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Jacksonville, IL


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lesson time slots .

February 2017

February 13-19 - 19th International Storytelling
Festival, Tehran, Iran





December 2017
December 1 - Hugo's Coming to Town, 6:00,
Tolono Public Library, Tolono, IL

December 2-3 -  Bomke’s Christmas Tree Farm,
just off Farmingdale Rd, Springfield, IL  
www.bomkespatch.com

December 2 - Strawn Art Gallery, 6-8:00,
Jacksonville, IL

December 5 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, 6:00,
Monroe Public Library, Monroe, IA

December 7 -
Hugo's Coming to Tot Time, 9:30 am,
Dickson Mounds Museum, Lewistown, IL

December 7 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, 7:00,
Hennipin Public Library, Hennipin, IL

December 8 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, 6:30,
Monticello Public Library, Monticello, IA

December 9 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, time 10:00,
James Kennedy Public Library, Dyersville, IA

December 10 - Cedarhurst Assisted Living,
1:00 - 3:00, Jacksonville, IL

December 12 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, 10:15,
Griswold Public Library, Griswold, IA

December 13 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, 5:00,
Ottumwa Public Library, Ottumwa, IA

December 14 -
Hugo's Coming to Town,
6:30, Marysville Public Library, Marysville, KS

December 15 -
Hugo's Coming to Town,
Laurens Public Library, Laurens, IA

December 16 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, 11-11:45,
Orange City Library, Orange City, IA

December 16 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, 3:00,
Alta Community Library, Alta, IA

Hugo's Coming to Town,
East Baton Rouge Libraries ,
Baton Rouge, LA


2018

January 2018


January 28 - Beauty of the Dulcimer,
2:00, Conrad Public Library, Conrad, IA

February 2018

February 3 - Strawn Art Gallery, 6-8:00,
Jacksonville, IL

February 8 - The Beauty of the Mountain Dulcimer,
Selby Branch Library, Sarasota, FL

February 9-10 -
Central Florida Dulcimer & Autoharp Festival

February 12 - Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum,
10:00 - 1:00, Springfield, IL

February 13 - Songs, Stories and Family Fun - 6:00  -
Vespasion Warner Public Library, Clinton, IL


February 15 - School programs - North & South
Elementaries, Colchester, IL

February 16 - New Salem Lincoln League Dinner,
Athens, IL

February 23-25,
Illinois Mountain Dulcimer Weekend,
Shore Acres Park, Chillicothe, IL

February 27 -
Life and Times of Lincoln - 6:30 -
Nashville Public Library, Nashville, IL

March 2018

March 2 - Beauty of the Dulcimer, 5-7:00,
Taylor Mercantile, Jacksonville, IL

March 3 - Strawn Art Gallery, 6-8:00,
Jacksonville, IL

March 11 - Dulcimer workshop -  
Dulcimer Society of of Northern Illinois,  
Skokie, IL

April 2018

April 7 - Strawn Art Gallery, 6-8:00,
Jacksonville, IL

Dakota Assemblies Tour

April 18 - Big Stone City, SD & Foran, ND
April 19 - Mapleton, ND, Buchanan, ND &
Jamestown, ND
April 20 - Enderlin, ND & Perham, MN
April 23 - Fort Totten, ND & Emerado, ND
April 24 - Munich, ND & Dunseith, ND
April 25 - Harvey, ND & Beulah, ND
April 26 - Sidney, MT & Williston, ND
April 27 - Froid, MT & Dickinston, ND
April 30 - Wishek, ND & Hebron, ND
May 1 - Mobridge, SD, Selfridge, ND, Bullhead, SD
May 2 - Atkinson, NE & Stickney, SD

May 2018

May 26 - Memorial Day shows, 10:00 &TBA,
Beaman Public Library, Beaman, IA

June 2018

June 4 - Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing -
5:30,
Algona Public Library, Algona, IA

June 6 -  
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing -
10:00, West Bend Public Library, West Bend, IA

June 6 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
3:00, Melbourne Public Library, Melbourne, IA

June 6 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing -
7:00 - Sioux Center Library, Sioux Center, IA

June 7 -
Summer Reading 2:00 & Adult Programming
6:00-
Spencer Public Library, Spencer, IA

June 9-10, 2018 -
Gebhard Woods Duclimer Festival,
Goolds Park, Morris, IL

June 11 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing -
10:00 - Williamsburg Public Library, Williamsburg, IA

June 11 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
2:00, Blairstown Public Library, Blairstown, IA

June 11 -
Beauty of the Dulcimer - 6:30 -
Hiawatha Public Library, Hiawatha, IA

June 12 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
2:00, Burlington Public Library, Burlington, IA

June 12 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing -
6:30,
West Branch Public Library, West Branch, IA

June 13 - Summer Reading, 10:00,
Newton Public Library, Newton, IA

June 13 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
1:00,
Drake Com. Library, Grinnell, IA

June 14 - Summer Reading , Council Bluffs, IA

June 16 - Summer Reading - 10:30 -
McDonald County Library, Pineville, MO

June 16 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
4:00, Joplin Public Library, Joplin, MO

June 18 - Summer Reading,
10:00 am Ashland & 1:00 Pleasant Plains, IL
Prairie Skies Public Library District

June 20 - Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
10:00, Public Library, Memphis, MO

June 20 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
2:00, Hannibal Free Public Library, Hannibal, MO

June 21-23 - Summer Reading,
June 21, 10 am, Willard Branch Library -- kid's concert
Friday, June 22, 10 am to 12 pm at
Republic Steam Engine Grounds
Saturday, June 23, 10 am, Schweitzer Brentwood
Branch -- Recycled Rhythm workshop
Springfield-Greene Library System, Springfield, MO

June 26 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
10:30,
Adult Beauty of the Dulcimer,  6:00,
Ozark Regional Library, Fredericktown, MO

June 27-29 - Summer Reading -
Daniel Boone Regional Library, Columbia, MO


July 2018

July 2 - Summer Reading, 11:00 & 2:00,
C.E. Brehm Memorial Public Library, Mt Vernon, IL

July 3 - Summer Reading - 10:00 -
Jacksonville Public Library, Jacksonville, IL

July 3 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing
2:00 - Forsyth Public Library. Forsyth, IL

July 5 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing &
a Build an Instrument workshop
9:30, Osceola Public Library, Osceola, IA

July 7 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing -
3:00,
Champaign Public Library, Champaign, IL

July 10 -  S. St. Landry Community Library
Sunset, La

July 11 - Build-an-Instrument Workshop,
Beauregard Parish Library District,
10 a.m. at DeRidder branch.
11:30 a.m. at DeRidder branch.
2:30 p.m. at our Ragley branch

July 12 - Camp Theodore, 1:00, Baton Rouge

July 16 - Summer Reading,
Jefferson Parish Libraries, LA

July 17 - 18 -
Summer Reading -
St. Charles Parish Library, Destrehan, LA

July 19 - Summer Reading,
Jefferson Parish Libraries, LA

July 23,
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
Kisker Rd Branch, 2:00
St. Charles County Libraries, St. Peters, MO

July 24-25 -
Stories, Songs, and a
Boingy, Boingy Thing
St. Joseph Libraries,
St Joseph, MO

July 26 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
McClay 10:00
Spencer 2:00
Deer Run 6:30
St. Charles County Libraries, St. Peters, MO  

July 27 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
K. Linnemann 10:00
Coporate Pkwy 2:00
St. Charles County Libraries, St. Peters, MO

July 26 -
Stories, Songs, and a Boingy, Boingy Thing,
Middendorf-Kredell 2:00
St. Charles County Libraries, St. Peters, MO

August 2018

August 11-14 - Gateway Dulcimer Festival,
Our Lady of the Snows Shrine, Belleville, IL

September 2018

September 22-23 - Harvest Frolic, 10-4,
Lincoln Log Cabin, Lerna, IL

October 2018

October 6-7 -  Bomke’s Pumpkin Patch just off
Farmingdale Rd, Springfield, IL
www.bomkespatch.com


October 13-14 -  Bomke’s Pumpkin Patch just off
Farmingdale Rd, Springfield, IL
www.bomkespatch.com

November 2018

November 23-25 -  Bomke’s Christmas Tree Farm,
just off Farmingdale Rd, Springfield, IL  
www.bomkespatch.com

December 2018

December 1-2 -  Bomke’s Christmas Tree Farm,
just off Farmingdale Rd, Springfield, IL
 
www.bomkespatch.com

December 7 - Hugo's Coming to Town, 6:00,
Tolono Public Library, Tolono, IL

December 8 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, 11:00, Cape
Girardeau Public Library, Cape Girardeau, MO

December 9 -
Hugo's Coming to Town! -2:00,
Springfield-Greene
Library System, Springfield, MO

December 15 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, TBA,
Lafayette Public Libraries, Lafayette, LA


2019

July 2019

July 3 - 4th of July Celebration,
Slater Public Library, Slater, IA
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Mazza Museum:
International Art  from
Picture Books
Findlay, Ohio
Our Town Books
Jacksonville, IL
Children's Hospital,
Taichung City, Taiwan
Birthday Party
Jacksonville, IL
Our Town Books
Jacksonville, IL
My front porch
Jacksonville, IL
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC
Old Courthouse
St Louis Storytelling
Festival
Twinflower Inn,
Bishop Hill, IL
Click here!
A song live at the
Morton, IL, library!
"I Dropped It!"
Click to see and hear
Mike play the Box Banjo.
To hear a spooky song.
"The Big Hairy Spider"
Live from the
New Salem Storytelling
Festival.
Mike's an author.
Santa has reindeer.
His brother Hugo has goats.
Mike & his Dulci-Lin
Warm Kitty Live
Contact:
mike@dulcimerguy.com
217 473 5889
PO Box 35, Jacksonville, IL 62651
St. Louis Storytellig Festival 2016
Cancelled due to Presidential Politics
Adult Programming
November 8,
2017