May Day at St. John’s ~ Salon Series

Listen to Jamie O’Reilly’s May Day previews
Sunday April 27 at 11:15 am The Folks Show WNUR 89.3 FM
AND the podcast on WGN Radio, from Sun Mar 23
with Rick Kogan on After Hours.

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“upon the barren arms of winter,
a seasonal rite wakens the earth
and fools the city into feeling an idyllic place.”
(from May Day in Chicago, Maureen Flannery)

m-craneRoots Salon at St. John’s Presents
May Day 
Saturday, May 3
7 o’clock pm
St. John’s Episcopal Church
3857 N Kostner, Chicago, Il
Tickets $18 adv. $20 at door.
Family $45/50
Tickets on sale now via Paypal (see below)
With The Go Away Girls: Meg and Nia O’Reilly Amandes, Michael Smith, Peter Swenson, Kathy O’Neill, Mark Piekarz, Victor Holstein & Jamie O’Reilly

Music. Poetry. Stories. Shakespeare. 


Mary51In this new Salon Series collaboration, producer Jamie O’Reilly and St. John’s Episcopal Church Chicago present an evening of musical and literary fare focusing on rebirth, the lusty month of May, the roots of the May Festival tradition, and the glory of spring.  “Ancestors” Roots Salon 2014 is a year-long cultural arts series investigating the source of the art we produce, and its connection to history, community, and the seasons of life.

BUY TICKETS via “Buy Now” button below. We’ll have your name at the door.
Click on your option. $18 advance.  $45 family. $20/50 day of.


Want to support the Roots Series at St. John’s?  Go to their home page.
Donate button is on their right pg.  (or) download the Roots Donor form 2  ***

Thanks to our May Day donor: Lawrence Dean’s Bakery,
providing luscious take-home packs of cookies for sale:
“Small batches baked fresh daily.”

Roots Salon May Day Performers

The Go Away GirlsMark Piekarz134045_3371600829371_2100159097_o



konPeter Swenson

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