News & Updates


Piano Recital with Jonathan Howe

Nov 29 2015

This piano recital, performed by Jonathan Howe, will feature music by Bach, Villa-Lobos, Rachmaninov, Debussy, and his father, Hubert Howe.

60 Minutes Around the World with the Karkowska Sisters

Nov 18 2015

Sunday, November  22  from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. 60 Minutes Around the World will take the audience on a breathtaking journey around the world with a healthy dose of humor through an amazing program of the most beloved classical music hits.  Music will include G. Gershwin’s Summertime (arr. by Jascha Heifetz), fireworks of Carmen Fantasy by P. Sarasate, Csardas by V.Monti, brilliant Souvenir d'Amerique (Variations on Yankee Doodle) by H. Vieuxtemps and more!

Joaquin and the Hot Knives

Oct 28 2015

Joaquin and the Hot Knives is a dynamic, four-piece psychedelic blues band from Brooklyn, NY.  The band draws from a combination of classic honkey-tonk piano blues, post-war electric blues, modern psychedelic music and rock & roll.  Signer Joaquin Cotler's unique vocal style and the innovative, exciting guitar work of Seth Johnson give the Hot Knives their distinctive and satisfying sound.

Sister Act

Oct 04 2015

Sunday, October 18  from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Through vocal impersonations, contagious chemistry and outrageous costuming, sisters Andrea and Celeste will take you on a historic journey -- introducing you to past and present popular female vocalists. Some of the ladies who will perform for your audience are: Cher, Tina Turner The Andrew Sisters, The Supremes, Janis Joplin, Cindi Lauper, and Broadway's Annie. Sister Act loves audience participation show, so don’t forget to warm up before you arrive!

Music Francaise

Aug 22 2015

Sunday, Sep 20th from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. The culture of France at the turn of the 20th century was one of leisure difficult to relate to in today's fast world. This culture continues today only in private gatherings among French people. Having met through their parent's French club, Melanie Chirignan and Sina Kiai will perform some of the music written in that atmosphere of leisure and share the unique influence of France on classical music.

Crayon Kiosks and Launch Pads

Jul 08 2015

The Children's section of the library just got some new additions! Crayon Kiosks: iPads filled with games to stay cool during the hot days of Summer and Launch Pads: tablets with different apps related to a number of subjects, come in, enjoy, have fun, and learn!

This Funny Thing Called Love: A Cole Porter Musical

May 03 2015

Sunday, May 31 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Standards have been paying tribute to famous American songwriters for ten years. This program, entitled "This Funny Thing Called Love" (from the song "What Is This Thing Called Love") pays tribute to the great Cole Porter. The songs have been placed in such a way as to suggest the interaction of a couple of on-again-off-again lovers. Performers include Peter Morrison, creator, pianist & tenor, Gregg Sixt, tenor, Kathleen Gubitosi, soprano and Amelia Chiaramonte, mezzo soprano.