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Upcoming Music Events

Stories Wrapped in String: Elephants!
 
Saturday, April 30, 10-11 am
William Harris Lee & Co.
1138 Central Avenue, Wilmette
847-920-9445
www.whlee.com

Stories Wrapped in String will be presented by The Lucky Trikes every last Saturday of the month all year from 10-11 am at William Harris Lee & Company's shop in downtown Wilmette. 
The Lucky Trikes are Deirdre Harrison as story teller and on uke, Kyle Price as composer and on percussion, plus a third special guest on viola, violin, cello or bass each month. The musical story series features improvised and classical music accompanying award-winning stories and original songs. 
In April, double bass player Dorothea Boyle and mandolin and guitar player Peter Maunu will make guest appearances.  Visitors can see the luthier shop and try instruments after each session.
Snacks!  Free and open to the public.
We recommend grabbing coffee from The Rock House just three doors down!

 
Wilmette Community Band @ Wilmette Historical Museum
Outdoor Concert, Sunday, May 1, 11:00 am - noon
Wilmette Historical Museum 
609 Ridge Road, Wilmette
 
Free Family Event for the Community
 
Enjoy family-friendly fun at two Village sites: the Museum and the Police Station   Open House from 11 am - 2 pm
Follow the music from the Wilmette Community Band and come inside the Museum to play a fun game of “Wilmette Bingo.”  Take a self-guided tour of favorite exhibits, or step inside the original 1896 jail cell.  Get a hot dog at the Police Department’s Open House across the street and get a cookie for dessert at the Museum!  Bring your own camera to capture the kids in jail or posing with early farm equipment at the Museum, and take kids’ "mug shots" at the Police Station.  Other special guests will include a bomb squad, the US Coast Guard, a canine unit, and more. 
For more information, visit the Historical Museum’s website at www.wilmettehistory.org or call the Museum at (847) 853-7666 or the Police Department at (847) 256-1200.
 

 
 
Canzonetta Youth String Chamber Orchestra
Hilel Kagan, Conductor and Artistic Director
Helia Schramm, Artistic Director
Spring Concert: Tuesday, May 3 @ 7:00 pm (free)
Wilmette Community Recreation Center Auditorium
3000 Glenview Rd., Wilmette (corner of Skokie Blvd. and Glenview Rd.)
For Information contact Canzonettayouth@aol.com or Helia Schramm at 847-328-0570.
 

 
 
Stories Wrapped in String: Green Things!
Saturday, May 28, 10-11 am
William Harris Lee & Co.
1138 Central Avenue, Wilmette
847-920-9445
www.whlee.com

Stories Wrapped in String will be presented by The Lucky Trikes every last Saturday of the month all year from 10-11 am at William Harris Lee & Company's shop in downtown Wilmette. 
The Lucky Trikes are Deirdre Harrison as story teller and on uke, Kyle Price as composer and on percussion, plus a third special guest on viola, violin, cello or bass each month. The musical story series features improvised and classical music accompanying award-winning stories and original songs. 
The guest artist for May is Zach Moore on bass.  Visitors can see the luthier shop and try instruments after each session.
Snacks!  Free and open to the public.
We recommend grabbing coffee from The Rock House just three doors down!

 
Mark Your Calendars!
Wilmette Community Band Spring Concert
"Music Is For All Ages"
Dr. David Fodor, Conductor 
Friday, June 3 at 7:30 pm
Trinity Lutheran Church 
3637 Golf Rd 
Evanston, IL 60203
 
 
 
 
 

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