Jencks opens 2017 house concert series

Joe Jencks will kick off the 2017 Cotter Creek House Concert Series at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Jencks is an international touring performer, songwriter, entertainer and educator based in Chicago.

Other concerts scheduled this year include Hans Christian (cello) on Feb. 4, Andy Cohen (blues) on March 4, Stas Venglevski on March 11, Matt Watroba on April 2 and Red Tail Ring on May 20.

All concerts are held at the home of Joel Kroenke, W9050 Broadway Road, Shawano. The evening traditionally begins with a potluck meal at 5:30 p.m., followed by music at 7 p.m.

For reservations or information, call 715-853-6879.