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Letter: Thanks To All

I’d like to take this opportunity to thank everyone involved in the Mineola Fair. Apologies if I missed anyone. Thanks for all:

Sponsors Of Entertainers

1. Standard Valuation Services; Carolyn Harding/Caleb Johnson..Jazz and Gospel 
2. Herricks Travel: Counter Clockwise (Rich Stein et al). Classic Contemporary 
3. Bakers of All Nations: Cascades (Tom Swift).. Doo Wop 
4. Finz and Finz:  Andrew Anton  ...Crooner
5. Boars Head Provisons: Mark Brier... Family Friendly Comedians 

“In Kind” Contributions (time, trouble, loaned assets)  

Mineola Diner: 14 days of free table space to Mineola Chamber of Commerce volunteers registering participants et al
Shakers Restaurant: Floor and table space for auditions and post-fair cast party
Mineola Village Hall: Space for 8-hour of auditions 
Mineola Schools: Loan of Bandstand Platforms
Mineola DPW: Transportation of Bandstand Platforms
Guitar Center: Lending and Hauling of Bandstand “Backline Gear”) for use by all seven volunteer bands of musicians
Wong Noodle House: Barstool chair for use by Band musicians on stage 
First Presbyterian Church: For Stage No. 3 sound electric outlets
TeAmo Smoke Shop: For Stage No. 2 (bandstand) electrical outlets
Mineola Family Cuts: For Stage No. 2 electricity
Joanne DiGrigorio of Mineola, Rob Busch on Little Neck, Penuganda Family of East Williston for six “worker bee” fair day hours apiece 
Volunteer Auditioners each with their own professional performance credits. None of who live in Mineola currently (extra thanks)
Master auditioner: Ed Dennehy (formerly of Mineola)
Carolyn Harding, Vicki Irregbulem, Calvin Booker, Beatrice Goodman, Al Trompeter, Naomi Gitland, Michelle Ghossn, Tom Swift 
Entertainer groups who volunteered to perform and were not listed on the program.
Barbara Kreman of Plainview, Jason Flashner of West Babylon, Nate Moran of Amityville and Mr Mysterious, songster guitarist of the street. 

Shelia Rettaliata
Mineola Resident