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Oak Park IL • Thursday August 3 • 12 noon • Meet Up & Eat Up • The Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry sponsors a free breakfast and lunch program for kids and teens 18 and under • Just show up, no questions asked • the program runs July 10 - August 18 • MD will provide music August 3 • New Life Ministries • 634 N. Austin Blvd. • more information 708 386 1324 x1112 • www.oprffoodpantry.org • POSTER • MORE

Schaumburg IL • Friday August 4 • 9:30 am - 11:30 am • Old Schaumburg Centre Farmer’s Market • 190 S. Roselle Road • 847 923 3855 • www.ci.schaumburg.il.us • MORE

Dubuque IA • Sunday August 6 • 2:30 pm • Stonehill Care • 3485 Windsor Avenue • Senior Coffee House • Private event • MORE

Chicago IL • Tuesday August 8 • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm • OTS Afternoons @The Park • MD presents a pop-up guitar lesson, mini-concert and demonstration at historic Wrigley Field • with special guests • FREE • Wrigley Field • 1060 W. Addison Street • 773 728 6000 • MORE

St. Charles IL • Friday August 11 • 7:30 pm • Let Love Go On • A special concert featuring new material from MD’s upcoming CD release • Steel Beam Theatre • 111 W. Main Street • $20 general admission • reserve early 630 587 8521 • www.steelbeamtheatre.org • MORE

Rockford IL • Saturday August 12 • 7:00 pm • Let Love Go On • A special concert featuring new material from MD’s upcoming CD release • Concerts on the Creek • Spring Creek UCC • 4500 Spring Creek Road • $10 suggested • 815 979 1949 • www.springcreekucc.org • MORE

Aurora IL • Sunday August 13 • 2:00 pm • Steel Beam Theatre Dessert House Concert • Private event • MORE

Oak Park IL • Thursday August 17 • 12 noon • Meet Up & Eat Up • The Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry sponsors a free lunch program for kids and teens 18 and under • Just show up, no questions asked • The program runs July 10 - August 18 • MD will provide music August 18 • Light of Liberty Church • 2 Washington Blvd. • more information 708 386 1324 x1112 • www.oprffoodpantry.org • POSTER • MORE

Highwood IL • Saturday August 19 • 8:00 pm • MD & Chicago Blues Hall of Famer Donna Herula • Cellar Gate Wine Bar & Bistro • 524 Sheridan Road • 847 748 8086 • www.cellargatewinemarketbistro.com • MORE

Northbrook IL • Wednesday August 23 • 10:45 am • Bernard Wenger JCC • 300 Revere Drive • www.golcc.orgMORE

Ludinton MI • Thursday August 24 • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm • Live in the Plaza • Downtown Ludington • FREE • 231 845 6237 • www.downtownludington.org • MORE

East Lansing MI • Saturday August 26 • 7:00 pm • Pump House Concerts • 368 Orchard Street • $15 suggested • 517 927 2100 • FaceBook here • MORE

Chicago IL • Tuesday August 29 • 9:30 pm • One Night Only • An evening of folk, blues & original song with Jack Clark & MD • The Grafton • 4530 N. Lincoln Avenue • FREE • 773 271 9000 • www.thegrafton.com • MORE

Chicago IL • Sunday September 3 • 11:00 am • Labor Day Concert & Community Sing • Third Unitarian Church • 301 N. Mayfield • 773 991 8751 • www.thirdunitarianchurch.org • MORE

Orland Park IL • Wednesday September 6 • 7:00 pm • Smith Crossing • 10501 Emille Lane • Private event • MORE

Oak Park IL • Friday September 8 • 6:00 pm • An acoustic evening with MD & Amelia Sweet Bluebird • The Buzz Cafe • 905 S. Lombard Avenue • Reserve a table for dinner • 708 524 2899 • www.thebuzzcafe.com • MORE

Mequon WI • Saturday September 9, 2017 • 7:30 pm • WSSS Community Sing • with Craig Siemsen, Julie Thompson & MD • The Wisconsin Singer Songwriter Series kicks off its 2017 - 18 season • 262 457 4399 • www.wsss.org • MORE

Lincolnwood IL • Sunday September 10 • 2:00 pm • Once I Had an Old Banjo • Lincolnwood Public Library • 4000 Pratt Avenue • FREE • 847 677 5277 • www.lincolnwoodlibrary.org • MORE

Cherry Valley IL • Thursday September 14 • 10:30 am • Senior Coffee House • Cherry Valley Library • 755 E. State Street • FREE • 815 332 5161 • www.cherryvalleylib.org • MORE

Park Ridge IL • Friday September 15 • 8:00 pm • The American Folk Song • South Park Church • 1330 S. Courtland Avenue • Private event

Chicago IL • Saturday September 16 • 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm • Steve Roth Cookout & Old-Time Jam • 5555 N. Sheridan Road • Private event

Evanston IL • Thursday September 21 • 7:00 pm • MD & Chicago Blues Hall of Famer Donna Herula • TheNewStudio • 2948 Central Street • FaceBook here • MORE

Coffeen IL • Saturday September 23 • 7:00 - 10:00 pm • Forsee Vineyard and Winery • 18165 N. 4th Avenue • 217 534 6347 • www.forseevineuards.com • MORE

Westmont IL • Sunday September 24 • 3:00 pm • Cordia Senior Residence • 865 N. Cass • Private event • 630 887 7000 • MORE

River Forest IL • Saturday September 30 • 1:00 pm • Folktober Fest • Classes from the Old Town School of Folk Music in fiddle, guitar, ensemble & banjo • Plus a sing along & group jam • wiith MD, The Pickin’ Bubs & Jason McInnes • Space is limited • email for more information here • Sponsored by Songs for Peace and Justice • MORE

River Forest IL • Saturday September 30 • 7:00 pm • Folktober Fest • An evening house concert wiith MD, The Pickin’ Bubs & Jason McInnes • Space is limited • email for more information here • Sponsored by Songs for Peace and Justice • MORE

Hinsdale IL • Tuesday October 3 • 1:00 pm • Women’s Club of Hinsdale • Hinsdale Community House • 415 W. 8th Street • Private event • MORE

Prospect Heights IL • Sunday October 8 • 2:00 pm • The American Folk Song • A FREE concert exploring the roots of American folk music through the great songs of Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Lead Belly & more • Prospect Heights Public Library • 12 N. Elm Street • 847 259 3500 • www.phpl.info • MORE

LaGrange IL • Monday October 9 • 1:00 pm • The People, Yes • A celebration of the poetry and songs of Carl Sandburg • Dole Hall • Plymouth Place • 315 N. LaGrange Road • Sponsored by the Allied Arts Club of LaGrange • 708 579 5149 • MORE

Iowa City IA • October 19 - 22 • FARM Conference & Gathering • Iowa City Sheration • www.farmfolk.org • MORE

Belvidere IL • Tuesday October 24 • 8:30 am • Belvidere Colosseum • Fifth Grade Arts Festival • Sponsored by the Boone County Arts Festival • Private event • www.boonecountyarts.com • MORE

Belvidere IL • Wednesday October 25 • 8:30 am • Belvidere Colosseum • Fifth Grade Arts Festival • Sponsored by the Boone County Arts Festival • Private event • www.boonecountyarts.com • MORE

Belvidere IL • Thursday October 26 • 8:30 am • Belvidere Colosseum • Fifth Grade Arts Festival • Sponsored by the Boone County Arts Festival • Private event • www.boonecountyarts.com • MORE

Milwaukee WI • Saturday October 28 • 8:00 pm • The Coffeehouse • 1905 W. Wisconsin Avenue • 414 534 4612 • www.the-coffee-house.com • MORE

Arlington Heights IL • Sunday November 19 • 2:00 pm • A Tribute to the Great Lead Belly with MD & Suzanne Strom • Arlington Heights Memorial Library • 500 N. Dunton • FREE • 847 392 0100 • www.ahml.info • MORE

Woodstock IL • Saturday November 25 • 7:30 pm • An Evening with MD • Stage Left Cafe • 125 Van Buren Street • $10 - 12 suggested • Sponsored by Off Square Music • 8125 338 5164 • 815 337 1395 • www.offsquaremusic.org • MORE

Mt. Prospect IL • Saturday December 2 • 10:00 am • The 37th Teddy Bear Walk • Mt. Prospect Public Library • 10 S. Emerson • the great juggler storyteller Chris Fascione & MD entertain • FREE but registration required • 847 253 5675 • www.mppl.org • MORE

Harwood Heights IL • Monday December 11 • 1:30 pm • Divine Savior Church Christmas party • 7740 W. Montrose • Private event • MORE

Westmont IL • Saturday December 20 • 3:00 pm • Cordia Senior Residence • 865 N. Cass • Private event • 630 887 7000 • MORE

Rockford IL •  Saturday January 6, 2018 • 7:30 pm • The Rockford Community Sing • with Ron Holm, MD & special guests • Emmanuel Lutheran Church • 920 Third Avenue • 815 979 1949 • www.elcrockford.org • MORE

Topeka KS • Saturday January 13, 2018 • 7:00 pm • Jayhawk State Theatre Gallery • 720 SW Jackson Street • An acoustic evening with MD • Sponsored by Last Minute Folk • $20/$10 • tickets here • Information 785 233 1730 • Theatre 785 233 4499 • www.lastminutefolk.org • MORE

Northfield IL • Tuesday January 16 • 10:30 am • North Shore Senior Center • 161 Northfield Road • Open to the public • 847 784 6000 • www.nssc.org • MORE

Lincolnshire IL • Thursday January 25, 2018 • 1:00 pm • Once I Had an Old Banjo • Vernon Area Public Library • 300 Old Half Day Road • FREE • 847 634 3650 • MORE

East Lansing MI • Saturday February 3 • 1:00 pm • A Spontaneous Folk Ensemble Workshop • Mid-Winter Singing & Folk Festvial • Hannah Community Center • 819 Abbott Road • www.singingfestival.com • MORE

East Lansing MI • Saturday February 3 • 7:30 pm • 16th East Lansing Community Sing • Mid-Winter Singing & Folk Festvial • Hannah Community Center • 819 Abbott Road • www.singingfestival.com • MORE

Milwaukee WI • Saturday February 10, 2018 • 8:00 pm • The 7th Annual Milwaukee Community Sing • with Craig Siemsen • Julie Ann Lovely Thompson & MD • The Coffeehouse • 1905 W. Wisconsin Avenue • 414 534 4612 • www.the-coffee-house.com • MORE

Bridgeview IL • Thursday February 22 • 6:30 pm • Just Something My Grandma Used to Sing • Bridgeview Public Library • 7840 W. 79th Street • FREE • www.bridgeviewlibrary.org • MORE

Minocqua WI • Saturday May 26 • 6:00 pm • Minocqua Music Weekend • Listen & Learn Concert • Bats in the Boathouse • 8395 Woolpy Drive • $10 - 15 suggested donation • Reservations recommended • 715 356 6276 • jerryw@earlham.edu • MORE

Minocqua WI • Sunday May 27 • 1:00 pm • Minocqua Music Weekend • Beginning Guitar  Workshop • Bats in the Boathouse • 8395 Woolpy Drive • $25 • Reservations recommended • 715 356 6276 • jerryw@earlham.edu • MORE 

Minocqua WI • Sunday May 27 • 4:00 pm • Minocqua Music Weekend • Continuing Guitar  Workshop • Bats in the Boathouse • 8395 Woolpy Drive • $25 • Reservations recommended • 715 356 6276 • jerryw@earlham.edu • MORE 

Pryor Hollow TN • Saturday June 9 • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm • The Homeplace Pickin Party • presented by the Land Between the Lakes Association • featuring MD • The Dixie Volunteers • Common Thread and more • 931 232 6457 • www.lbl.org • MORE

Pryor Hollow TN • Sunday June 10 • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm • The Homeplace Pickin Party • presented by the Land Between the Lakes Association • MD • The Dixie Volunteers • Common Thread and more • 931 232 6457 • www.lbl.org • MORE

Lexington KY • Thursday June 14 • 4:30 pm • Just Something My Grandma Used to Sing • Baunta Cafe • Sayre Christian Village • 3816 Camelot Drive • Private event

Lexington KY • Thursday June 14 • 6:30 pm • Just Something My Grandma Used to Sing • Friendship Towers • Sayre Christian Village • 3816 Camelot Drive • Private event

Somerset KY • Friday June 15 • 7:00 pm • Carnegie Community Arts Center • 3rd Friday Coffeehouse • 107 N. Main Street • $10 suggested • 606 305 6741 • www.lamay.com/3rdfridayfolk.htm • MORE

Chattanooga TN • Saturiday June 16 • 8:00 pm • Charles & Myrtle’s Coffeehouse • Christ Unity Church • 105 McBrien Road • $10 suggested • 423 892 4960 • FaceBook here • MORE

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