7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Jazz in July: Jazz Standards/American Songbook
Please join us for the second of two evenings of Jazz this summer. Featured performers for this Jazz Standards/American Songbook concert will be: Tony Signa, Saxophone and Flute; Bob Mchugh, piano; Ron Naspo, bass; and David Humm, drums. Refreshments will be served. Tickets are $20 per person, per concert and will benefit the Library. Tickets will be available at the door.
The Moving Image of Rock Movie Series: Don’t Look Back (1967)
In 1965, Bob Dylan was on tour of the United Kingdom and was on the strong upswing of his fame. He was just about to go “electric,” foregoing — what many fans believed anyway — his folk-influenced and politically-charged roots and moving in a direction that was forsaking all he had stood for to this point in time. Read more...
Sand, Screams and Swimming: Summer Cinema Film Series
Join us for the third film in our afternoon summer series, Sand, Screams and Swimming featuring a trio of movies that each differently answer the question: “What did I do on my summer vacation?” In Kings of Summer from 2013 (95 min. Rated R), three teenage friends, in the ultimate act of independence, decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods and living off the land. Starring Nick Robinson, Gabriel Basso and Moises Arias. Read more...
Children's Book Author Reading of The Day I Made the Sky Smile
Children’s author Lashone Murphy will do a reading from her children’s book: The Day I Made the Sky Smile as part of a special story time at the library. The book tells the story of Savannah, who is ‘almost 10’ and her quest to find where she fits in her family and the world. Although it’s a fictional tale, Savannah and her older brother Kenny are based on real siblings from the Neighborhood House, where Lashone works. Read more...