Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Have a great time... WIN A GUITAR!

2nd Annual M is for Music: Benefit & Concert

On Sunday, December 9, 2012, at the historic Elk's Lodge - 2255 Santa Clara in Alameda (94501), The Phillips Academy (a Children's Learning Center [CLC] school) will host the 2nd annual "M is for Music" Benefit & Concert. The event begins at 4PM, doors open at 3:30PM.

Once again, award-winning Bay Area Blues artist Tommy Castro and the Painkillers ( will rock the stage, with opening performances by The General, and our "house band," Ear to the Ground.

Along with palette pleasing foods, the event will feature nearly 50 highly-anticipated prize drawings & silent auction items, donated by Bay Area organizations and businesses in an effort to raise the $20,000 toward the much-needed mobile computer lab.

Prize drawings and silent auction items include everything from MOVIE TICKETS to a FENDER STRAT, SIGNED BY TOMMY CASTRO!!!

A 501c3, The Phillips Academy/CLC is a community school whose mission is to provide students who need more educational and emotional support a more positive environment in which to learn. Through collaboration with our families and the referring school districts, The Phillips Academy/CLC strives to enhance the quality of students' lives and enable them to reach their full potential in society.

Tickets are $35.  Beginning Friday, September 28, 2012, AVAILABLE ONLINE:

Also available in-person at The Phillips Academy Middle/High School Campus
(1910 Central Ave, Alameda 94501).

Band Photo by Dana Curley