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Jackie Washington Day


Friday, February 10, 2017


Hamilton Public Library
55 York Blvd
Hamilton, ON L8R 3K1

FREE Lunch Hour Concert but seating is limited so you must register here

Featuring Canadian roots music legend KEN WHITELEY. Guitarist MARGARET STOWE. MOSE SCARLETT, a long time fixture on the Canadian music scene. Hamilton’s own TOM WILSON along with BIG RUDE JAKE, JUDE JOHNSON, JAMES STRECKER, JOHN MORRIS, and GINGER ST. JAMES!

Concert: Live Music – 12pm – 1:30pm

Film Screening – Hank Williams: The Show He Never Gave 1:45pm - 3:15pm

Celebrate all that Jackie Washington meant to Hamilton and to those beyond Hamilton whom he touched musically or by his presence, demeanor, and personality. A sentimental tribute taking place the Friday before Valentine’s Day.

Master of Ceremonies: Pauline Kajiura

Reading by Klyde Broox
Special presentation by Rick Stapleton on the Jackie Washington archives at McMaster University.
Followed by a Film Screening: Hank Williams: The Show He Never Gave

Presented in partnership by the Hamilton Public Library and Hamilton Arts & Letters magazine, www.HALmagazine.com

Link to webpage