2nd Tuesday Song Circle
2nd Tuesdays July 14, August 11, September 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 July 4 & 18, August 1 & 15, September 5 & 19. (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 July 25, August 22, September 26. (2:00-4:00pm, $1) — Bluegrass Jams — 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
July 30, August 27, September 24. (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 27 (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 Plank Road String Band, Emily White (note change), Anderlik, Otto & Church, Anna Vogelzang, Small Potatoes, and the George Mattson Trio. See www.RotaryGroveFest.com for more info and full schedule!