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Busking for Books

April 26, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Type: Performance, Music, Fundraiser, Social
This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community

Busking for Books is an annual State Street event during which local musicians & artists perform on sidewalks in 20+ locations throughout State Street to raise funds for Literacy Network. Busking for Books is about raising awareness, friends and funds for adult literacy programs while highlighting Madison’s rich performing arts community.

Please join us on State Street Saturday, April 26 at 1:00-3:00 pm in celebrating the talent and philanthropy of these local performers:
• Ad Hoc String Band
• Ambulatones
• Ben Doran
• Black Star Drum Line
• Charles Boheme and Friends
• Charlie Cheney
• Crackity Jones
• DB Pedersen
• Echelon String Quartet
• Forward! Marching Band
• Joe Snare & Grace Vosen
• John Duggleby
• Mad City Jug Band
• Madison Song Circle
• Malcolm Shabazz Fiddle Class
• MAUI
• Mike Briggs
• Moldy Jam
• Oak Street Ramblers
• Off the Porch
• Stillhouse Six
• Stompin’Radishes
• Sultan of Squeeze
• Tom Kastle, Stephen Lee Rich and the Madison Songwriters Guild

In Dane County, more than 17,000 adults lack functional literacy skills needed to read a letter from their child’s teacher, a label in a grocery store, or instructions from a doctor. We’re going to change that! We need your help. www.litnetwork.org

Details

Date:
April 26, 2014
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Organizer

Literacy Network
Phone:
(608) 244-3911
Email:
shawn@litnetwork.org
Website:
https://www.litnetwork.org

Venue

State Street
Madison, WI United States + Google Map