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Summer Garden Concert Series: Jim Turner
July 8 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm EDT
Bring a beach chair and a picnic dinner to relax, soak up the last rays of the long summer daylight, and dance (or sit,if you prefer) to music in our beautiful garden plaza. In case of rain, concerts will be held indoors and chairs supplied by the library. For all ages. No registration necessary, first come first seated.
Acclaimed guitar and harmonica player, Jim Turner has shared the stage with such greats as Paul McCartney, B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Dave Mason, Taj Mahal, Nell Carter and G.E. Smith, among others over the past 25 years. Enjoy his solo performance including a repertoire of rock’n’roll, blues, folk, jazz, reggae.
Monday, July 8, 5:30-6:30 pm
Grand Folk Railroad: Spirit of the Sixties
Join us for a nostalgic look back at the decade that completely reinvented what popular music could be! Enjoy a live performance from Grand Folk Railroad of the music of the 60s. A special commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Woodstock.
Monday, July 22, 5:30-6:30 pm
Indie rock musician, Rorie Kelly makes lady beast music. Her life’s mission is to create music that inspires others to love themselves fiercely and become their own heroes. Rorie’s empowerment anthem “If You Teach a Bird to Sing” led her to perform the Obama White House and earned her a top 10 staff pick from WFUV’s John Platt.
Monday, August 5, 5:30-6:30 pm
House of Mouse
The House of Mouse Spectacular will feature best-loved selections from the Disney Collection of movies and musicals including Aladdin, Beauty and The Beast, Frozen, The Little Mermaid, The Lion King, Mary Poppins, The Jungle Book, and more. This family friendly concert will feature Valerie diLorenzo, Amanda Borsack Jones and other East End favorites. Kids are welcome to come dressed as their favorite character!
Monday, August 19, 5:30-6:30 pm