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Martinez Social Club has changed since 1912 opening


Martinez Social Club has changed since 1912 opening
The dance floor of the Martinez Social Club, built in 1912, has been called one of the best in the state by visiting bands, according to Rosalie Mikolajczyk, the club’s manager.


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Wilson County News
July 18, 2007
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A long time ago, in the hamlet of Martinez, Mr. Lieck had a daughter who was about to be married. Finding no hall nearby in which to hold the wedding reception, he and some others in their community built one themselves. After his daughter’s wedding, Mr. Lieck invited friends and neighbors to use the building for their own celebrations, and the Martinez Social Club was born.  . . .

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DONNA MOORE GOTT  
SAN ANTONIO  
February 15, 2015 8:41am
 
This is a great place to go but would be nice if the dance schedule could be found on a web site.

 
Dennis and Lorna Brown  
Big Lake Mn.  
July 25, 2009 9:48pm
 
We look so forward to getting back to our Winter home and dancing at the Social Club. We just love it there. The entertainment is great and the people that come to dance are some of the nicest people we have ever met!! Can't... More ›

 
Allan Adamson  
Whitehouse Tennessee  
June 22, 2009 4:28pm
 
B the way ,our e-mail address is latisha16@bellsouth.net

 
Allan Adamson  
Whitehouse , Tennessee  
June 22, 2009 4:24pm
 
My wife and I came to a dance about a year ago this past march. My uncle took us there and we really enjoyed it. His name is Bob Collins. It's a beautiful dance hall. We sure wish ours was the size of yalls. We go to the Longhollow... More ›

 
Patricia Fabela  
Kirby Texas  
June 18, 2008 3:20pm
 
It sounds great and relaxing, would like to join with my family, is this possible and if so how much is it?

 
Patricia Fabela  
Kirby Texas  
June 18, 2008 3:18pm
 
Would be interesterd in joining the club what do we have to do?.

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