Upcoming Concerts and Workshops

Please note: Events marked with the dancing rat are open to the public.  
Call ahead for library shows,  as they often have reservation procedures.

HERE'S WHAT'S COOKIN' AT MACARONI SOUP!

December 2019

Tuesday/Wednesday, December 17/18

District 62 Early Learning Center, Des Plaines, IL
Tuesday: Family Concerts at 9:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday: Family Concert at 9:30 a.m.
Clarence and Miss Carole look forward to singing with everyone again!

Friday, December 20, 9 a.m. & 10 a.m.

Diamond Lake School, Mundelein, IL
9:00 Kids Concert for PreK & K
10:00 Kids Concert for 1st/2nd Graders
Let's sing, dance and celebrate the last school day before Winter Break!

January 2020

Friday, January 3, 10:00 a.m.

Wheaton Public Library, 225 N. Cross Street, Wheaton, IL Family Concert - Ring in the New Year with Miss Carole and Clarence!

Monday, January 6, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Champaign Early Childhood Center, Champaign, IL
Workshop for teachers: "ACTIVE MUSIC!"

Monday, January 13, 9:30, 1:30 & 5:30

Champaign Early Childhood Center, Champaign, IL
Two daytime Concerts for Kids! Family Night Concert - Active Music for the whole family unit!

Wednesday, January 15, 9:45 & 10:30 a.m.

Penny Lane School, Chicago Ridge, IL
Two Concerts for Kids - we love our annual visit!

Thursday, January 16, 9:30 & 10:30 a.m.

Macaroni Soup Parent/Child Music Classes
Winter Session begins!
Trinity United Methodist Church, Mt Prospect
For info about the 10-week session CLICK HERE Registration is open!

Thursday, January 23, 6:30 p.m.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School, Glenview, IL
"Jammin' in Jammies" Family Concert - no sleeping here!

Monday, January 27, 9:30 a.m. & Noon

Independence Center for Early Learning, Bartlett, IL
Two Concerts for Kids - we're ba-ack! Let's have a Snowball Freeze Fight!

Wednesday, January 29, 9:30 a.m.

Crown of Life Christian Academy, Fort Atkinson, WI
Concert for Kids with the combined Lutheran schools in the area! This concert is an annual blast!

Friday, January 31 times TBA

Opening Minds Conference, Chicago, IL
Fairmont Hotel, Millenium Park
For info: https://www.openingmindsusa.org/opening-minds-2020/
Two workshops:
"I'm Singing, I'm Dancing, I'm LEARNING!"
"Creating a Music-Full Classroom!"

Miss Carole will be sharing selections from her newest cd as well as songs and movement opportunities that are loved by children and those who care for them alike!

February 2020

Wednesday, February 5 10:00 a.m.

All Saints Catholic Academy, Naperville, IL
Concert for PreK/K students - let's warm up a winter day!

Tuesday, February 18, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

StarNet Region II, LaGrange, IL
Full Day Workshop: "Active Music for Active Learners!"
For registration and info: click HERE

Tuesday/Wednesday, February 25/26, 9:30 a.m.

Providence Catholic Children's Academy, New Lenox, IL
Two Concerts for Kids! Miss Carole and Clarence are back to sing'n'dance!

Friday, February 28, 10:15- Noon

Kane County Inservice Day, Geneva, IL
Workshop acceptance pending - check their website.

Friday, February 28, 6:30 p.m.

Sward Elementary School, Oak Lawn, IL
Preschool Family Dance with Miss Carole & Clarence

March 2020

Thursday/Friday, March 5/6

IL-ASCD 39th Annual PreK - Kindergarten Conference
Illinois Convention Center, Schaumburg, IL
Join Miss Carole for jam-packed days of learning!
Each day:
11:45 "Singable Songs and Fingerplays for Developing Early Literacy Skills, Attention and Community"
1:15 "Dancing and Movement to Encourage Physical Skills, Appropriate Touch and Rhythm, Pattern and Sequence"
Conference website and registration click HERE

Saturday, March 7, 7:30 a.m. - 2 pm

Infant Toddler Conference at Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, IL
10:00 - "Music & Movement with Infants!"
12:30 - "Music & Movement with Toddlers!"

For registration and information check the college website.

Wednesday, March 11, 9:00 a.m.

River Grove School, River Grove, IL
Concert for Kids Plus - parents invited to join us!

Saturday, March 14, 1:30 & 3:00 p.m.

UW-Platteville, Platteville, WI
40th Annual UW-Platteville Early Childhood Conference
A full-day of learning offered. Join Miss Carole at:
1:30 workshop: Active Music for Active Learners!
3:00 Closing Keynote: Sing Your Way Home!

Saturday, March 21, 10:30 a.m.

Waukesha Public Library, Waukesha, WI
Bright Beginnings workshop for Early Childhood professionals
10:30 - 11:30 "I'm Singing, I'm Dancing, I'm LEARNING!"

April 2020

Wednesday, April 1, 9:30 a.m. & 12:45 p.m.

Horace Mann School, Blue Island, IL
Two Concerts for Kids!

Friday/Saturday, April 3/4

UW-Whitewater, Whitewater, WI
43rd Annual Early Childhood Conference
Join Miss Carole and all the excellent presenters for hours of learning and sharing!
Friday:
12:30 - 3:30 "I'm Singing, I'm Dancing, I'm LEARNING!"
Saturday:
Time TBA "Tiny Tunes for Terrific Learners"
Time TBA "Creating a Music-full Classroom"

THE WEEK OF THE YOUNG CHILD - LET'S CELEBRATE with MUSIC!

Monday/Tuesday, April 13/14, 9:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

District 62 Early Learning Center, Des Plaines, IL
Three Concerts for Kids and more!
Monday: 9:30 a.m.
Tuesday: 9:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 15, 6:15 p.m.

Batavia Early Childhood Center, Batavia, IL
Family Concert - Miss Carole and Clarence are happy to return!

Thursday, April 16, 6:30 p.m.

Player Early Childhood Center, Justice, IL
Family Concert - let's celebrate the Week of the Young Child!

Friday, April 17, 9:30, 10:15, 1:30 & 2:15

Hawthorne Early Childhood School, Wheeling, IL
Four Concerts for Kids! What a way to wrap up the Week of the Young Child!

Wednesday, April 22, 9:00 a.m.

Peace Lutheran PreK, Hartford, WI
Concert for Kids - parents invited! Put on your dancing shoes!

Thursday, April 23, 5:45 p.m.

Addison Early Learning Center, Addison, IL
Family Concert - let's sing together!

Monday, April 27, 6:00 p.m.

Fox Valley Park District Preschool, Aurora, IL
Spring Fling Annual Family Concert!

 

IS MISS CAROLE COMING TO YOUR EVENT?
Call Miss Carole at 847-384-1404 to book your date now!

She travels all over the world from her Chicago home base to bring developmentally appropriate, educationally sound and wonderfully engaging music and movement to children and the adults who care for them.

TO SCHEDULE A PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP, CLASSROOM VISIT(S) OR CONCERT, CALL WELL IN ADVANCE TO INSURE YOU GET THE DATE YOU REALLY WANT.

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