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    The Old Lucketts Schoolhouse

    Join us on September 10, 2022 at the

    Lucketts Community Center

    42361 Lucketts Rd, Leesburg, VA

    8 miles north of Leesburg, VA on U.S. Route 15.

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    Bluegrass Country Founders Celebration

    The Bluegrass Country Foundation is honoring two of its founders, Gary Henderson and Dick Spottswood

    Gary and Dick, as well as a number of current and past on-air host will be on hand to celebrate and reminisce about the 55 years of bluegrass music broadcast by WAMU.

    Details

    • Date: Saturday, September 10, 2022
    • Time: 1:00PM, doors open at 12:30
    • Location: Lucketts Community Center
    • Lunch will be served
    • Due space limits, invited guests only

    Other activities during the event will include:

    • Entertainment by Bluestone, a Maryland-based, hard-driving, traditional band formed in the early 1990’s.
    • The presentation of the Washington Monument Award by the DC Bluegrass Union (DCBU)
    • A “State of the Station” address
    • Kick-off of the Henderson/Spottswood Founders Endowment

    After the event, the DCBU will host a bluegrass jam and Lucketts Bluegrass Foundation will host a free outdoor concert, featuring Crandall Creek, an up and coming West Virginia-based band. Seating will be reserved for attendees of the Founders Celebration.