Students should check in at the registration desk at Shore Acres at 6:30 p.m.,
Friday, February 26

. Class begins Friday evening, February 26 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the pavilion.

Class continues on Saturday, February 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and finishes on
Sunday, February 28, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.

Registered students receive one free admission to the Saturday night concert,
plus continental breakfast and lunch on both Saturday and Sunday. Continental
breakfast will be available 1/2-hour prior to class time on both Saturday and

Friday, February 26
Registration: 6:30 p.m. in the Shore Acres Park. 100 Park Blvd., Chillicothe, IL (just
north of Peoria, RT 29)

6:45 - General informational meeting

7:00- 9:00 – Meet the instructors and begin class.

Saturday, February 27,
8:30 – 9:00: Continental Breakfast
9:00 – 11:30 Class

12:00 Lunch

1:00 - 3:00 Class

7:00 – 9:00 pm Concert

Sunday, February 28
8:30 – 9:00 Breakfast
9:00 - 9:45 Hymn Sing
9:45 – 12:00 Class
12:00 – Lunch, jamming, and general drifting away.

The Basics with Mike Anderson

Not a National Champion, but he
plays pretty well!!!

No experience required.

We will explore the dulcimer and focus on
strumming and coaxing melodies out of the
instrument. Lots of tunes! Becoming
comfortable with the mountain dulcimer will
be a priority including using different types
of picks, keeping it on your lap, and the
feeling of “becoming one” with your

Bring all the questions you've been afraid
to ask!

I'm Not a Beginner Level

At this level of playing we will continue to reinforce
the basics of good strumming and noting but  
moving  the focus to:


Level 3 classes will emphasize SONGS!!!!

100 Park Blvd. Chillicothe, IL (just north of Peoria, RT 29)