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Jacksonville, IL


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lesson time slots .

February 2017

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



October 2017

October 5 - Spooky Stories, 7:00,
Carroll Public Library, Carroll, IA

October 10 - Spooky Stories - 6:00 -
Rochester Public Library, Rochester, IL

October 11 - Spooky Stories - Metamora IL library at
5:00 o’clock & Germantown Hills, IL library at 6:30

October 12 - Spooky Stories - 6:30,
Wood River Public Library, Wood  River, IL

October 13 - Spooky Stories,
Freeburg Public Library, 6:00, Freeburg, IL

October 14-15 -  Bomke’s Pumpkin Patch just off
Farmingdale Rd, Springfield, IL
www.bomkespatch.com

October 19 - Spooky Stories, 6:00 & 7:00,
Strawn Art Gallery Jacksonville, IL

October 20 - Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum,
11-2:00, Springfield, IL

October 21 - Spooky Stories,
10:00 am Ashland & 1:00 Pleasant Plains, IL
Prairie Skies Public Library District

October 23 - Spooky Stories, 5:00,
Ladd Public Library District, Ladd, IL

October 24 - Spooky Stories, 6:00,
Bryan-Bennett Library, Salem, IL

October 26 -  Spooky Stories. 4:00
Delmont Branch Library
East Baton Rouge Parish Library System,
Baton Rouge, LA

October 27 - 7:00 -Tales on the Bayou - Kent
Plantation, Rapides Parish Library, Alexandria, LA

October 28 - Spooky Stories -
Beauregard Parish Library
11:00, DeRidder, LA

October 30 - Spooky Stories,
10:00 Carver Branch Library
3:30 Baker Branch
6:30, Main Library,
East Baton Rouge Parish Library System,
Baton Rouge, LA

October 31 - Scare on the Square,
Vermilion Parish Library, Abbeville, LA

November 2017

November 3 - Build-an-Instrument Workshop,
Selby Library, Sarasota, FL

November 4 -
Inspire Sarasota Arts Fair,
11:00 & 2:00, Sarasota, FL

November 10 - Abraham Lincoln
Presidential Museum, 11:00-2:00, Springfield, IL

November 11 - Family Show, 1:00,
Nora Springs Public Library, Nora Springs, IA

November 17 - Passavant Bazaar, 4:00 - 5:00,
Passavant Hospital, Jacksonville, IL

November 18 - Hugo Kringle's new book signing -
11:00 - 3:00, Our Town Books, Jacksonville, IL

November 24-26 -  Bomke’s Christmas Tree Farm,
just off Farmingdale Rd, Springfield, IL  
www.bomkespatch.com

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

Monday, December 18,
10:00 AM – River Center CR  (Hugo)
1:30 – Carver CR (Hugo)
6:30 – Main CR (Hugo)

Tuesday, December 19,
10:00 - Main (Dulcimer)
4:00 - Bluebonnet  CR (Hugo)
6:30 – Jones Creek CR (Hugo)

Wednesday, December 20,
10:00 – Zachary CR (Hugo)
4:00 – Central CR (Hugo)
6:30 – Eden Park CR (Hugo)

Thursday, December 21,
10:00 – Fairwood  (Hugo)
4:00 – Pride –  Family dulcimer holiday

December 22 -
Hugo's Coming to Town, 10:00,
Iberia Parish Library Main Branch , New Iberia,

December 31 - First Night Springfield, 6:30, Lincoln's
Home Visitors Center,
Downtown Springfield, IL


2018

January 2018

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

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
First Baptist Church of Mt. Dora, Mt Dora, FL

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

March 2018

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

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 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 21-23 - Summer Reading,
Springfield-Greene Library System, Springfield, 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 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 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 8 - Hugo's Coming to Town, 11:00, Cape
Girardeau Public Library, Cape Girardeau, 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
Mike Anderson's Calendar
Time to Book!
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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