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Music festival coming to Madras

The Madras Traditional Music Festival, sponsored by the Jefferson County Cultural Coalition, will highlight performances by local area musicians from 2 to 5 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 5, at the Jefferson County Library annex.
   A variety of traditional Americana music styles will be featured, with all proceeds going to benefit the library's Rodriguez Annex at 134 S.E. E St., Madras.
   Entertainers will include The Mud Springs Gospel Band, Queen Lorene and the Skillet Lickers, solo guitarist and singer Ted Viramonte, solo guitarist, singer Jerome Beesley, and special guest band from Bend, Bamboom!
   The library endowment board will offer food and drink for sale in the basement of the annex during the event.
   Advance tickets are $10 per person, or $30 per family and can be purchased at the library. Tickets at the door (if available) will be $15 per person.