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

February 2015

Wednesday, February 4, 8:30 a.m.

Scott Elementary School, Naperville, IL
Concert for Kids! Miss Carole and Clarence are visiting the K - 2nd graders for the first time. Whoo-hoo!

Sunday, February 8, 1:00 p.m.

"Six People Singing"
SongSwap at Susan Salidor's, Chicago, IL
Sponsored by The Children's Music Network, SPS SongSwaps are great opportunities to network with teachers, song leaders, musicians and performers AND go home with some great new ideas!
For more information on this swap and future swaps, email Carole: carole@macaronisoup.com.

Wednesday, February 11, 9:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

Kolmar School, Oak Lawn, IL
Concerts for Kids and Parents!
Miss Carole and Clarence return for more musical fun!

Sunday, February 15, 3:30 p.m.

Prince of Peace Preschool & Kindergarten,
930 W. Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL
FREE Family Concert and Open House - open to the public - Snowball Freeze Fight guaranteed!
Call 847-885-7036 for more information!

Saturday, February 21, 1:00 p.m.

"Six People Singing"
SongSwap at the Blue Island Library
2433 W. York Street, Blue Island, IL
Hosts: Anna Stange and Candy Heitner
Sponsored by The Children's Music Network, SPS SongSwaps are great opportunities to network with teachers, song leaders, musicians and performers AND go home with some great new ideas!
For more information on this swap and future swaps, email Carole: carole@macaronisoup.com.

Tuesday, February 24, 6:00 p.m.

Harnew School, Oak Lawn, IL
We're back to enjoy a concert with the Preschool Families!

Wednesday, February 25, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Grayslake Park District, Grayslake, IL
ACTIVE MUSIC: Brain Food, Body Fuel - professional development workshop

Thursday, February 26, 6:30 p.m.

Peaceful Hearts Christian Preschool, Plainfield, IL
It's time to celebrate Lutheran Schools Week AND the 10th Anniversary of this great preschool!

Friday, February 27, 11 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Fox Valley Park District, Aurora, IL
Music & Movement: Brain Food, Body Fuel - professional development workshop

Saturday, February 28, 10:00 & 11:00 a.m. shows

Wheaton Public Library,
225 N. Cross Street, Wheaton, IL
Two Family Concerts - Miss Carole and Clarence will bring the fun - will you be there?
Contact the library for ticketing info: 630-868-7520

March 2015

Thursday/Friday, March 5-6 all day!

34th Annual ASCD Pre-K - Kindergarten Conference!
Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center
1551 Thoreau Drive North, Schaumburg, IL
Miss Carole will be presenting 5 workshops - and be happy to talk with you in the Exhibit Hall about coming to your school for a workshop or concert!
Thursday:
10:15 Flannelboard Songs: Make'n'Take with Miss Carole! (limited to 30)
1:15 Polka Dots! Developmentally Appropriate Music & Movement for PreK/K
Friday:
8:45 Flannelboard Songs: Make'n'Take with Miss Carole! (limited to 30)
1:15 Polka Dots! Developmentally Appropriate Music & Movement for PreK/K
2:30 Early Childhood SongSwap - bring a song to share!
For registration and conference info: www.illinoisascd.org/prekk/

Saturday, March 7, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

18th Annual Infant Toddler Conference:
"Open the Door to Tomorrow!"
Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, IL
12:30 - 2 p.m. - Miss Carole's "I'm Singing, I'm Dancing, I'm Learning!" workshop
Click here for registration and conference info

Monday, March 9, 6:00 p.m.

Staunton and A.R.Graiff Elementary Schools, Staunton, IL Family Concert - we're ba-ack for more musical fun!

Tuesday, March 10, all day long!

The Early Learning Center, Springfield, IL
Miss Carole and Clarence are spending the whole day - Concerts for Kids and Family Concerts to celebrate early childhood literacy! Nice to be back!

Friday, March 13, 6:30 p.m.

St Peter's Lutheran School, Schaumburg, IL
Family Concert for PreK and K families!
Don't miss this one!

Monday, March 16, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Communities United, Lexington, MA
Professional Development Day
Keynote: ACTIVE MUSIC: Brain Food, Body Fuel

Tuesday, March 17, 10 - 11:30 a.m.

Woburn Creative Start, Woburn, MA
Two Concerts for Kids!

Saturday, March 21, 9 a.m. - Noon

College of Lake County - Early Education Committee
3-hour Professional Development Workshop for teachers/caregivers
Topic: "Music and Movement: Brain Food, Body Fuel!" Includes a make'n'take flannelboard segment!
For info: Jennifer at 847-543-2220

Monday, March 30, 2:00 & 6:30 p.m.

Dallas City Elementary School, Dallas City, IL
An afternoon Concert for Kids and a Family Night Concert!
Dallas City kids will be recharging their brains with lots of singing, dancing and learning through music!

Tuesday/Wednesday March 31/April 1, daytime

Prairie Pride Preschool, Cedar Rapids, IA
Five Concerts for Kids!
Hello Everybody - we're back in Iowa!

April 2015

Wednesday, April 1 - no foolin' - we're still in Cedar Rapids, IA!

Friday, April 10, 9:30 a.m.

Norton Creek Elementary School, West Chicago, IL
Family Concert for the Early Childhood Family Enrichment Program

Friday/Saturday, April 10-11

37th Annual Early Childhood Conference
UW-Whitewater, WI
Come say hello to us in the Exhibit Hall on Friday. Workshops on Saturday:
8:30 am: Active Music for Active Learners!
9:45 am: Flannelboard Fun with Music!
3:30 pm: ECC Hootenanny, emceed by Miss Carole!
For conference info and registration: http://www.uww.edu/ce/camps/other-camps-events/ecc

THE WEEK OF THE YOUNG CHILD - April 13 - 1

Monday, April 13, 6:30 p.m.

Galva Elementary School, Galva, IL
We're excited to visit for a Family Concert - first timers!
Go Galva!

Tuesday, April 14, 9:30 a.m. & 12:45 & 6:30 p.m.

Douglas School, Princeton, IL
Two concerts for Kids and a Family Night Concert It's great to return for our annual day with this great community!

Wednesday, April 15, 6:30 p.m.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School, Glenview, IL
We're back for another Family Night with this fun group!

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

Holy Family Academy, Inverness, IL
Family Night Concert - get your dancing shoes on, HFA!

Monday, April 20, 9:45 a.m. & 1:45 p.m.

Hawthorne Early Childhood School, Wheeling, IL
We're back for two Concerts for Kids - and we look forward to lunch with the teachers:-}

Tuesday, April 21, 6:30 p.m.

Bolingbrook Park District Preschool, Bolingbrook, IL
Family Night in Your PJ's Concert!
Bring a blankie and be ready to boogie!

Monday, April 27, 6:30 p.m.

Summit County Preschool, Cuyahoga Falls, OH
Family Concert - we're returning! Long time, no see!

Tuesday, April 28, 6:30 p.m.

Greece Public Library, Vince Tofany Blvd, Rochester, NY
Family Concert! Grab the kids and put on your dancin' shoes!

Wednesday, April 29, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Greece Public Library (Central), Greece, NY
Professional Development Workshop for librarians

Wednesday, April 29, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Greece Public Library, Vince Tofany Blvd, Rochester, NY
Workshop for parents, grandparents, teachers and caregivers

Thursday, April 30, 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Pioneer Library Systems, Canandaigua, NY PD
Workshop: Active Music: Brain Food, Body Fuel!" for children's librarians


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

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