DON’T BE SCAMMED! HOW TO AVOID FRAUD
Wednesday, January 28, at 2:00 PM
Please note that due to the weather, this program has been cancelled. We hope to reschedule later in the spring.
Hardly a day goes by that we don’t hear about a new scam—from lottery winnings to grandchildren stranded in a foreign country. Hedy Knapp, from Knapp Paperwork Partners, discusses the most common scams & how to avoid becoming a victim. You don’t have to be a senior to fall victim to fraud! This program is open to everyone.
CATHERINE SPRAGUE: MOZART AT THE MOVIES
Sunday, February 8, at 3:00 P.M.
It's no surprise that Mozart’s music appears in more than 550 movies. This 90 minute PowerPoint program examines well-known movies in which Mozart’s music is featured. Clips from Master & Commander, Elvira Madigan, Shawshank Redemption, Out of Africa, Amadeus, The King’s Speech, and more, are followed by the real story behind the music and why Mozart wrote the works.
"SIDE BY SIDE”
OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II & STEPHEN SONDHEIM
Sunday, February 22, at 3:00 P.M.
Come hear Jean & Bill McClelland perform songs of Oscar Hammerstein and Stephen Sondheim from some of their greatest shows: Show Boat, South Pacific, Oklahoma, Carousel, The King & I, West Side Story, Gypsy, Sweeney Todd, Follies, A Little Night Music & more.
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BUSINESS MEETING
Thursday, March 5 , at 7:00 P.M.
It’s time to begin working on the Annual Book Sale and First Annual Tricky Tray! Anyone interested in taking an active part in the Friends’ book sale and other fundraising events is urged to attend this business meeting.
NEW RAGTIME GUITAR:
A MUSICAL & HISTORICAL VIEW
Sunday, March 8, at 3:00 P.M.
Allan Jaffe explores the musical & social origins of ragtime music, focusing on Scott Joplin, Joseph Lamb, James Scott, & others. He then deals with his own rags, incorporating elements of more contemporary forms of American music: Jazz, Funk, & Blues. This free program is open to the public & provided by the Horizons Speakers Bureau of the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a State Partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
CELEBRATE ST. PATRICK’S DAY
WITH DUBLIN FOG
Thursday, March 12, at 7:00 P.M.
What is St. Patrick’s Day without music? Bring your shamrocks, wear your green, and join us for a rousing evening of Irish music! Our performers, Bob and Mimi Harty-Koerner will share their love of Irish tunes on the tin whistle, flute, fife, and bodhran drum.
JULIA SAYS, ‘BON APPETIT!”
LINDA KENYON AS JULIA CHILD
Sunday, March 29, at 3:00 P.M.
Julia Child was an American cook, author & television personality who introduced French cuisine & cooking techniques to America. While her public face and voice became familiar to all of us, this play focuses on her private side - especially the relationship with her husband, Paul. Our play is a love story!
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