Upcoming Concerts and Workshops

Please note: Events marked with the dancing rat are open to the public.  
Call ahead for library shows,  as they often have reservation procedures.

HERE'S WHAT'S COOKIN' AT MACARONI SOUP!

December 2018

Monday, December 17, 9:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

District 62 Early Learning Center, Des Plaines, IL
It's our annual holiday visit for family sing-alongs! Hooray!

Tuesday, December 18, 9:30 a.m.

District 62 Early Learning Center, Des Plaines, IL
It's our annual holiday visit for family sing-alongs! Hooray again!

January 2019

Friday, January 11, 6:30 p.m.

Sward Elementary School, Oak Lawn, IL
Preschool Dance - and singing and laughing and a Snowball Freeze Fight!

Wednesday, January 16, 9:45 & 10:30 a.m.

Penny Lane School, Chicago Ridge, IL
We're ba-ack! We'll be celebrating winter in song and dance!

Thursdays, January 17 - April 11, 9:30 & 10:30 a.m.

MACARONI SOUP PARENT/CHILD CLASSES -
10 week Winter Session
Trinity United Methodist Church, Mt Prospect, IL
Tiny Tunes 9:30 - 10:15 Children 1.5 - 2.5 with adult
Sing'n'Shake 10:30 - 11:15 Children 2.5 - 4 with adult
Contact Miss Carole for information and registration.

Friday, January 18, 9:45 - 11:45 a.m.

Jefferson Early Childhood Center, Wheaton, IL
Staff Professional Development:
"ACTIVE MUSIC: Brain Food, Body Fuel!"

Saturday, January 19, 10:00 a.m.

Growing With Grace Preschool, Libertyville, IL
Family Concert - Miss Carole and Clarence are happy to be back to sing and dance with you!

Wednesday, January 23, 9:30 a.m.

Immanuel Lutheran School, Downers Grove, IL
Preschool Family Concert! Put on your dancing shoes!

Wednesday, January 30, 9:40 a.m.

Anne M. Jeans School, Willowbrook, IL
Concert For Kids - We'll be singing with PreK, K and Firsties!

February 2019

Friday, February 1, 10:00 a.m.

Immaculate Conception School, Chicago, IL
Concert for PreK Kids! We'll be Marching In The Snow!

Saturday, Feb 2, 10:00 a.m.

Prince of Peace Preschool,
930 W. Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL
Preschool Open House Concert - our annual visit to this great school! Grab the kids and come warm up a winter morning with songs, dances AND a Snowball Freeze Fight!!!

Saturday, February 9, Time TBA

Opening Minds Conference,
Fairmont Hotel, Chicago, IL
I will update workshop titles and times when the conference gives them to me.

Monday, February 11, 10:00 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

Conyers Learning Academy, Rolling Meadows, IL
Two Concerts for Kids!

Wednesday, February 13, 10:00 a.m.

Child's Voice, Wood Dale, IL
Concert for Kids - our annual visit!

Wednesday, February 20, 9:30 a.m.

Crown of Life Christian Academy, Fort Atkinson, WI
Concert for Kids - area Lutheran Schools - we're back!

Wednesday, February 27, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Schaumburg Township District Library,
130 Roselle Road, Schaumburg, IL
Professional Development Workshop for preschool teachers - call library for registration.
Topic: "Making Better Brains and Bodies Through Music and Movement!"

March 2019

Saturday, March 2, 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

22nd Annual Infant Toddler Conference,
Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, IL
For registration and info google the conference early in 2019.
Workshops: "Music & Movement for Toddlers: Teaching appropriate content for developing brains and bodies."
"Again, Please! Songs & Fingerplays for 1-3 year olds."

Thursday/Friday, March 7-8

38th Annual IL-ASCD PreK - Kindergarten Conference,
Schaumburg, IL
Join Miss Carole & Clarence and other topnotch educators for two days of learning and sharing some best-practice ideas you can take back to your classrooms immediately. For registration and info click HERE. Workshop: Miss Carole's Singing & Moving Classroom Thurs 11:45 a.m. & Fri 7:30 a.m.
Workshop: Musical Manipulatives to Enhance Learning and Promote Community
Thurs 2:30 p.m. & Fri 10:15 a.m.
Workshop: Early Childhood Songswap - Bring a favorite song or movement activity to share!
Fri 1:15 p.m.

Tuesday/Wednesday, March 12/13

Prairie Pride Schools, Cedar Rapids, IA
We'll be back at all 5 Prairie Pride Preschools!

Saturday, March 16, 11:00 a.m.

Deerfield Public Library, 920 Waukegan Road, Deerfield, IL
Family Concert - put on your dancing shoes and boogie on in!

Wednesday, March 20, 9:30 a.m. & 12:15 p.m.

Rhodes Elementary School, River Grove, IL
Two Annual Concerts for Kids (parents invited, too!)

April 2019

Friday, April 5, 6:30 p.m.

St Peter's Lutheran School, Schaumburg, IL
Family Concert - will spring be in the air? If not, it'll be in our steps!

Monday, April 8, 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Hawthorne Early Childhood School, Wheeling, IL
Four Concerts For Kids! Let's sing & dance!

Wednesday, April 10, 9:15 a.m.

Salem Methodist Preschool, Barrington, IL
Concert for Kids and their families!

Wednesday, April 10, 10:45 a.m.

Atonement Christian Day School, Barrington, IL
Concert for Kids and their families!

Saturday, April 13, all day!

UW-Whitewater Early Childhood Conference,
Whitewater, WI
Join me in Wisconsin for this wonderful day of learning - new format, same great opportunities!
Workshops: Music & Movement for Developing Early Literacy Skills, Attention and Community
Early Childhood SongSwap - bring a song or movement activity to share!

THE WEEK OF THE YOUNG CHILD 2019

Monday, April 15, 10:00 a.m.

Hines Child Care Center, Hines, IL
Let's Celebrate the kids with music!

Tuesday, April 16, 9:45 a.m. & 12:45 p.m.

Early Beginnings PreK at Lincoln School, Rochelle, IL
Keep the beat going for young children!

Thursday, April 18, 9:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

District 62 Early Learning Center, Des Plaines, IL
Keep the celebration of children going - yea, kids!

Friday, April 19, 9:30 a.m.

District 62 Early Learning Center, Des Plaines, IL
Though The Week Of the Young Child is ending - and this is a great place to have our finale - the celebration of excellence goes on!

Monday, April 2, 10:00 a.m.

Mother's Day out Preschool, Elm Grove, WI
Annual Concert for Kids - Yippee - let's sing and dance!

Tuesday, April 30, 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

Middletown Prairie Elementary School, Mahomet, IL
Two Concerts for Kids - our annual visit is such fun!

 

IS MISS CAROLE COMING TO YOUR EVENT?
Call Miss Carole at 847-384-1404 to book your date now!

She travels all over the world from her Chicago home base to bring developmentally appropriate, educationally sound and wonderfully engaging music and movement to children and the adults who care for them.

TO SCHEDULE A PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP, CLASSROOM VISIT(S) OR CONCERT, CALL WELL IN ADVANCE TO INSURE YOU GET THE DATE YOU REALLY WANT.

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