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American Roots-style band to play Sept. 5

Published: Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 12:08 a.m. CDT • Updated: Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 12:12 a.m. CDT

RINGWOOD – A live concert will feature a combination of old time country, folk, bluegrass and country blues.

Cheryl Niemo and the Down Home Boys will perform from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 5 on the back patio of the Lost Valley Visitor Center in Glacial Park, Route 31 and Harts Road in Ringwood.

This local band plays American Roots music spanning the decades from 1865 through the present and features the sounds of guitar, mandolin, fiddle and stand-up bass.

Attendees can bring a picnic dinner or dessert and a lawn chair. Glass containers are not allowed.

In case of inclement weather, concerts will be moved indoors. The site closes at 9 p.m.

Registration is not required.

For information, call the Prairieview Education Center at 815-479-5779 or visit the McHenry County Conservation District's website at www.MCCDistrict.org.

- Northwest Herald

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