The South Skunk Blues Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving and cultivating Blues music. The Society promotes public performance opportunities for Blues artists, and seeks to increase the exposure to and appreciation of Blues music by the general public. CULTURAL CAPITAL IN ACTION!

South Skunk  Blues Society • P.O. Box 951 • Newton, IA 50208 • skunkblues@windstream.net • Info: 641-840-0972 (Elaine Mattingly, President)

Est. 1992

​Interested in becoming a member,

sponsor, Advertiser or volunteer?​

Contact us at: skunkblues@windstream.net

Many thanks to our corporate sponsors


Newton Holiday Inn Express - Newton  http://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/reservation

Relics Antique Store located in Newton - http:\\www.relicsllc.com

The Arts Connection  - Newton
VFW, Men’s Auxiliary Club Post 1655  - Newton
Vern's Garage, (Specialist Cut & Color), Newton   
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2j1mkMKBSqA     https://www.facebook.com/pages/Verns-Garage-Dedicated-to-the-Mechanics-of-Hair/219896524752448
Jasper County Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans:
 http://www.lutheransonline.com/servlet/lo_ProcServ/dbpage=page&mode=display&gid=00018000001064233176747118
Barney's  - Newton      
 http://www.barneysinc.com/
Riggs Printing – Newton
 http://www.riggsprinting.com/
Blue Moon BBQ and Cadillac Jacks in Baxter     
https://www.facebook.com/cadillac.jacks.3
Side Tracks Tap  - Kellogg      

The Vernon Company  - Newton   
http://www.vernoncompany.com/
I 80 Farms  - Colfax   
http://i80farms.com/
Conner’s Cardinal Corner – Newton
Dickerson Mechanical – Colfax & Altoona      
http://www.dickersonmechanical.com/ 
Wallace Family Funeral Home – Newton        
http://www.wallacefamilyfuneralhome.com/ 
The Dental Practice – Newton   http://www.newtoncosmeticdentist.com/  
Woythaler Insurance – Newton  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Woythaler-Insurance-orp/347021441996912     http://www.wins-corp.com/
Newton Hy-Vee  
http://hy-vee.com/stores/detail.aspx?s=112
Iowa Portable Toilet Services – Kellogg
Colfax Tractor Parts Inc. -Colfax   
http://www.colfaxtractorparts.com/ 



​​​​South Skunk Blues Society

UP NEXT—

IOWA BLUES CHALLENGE

BAND PRELIM COMPETITION 

​Sunday, July 9, 2017 • 1:00 p.m.

​At Oakland Acres Club Bar & Grill (west of Grinnell on Hwy 6)

Complete Iowa Blues Challenge information and entry forms available at:
www.cibs.org

25th Annual Bowlful of Blues

SUNDAY • SEPTEMBER 3, 2017 • Maytag Park • Newton, Iowa • Noon - 10pm

Gates open 11:00 a.m. • $25 advance, $30 at gate • 15 & Under free with parent

THANK YOU—

Many ongoing thanks to Iowa Public Radio, Bob Dorr, and KFMG-Radio for consistent and enthusiastic support of the blues in all its flavors through our Iowa airwaves. LISTEN and ENJOY!

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