From King Day to the Chinese New Year with Music

There's always something to celebrate in song.

Monday, January 20.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The Schaumburg census office will be open. No, wait, it will be closed. Employees can make other plans. Check that, it will be open.

Tuesday, January 21.

Folk Festival with Lilli Kuzma presents a segment Remembering Pete Seeger, 90.9 FM, or www.wdcb.org. 8 PM.

Thursday, January 

Tim Grimm and Ben Bedford  Ben Bedford at Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St, Oak Park. 7 PM.

Friday, January 24.

Anthony Padilla at Two Way Street Coffee House, 1047 Curtiss St, Downers Grove. 8:15 PM. $10.

Saturday, January 25.

Chinese New Year. Happy New Year!

09 Andrew Calhoun  Andrew Calhoun presents songs of Robert Burns, on his birthday (Robert Burns's, not Andrew's) at Brown Bag House Concerts. annesponzilli@gmail.com for details. 7:30 PM. $15.

Sunday, January 26.

Andrew Calhoun switches from songs of Robert Burns, to Robert Burns: A Life in Song, at Skokie Theater,7924 N. Lincoln Ave, Skokie. 3 PM. $20.

Naomi Ashley Band backs up the poets at the Upton Poetry Slam, Green Mill Cocktail Lopunge, 4802 N. Broadway, at Lawrence, Chicago.7 PM.

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