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Events Around Town

Sunnyside Up
Saturday, September 24, 2022 from 11am-1pm
at Elim Christian Services Dutchfest - 13020 Central Ave, Crestwood, IL

We are excited to be partnering with Navy Pier again this year for their Chicago Live performance festival!
Check out...
Nikki O'Neill on Saturday, September 24, 2022 from 3 - 3:30pm at the Lake Stage
AND participate in a square dance session with
The Silver Trotters Sunday, September 25, 2022 from 1 -2pm at the Wave Wall Stage

Victoria Djembe and Friends - West African Rhythms
Wednesday, September 28, 2022 from 4 - 4:45pm
at the Whitney Young Branch of the Chicago Public Library - 415 E 79th St.

Chris Corsale - Pop Music Train
Wednesday, September 28, 2022 from 6 - 6:45pm
at the McKinley Park Branch of the Chicago Public Library - 1915 W 35th St.

Taylor - West African Rhythms
Saturday, October 1, 2022 from 11 - 11:45am
at the Uptown Branch of the Chicago Public Library - 929 W Buena

We are so happy to be partnering again with the Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce to bring some wonderful entertainment to Apple Fest 2022 on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2! Head on up to the Square for all the yummy things our Midwestern fall has to offer, and say hi to our teaching artists playing the Kid Zone Stage and busking in Giddings Plaza all weekend!
View the schedule online for a full list of performances.

Mr. Nick Davio
Sunday, October 2, 2022 from 11am - 1:40pm
at Indian Boundary Park & Cultural Center - 2500 W Lunt
for Harvest Fest

Barb Silverman
Friday, October 7, 2022 from 1-4pm
at Chicago Botanic Garden for their Fall Festival & Bulb Sale!
1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe, IL

Chris Walz
Friday, October 8, 2022 from 1-4pm
at Chicago Botanic Garden for their Fall Festival & Bulb Sale!
1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe, IL

Shannon Mustard
Friday, October 9, 2022 from 1-4pm
at Chicago Botanic Garden for their Fall Festival & Bulb Sale!
1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe, IL

Bill Brickey
Saturday, October 8, 2022 from 10 - 10:30am
at Wilmette Public Library - 1242 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL
*Kids & Families

Colby Maddox and Chris Walz - Bluegrass & Beyond
Saturday, October 15, 2022 from 11 - 11:45am
at the Blackstone Branch of the Chicago Public Library - 4904 S Lake Park Ave

Colby Maddox and Chris Walz - Bluegrass & Beyond
Saturday, October 15, 2022 from 2 - 2:45pm
at the Wrightwood-Ashburn Branch of the Chicago Public Library - 8530 S Kedzie

Paul Kaye - Blues in the Afternoon
Saturday, October 15, 2022 from 1 - 1:45pm
at the Legler Branch of the Chicago Public Library - 115 S Pulaski

Mars Caulton
Friday, October 21, 2022 from 11 - 11:45am
at The Field Museum - 1400 S Lake Shore Drive
for an Undernight Event!
*Kids & Families

Joshua Guy & Mark Steele - Bluegrass & Beyond
Saturday, October 22, 2022 from 3 - 3:45pm
at the Mayfair Branch of the Chicago Public Library - 4400 W Lawrence

Jonas Friddle
Sunday, October 23, 2022 from 4-6pm
at Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Concert Hall
2330 N Halsted, Chicago, IL
as part of Lakeshore Symphony Orchestra presents: Among Good Folk

Luciano Antonio Duo - Brazilian Jazz
Monday, October 24, 2022 from 6 - 6:45pm
at the West Lawn Branch of the Chicago Public Library - 4020 W 63rd St.

Colby Maddox - Bluegrass & Beyond
Saturday, October 29, 2022 from 1 - 1:45pm
at the Edgewater Branch of the Chicago Public Library - 6000 N Broadway.

Mr. Nick Davio
Saturday, November 5, 2022 from 10 - 10:30am
at Wilmette Public Library - 1242 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL
*Kids & Families

Luciano Antonio Duo - Brazilian Jazz
Wednesday, November 16, 2022 from 6 - 6:45pm
at the Portage-Cragin Branch of the Chicago Public Library - 5108 W Belmont

Mr. Nick Davio
Wednesday, November 23, 2022 from 10:30 - 11am
at the Skokie Public Library - 5214 Oakton St, Skokie, IL
*Kids & Families

Rob Newhouse
Wednesday, November 23, 2022 from 10 - 10:30am
at Wilmette Public Library - 1242 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL
*Kids & Families

Tisa Batchelder
Saturday, December 10, 2022 from 10 - 10:30am
at Wilmette Public Library - 1242 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL
*Kids & Families

Julie Helenius
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 from 10 - 10:30am
at Eastgate Branch Library - 1242 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL
*Kids & Families

Renée Nanzer
Friday, January 6, 2023 from 11 - 11:45am
at Wilmette Public Library - 1115 Eastgate Drive, Algonquin, IL
*Kids & Families

Julie Helenius
Tuesday, January 17, 2023 from 4:30 - 5:15pm
at Thomas Ford Memorial Library - 800 Chestnut St, Western Springs, IL
*Kids & Families

Bill Brickey
Friday, February 24, 2023 from 3:30 - 4:15pm
at Indian Prairie Public Library - 401 Plainfield Road, Darien, IL for a Soul Sing-a-Long!
*Kids & Families

Plus, enjoy special performances by your favorite Wiggleworms Teaching Artists at Navy Pier and Gallagher Way all season long!