Relay for Life Strawberry Fundraiser, To order call 731-286-3310 (run thru March 3)
Dyersburg State Community College (DSCC) Foundation will host an Irish Happy Hour Fundraiser Tuesday, March 14, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the DSCC Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County inside the commons area of the Learning Resource Center.
Guests will enjoy a vareity of beverages and pub food. Members of the Brock McGuire Irish Band will be present to greet attendees. Proceeds will benefit the DSCC Tipton County Annual Fund to support student scholarships and programs at the College.
Tickets to the fundraiser event cost $30 each and must be purchased in advance. To purchase tickets call 731-286-3345 or email email@example.com.
Guests are encouraged to stay for the free Brock McGuire Irish Band concert beginning at 7 p.m. inside the adjacent Baptist Memorial Health Care Academic Building Auditorium. Visiting the DSCC Jimmy Naifeh Center all the way from Ireland, the Brock McGuire Band’s music emphasizes mostly Irish music with a touch of American Old Timey, Bluegrass, French Canadian and Celtic traditions. More information can be found at www.brockmcguireband.com.
The Brock McGuire Band will perform live at Dyersburg State Community College (DSCC) Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County Tuesday, March 14, at 7 p.m. inside the Baptist Memorial Health Care Academic Building Auditorium. This free event is open to the public and is sponsored by the DSCC International Studies Program.
Visiting the DSCC Jimmy Naifeh Center all the way from Ireland, the Brock McGuire Band’s music is steeped in tradition with a tight, tenacious blend of instruments emphasizing mostly Irish music with a touch of American Old Timey, Bluegrass, French Canadian and other Celtic traditions.
The band is fronted by Moving Cloud founding members Paul Brock and Manus McGuire, two of Ireland’s most celebrated traditional musicians. Performing with Brock and McGuire are Dublin-based Garry O’Meara, a brilliant banjo and mandolin player and vocalist, and Denis Carey, an acclaimed pianist, composer and arranger.
Brock McGuire Band’s new CD collaboration “Green Grass Blue Grass” with 14-time Grammy Award Winner Ricky Skaggs has been hailed as “A Masterpiece” by American music critic Bill Margeson. More information about the band can be found at www.brockmcguireband.com.
For more information, please contact Dr. Emily Pope at 731-286-3210 or firstname.lastname@example.org.