Friday October 24 (8:15pm, $7) — DEAN MILANO TRIO Original folk, pop, bluegrass and more by a veteran of rock, blues, folk and jazz bands. Joined by guitarist Jay Whitehouse and fiddler Jordi Kleiner, his story songs relate true experiences. 3 excellent CDs!

Friday October 31 (8:15pm, $7) — ZACHARY SCOT JOHNSON Young Wisconsin songwriter/actor with "...the smooth guitar lines of James Taylor, the spunk of Joni Mitchell, the vocals of Elvis Costello, and the songwriting ability of all three. (The Lawrentian)

Friday November 7 (8:15pm, $7) — GREG KLYMA — The Rust Belt Vagabond — a prolific singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist & storyteller. 7 CDs! Touches of Mark Twain, Woody Guthrie and David Sedaris. He assumes that audiences are smart and able to laugh!

Friday November 14 (8:15pm, $7) — CATHY ROBEL & STEPHEN DAVIS — From Chicagoland with roots in folk, show, rock, pop & gospel music, they play songs of our lifetime. Serious vocal harmonies and complimentary guitars. Maybe with a guest or two!

Friday September 5 (8:00pm, $7) — OPEN MIKE — All welcome! Great variety of acoustic artists! So popular we must limit number of acts. 1–2 songs, 10 minutes max. Open 7:30 for signups – first come, first served. Show starts 8:00. Info: 630-968-5526.

Friday November 28 (8:15pm, $7) — GREG TRAFIDLO with Dean Milano Award-winning Virginia singer-songwriter- guitarist has played the US Capitol, Nashville's Ryman, Wrigley Field, Ireland and China! Folk, bluegrass and country with humor and warmth.

MURIEL ANDERSON Guitar WorkshopzSunday November 30 (1:30-3:30pm, $25, $22 advance) — MURIEL ANDERSON Guitar Workshop — (see Scheduled Events)

Friday December 5 (8:15pm, $7) — A WINTER’S TALE (Jon Vezner, Sally Barris & Don Henry) — Come join three award-winning songwriters for a night of music, stories and cheer. These talented friends ring in the holiday season with songs both old and new.

Friday December 12 (8:15pm, $7) — BITTERSWEET CHRISTMAS BAND Traditionalists Cooper, Nelson and Early join songwriter Susan Urban to present holiday perspectives from reverent to ridiculous! Great 2-4 part harmonies, guitars, dulcimer, more.

Friday December 19 (8:15pm, $7) — TWO WAY STREET CHRISTMAS SHOW — Chris McIntosh & Alvin McGovern and their special guests will enrich your Christmas season with traditional and contemporary holiday music. You'll want to sing along!

Friday December 26 (8:15pm, $7) — PETE NORMAN'S Post-Christmas Blues Fest! — 30th annual show (!) sure to banish your post-Christmas blues! Great songwriter Pete and his guests present folk, blues, ragtime & fun songs. Guitar, Dobro, fiddle, banjo, more!

Here is a printable PDF version of the Entertainment Schedule.