Washington to host concert Saturday May 12

On Saturday May 12, at 7:30 p.m. a concert entitled ?An Evening of Music and Laughter? will be performed by Washington native, Sue Ellen Hegstrom.

The concert will be held at the Washington Area Performing Arts and Events Center in Washington.

The concert is sponsored by the Washington Concert Association and the Washington Area Performing Arts and Events Center, along with  support from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation.

The concert will consist of songs, guest appearances by area musicians, humor and storytelling. Others performing with Hegstrom are Jeffrey Allen Mead, Ann Schilling, Linda Soukup and Mike Jewell along with the Trafficjam (Jazz Trio) made up of Tim Fees on keyboard/bass/accordion, Devin van Holsteijn on saxes and Ross Clowser on guitar.

Following the evening performance, there will be a reception to welcome Hegstrom back to Washington.

Tickets can be purchased at the Washington Chamber of Commerce and also will be sold at the door. For more information, call 319-461-6402.