Upcoming Storytimes

JUNE MUSIC STORY TIMES: Bugs, Bees and Butterflies

Saturday, June 3
10:30-11:30 AM
CityLit Books, Logan Square
Ryan Zerna, flute

Tuesday, June 6
6-7:30 PM
Hiawatha Park, West Belmont: Nights Out in the Parks!
Zach Moore, double bass

Tuesday, June 13
6-7:30 PM
Hiawatha Park, West Belmont: Nights Out in the Parks!
Alex Ellsworth, cello

Saturday, June 17
9-10 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Fine Arts Building, South Loop

Anton Hatwich, double bass

Tuesday, June 20
6-7:30 PM
Hiawatha Park, West Belmont: Nights Out in the Parks!
Hannah Brock, viola

Wednesday, June 21
Make Music Chicago Mini-Tour 2017!!!  With Nick Meryhew, Trombone

  • Chase Park, Andersonville 9:30-10:15 AM
  • Kruger Center, Uptown 11:30 AM -12:15 PM (not public)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo, Cafe 2-3 PM
  • The Newberry Library 4:30-5 PM (crafts from 4-4:30 pm)
  • McKinley Park, Back of the Yards 6:30-7:30 pm

Saturday, June 24
10-11 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Wilmette

Anton Hatwich, double bass

Tuesday, June 27 – plus Instrument Petting Zoo
6-7:30 PM
Hiawatha Park, West Belmont: Nights Out in the Parks!
Ryan Zerna, flute

JULY MUSIC STORY TIMES: Reptiles and Fish

Saturday, July 1
10:30-11:30 AM
CityLit Books, Logan Square
Ryan Zerna, flute

Tuesday, July 11
6-7:30 PM
Garibaldi Park, Little Italy: Nights Out in the Parks!
Zach Moore, double bass

Tuesday, July 18
6-7:30 PM
Garibaldi Park, Little Italy: Nights Out in the Parks!
Nick Meryhew, trombone

Saturday, July 22
9-10 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Fine Arts Building, South Loop

Anton Hatwich, bass

Tuesday, July 25
6-7:30 PM
Garibaldi Park, Little Italy: Nights Out in the Parks!
Katherine Young, bassoon

Saturday, July 29
10-11 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Wilmette

Anton Hatwich, bass

AUGUST MUSIC STORY TIMES: Food and Cooking

Tuesday, August 1
6-7:30 PM
Garibaldi Park, Little Italy: Nights Out in the Parks!
Ryan Zerna, flute

Saturday, August 5
10:30-11:30 AM
CityLit Books, Logan Square
Guest TBD

Tuesday, August 8
6-7:30 PM
67th Street Playlot of Jackson Park, Hyde Park: Nights Out in the Parks!
Ben Gay LaMar, Pocket Trumpet, Diddlybow, Melodica

Sunday, August 13
2-4 PM Kids Area
Thirsty Ears Festival 2017, Wilson Avenue one east of Ravenswoood

  • Zach Good, clarinet
  • Eric Heidbreder, bassoon
  • Zach Moore, bass
  • Ryan Zerna, flute
  • String instrument petting zoo from William Harris Lee & Co.

Tuesday, August 15
6-7:30 PM
67th Street Playlot of Jackson Park, Hyde Park: Nights Out in the Parks!
Eric Heidbreder, bassoon

Saturday, August 19
9-10 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Fine Arts Building, South Loop

Tuesday, August 22
6-7:30 PM
67th Street Playlot of Jackson Park, Hyde Park: Nights Out in the Parks!
Rami Gabriel, oud

Saturday, August 26
10-11 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Wilmette

Tuesday, August 29: Night Out in the Parks Finale!!!
6-7:30 PM
67th Street Playlot of Jackson Park, Hyde Park
Katherine Young, bassoon

SEPTEMBER MUSIC STORY TIMES: Curiosity 

Saturday, September 2
10:30-11:30 AM
CityLit Books, Logan Square
Guest TBD

Saturday, September 9
10-11 AM
The Newberry Library, Gold Coast
Guest TBD

Saturday, September 23
9-10 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Fine Arts Building, South Loop

Saturday, September 30
10-11 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Wilmette

OCTOBER MUSIC STORY TIMES: Creativity

Saturday, October 1
10:30-11:30 AM
CityLit Books, Logan Square
Guest TBD

Saturday,October 14
10-11 AM
The Newberry Library, Gold Coast

Saturday,October 14
TBD PM
Apple Fest with Timeless Toys, Lincoln Square

Saturday,October 21
9-10 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Fine Arts Building, South Loop

Saturday,October 21
8 PM
Chicago Cultural Mile Hallowe’en Gathering
Parade,  Loop

Saturday,October 30
10-11 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Wilmette

NOVEMBER MUSIC STORY TIMES: Bravery

Saturday, November 4
10:30-11:30 AM
CityLit Books, Logan Square
Guest TBD

Saturday, November 11
10-11 AM
The Newberry Library, Gold Coast

Saturday, November 18
9-10 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Fine Arts Building, South Loop

Saturday, November 25
10-11 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Wilmette

DECEMBER MUSIC STORY TIMES: Humor, Humility and Forgiveness

Saturday, December 2
10:30-11:30 AM
CityLit Books, Logan Square
Guest TBD

Saturday, December
Time TBD
Lycée Francais French Market with BookClub, Lincoln Square

Saturday, December 9

9-10 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Wilmette

Saturday, December 16
10-11 AM
William Harris Lee & Co., Fine Arts Building, South Loop