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May 2019

Road Scholar Concert: Mt. Vernon, IL

May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm CDT
CE Brehm Memorial Library, 101 S. 7th Street
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
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Bucky will be performing his show “I Need to Make A Dollar: Protest Songs of Illinois Workers, 1865-1970”, May 9, 2019, 6:30 pm at the C.E. Brehm Memorial Library.  Come join us for this FREE event, listen and learn about Illinois’ past.  This event is underwritten through Illinois Humanities' Road Scholar Program.  CDs will be available for purchase.

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June 2019

Folksongs of Illinois coming to DeKalb County History Center

June 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm CDT
DeKalb County History Center, 1730 N Main Street
Sycamore, IL 60178
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Bucky will be bringing his brand of Illinois folksongs to DeKalb County History Center in his program entitled "Goin' Down The Road: Folksongs Of Illinois, 1818-1960, on June 8, 2019 at 1:00 pm.  Come join us for some great music and stories about folk music in Illinois and how it came to be here.  This is a free program offered at part of the Illinois Humanities' Road Scholar Program.  Folksongs of Illinois CD series will be available for purchase at…

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Road Scholar Program, Lisle, IL

June 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
Lisle Heritage Society, 1011 Division Street
Lisle, IL 60532
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Free
Folksongs of Illinois, #1

Join Bucky Halker at the Lisle Heritage Society, June 27, 2019, 7:00 pm, where he will present Goin' Down the Road: Folk Songs of Illinois, 1818-1960.  Just in time to celebrate Illinois' Bicentennial, you will hear folk songs from all over the State.  Songs that were written by Illinois residents or brought here and popularized in Illinois.  This event is free and offered as part of the Illinois Humanities' Road Scholar program.  Folksongs of Illinois CDs will be available for purchase.  

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August 2019

Folksongs of Illinois at Jefferson County Historical Society

August 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
Jefferson County Historical Society, 1411 N 27th Street
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
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Free

Bucky will be presenting his Folksongs of Illinois program at th Jefferson County Historical Society, Mt. Vernon, IL, August 17, 2019 at 2:00 pm.  Just in time to celebrate Illinois' Bicentennial, come out and hear folksongs popularized or written in Illinois and find out how they came here.  This event is free and is part of Illinois Humanities' Road Scholar Program.

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September 2019

Folksongs of Illinois coming to Apple Valley, Elizabeth, IL

September 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT
Apple River Fort State Historic Site, 311 E Myrtle Street
Elizabeth, IL 61028
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Bucky will be brandishing his versions of folksongs sung and made popular in lllinois at the Apple River Fort State Historic Site, Elizabeth, IL, on Friday, September 6, 2019, at 6:00 pm.  Come join us for music, commentary and laughter.  This event is free and sponsored through Illinois Humanities' Road Scholars program.  Folksongs of Illinois CDs will be available for purchase at the event.   

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