Sunday, September 13, 2015

Festivals today and coming up written by Gloria Poole,RN,artist of Missouri

Grab your picnic basket and head to the woods--the wooded festivals that is. You will probably also see playgrounds for your kids at most of these events. photo-by-gloriapoole.Scroll down to read about festivals.

I missed many of the festivals that happened this weekend, and I regret that because it seems like there were dozens of them. I wanted this to be a helpful site for the public. But here's the ones happening now and coming up :

1) KVIL-FM's Poptopia festival today :

Til 6:15pm today :5th Annual International Music Festival

2) George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center

1165 Angelina St, Austin, TX 78702

Sunday, Sept 13, 12:30PM-6:15PM

3) Til 8 pm today : Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival with "Smash Mouth on Sunday, Sept. 13.

The festival reopens on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. "The 38th annual Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival brings rides, music and plenty of oysters to Veterans Park."

4) They are Live streaming the event. Listen here Today Sunday (10AM-Midnight EST) ;

5) Next weekend Sept 19th :"24-7 Entertainment is thrilled to announce the third triumphant year of The Shindig Music Festival to Carroll Park in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, September 19, 2015."

Also:WHAT: Small World Festival

WHEN: September 19

WHERE: Sydney Park [Australia] off Euston Rd

COST: $69

Also a write up of events of Fringe Festival on Sept 19th in news:

---- 6) Sept 26th : Golden Valley Arts & Music Festival: 7800 Golden Valley Road, Golden Valley, MN 55427; with parade, live music and fun :

7) Sept 27th :"Celebrate fall’s arrival with pumpkins, music, great food, a fall plant sale, farm tours, and much more at the UC Santa Cruz Farm & Garden’s Fall Harvest Festival, Sunday, September 27, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at campus's 30-acre organic farm.

The festival features live music from bluegrass to reggae, including headliner performances by Bean Creek and Ancestree Reggae. Also pie contest, hay rides, kids’ crafts, workshops, pumpkin and produce sales, and campus and community group information tables."

8) October:

"Cape Town - Camphill Village West Coast will be hosting their second annual music festival on 31 October.

The event will start at 13:00 and run until 19:00. The line-up includes popular South African artists Beatenberg, Just Jinjer, Ottoman Slap, Bootleggers and Swallowers of Time."

Get directions at :

9)Also in October: "The 2nd Annual Ol’ Front Porch Music Festival is coming up on Saturday, October 17 with music starting at 11a and running til 4p on the porches."; For still more information, contact Leigh Price at

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10) On-going for a while:

Also in UK "the BBC’s work in classical music must be protected," by buying tickets for 8 GBP to attend the "Proms" classical music events sponsored by BBC. "This year the Proms, where I heard three solid concerts this past weekend and three more earlier last week, is spread over eight weeks and features 76 major concerts at the Royal Albert Hall. Every performance is broadcast online and on the national classical station, BBC Radio 3, and many are shown on television."

11) Also, on the 9th of Sept Queen Elizabeth II celebrated the title longest Reigning Monarch and there is much about that in the news. I am posting some sites for you to see those photos: has many photos QEII One Press photo for each yr of QEII reign : About me Gloria who creates this blog as a public service

This is a personal logo for me that I made using a computer graphics program on one of my computers.

This is one of my photos of the U S flag I photographed on walkabout to remind all I am a U S citizen with all civil liberties including freedom of Press, freedom to worship THE LORD GOD, and freedom to associate with whomever I want or not to associate with those GOD labels "abomination" and freedom to protest governments.

 This is my hand on one of my christian cross necklaces in selfie from 2014 to remind all that I am Southern Baptist Christian and do not make nor worship images of GOD, and do not bow down to any idol or man-made thing in keeping with GOD's commandment in Exodus chapter 20. Also, my hand looks red because I was in strain trying to photograph my hand outstretched and keep camera still. I am a white woman, see selfies of me on other blogs of mine.  20:13, KJV.

You can see more of the art and photos I create on these blogs of mine and I have updated most of these in the past week with art I made. Each is different:; most recent ethnic series sketch I drew and painted of Scotsman with bagpipe:; includes the online story that I wrote and illustrated and want to publish into a book ; simple cartoons that I made; pencil drawings I made of stages of human development

and other sites and blogs that I create.

Copyright notice: As always this blog and all content on it, is created exclusively by me Gloria Poole in Missouri but born in the state of Georgia; and it belongs exclusively to me Gloria Poole, RN, artist in Missouri and I own all rights to it. I do not have a son, and I have only 2 grown daughters named Jennifer and Leigh who also have minor children of their own. Copyright notice : This blog and all content, all words, all photos and all art on it were created and posted by me Gloria Poole , RN, artist of Missouri and Georgia. Usually I sign the art I create as simply Gloria since that is my first name I was born with; but on pencil drawings I often also sign my born with surname of Poole. I am also known on the web and in real life as Gloria; Gloria Poole; Gloria J Poole; Gloria Poole, RN, artist; and on the web as : gloriapoole; gloria-poole; gloria.poole; Ms Gloria Poole; gloriapoole.RN; gloriapoole_RN; gloriapooleRN at yahoo; gloria0817; gpoole817; artist-gloriapoole; gloriapoole-paintings; artist-gloria; Poole,Gloria; gloriapoole1749; and other variations of my real, born with, and legal name of Gloria Poole. For the record, I am a white,single-again, twice divorced, Southern Baptist, born again, Christian, woman and the mother of only two "children" who are grown daughters who are named Jennifer and Leigh. I am also a prolife activist, blogger, artist in all mediums; photographer for my own purposes, Registered Nurse with a license in Missouri but before that for most of my life in the state of Georgia, U.S. citizen born in the state of Georgia; University of Georgia alum, Georgia Baptist College of Nursing alum, writer, illustrator, author. This blog may not be downloaded, nor copied individually or collectively as a whole; nor have domains forwarded to it that do not belong to me, nor may the photos or art on it be reproduced or saved to disk by anyone . Repeat for emphasis: I create all content on this blog and I, Gloria Poole, own all rights to this blog collectively and individually as single posts. All telephones listed on this account belong to me and are in my apartment in Missouri or in my possession at all times. Some of my numbers are wired, landline telephones and some are mobile phones. This blog and all blogs that I create and that contain my words I wrote and or art I made and signed and or photos that I photographed belong exclusively to me Gloria Poole, of Missouri and Georgia. Copyright. Gloria Poole / Gloria / gloriapoole /gloria-poole /gloria.poole/ Ms Gloria Poole/ Poole Gloria / G-L-O-R-I-A / gloriapoole1749 at my own private apt in Missouri which is not shared with anyone and neither is my equipment nor phones shared with anyone, and neither is my isp account shared with anyone which means no one is authorized to log into any account of mine anywhere but me. . Gloria Poole, RN, artist; at my apt in Missouri on 13th Sept 2015 at 4:58pm.