additional FAQ:

Can I bring a frisbee/games...?  Yes! please do

I don't play guitar, or I'm just learning- can I join you?  Of course!

What if it rains?  No rain date set yet.

Can I bring my child?  Well-behaved and courteous children are welcome.  We regret that all misbehaved children, however, will walk the plank.

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  • Emily F.

    I just had a wonderful time yesterday. Jamming, singing, munching... then watching the sun set and the fireflies come out... I couldn't have asked for warmer or kinder people to share with. Thank you so much for coming!

    June 27, 2011

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great, Fantastic, thanks Emily - you ROCK!

    June 27, 2011

  • Claudia C.

    It was great!! Everybody -and I mean it- was so nice!!! I had a blast, stayed for little over 4 hours and I didn't want to leave!!!

    June 27, 2011

  • A former member
    A former member

    I have never been with better people. All is great; music is wonderful; and like being with long time friends. We even planned for the next time. You made my day and I still feel the warmth of love in my heart, music in my soul...

    June 27, 2011

  • Larry L.

    Great day of music & friends in the park!

    June 27, 2011

  • Steve

    I'll do my best to see if I can make it. Since I'm on a nocturnal schedule, hopefully I can wake up early enough to make it on time.

    June 26, 2011

  • A former member
    A former member

    Take the strings with ya. Every body can help. Bring whatever edible, we share.

    June 20, 2011

  • Peter F.

    Sure - i can help you!

    June 19, 2011

  • Susan V.

    I'm a beginner and have some trouble changing my guitar strings. Anyone who might be able to help me during the picnic?

    June 19, 2011

  • Peter F.

    I am really looking forward!!!! - but what should i bring?

    June 19, 2011

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