MUSIC WITH GHOSTS
WHERE: Downers Grove Public Library, 1050 Curtiss St.
WHEN: 2 p.m. Oct. 13
COST AND INFO: Free, with reservations encouraged at www.dglibrary.org/events, 630-960-1200
ABOUT: Award-winning storyteller Megan Wells will share Oscar Wilde’s story, “The Canterville Ghost,” accompanied by soprano Mary Elliott and pianist Chris Garofalo, who will play selections ranging from the “Graceful Ghost Rag” by William Bolcom, and “The Canterville Prophecy,” set to “Eclogue for Piano and Strings” by Gerald Finzi, to “Heady the Headless Horseman” by Denis Morgan and Shel Silverstein, and “When the Night Wind Howls” by Gilbert and Sullivan, among other pieces. It is co-sponsored by the library and Downers Grove Music Club.