Jim’s Tour Dates

Many of Jim’s performances are not open to the public and, because of that, we have not listed them here.

The following are public shows, but we recommend that you contact the venue to confirm all details.

 

 

 

Please confirm show date and time with venue.

Some concerts require tickets or reservations. Please inquire with venue.

Some concerts are outdoors. In case of inclement weather, please contact venue for cancellation or rain site information.

 

FEBRUARY 2017

Friday, February 3rd, 6 pm 
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Northampton Christian Preschool
852 Bath Road
Cuyahoga Falls, OH

Saturday, February 4th, 10:30 am & 1:45 pm
10th Annual Family Reading Festival
Akron-Summit County Public Library
60 S High St
Akron, OH
For more information:
http://www.akronlibrary.org

Wednesday, February 8th, 6:30 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Huntley Parent Tot Program and Huntley Public Library
May Chesak School
Lake in the Hills, IL
For more information:
https://www.huntleylibrary.org/event/jim-gill-nationwide-campaign-for-play-tour/

Friday, February 10th, 9 am
Training Workshop for Head Start and Early Head Start Professionals

TCOC Head Start

Friday, February 10th, 6:30 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Brookfield Public Library 
3609 Grand Blvd
Brookfield, IL
For more information and registration, contact the library:
708-485-6917 or http://www.brookfieldlibrary.info

Thursday, February 16th, 10:15 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

First United Methodist Preschool
236 W Crystal Lake Ave
Crystal Lake, IL
For more information, contact Kim Lamz:
preschool@firstchurchcl.org

Saturday, February 18th, 11:00
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Park Ridge Public LIbrary
20 S Prospect Ave
Park Ridge, IL
For more information, contact the library:
847-825-3123 or http://www.parkridgelibrary.org

Saturday, February 18th, 1 pm
Training Workshop for Early Childhood Educators

Park Ridge Public LIbrary
20 S Prospect Ave
Park Ridge, IL
For more information, contact the library:
847-825-3123 or http://www.parkridgelibrary.org

Saturday, February 25th, 8 am to 1 pm
Training Workshop for Early Childhood Educators

Auburn University
Montgomery, AL
http://familyguidancecenter.org


MARCH 2017

Wednesday, March 1st, 6 to 8pm
CONFERENCE KEYNOTE

Illinois ASCD PreK and K Conference
For more information:
https://www.illinoisascd.org/professional-learning-opportunities/pre-k-and-kindergarten-conference

Friday, March 3rd, 6 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Minnesota West Community and Technical School
Granite Falls, MN

Saturday, March 4th
Training Workshops for Early Childhood Educators
Kids First Early Childhood Conference

Prairie's Edge Casino
Granite Falls MN
For registration information:
https://www.childcareawarewc.org/s/2017-Kids-First-Early-Childhood-Conference.pdf

Wednesday, March 8th, 10 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Ela Area Public Library
275 Mohawk Trail
Lake Zurich, IL
For more information, contact the library:
847-438-3433 or http://eapl.org/events/jim-gill-family-concert-nr

Thursday, March 9th, 5:30 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Sanford Education Center
412 S 13th St
Montevideo, MN

For more information, contact Amy Strunc:
astrunc@montevideoschools.org

Friday, March 10th, 6:30 pm
Training Workshop for Early Childhood Educators

sponsored by the Big Lake Early Childhood Coalition
Liberty Elementary School
17901 205th Ave
Big Lake, MN
For more information, contact Sarah Fritsch
s.fritsch@biglakeschools.org

Saturday, March 11th, 10 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY
!
sponsored by the Big Lake Early Childhood Coalition
Liberty Elementary School
17901 205th Ave
Big Lake, MN
For more information, contact Sarah Fritsch
s.fritsch@biglakeschools.org

Saturday, March 18th, 11 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Family Museum
2900 Learning Campus Drive
Bettendorf, IA
For more information, contact the museum:
563-344-4106 or http://familymuseum.org/programs/special-events/spring-break-spectacular

Thursday, March 23rd, 11 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Columbus Metropolitan Library
96 S. Grant Ave.
Columbus, OH
For more information, contact the library:
614-645-2275 or http://www.columbuslibrary.org

Saturday, March 25th, 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Workshops for Early Childhood Educators

Calloway County Regional Training Center
For more information, contact the Calloway RTC:
270-809-5316 or http://callowayrtc.wixsite.com/calloway-rtc

Friday, March 31st, 10 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Jessamine County Public Library
600 S. Main St.
Nicholasville, KY
For more information, contact the library:
859-885-3523 x227 or https://jesspublib.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=3348&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2017/03/25

Friday, March 31st, 7:00 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Boone County Public Library
1786 Burlington Pike
Burlington, KY
For more information, contact the library:
859-342-BOOK or http://www.bcpl.org


APRIL 2017

Saturday, April 1st, 9 am
Workshop for Early Childhood Educators and Librarians
Boone County Public Library
1786 Burlington Pike
Burlington, KY
For more information, contact the library:
859-342-BOOK or http://www.bcpl.org

Saturday, April 1st, 5 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!
Louisville Free Public Library - Southwest Branch
9725 Dixie Hwy
Louisville, KY
For more information, contact the library:
502-933-0029 or http://www.lfpl.org/events/index.php?com=detail&eID=81380&year=2017&month=04

Saturday, April 15th, 11 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Tippecanoe County Public Library
Wyandotte Branch
5542 E 50 South
Lafayette, IN
For more information (including ticketing info), contact the library:
765-447-4774 or http://tcpl.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=14788&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2017/04/08

Saturday, April 15th, 3 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Tippecanoe County Public Library
Klondike Branch
3062 Lindberg Road
West Lafayette, IN
For more information (including ticketing info), contact the library:
765-463-5893 or http://tcpl.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=14789&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2017/04/01

Thursday, April 20th, 3 pm
Workshop for Children's Librarians

Texas Library Association Conference
San Antonio, TX
For more information, contact the Texas Library Association:
http://www.txla.org/annual-conference

Friday, April 21st, 11 am
Workshop for Children's Librarians

Texas Library Association Conference
San Antonio, TX
For more information, contact the Texas Library Association:
http://www.txla.org/annual-conference

Saturday, April 22nd, 10 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Wheaton Public Library
225 N Cross St
Wheaton, IL
For more information (including ticketing info), contact the library:
630-868-7540 or http://www.wheatonlibrary.org/events/2017-04-22-100000-2017-04-22-104500/jim-gill-concert

Saturday, April 22nd, 11 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Wheaton Public Library
225 N. Cross St.
Wheaton, IL
For more information (including ticketing info), contact the library:
630-868-7540 or http://www.wheatonlibrary.org/events/2017-04-22-110000-2017-04-22-114500/jim-gill-concert

Monday, April 24th, 6:30 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

St. Paul Lutheran Church & School
223 W. Adams St.
Jackson, MO
For information, contact the school office (573-243-5360)
or Amy Weissmueller (573-270-3017)

Saturday, April 29th, 8:30 am
Conference Keynote

Southeast Iowa Early Childhood Summit
Social Hall, Student Activity Center
Iowa Wesleyan University
601 N. Main St.
Mt Pleasant, IA
For more information, contact Tasha Beghtol (319-461-1369)
or http://www.earlydevelopment.org/summit/

Saturday, April 29th, 10 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Southeast Iowa Early Childhood Summit
Gymnasium, Student Activity Center
Iowa Wesleyan University
601 N. Main St.
Mt Pleasant, IA 
For more information, contact Tasha Beghtol (319-461-1369)
or http://www.earlydevelopment.org/summit/


MAY 2017

Wednesday, May 3rd, 6:30 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

First Presbyterian Church
300 West Wayne St
Fort Wayne, IN
For more information:
260-426-7421 x137 or http://firstpres-fw.org

Friday, May 5th, 6:30 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

sponsored by East Central Illinois AEYC
Parkland College
2400 W Bradley Ave
Champaign, IL
For more information, contact Lou Ann Mills
burton2@illinois.edu 

Saturday, May 6th, 9:00 am to noon
Workshop for Early Childhood Educators

sponsored by East Central Illinois AEYC
Parkland College
2400 W Bradley Ave
Champaign, IL
For more information, contact Lou Ann Mills
burton2@illinois.edu. For registration, call CCRS (217-333-3252)

Monday, May 8th, 6 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial School District #2071
502 Watonwan St. E.
Lake Crystal, MN
For more information:
507-726-2320 or kkleven@isd2071.k12.mn.us

Monday, May 15th, 7 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Delta City Library
76 N 200 W
Delta, UT
For more information, contact Deb Greathouse:
435-864-4945

Tuesday, May 16th, time TBD
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Lehi City Public Library
120 N Center St.
Lehi, UT

Wednesday, May 17th, 8:30 to 11:30 am
Pre-conference Workshop for Chhildren's Librarians 

Utah Library Association Conference
South Towne Expo Center
South Jordan, UT
For more information: http://ula.org

Thursday, May 18th, 5:30 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

sponsored by AMAESD
Intermediate School District Building
2118 US 23 South
Alpena, MI
For more information, contact Sarah Prevo:
989-278-5989 or prevos@amaesd.org

Friday, May 19th
Early Childhood Conference Keynote

Alpena-Montmorency-Alcona Educational Service District
Alpena Community College
665 Johnson St
Alpena, MI
For more information: http://www.amagreatstart4kids.org

Sunday, May 28th, time TBD
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Young at Heart Festival
Loves Park, IL

JUNE 2017

Thursday, June 1st, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Training Workshop for Early Childhood Professionals

Region 16 ESC
5800 Bell St
Amarillo, TX
For more information, contact Carla Parker:
806-677-5192 or carla.parker@esc16.net

Saturday, June 3rd, 10 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Messenger Library
113 Oak St
North Aurora, IL
For more information, contact the library:
630-896-0240 or http://www.messengerpl.org

Thursday, June 8th, 10:30 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Barrington Area Library
505 N Northwest Hwy
Barrington, IL
For more information, contact the library:
847-382-1300 or http://www.barringtonarealibrary.org

Thursday, June 8th, 7 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Schaumburg Township District Library
130 S Roselle Rd
Schaumburg, IL
For more information, contact the library:
847-985-4000 or http://schaumburglibrary.org

Friday, June 9th, 10 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Anderson Japanese Gardens
318 Spring Creek Rd
Rockford, IL
For more information:
815-229-9390 or http://www.andersongardens.org

Saturday, June 10th, noon
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Richardson Public Library
900 Civic Center Drive
Richardson, TX

Tuesday, June 13th, 12:30 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Gail Borden Public Library District
270 N Grove Ave
Elgin, IL
For more information, contact the library:
847-742-2411 or http://www.gailborden.info

Saturday, June 17th, 10 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Carol Stream Public Library
616 Hiawatha Drive
Carol Stream, IL
For more information, contact the library:
630-653-0755 or http://www.cslibrary.org

Tuesday, June 20th, 10:30 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Gurnee Park District
Viking Park
4374 Old Grand Ave
Gurnee, IL
For more information, contact the park district:
847-623-7788 or http://www.gurneeparkdistrict.com

Wednesday, June 21st, 11 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Crete Public Library
1177 N Main St
Crete, IL
For more information, contact the library:
708-672-8017 or http://www.cretelibrary.org/wordpress/

Thursday, June 22nd, 6:30 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Kalamazoo Public Library - Oshtemo Branch
7265 W Main St
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
For more information, contact the library:
269-553-7980 or http://www.kpl.gov/oshtemo/

Friday, June 23rd, morning (exact time TBD)
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Grosse Pointe Public Library
Grosse Pointe, MI
Concert site TBD

Friday, June 23rd, afternoon (exact time TBD)
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Grosse Pointe Public Library
Grosse Pointe, MI
Concert site TBD

Saturday, June 24th, 10 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!
 
Mansfield/Richland County Public Library
43 West Third St
Mansfield, OH
For more information, contact the library:
419-521-3100 or http://www.mrcpl.org

Tuesday, June 27th, 2 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Burlington Public Library
210 Court St
Burlington, IA
For more information, contact the library:
319-753-1647 or http://www.burlington.lib.ia.us

Wednesday, June 28th
Conference Keynote

Iowa Reading Association
Iowa State Center: Scheman Building
Iowa State University
Ames, IA
For more information: http://iowareading.org/Iowa_Reading_Association/Home.html

Thursday, June 29th, 10:30 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Iowa City Public Librarry
123 South Linn St
Iowa City, IA
For more information, contact the library:
319-356-5200 or http://www.icpl.org

Friday, June 30th, 10 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Carnegie-Stout Public Library
360 W 11th St
Dubuque, IA
For more information, contact the library:
563-589-4225 or https://www.dubuque.lib.ia.us

Friday, June 30th, 1:30 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Carnegie-Stout Public Library
360 W 11th St
Dubuque, IA
For more information, contact the library:
563-589-4225 or https://www.dubuque.lib.ia.us


JULY 2017

Thursday, July 13th
Training Workshops for Early Childhood Educators
SPLASH CONFERENCE

Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevile, TX
For more information: http://www.frogstreet.com/splash/

Friday, July 14th
Training Workshops for Early Childhood Educators
SPLASH CONFERENCE

Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevile, TX
For more information: http://www.frogstreet.com/splash/

Wednesday, July 19th, 11 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Greenville Public Library
520 Sycamore St
Greenville, OH
For more information, contact the library:
937-548-3915 or http://www.greenville-publiclibrary.org

Thursday, July 20th, 2 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Fountaindale Public Library
Concert location - Central Park
201 Recreation Dr
Bolingbrook, IL
For more information, contact the library:
630-759-2102 or http://www.fountaindale.org 

Tuesday, July 25th, 3 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Fountain Park Chautauqua
6224 W 1600 S
Remington, IN 
For more information: http://www.fountain-park.org/index.htm

Thursday, July 27th, 10:30 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Centennial Hills Library
6711 N Buffalo Dr
Las Vegas, NV
For more information, contact the library:
702-507-6100 or http://www.lvccld.org

Thursday, July 27th, 3 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Rainbow Library
3150 N Buffalo Drive
Las Vegas, NV
For more information, contact the library:
702-507-3710 or http://www.lvccld.org

Friday, July 28th, 11:15 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Moapa Valley Library
350 N Moapa Valley Blvd
Overton, NV
For more information, contact the library:
702-397-2690 or http://www.lvccld.org

Friday, July 28th, 4 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

West Las Vegas Library
951 W Lake Mead Rd
Las Vegas, NV 
For more information, contact the library:
702-507-3980 or http://www.lvccld.org

Saturday, July 29th, 11 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Sunrise Library
5400 Harris Ave
Las Vegas, NV
For more information, contact the library:
702-507-3900 or http://www.lvccld.org

Saturday, July 29th, 3 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Whitney Library
5175 E Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas, NV
For more information, contact the library:
702-507-4010 or http://www.lvccld.org

AUGUST 2017

Tuesday, August 1st, 2 pm
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

LaGrange Park Public Library District
555 N La Grange Rd
La Grange Park, IL
For more information, contact the library:
708-352-0100 or http://www.lplibrary.org

Thursday, August 3rd, 11 am
JIM GILL'S NATIONWIDE CAMPAIGN FOR PLAY!

Palatine Public Library
700 N North Court
Palatine, IN
For more information, contact the library:
847-358-5881 or http://www.palatinelibrary.org