Mellissa and Michael Manning Fund Raiser

Gratitude and thanks to all of you who attended, performed, volunteered, supported and donated to our dear friend, Melissa O’Meara and her family.
The event was a great success!
Music, romance, humor, camaraderie and compassion, a full evening indeed!!
We raised nearly $8000.00!!

And through midnight January 1st we will be continuing our Silent Auction on line!!
Here’s all the info on the items and how to put in your bids.
Some items have already received bids, to make a bid or check their status email Brad.


Many of Michael and Melissa’s musician friends have graciously donated their services to perform two, hour long sets for your next private party. Be it house, garden, bon voyage, welcome home, wedding, retirement, anniversary party… whatever!!

This will be a Silent Auction that will begin the evening of Dec. 6 event and run online through Midnight January 1st (New Years Day) 2019.

Bidding will start at $300.00 per band.

(All arrangements are subject to musicians availability)

The following bands have made this gracious offer of their time and talents;

LC 3...also known as the Loose Change Trio, Dale Turnbull, Grant Remington & Randy Lakey.

Mining the wealth, hope and pleasures from Woody to Waits and Neil to Bob…and well beyond.

ALEXA WILEY TRIO, with Bret Malmquist & Dale Turnbull

Thought provoking Folk n’ Roll from one of the Northwest’s finest Singer/Songwriters.

DC MALONE TRIO…with Mike Zillis & Dale Turnbull

ROCKIN’POPPIN’JAZZ’N’COUNTRY’BLUES…all delivered with a great sense of humor! By the heart and soul of one of the Northwest’s most eclectic cover bands!!

THE LARKS…with Johny Powell, Robin & Byron Ady

Infusing Jazz, Pop, and Blues classics with a light and playful Latin accent.


Randy Lakey of Loose Change and Sky Ranch Studios, is graciously offering 4 hours of studio time (with Randy engineering).

He will accommodate up to a four piece band. This is a great chance to get that affordable high quality demo for your booking needs.

Or a chance to turn that nagging little fantasy of really recording your ‘garage or parlor’ band for posterity (you always said you would!).

It could be an amazing gift, that a friend or the musician in your family would never forget!!

This will be a Silent Auction that will begin the evening of Dec. 6 event and run online through

Midnight January 1st (New Years Day) 2019.

Bidding will start at $300.00 for this $500.00 value!!

Two night stay (for up to six folks) at the charming Cozy Bear Cabin, nestled in the woods of Welches, Oregon…

Ski, hike, cuddle or hot tub in the splendor of the Mount Hood National Forest!

See all the photos and details by clicking on the link above

Bidding will start at $200.00 for this $800.00 value!!


Saturday, August 10 2019
2:00 pm – 10.00 pm
Flowerree Memorial Park
Christmas Valley Highway, Christmas Valley OR.



Beer Garden/ Food Vendors/Raffle
N. Lake County Children’s Art Sale
$10.00 Suggested Donation

This annual event, put simply, helps children and is a blast!
Provides funds and equipment for the North Lake County Public Schools
Music Program, as well as funding a scholarship to help a deserving
High School graduate who is pursuing a Music Major
(or Minor) in college.

We also support the High Desert Brain Food Program, which feeds
children from families needing help, by providing nutritious meals
when school is not in session and The  Lake County Cultural Coalition.


You can use our PayPall account to donate to the cause.