THE SOCIAL

Welcome to "The Social!" On the first and third Friday each month September through June, Old Town School hosts workshop-style social events – lectures, listening talks, dances, singalongs, and play-alongs – with faculty and visiting artists.

Fri. March 31, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM · 4545 N Lincoln Ave
THE SOCIAL - Songs of the Women’s Movement with Kristin Lems

Celebrate Women’s History Month by singing and playing the songs of the 1970s Women’s Movement with acclaimed local singer songwriter and founder of the National Women’s Music Festival, Kristin Lems. Kristin will sing and teach the defining songs of the Movement by artists like Malvina Reynolds, Peggy Seeger, Cris Williamson, Holly Near, and some of her own! Hear historical and personal anecdotes from this dynamic time of struggle and change. Bring an instrument or bring your voice. Open to all ages and levels.

Open to All

$15 ($10 members)

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Fri. April 21, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM · 4545 N Lincoln Ave
THE SOCIAL - Best Songs of TV and Film II with Dan Fulkerson

Join Dan Fulkerson to learn to play some of those TV and film songs that are always stuck in your head. He’ll share selections from “Cheers,” “The Jeffersons,” “Good Times,” “Wonder Woman,” and much more!

Open to All

$15 ($10 members)

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Fri. April 28, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM · 4545 N Lincoln Ave
THE SOCIAL - Barn Dance! with Paul Tyler

Join the Fiddle Club of the World for a Barn Dance! Square dances for all, with fun calls and friendly instruction by Paul Tyler. Music by the Fiddle Club Orchestra. No experience or partner necessary. Bring your friends.

Open to All

$10 ($10 members)

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Fri. May 05, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM · 4545 N Lincoln Ave
THE SOCIAL - Springtime Beatles with Tommi Zender

Join us to sing and play songs by the Fab Four, lead by Old Town School teaching artist Tommi Zender. Participants will take home a packet of Beatles songs, along with selected 70’s solo-Beatles bonus tracks mixed in. Get out out of the house, meet people, and play music...It’s spring!

Open to All

$15 ($10 members)

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The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000