SAW (The Songwriters Association of Washington at www.saw.org/ ) will be having one of its Springfield, VA Open Mics next Saturday 09/08/2007 at 730 PM, Free, at the Kings Park Community Room until 1100 PM. Please get there early by around 630 PM for best slots as this collegial open mic is one of the best in the area. The shopping center is located at the Corner of Braddock and Burke Lake Roads, contains a CVS,Subway Sandwich Shop, a Caribou Coffee, and a Giant. The entrance to the Community room is located between the Hunan West Chinese Restaurant at 8938 Burke Lake Road and the Cricket Box Gift shop. A sound system is provided, as are refreshments.This is a songwriters open mic so original material is STRONGLY supported (but not necessarily required). Open mic will also be held there on the Second Saturdays of the month October 13th and November 10th.
Also, please consider coming to the acoustic Electric Maid Open Mic that restarts on Monday night September 10th at 730 PM at the Electric Maid Community Living Room, 268 Carroll Street,NW, Washington, DC 20012, between Friedrich's Dry Cleaners and the Seekers Church, across from the 7-11 and less than one block from the Takoma Park Metro Station.