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Llano River Junebug Jam to Benefit Chemo Sabe Hands Across the Water
Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • Posted June 1, 2011

It’s June and the kayaks are coming! Every year at this time the Great Castell Kayak Race takes it’s mark.This year the race is on June 4th and starts at the Llano River RV Park at 9AM. Registration is from 7-8:30, after which Jerialice Arsenault will give a short talk about Chemo Sabe, the charity inspired by the death of her sister from cancer.The Expedition School of Austin, Texas will be producing the race and will give a short demo of paddling techniques for the newbies.This year there is something new created by Ted Stewart at the Llano River RV park in Mason County at the river - The “Llano River Junebug Jam” to benefit Chemo Sabe, a cancer outreach charity. The Jam will be on Friday night, June 3rd, at the RV Park, beginning at 7PM featuring some of Texas’ finest songwriters.At the finish line there will be more music all day on June 4th starting at 11:30, starring Red Eye Carl, Joe Atkinson, Hillhouse, and at 3PM, the Dallas Songwriters Association Stage.Music is the vehicle for Chemo Sabe programs supporting people in treatment for cancer by providing music, performers and integrative events in treatment centers and family fundraisers, cancer walks and more.If you can’t paddle, surely you can dance! Look in Hill Country Happenings for more info or listen to KBAY FM or KRVL FM for give-aways and fun facts.If you come Friday night:Llano River Junebug Jam - Friday, June 3rdAcoustic Songswap in the Round Featuring: Adam Carroll, John Fullbright, Philip Gibbs, Ali Holder, and Gurf Morlix. Park opens for the show at 6:30; Show starts at 7PM. $15 cover at the door - ages 15 and up; under 15 free (free for RV park guests and Great Castell Kayak Race entries with proof) BYOB and BYOChairAll proceeds to benefit Chemo Sabe! info on artists and event at If you come Saturday:11:30 - 5PM featured performers5PM - 7:30PM jam sessions, open micAt RiverSounds in Castell, TexasFree Concert, Please donate! 512-217-4596

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