Stories Wrapped in String: Ideas & Creativity

Saturday, Jan. 27, 10-11 am

William Harris Lee & Co.
1138 Central Avenue, Wilmette

‘Stories Wrapped in String’ is presented by The Lucky Trikes the last Saturday morning each 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 guest artist for January is Alex Ellsworth on cello.  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 

Flutist Hideko Amano & Pianist Tatyana Stepanova

Sunday, Jan. 28, 2:00-3:00 pm, Auditorium

Enjoy this Sunday Classical Concert sponsored by the Friends of the Wilmette Library.  Flutist Hideko Amano has played all over the world since her debut with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in 1990, including concerts in Paris, Boston,and Haifa, Israel.  She’ll be accompanied by Tatyana Stepanova, a talented Ukraine-born pianist who has taught and performed throughout the US and Russia.