the heart of Patio Records is the sponsorship of concerts and
recordings to help create garden patios at hospitals for individuals
battling through the afflictions of cancer. Events and contributions to
date helped bring to fruition the Mary
Eagan Garden at Children's Hospital Boston at Waltham
that adjoins the Beth Israel Deaconess Cancer Care Center, the Mary
Eagan Garden within the 4.5 acre
Richard and Annette Bloch Cancer Survivors Park in Ottawa, Ontario. Click, and phase one of the garden in the Minto Courtyard at the Irving Greenberg Family Cancer Centre at the Queensway-Carleton Hospital in Ottawa's west end.
Next up, SUNDAY, April 28, 2013, 17th Annual Greater Waltham Healing Garden Concert. This Year's guaranteed-to-put-a-smile-on-your-face (and in your ears and hearts) lineup:
From Glastonbury, Connecticut, Amy Gallatin & Stillwaters, will bring their right on lead and harmonizing singing of traditional, bluegrass, and country treasures; with superb acoustic instrumental accompaniment.
Kingston, Ontario's Kelli Trottier has said "Yes" to the last year's crowd's request to perform once again this spring. (For newcomers to Kelli, wait until you hear her champion fiddling, her wonderfully-warm singing renditions, and, to boot, a bit of stepdancing)!
100% of the ticket proceeds will be donated to the Mount Auburn Hospital, 330 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge, MA, towards a future Healing Garden for patients and families.
100% of ticket proceeds from will be donated to Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, MA, who have established a fund and commitment to bring a Healing Garden to fruition.
Click on the Events page for more info on events past and future.
|Many kindred friendships are being made along the way to seeing a bridging of the folk/country/country-folk scenes for performers from the from Waltham/Boston, MA area to the expanses of Canada. It started with a January '97 tour of Eastern Massachusetts with Suzie Vinnick, Rick Fines, and Miche Pouliot, and is gaining verve and momentum one new friendship and musical partnership at a time.|
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