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.


September 2014

Thursday, September 4, 7:00 - 8:45 p.m.

Lisle/Naperville Family Childcare Association
Workshop for providers: "Active Music: Brain Food, Body Fuel!"
Naperville Public Library, 2035 Naper Blvd, Naperville, IL
For information contact Lisa Kasar.

Wednesday, September 17, 6:00 p.m.

Westminster Co-op Collaborative Preschool
533 Walnut St., Springfield, IL
Dinner and concert with Miss Carole and Clarence! We had a blast with this happy group - and we're excited to contribute to the fundraising efforts! Dinner provided by Noodles & Co. Fun project for the kids - great time for families! For tickets contact Megan Pressnall: 217-341-8323

Thursday, September 18, 6:30 p.m.

Lincoln School, Brookfield, IL
Family Fun Night with Miss Carole and Clarence!
Put on your dancing shoes!

Friday - Sunday, September 19-21, ALL WEEKEND!

Miss Carole is off to Leesburg, VA for The Children's Music Network's Annual Conference! This conference re-energizes me every year! If you make music with children of any age, think about joining us - you won't regret it! Check it out at www.cmnonline.org.
IF you can't make it to Virginia, contact me about coming to a SongSwap in the Chicago area (or in another region of the US, for that matter!)

October 2014

Wednesday, October 1, 9:30 a.m. & 1:10 p.m.

Willow Springs Learning Center, Menomonee Falls, WI
Miss Carole and Clarence are back to share our annual day of concerts with the great children and staff! Yippee!

Monday, October 13, 10:00 a.m.

Elmhurst Public Library, 125 S. Prospect, Elmhurst, IL FAMILY CONCERT! Check with the library for reservation/ticketing. See you there!

Monday, October 13, 2:30 pm

KinderCare Learning Centers - Chicago Area
In-Service Day
Closing Keynote: "Do Re Mi to A-B-C: Making the Connection Between Participatory Music and Literacy!"

Saturday, October 18, 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

GO-AEYC Fall Conference
at Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, IL
10:30 - Noon: "Active Music for Active Learners!" workshop
Miss Carole will have her 7 cd's, Bear Paw Creek manipulatives and take pre-release orders for her newest recording: "Polka Dots!"
To register: goaeyc.org/fall-conference1

Friday/Saturday, October 24/25, all day!

Illinois AEYC Biennial Conference,
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Springfield, IL
GROWING FUTURES - come learn and grow with Miss Carole
Miss Carole will offer the Keynote on Friday and Saturday mornings. What a way to start your day at this wonderful conference!
Special Family Concert - Friday at 7:00 pm - open to the public! Grab the kids and come on down for an evening of fun and music with Miss Carole and Clarence! A Snowball Freeze Fight is guaranteed! For registration, concert tickets and info click here.

Tuesday/Wednesday, October 28/29

Daniel Boone Regional Library, Columbia, MO is sponsoring 7 events in the area!
9:30 a.m. Family Concert at the main library
10:30 a.m. Concert for Child Care Groups
2:10 p.m. Title 1 Preschool Concert for Kids!
6:00 p.m. Family Concert at the main library
10 a.m. Family Concert at Callaway County Public Library
1:45 p.m. Concert for Kids at Hallsville Primary School
6:30 p.m. Workshop for Childcare Providers: "Active Music: Brain Food, Body Fuel!" - main library, Friends Room.
Please call the library for registration procedure.

November 2014

Check back for information about the Release Party for "Polka Dots!", Miss Carole's newest recording!

Saturday, November 1, 8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Southwestern Community College, Creston, IA
SWCC Fall Early Childhood Conference
Miss Carole will offer the Keynote Address and 2 workshops:
"Tiny Tunes for Toddlers"
"Dancing Feet!"
PLUS - a 4 p.m. Family Concert: "SUGAR-FREE FUN!" - open to the public! For registration and details, click HERE!

Wednesday - Saturday, November 5-8

National Association for the Education of Young Children Annual Conference
Dallas, Texas - Yee-haw!
Come see Miss Carole in the Exhibit Hall
at Booth #219.

Come to her workshop:
"Active Music for Active Learners!"

Check the NAEYC website for time/day.
Like her on FB at "Musicians at NAEYC" and meet her fellow musicians: Ellen Allard and Mar Harman!
Hold onto your ten-gallon hats - these 3 gals are planning to whip up some fun AND learning!

Tuesday, November 11, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Schaumburg Township District Library,
130 S. Roselle Rd, Schaumburg, IL
Workshop for Teachers:
"Active Music: Brain Food, Body Fuel!"

Registration: call or email the library

Saturday, November 15, 9:00 a.m. + additional time TBA

Danville, IL: Festival of Trees!
David Palmer Arena, Danville, IL
Two Family Concerts will be offered during this great annual celebration!

Sunday, November 16, 4:00 p.m.

Saint Paul Lutheran School,
18 S. School St, Mt Prospect, IL
Family Concert - grab the kids, grandparents, neighbors - come over to this great school and enjoy singing and dancing with your family! Miss Carole's daughter enjoyed attending their preschool many years ago!
Call the school at 847-255-0332 for ticket info.

Thursday, November 20, 6:00 p.m.

Lincolnwood Child Care and Development Center,
Lincolnwood, IL
Family Concert - our annual visit! We love you guys!

Sunday. November 23, 2:00 p.m.

Fremont Public Library,
1170 N. Midlothian Rd. Mundelein, IL
Family Concert! Let's do "The Turkey Hop!" gobble gobble! Call the library for registration details.

December 2014

Thursday. December 4, 5:00 p.m.

Ridge Lawn School, Chicago Ridge, IL
Family Involvement Show! You bet!

Monday/Tuesday, December 15/16, 9:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

District 62 Early Learning Center, Des Plaines, IL
Winter-y Concerts for Kids!

Coming in January & February:

Miss Carole hopes to see you at the Chicago Metro AEYC Conference
and in Naperville, Glenview, Wheaton, Plainfield and Schaumburg!
Not on that list? There's still time!

Call Miss Carole at 847-384-1404 to book your date now!


Call well in advance to insure you get the date

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