Wilmette Public Library

1242 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette

‘Common Knowledge’ Concert:  Harp & Guitar Duo

Friday, Dec. 14, 7:00-9:00 pm, Auditorium 

‘Common Knowledge’ is a Chicago-based harp and guitar duo who blend jazz, classical, Brazilian and contemporary music. Harpist Michael Maganuco and guitarist Alex Sokol have performed at venues across the Chicagoland area including The Chicago Botanic Garden, Michigan Shores Club, and the Museum of Broadcast Communications.

Wilmette Community Band

Holiday Concert

Dr. David Fodor, Conductor

Friday, Dec. 14, 7:30-8:30 pm

Trinity Lutheran Church 

3637 Golf Rd., Evanston

  • A Christmas Festival
  • One Torch, Two Women, Three Ships, and Men Rejoicing
  • Three Christmas Songs
  • Carol of the Drum
  • Do You Hear What I Hear? 
  • Holiday Sing-a-Long
  • Irving Berlin’s Christmas – with the Trinity Lutheran Church Choirs
  • Halleluiah Chorus – with the Trinity Lutheran Church Choirs

Stories Wrapped in String

Saturday, December 15, 10-11 am

William Harris Lee & Co.
1138 Central Avenue, Wilmette

‘Stories Wrapped in String’ is presented by The Lucky Trikes the fourth Saturday morning each month all year from 10-11 am at William Harris Lee & Company’s shop in downtown Wilmette.  For December, it is a week earlier.

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.

Older strings students also make guest appearances.  Visitors can see the luthier shop and try instruments after each session.

Snacks!  Free and open to the public.

Wilmette Public Library

1242 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette

Bobby Lewis Trio New Year’s Eve Concert

Sunday, Dec. 30, 6:30-8:00 pm, Auditorium

Celebrate 2019 at the Library’s traditional early New Year’s concert. Local favorite Bobby Lewis, a stellar trumpeter, will return in trio, playing jazz favorites. Light refreshments will be served. Space is limited, and overflow guests may not be accommodated. Please arrive early to ensure your seat.

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