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$50 off writing classes
$75 off Lamb's Retreat for Songwriters
$75 off Lost Lake Writers Retreat
· Free entry in Springfed Writing Contest
· Free readings

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2nd Annual Lamb's Acoustic Vacation, June 23-26, 2016

Birchwood Inn, Harbor Springs, Michigan

22nd annual Lamb's Retreat for Songwriters

November 3-13, 2016
Directed by John D. Lamb at the Birchwood Inn, Harbor Springs, Michigan
November 3-6, 2016 Staff: Cliff Eberhardt, Amy Rigby, Louise Mosrie, Buddy Mondlock, Brett Perkins.
November 10-13, 2016 Staff: Michael Smith, Ronny Cox, Sally Barris, Whit Hill, Michael McNevin, Rachel Garlin.

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Sponsored by Springfed Arts and Inspiration Alcona

Lost Lake Writers Retreat
October 6-9, 2016
Featuring poets Dorianne Laux and Jack Ridl, authors Irina Reyn and Kelly Fordon, journalists Jim Schaefer and Lydia Lohrer.
Directed by John D. Lamb
At a private resort in Alcona County between Lake Huron and Hubbard Lake

$475 Three nights lodging in private room, 3 breakfasts and 3 lunches.
Three nights in a shared room, 3 breakfasts and 3 lunches (specify the name of the person sharing your room).
Non-lodging package includes workshops only (no meals). The Five Lakes Grill Restaurant is on site.
Everyone is invited to the Thursday night gala reception.


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Springfed Arts Backyard Bash
Feel the Earth Move
Saturday, May 21, 6 pm
Entertainment provided by Zosette and The Groove.  We will serve food from Valdez is Coming Catering, handcrafted beer from Lily's Seafood and much more under the big tent.  You can win raffle prizes and bid on silent auction items.  The proceeds of the benefit go toward building scholarship funds for Springfed Arts' retreats, writing classes and showcases. It's our only fundraiser of the year and we depend on a portion of the proceeds for help with our operating costs.
The benefit is chaired by Lisa Galperin D'Agnillo. Tickets start at $60.  The benefit will be held at the Springfed Headquarters in Royal Oak.  For more information  contact Executive Director John D. Lamb at (248) 589-3913 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Your Generous Contribution:
Supports the Writers Scholarship Fund
Underwrites creative writing workshops/readings
Sponsors visits by songwriters/authors/poets
Far Out Pkg — $1000 +
6 SABB tix, 6 Raffle tix
Neato Pkg — $500 +
5 SABB tix, 5 Raffle tix
Cool Pkg — $300 +
3 SABB tix, 3 Raffle tix
Groovy Pkg — $150 +
2 SABB tix, 2 raffle tix
Friend — $ 60 per ticket
Springfed Arts is a Non-Profit 501 (c) (3) Organization
Your contribution is tax-deductible less $30 per attendee.
John D. Lamb, Executive Director
P.O. Box 304 – Royal Oak, MI 48068-0304
Tickets available online or by phone at 248-589-3913



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Thursday-Sunday, June 23-26, 2016

Performance workshops, open mics and more.
All musicians/singers, their families and dogs welcome.

Your host, John D. Lamb

Performance staff: Jim Bizer, Kirby, Michael Crittenden and Dennis Kingsbury

Birchwood Inn
7291 S. Lake Shore Drive
Harbor Springs, Michigan 49740
(231) 526-2151

Package includes lodging, European continental breakfast each morning, Friday and Saturday lunches.
$500 Single occupancy, 3 night
$450 Single occupancy, 2 night
$400 Double occupancy, 3 night, per person
$350 Double occupancy, 2 night, per person
$250 non-lodging participant

Lamb's Acoustic Vacation Concert
Saturday, June 25, 2016, 9pm. 
Doors open at 8:30pm.
Suggested donation: $15

All Packages may be purchased at Lamb's Acoustic Vacation Registration or send check by mail.

Please make check out to Springfed Arts
Send to: John D. Lamb, Springfed Arts

P.O. Box 304 / Royal Oak, MI 48068-0304





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