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Update 7-25-17

§ This past weekend we retired BJS Member Card BJS-0019 (Jim Lelko). Jim was one of the original members for the BJS going back to 2005. His input on Jazz Saxophones was always interesting and appericated. He also donated to the Main Raffle many times over. Jim will be truly missed in the weeks and months to come.

§ New BJS Membership Cards were issued this week to celebrate the 150th Member, Kasia. You can read the new article on the website to learn more.

Update 7-15-17

§ In honor of our 150th BJS Member, Kasia, we will be having a special Member's Only Raffle for those in attendance on Thursday, July 20th. Other surprizes to be announced. This is a major milestone for the BJS since the Membership went Active back in November 2007. The last milestone was our 100th BJS Members, which was Stuart Sawa, who used to attend the meetings way back when in the Cozy Cottage.

Update 7-01-17

§ As seen on Sawa's Old Warsaw website... Happy Birthday to Marc on the 4th of July! Any text, emails, or cards that wish Marc a Happy Birthday will get that Member 4 lines of tickets in reserve for the Main Raffle. This offer is good until July 30th.

§ This month we welcome two new BJS Members... Robert Jourdan (BJS-0149) and Kasia Sakowicz (BJS-0150).

§ Tickets are still available for the August 31st Field Trip. Sign up early to ensure your seat will be confirmed.

Update 6-15-17

§ This month we welcome our newest Member Art Pudark (BJS-0148) to the group.

§ Please take the time to read about the August 31st BJS Field Trip event. We need to fill up the 39-passenger in order to make the trip a succcess.

§ This month we say goodbye to the Polish Princess and server Beata as she moves up north during the summer. Beata has been the official server of the BJS since we moved to Sawa's Old Warsaw in July 2014. We also want to say hello to our new server Kasia, who will be taking care of us from now on.

Update 5-30-17

♥ Happy Memorial Day Weekend.

♥ We would like to welcome our newest member Michael Klayman (BJS-0147) to the group. He showed up to 5 regular meetings over the past few months and was awarded his Name Badge and Membership Card this past week. Welcome to the club!

♥ The Hello Pineapple results have been updated for Round 5 (May). Due to the live jazz event on June 1st, the prizes will be not given out until the following week on June 8th. Winners must show up that week to claim their prize.

New BJS Membership Cards

BJS Membership Card Front   BJS Membership Card Reverse

To honor another milestone in BJS History with reaching 150 Members, there is a chance for active BJS Members to get a new BJS Membership Card when they attend a regular meeting/presentation. The new Membership Cards, which are shown above, will be available between now and the end of the 2017 at no charge. See Marc for details.

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About Jazzy Notes

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Jazzy Notes is an Email Newsletter sent exclusively to Members of the Brookfield Jazz Society, which sent out once a month, with news and updates about what is happening at the BJS. This is one of the many Members benefits that are available.

Jazzy Notes started in January 2017. All active or inactive BJS Members with an email address was added to the mailing list when the system started. If you are a BJS Member that uses email, and you have not seen the Jazzy Notes Newsletter in your inbox, then please send Marc an email to see what is going on.

From Sawa's Old Warsaw

Sawa's Old Warsaw - Polonia Gazeta

The Polonia Gazeta is a monthly Email Newsletter sent out from Sawa's Old Warsaw with news about specials, upcoming events, BJS activities, and other surprises along the way. Other content includes reminders for the next Ox Tail Stew, when new photos are posted and comments from the Speak Out Online submissions. Click on the image above to jump to the sign-up form to get your in the system before the next edition goes out. Click Polonia Gazeta Email Newsletter to sign up today!

The Speak Out Online form is a way to provide feedback about your recent experience at Sawa’s Old Warsaw. Each person who submits feedback receives a special offer worth 10%, 15%, or even 25% off to use towards your next meal. Comments are also posted in the Polonia Gazeta for all to enjoy. Click here to Speak Out Online now!

Note: Clicking on the graphic above will take you to the Welcome Page of the Sawa's Old Warsaw website.

Jazz Reference Library

Jazz Reference Library
Starting in February 2017 the Brookfield Jazz Society (BJS) will be looking for anyone who wants to participate in or donate to the Jazz Reference Library. The library will be a new edition of the BJS for use by its Members to help with researching presentations. The library will consist of books, reference material, Audio CD collections and DVD media relating to Jazz.

How can someone help? There are two ways… Donations and Participation.

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