• Thursday at Vacation Island (Not an online event)

    Vacation Isle

    Please come join us at Vacation Island every Thursday at 4:00pm. We'll be doing a sing-a-long much like the other Strummers events. All skill levels are welcome and encouraged. Directions: Head west into Paradise Point and take the immediate left. Head south and stay left along Ingraham Street to near the next bridge. It winds to the right just before the water. We'll be somewhere in that area. (Look for the crazy ukulele players) Bring a chair, a music stand, the books, a fleece and/or some kind of warm jacket as it can get breezy, a mask - even though we try to social distance, your uke and a smile!
    (This is an in-person event - not online. This site just keeps marking it as online even though I have repeatedly marked it as an in-person meet up).

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  • In person @ Spanish Village

    Spanish Village Art Center

    Until winter sets in, we will be meeting at Spanish Village in Balboa Park. We’ll still be on zoom, too. We will be outside. Please bring your ukulele, music, a stand, a light, a chair, and dress for the evening weather. Looking forward to playing together!

    Link to PDF -> Hau'oli Strummers Songbook Strum Along (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1DjstnJAs-8MjdzVjU5X0Y2WFU)

    Link to PDF -> Hau'oli Strummers Songbook Strum Along Tablet Version (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B230Bg-p9MgHbnYxQnhURlE0bHc)

    Link to online Song Bank -
    https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/13qHGPr13oY7h3uQCMsnXYQRhYHMveeH_

  • Ukulele Tuesday Meetup

    Online event

    This is our weekly Tuesday Meetup - Come and join us! Everyone is welcome! This is the online meetup, there is also a simultaneous in-person meetup.

    We welcome all skill levels and we play a wide variety of music styles. Come on down and make new friends, improve your Uke skills, and have some fun all at the same time. Meetup starts at 6:30pm and is over around 8:00 - You can't miss us!

    This meeting is "Strum Along" format which means everyone plays and sings the same song at the same time. The songs are requests from the club, picked from the main songbook. The songbook can be downloaded at the link below. Print, practice and bring to the sing along! Songbook hard copies will also be available for loan and/or purchase at the meeting.

    Link to PDF -> Hau'oli Strummers Songbook Strum Along (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1DjstnJAs-8MjdzVjU5X0Y2WFU)

    Link to PDF -> Hau'oli Strummers Songbook Strum Along Tablet Version (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B230Bg-p9MgHbnYxQnhURlE0bHc)

    Link to online Song Bank -
    https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/13qHGPr13oY7h3uQCMsnXYQRhYHMveeH_

  • San Diego Festival of Arts

    Surf Sports Park

    https://www.sdfestivalofthearts.org/

    We have been invited to participate again this year!

    You must RSVP here to get on the performer list by Sept 5!

    Starting time is 3:15pm at the Ocean Stage. We will play until 4:45pm.

    The event is Sept 11 and 12 at the San Diego Surf Sports Park. Here are links to the Facebook page and event site: https://www.facebook.com/SanDiegoFestivalOfTheArts/timeline and http://www.sdfestivalofthearts.org. Besides showcasing amazing artists from all media, the festival is a charity for some great causes. Oh, by the way, there's beer there too.

    Last time this was our playlist - PDF Festival Songbook (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1DjstnJAs-8WEN2R3NaNUJZejg)
    9 - Brown Eyed Girl
    11 - Count on Me
    15 - Hanalei Moon
    24 - Jamaica Farewell
    29 - Magaritaville
    31 - My Little grass shack
    32 - Octopus' Garden
    33 - Rhythm of Love
    35 - Sloop John B
    36 - Somewhere Over the Rainbow (iz version)
    39 - Surfin USA
    42 - Under The boardwalk
    67 - I'm A Believer
    77 - Lucky
    89 - Pearly Shells
    93-94 - The Show
    97 - Sweet Caroline
    99 - This Land Is Your Land[masked] - 26 miles across the sea[masked] - Build Me Up Buttercup[masked] - 5 foot 2
    139 - L. A. Freeway
    181 - Can't Help Falling in Love
    191 - Eight Days a Week[masked] - Hey There Delilah[masked] - In The Summertime[masked] - Puff the magic dragon
    254 - Ripple[masked] - Riptide[masked] - Shake It Off
    283 - There’s A Kind Of Hush

    • What to bring
    o Ukulele
    o Songbook
    o Music stand (if you have one)
    o A hat / sunscreen, if it is sunny
    o Optional: Cable for audio

    Please allow ample driving time to arrive before your time if appearance..

    Directions to the SD Surf Sports Park is as follows:

    I-5 Southbound—turn off at Via de la Valle, go east (left) at light. Continue east for approximately 3 miles (you will pass the Sports Park on your right). After a slight uphill/downhill look for the Sports Park sign on your right. Turn right, continue on dirt road for approx 1/2 mile. Look for artist check-in tent.

    I-5 Northbound---Exit on Via de la Valle, turn right, and then follow above directions, (east on Via de la Valle for 3 miles, etc).

    Please follow the below procedures when on the Sports Park site:

    1. SD Surf Sports Field staff will be at the front gate. Attendees pay for parking—your parking pass allows you free parking on site. We will be parking you on the ‘berm’ which is the raised area just to the east of the festival site. Main Stage musicians please proceed all the way to the south end of the berm—the stage and green room are there; Ocean Stage musicians can drop off gear by their stage (western gate of festival) and then park on the berm, or just park on the berm and walk over with your instrument/s.

    2. We have several musical acts each day. We respectfully request that you load in and load out as quickly as possible.

    3. Each green room will have water and snacks.

    4. Each stage has a Stage Manager that will help guide you to the stages, oversee the green room and be a liaison for you. Mike Grim has been a volunteer for 10 years and will handle the Main Stage. Ross Hunter has been a volunteer for 5 years and will help with the Ocean Stage.

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  • San Diego Festival of Arts

    Surf Sports Park

    https://www.sdfestivalofthearts.org/

    We have been invited to participate again this year!

    You must RSVP here to get on the performer list by Sept 5!

    Starting time is 4:15pm at the Ocean Stage. We will play until 5:45pm.

    The event is Sept 11 and 12 at the San Diego Surf Sports Park. Besides showcasing amazing artists from all media, the festival is a charity for some great causes. Oh, by the way, there's beer there too.

    Last time this was our playlist - PDF Festival Songbook (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1DjstnJAs-8WEN2R3NaNUJZejg)
    9 - Brown Eyed Girl
    11 - Count on Me
    15 - Hanalei Moon
    24 - Jamaica Farewell
    29 - Magaritaville
    31 - My Little grass shack
    32 - Octopus' Garden
    33 - Rhythm of Love
    35 - Sloop John B
    36 - Somewhere Over the Rainbow (iz version)
    39 - Surfin USA
    42 - Under The boardwalk
    67 - I'm A Believer
    77 - Lucky
    89 - Pearly Shells
    93-94 - The Show
    97 - Sweet Caroline
    99 - This Land Is Your Land[masked] - 26 miles across the sea[masked] - Build Me Up Buttercup[masked] - 5 foot 2
    139 - L. A. Freeway
    181 - Can't Help Falling in Love
    191 - Eight Days a Week[masked] - Hey There Delilah[masked] - In The Summertime[masked] - Puff the magic dragon
    254 - Ripple[masked] - Riptide[masked] - Shake It Off
    283 - There’s A Kind Of Hush

    • What to bring
    o Ukulele
    o Songbook
    o Music stand (if you have one)
    o A hat / sunscreen, if it is sunny
    o Optional: Cable for audio

    Please allow ample driving time to arrive before your time if appearance..

    Directions to the SD Surf Sports Park is as follows:

    I-5 Southbound—turn off at Via de la Valle, go east (left) at light. Continue east for approximately 3 miles (you will pass the Sports Park on your right). After a slight uphill/downhill look for the Sports Park sign on your right. Turn right, continue on dirt road for approx 1/2 mile. Look for artist check-in tent.

    I-5 Northbound---Exit on Via de la Valle, turn right, and then follow above directions, (east on Via de la Valle for 3 miles, etc).

    Please follow the below procedures when on the Sports Park site:

    1. SD Surf Sports Field staff will be at the front gate. Attendees pay for parking—your parking pass allows you free parking on site. We will be parking you on the ‘berm’ which is the raised area just to the east of the festival site. Main Stage musicians please proceed all the way to the south end of the berm—the stage and green room are there; Ocean Stage musicians can drop off gear by their stage (western gate of festival) and then park on the berm, or just park on the berm and walk over with your instrument/s.

    2. We have several musical acts each day. We respectfully request that you load in and load out as quickly as possible.

    3. Each green room will have water and snacks.

    4. Each stage has a Stage Manager that will help guide you to the stages, oversee the green room and be a liaison for you. Mike Grim has been a volunteer for 10 years and will handle the Main Stage. Ross Hunter has been a volunteer for 5 years and will help with the Ocean Stage.

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  • Thursday at Vacation Island (Not an online event)

    Vacation Isle

    Please come join us at Vacation Island every Thursday at 4:00pm. We'll be doing a sing-a-long much like the other Strummers events. All skill levels are welcome and encouraged. Directions: Head west into Paradise Point and take the immediate left. Head south and stay left along Ingraham Street to near the next bridge. It winds to the right just before the water. We'll be somewhere in that area. (Look for the crazy ukulele players) Bring a chair, a music stand, the books, a fleece and/or some kind of warm jacket as it can get breezy, a mask - even though we try to social distance, your uke and a smile!
    (This is an in-person event - not online. This site just keeps marking it as online even though I have repeatedly marked it as an in-person meet up).

  • In person @ Spanish Village

    Spanish Village Art Center

    Until winter sets in, we will be meeting at Spanish Village in Balboa Park. We’ll still be on zoom, too. We will be outside. Please bring your ukulele, music, a stand, a light, a chair, and dress for the evening weather. Looking forward to playing together!

    Link to PDF -> Hau'oli Strummers Songbook Strum Along (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1DjstnJAs-8MjdzVjU5X0Y2WFU)

    Link to PDF -> Hau'oli Strummers Songbook Strum Along Tablet Version (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B230Bg-p9MgHbnYxQnhURlE0bHc)

    Link to online Song Bank -
    https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/13qHGPr13oY7h3uQCMsnXYQRhYHMveeH_

  • Ukulele Tuesday Meetup

    Online event

    This is our weekly Tuesday Meetup - Come and join us! Everyone is welcome! This is the online meetup, there is also a simultaneous in-person meetup.

    We welcome all skill levels and we play a wide variety of music styles. Come on down and make new friends, improve your Uke skills, and have some fun all at the same time. Meetup starts at 6:30pm and is over around 8:00 - You can't miss us!

    This meeting is "Strum Along" format which means everyone plays and sings the same song at the same time. The songs are requests from the club, picked from the main songbook. The songbook can be downloaded at the link below. Print, practice and bring to the sing along! Songbook hard copies will also be available for loan and/or purchase at the meeting.

    Link to PDF -> Hau'oli Strummers Songbook Strum Along (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1DjstnJAs-8MjdzVjU5X0Y2WFU)

    Link to PDF -> Hau'oli Strummers Songbook Strum Along Tablet Version (https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B230Bg-p9MgHbnYxQnhURlE0bHc)

    Link to online Song Bank -
    https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/13qHGPr13oY7h3uQCMsnXYQRhYHMveeH_

  • Ukulele Tuning Party for Guitars in the Classroom. !!Sunday is cancelled!!

    The organization, Guitars in the Classroom (https://www.guitarsintheclassroom.org) , brings music to students and teachers.

    We are seeking 10 volunteers willing to tune from 10am until 3 or 4pm. Coffee, bagels, snacks, lunch and beverages will be provided by GITC. It will be held in the patio at the home of Rodney and Joyce Howard on the weekend of Sept. 4-5. Depending on the total number of ukes tuned on Saturday will determine if we need to continue into Sunday. Your participation is greatly appreciated. Please RSVP by message to Rodney Howard (https://www.meetup.com/SDUkulele/members/323376126/).

    Thank you everybody for your continued support to this worthwhile cause!

  • Ukulele Tuning Party for Guitars in the Classroom

    No Location Yet

    The organization, Guitars in the Classroom (https://www.guitarsintheclassroom.org) , brings music to students and teachers.

    We are seeking 10 volunteers willing to tune from 10am until 3 or 4pm. Coffee, bagels, snacks, lunch and beverages will be provided by GITC. It will be held in the patio at the home of Rodney and Joyce Howard on the weekend of Sept. 4-5. Depending on the total number of ukes tuned on Saturday will determine if we need to continue into Sunday. Your participation is greatly appreciated. Please RSVP by message to Rodney Howard (https://www.meetup.com/SDUkulele/members/323376126/).

    Thank you everybody for your continued support to this worthwhile cause!

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