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TRINA JANURA's CALENDAR MENU OF PARTY THEMES...
It's a sampler platter of songs and a teaser of tasty tidbits to whet your appetite!

NEW YEAR  CELEBRATION! The BEST OF TIMES!  ON A WONDERFUL DAY LIKE TODAY I'm SO EXCITED; THE BEST IS YET TO COME!  GET READY for TOMORROW!
CHINESE NEW YEAR**I'll take you on a SLOW BOAT TO CHINA,  pass out fortune cookies,  read  your horoscopes, have a dragon parade, and do some KUNG FU FIGHTING.
MARTIN LUTHER KING*There's no IMPOSSIBLE DREAM!.  AIN'T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH!.  ACCENTUATE THE POSITIVE and CLIMB EVERY MOUNTAIN!
VALENTINE'S DAY**I JUST CALLED TO SAY I LOVE YOU,  so LET ME CALL YOU SWEETHEART!  Nothing but L-O-V-E songs,  MY FUNNY VALENTINE!  KISS!
PRESIDENTS' DAY**From tricorn with plume to stovepipe tophat... I'm the YANKEE DOODLE girl dressed as Uncle Sam, playing my fife,  along with 76 TROMBONES!
SADIE HAWKINS DAY*February 29 is the day the girls ask the boys &  I'm CRAZY for a shotgun wedding. A wacky yee-haw kind of country party.   Only once every 4 years!!
ST. PATRICK'S DAY**Irish jigs, wearin' of the green & lots of blarney from your WILD IRISH ROSE!  Begosh & Begorrah,  TORALORALORA!   IRISH EYES ARE SMILIN.
MARDI GRAS**Dixieland, ragtime, zydeco,  and all the favorites of Bourbon Street. We all wear masks & I toss beads & coins.  Get's wild & crazy!  ROCKABYE YOUR BABY!
SPRING FLING**BLUE SKIES & the RED ROBIN sings OH, WHAT A BEAUTIFUL MORNIN!     ZING WENT THE STRINGS OF MY HEART! JOY TO THE WORLD!
APRIL FOOLS**Well, this is just plain nuts.  Anything goes.  And we all can wear one of my crazy hats.  AND no more APRIL SHOWERS,  just fun.  Let's tell some jokes.
EASTER***I'm dressed as a rabbit, but soon change into Sunday dress,parasol and one of my bonnets .   I bring hats for everyone as we have an EASTER PARADE!
MOTHER'S DAY**MY GIRL...MAMA...you're the WIND BENEATH MY WINGS!   The birds are singing for ME & MY GAL.  Why?   BECAUSE YOU LOVED ME.
MEMORIAL DAY**I pass out flags and honor the residents and their spouses who served in the different branches of the armed forces.  ANCHORS, AWEIGH!
FLAG DAY***The GRAND OLD FLAGs  are passed out again.  STARS & STRIPES FOREVER!  THIS IS FLAG WAVING, so DON'T RAIN ON MY PARADE!
SUMMERTIME**Roll out those LAZY HAZY CRAZY DAYS of the GOOD OLD  SUMMERTIME and the livin is easy...and HOT HOT HOT! Beach & B-B-Q songs.
FATHER'S DAY**I'm DADDY'S LITTLE GIRL.  PAPA, CAN YOU HEAR ME?   OH MY PAPA!   DADDY'S HOME today!    I'm a COAL MINER'S DAUGHTER.
JULY 4TH***I'm Uncle Sam with the flags and parades  again! From THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER to GOD BLESS AMERICA...THE BEAUTIFUL!
LABOR DAY**SHE WORKS HARD FOR THE MONEY!   From 9 TO 5!  Let's see what were the resident's jobs?  Well, I'VE BEEN WORKING ON THE RAILROAD!
GRANDPARENTS' DAY*Great singalongs from the '20's and '30s.  We'll get THAT OLD GANG OF MINE to sing HEART OF MY HEART and MELANCHOLY BABY!
SEPTEMBER 11**FROM A DISTANCE,   HE'S GOT  THE WHOLE WORLD IN HIS HANDS.  YOU'LL NEVER WALK ALONE.   WE ARE THE WORLD.
AUTUMN***THE AUTUMN LEAVES in the ORANGE COLORED SKY fall TENDERLY,  &  AUTUMN IN NY, NY is the best!    I love SEPTEMBER!
COLUMBUS DAY**ARRIVERDERCI, ROMA!   THAT'S AMORE!   Let's TARANTELLA  and  MAMBO ITALIANO  in  A WHOLE NEW WORLD!    AMERICA!
OKTOBERFEST**WILKOMEN!!  Let's POLKA and  DRINK, DRINK, DRINK at the CABARET  to the SOUND OF MUSIC!  I'm the HAPPY WANDERER!
HALLOWEEN**I'm Vampira, the PHANTOM OF THE OPERA!  I've got WITCHCRAFT,  OLD BLACK MAGIC, and LOVE POTION #9.   It's a THRILLER!  boo!
VETERAN'S DAY**The flags go out again.  GOD BLESS THE USA!   And  the BOOGIE WOOGIE BUGLE BOY!     LET THERE BE PEACE ON EARTH.
THANKSGIVING**OVER THE RIVER & THROUGH THE WOODS,  WE GATHER TOGETHER.   THAT'S WHAT FRIENDS ARE FOR!    WE ARE FAMILY!
WINTERTIME**LET IT SNOW,  & we'll SLEIGHRIDE in a WINTER WONDERLAND.  BABY, IT'S COLD OUTSIDE, but I'VE GOT MY LOVE TO KEEP ME WARM!
HANUKAH**SHALOM!  Light the menora, sing the DREYDLE SONG and dance to the happy horas.   LA HEIM!!   It's TRADITION!
CHRISTMAS**I'm a Christmas Tree, then an elf, ringing my sleighbells as we sing along all the Yuletide carols, then dance around the tree.  FELICE NAVIDAD!
NEW YEAR'S EVE**TONIGHT! Countdown with party horns!  OH, WHAT A NIGHT!   THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES  of  AULD LANG SYNE.    THOSE WERE THE DAYS!
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AROUND THE USA**Take a trip on  ROUTE 66 on COUNTRY ROADS, & we'll CHATTANOOGA CHOO-CHOO...from GEORGIA to KANSAS CITY  to NY,  NY!*
AROUND THE WORLD*A sampler of songs and costumes and props from a dozen countries and their traditions.    I can focus on ANY particular country you like!
BARBERSHOP**HELLO, MY BABY!   SWEET ADELINE!    PUT ON YOUR SUNDAY CLOTHES, and  Sing along with Mitch Miller & THE MUSIC MAN!
BIG BAND 40'S**I'm STEPPIN OUT WITH MY BABY, swingin' with Glenn Miller,  Benny Goodman,  Harry James,  the Duke, the Count, and  the big band singers!
BIRTHDAY PARTIES**Make your wish to the SANDMAN as I jump out from my huge cake!  IT HAD TO BE YOU!  You're UNFORGETTABLE!    I take your song requests.
BROADWAY**ANNIE, CABARET, CAROUSEL, STATE FAIR, SOUND OF MUSIC, GREASE, LA CAGE, PHANTOM, OKLAHOMA, SHOWBOAT, WESTSIDE STORY, DREAMGIRLS...
CANDY DAY**LOOK!!  ICE CREAM MAN! 
the CANDYMAN! GOOD SHIP LOLLIPOP!   THIS KISS...  SUGAR, SUGAR!   LET ME CALL YOU SWEETHEART!
CARIBBEAN**DAY-0!   Steel Drums,  Harry Belfonte,  calypso,  reggae,  RUM AND COKA COLA  and all the favorite island songs.  We be jammin now, mon.
CINCO DE MAYO**I'm Chiquita Banana, then Carmen Miranda in the TUTTI FRUITI HAT!  We do the CONGA with maracas at the COPA,  do the Mexican Hat Dance & go to a bullfight!
CIRCUS***I'm a clown (What's new?) with big top music...OR... it's WATERMELON WEATHER at the STATE FAIR...IT'S A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING!
COUNTRY-WESTERN**Hog-calling, yodeling, & the CHICKEN DANCE . From Patsy Cline to Shania Twain!  We all act out OLD MACDONALD's FARM in a CRAZY way!
CRUISE TO NOWHERE*We take a SEA CRUISE on the LOVE BOAT.  It's the SEA OF LOVE... from CAPE COD to CAPE MAY to KOKOMO...DON'T ROCK THE BOAT!
CRAZY HAT DAY**I've collected some doozies, and I build a show of songs around them.   Then the residents each wear one for the camera!   I need a truck to lug them all in!
DISCO***I  LOVE THE NIGHTLIFE! We're STAYIN' ALIVE as we HUSTLE with NIGHT FEVER at the DISCO INFERNO in our polyesterbellbottoms! Staff must join in!
DISNEY***BE OUR GUEST! WHISTLE A HAPPY TUNE!  I'm Minnie Mouse, singing everything from  A to ZIPADEEDOODAH to WISH UPON A STAR!
FASHION SHOW**Everyone gets involved with their creations.... sporty, eveningwear, most original....PRETTY WOMAN,  I'M TOO SEXY......From VENUS  to VOGUE to VA-VA VOOM!
FLAMINGO DAY**WEAR PINK!!!!!!   HONOR BREAST CANCER AWARENESS.   All things girly and pink.  And  yes,  I dress as a flamingo.
FLOWER POWER**PEACE, man! Groovy baby! Granny glasses and bellbottoms . AQUARIUS,  JOY TO THE WORLD,  BUTTERCUP,  I GOT YOU, BABE....the 60's!
GOING BANANAS**I change words of normal songs.... FUNKYTOWN is Monkeytown..  OH SUZANNA is Oh, Banana.  More fun than a barrel of monkees...very yellow; hardly mellow.
HAPPY HOMEMAKER **Thankyou, Cathy at Vincentian for this great idea, because with apron and rolling pin, I AM WOMAN...that's W-O-M-A-N!  MY  GIRL needs R-E-S-P-E-C-T!
 
ITALIAN DAY**VOLARE!  OH MARIE!  FUNICULI, FUNICULA & TARANTELLA!  From Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra to Perry Como Andrea Boccelli.   Now,  THAT'S AMORE!!
JAZZ CLUB** I AIN'T MISBEHAVIN  in  ALEXANDER'S RAGTIME BAND.   I'm a SATIN DOLL with 1930's and 40's swing,  be-bop,  jive & ALL THAT JAZZ.
KARAOKE PARTY**Hundreds of songs for the residents to sing.  They can read the lyrics from my TV monitor or your own big screen TV and use  my cordless mic.
LAS VEGAS**LUCK BE A LADY TONIGHT!  From Elvis to the Rat Pack to the Gambler and all the stars of  the strip, past and present.   VIVA LAS VEGAS, BABY!
LUAU***ALOHA! THIS IS THE MOMENT...a hula contest ... grass skirts, ELVIS,  leis &  conga lines.   I bring out the bubble machine for  Don Ho & TINY BUBBLES!
MOCK WEDDING* *We pick a  bridal party & go thru all of the fun traditions...We cut the cake, do the ethnic dances; even throw the garter!   Perhaps a real couple renew their vows.
NIGHT AT THE OPERA*We get high brow with classical pieces, and  information that I impart about the composers and works of the day.  It's music appreciation class, with performances!
PAJAMA PARTY**SWEET DREAMS!  We wear our PJs & see who has the funniest slippers.  I'LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS, DREAMLOVER! GOODNIGHT,IRENE!
PIRATES***YO-HO!  From Penzance to the Caribbean, I'm a swashbuckling  pirate with parrot or a wench giving out tattoos,  searching for treasure and Johnny Depp.
POLKA DOT DAY**We all wear polkadots....POLKAS and POLKA DOTS AND MOONBEAMS.  This is a spontaneous day.  Make it your own with your ideas.
RAGS TO RICHES**I was a SECOND HAND ROSE,  but now I'm your DREAMGIRL!    IF MY FRIENDS COULD SEE ME NOW!   WOULDN'T IT BE LOVERLY?
RED HAT SOCIETY** With pink, red and purple attire (of course hats and boas for the girls...) I salute the ladies with the best of my Mother's Day, May Day, and Happy Homemaker shows!
ROARING TWENTIES**I'm a flapper & you're the bees knees! 23-skidoo! Raccoon coats! MAME...Let's do the CHARLESTON and the VARSITY DRAG!  AIN'T WE GOT FUN!
SOCK HOP***Poodle skirts and saddle shoes....Elvis and doowop....from Chuck Berry to GREASE!   Let's ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK at the BANDSTAND!
SPACE***We dress like aliens (a contest?).... I'm captain Kook and we go to the final frontier.  To the moon, Alice! FLY ME TO THE MOON!   THERE'S A MOON OUT TONIGHT!
TOGA PARTY**We all dress in bedsheets & eat grapes. ZORBA the GREEK & line dancing as I throw down (paper) plates & WALK LIKE AN EGYPTIAN. Some ANIMAL HOUSE, too.
UNDER THE SEA**I'm the little mermaid, with songs about the sea, and  BEYOND THE SEA... from TITANIC  to  JAWS.   SAILING, SAILING in my YELLOW SUBMARINE.
WINE AND CHEESE**THE DAYS OF WINE AND CHEESES....FROM THE VINE CAME THE GRAPE...RED, RED WINE...I heard it thru the GRAPEVINE...Ah, cheese!
WIZARD OF OZ**I act out the movie with actual audio clips and crazy props.  Folks can dress like the scarecrow, lion, tinman, witch, or Dorothy.  I'm the great and powerful OZ.
         
*These menu themes are very flexible. I can tailor them to your special desires.  Feel free to ask.!!  And I'm always open to new ideas.  
*My current favorites are MARDI GRAS (mid Jan to Ash Wed)...St. PATTY'S... SPRING FLING & EASTER (Mar-Apr)...CINCO DE MAYO (May)...
   4th of JULY/SUMMER....LUAUs (Aug)...OKTOBERFEST(mid-Sept to Mid-Oct)...HALLOWEEN (last half Oct)...THANKSGIVING & CHRISTMAS
*I use costumes & props most of the time.  In many shows I have giveaways. 
But if you don't want costumes, props, giveaways and themes, and you just want me to sing.....
          JUST WANT A REGULAR PARTY WITH NO APPETIZERS OR DESERTS?
....I CAN DO THAT!