Old Time Barn Dance Party
Saturday June 7, 2014 (6:30, Free!) — Reels, squares, line dancing, waltzes and more, plus music of our great live band. Fun for the whole family! All dances taught and called by our expert leaders. No experience, costume or partner needed. Plank Road Folk Music Society is co-sponsor. We’re honoring Kristen and Paul’s marriage!
2nd Tuesday Song Circle
2nd Tuesdays May 13, June 3, July 8. (7:00-9:00pm, $1) — BYOS! (Bring Your Own Songs!) A monthly opportunity to informally & acoustically perform your songs for the circle! Plank Road Folk Music Society is co-sponsor.
Saturdays June 7 & 21, July 5 & 19, August 2 & 16. (2:00-4:00pm, $1) — Our popular song circles where beginners and experienced musicians can learn and/or share songs. Listeners and singers welcome too! Songbooks provided. Plank Road Folk Music Society co-sponsors. First and third Saturday afternoons of each month.
Saturdays April 26, May 24, June 28. (2:00-4:00pm, $1) — Musicians of all experience levels gather to improve skills, learn/share tunes, and have fun!. Fourth Saturday of each month, 2:00-4:00pm. Plank Road Folk Music Society is co-sponsor.
LAST THURSDAY Open Mike
Thursdays April 24, May 29, June 26. (7:00-9:30pm, free) — A monthly unplugged open mike for high school and college age students on the last Thursday of every month. Music, poetry and other performance arts — 10 minutes max. Doors open 7:00 for signups — first come, first served. More info here, or on Facebook, or phone 630-968-5526.
Rotary GroveFest Folk Stage
Saturday June 21 (9:00am-4:30pm, Free) — Join us at the Veterans Memorial Pavilion under the trees of Fishel Park (just behind the coffee house). Wander the Craft Fair while enjoying the music of Lonesome Eagle, Adrienne Frailey, Fox & Crow, Lee Murdock, Eric Lambert & Friends, and Plank Road String Band! See www.RotaryGroveFest.com for more info and full schedule!