Take your ukulele skills to the next level with instructor Kim Brush. If you have basic ukulele skills or have been a part of a beginner class, than this is for you!
Classes are for adults, age 18 and over. This is a 16 week class.
In order to be successful in this class the instructor advises students to have their own ukulele.
Ukuleles may be available for checkout.
This class is full.
Who: General public ages 18 and up. You do not need a library card to attend.
When: 6:30pm Thursdays Class Dates: April 6, 13, 20 May 4, 18, 25 June 1, 15, 22, 29 July 6, 13, 27 August 3, 10, 17
Where: First-Floor Community Room, O'Fallon Public Library
Kim Brush is a musician and educator in O'Fallon, Illinois. She served as general music instructor and children's choir director for 35 years at Whiteside School in Belleville, Illinois. She also served as band director for 5 years. In 2013, she started a program for 5th graders to learn to play ukulele. After learning to play, students would entertain residents at the assisted care facility in the district. In addition to public education, Kim has served as organist, pianist, choir director, children's choir director, and worship director in several local churches. She volunteers as a pianist for church services at St. Paul's Care Center in Belleville, Illinois. She also conducts “hymn sings” at several assisted care centers. During her retirement, Kim teaches at the Belleville PSOP program, teaching seniors to play ukulele. She also participates in several ukulele jam groups and performs in her own ukulele band, Kainoa Girls.