Eleanor became an inspiration to people of good will all around the world. Her life and work has made our country and our world a better place to live. This play illuminates the steps along her journey. Join Linda Kenyon as she portrays Eleanor in striking realism.
Edith Anderson is a local treasure and legendary pianist. We are honored to welcome this 99 year old entertainer once again at our library. Edith will perform popular songs from the 1920’s through the 1940’s, as well as a selection of classical and ragtime pieces.
Annie Oakley was one the most famous women of her day. The petite sharpshooter competed in a sport dominated by men. Kim Hanley portrays Annie and is eager to share her inspiring life story. Like Oakley, Hanley has created her own costume, and can ride and shoot. And like Oakley, Hanley is committed to family, education, and philanthropic causes.
Annie Oakley: Aim for a High Mark is portrayed by Kim Hanley and produced by the American Historical Theatre. (www.ahtheatre.org) Thanks go to The Horizons Speakers Bureau of the NJ Council for the Humanities for providing this event.
If you’ve ever eaten at Jozanna’s Restaurant in Middlesex, you’ve surely heard the owner, Frank Bozzomo, serenading his guests. We are pleased to host Frank who will perform a melodic variety of songs: from opera to Broadway; from pop to Italian classics. Our own Beverly Weber will accompany him on the piano. Come and enjoy some of our town’s amazing talent!
Four beautiful hand-quilted placemats created by Carolyn Rock have been donated to the Friends of the Middlesex Public Library by the Middlesex Heritage Quilters, and will be raffled at our November 1 concert featuring Frank Bozommo, “The Singing Chef”. Profits will benefit the Friends of the Middlesex Public Library and will go towards funding future programs.
The Friends are busier than ever and need your help! Friends President, Susen Edwards, asks anyone interested in helping with Friends activities, events, and fundraisers to attend this meeting. We’re looking for energetic, positive people who want to make a difference in our community.
Painter Vincent van Gogh produced more than 2,000 works of art in his last decade. Let’s explore and view some of these masterpieces with Michael Norris, Ph.D., former Museum Educator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Jazz and classical pianist, Arkadiy Figlin is best known for his work as the pianist from the 2010 movie "The Black Swan". Arkadiy performed the piano soundtrack for the movie, and was featured in several scenes with Natalie Portman. We are privileged to have this world-renowned musician perform for us.
The Friends of the Middlesex Public Library are looking for an energetic volunteer to head our Fundraising Efforts. If you have experience in Fundraising and want to make a difference in your community, we need you! Grant writing experience is a plus, but not a requirement. For more information or to apply, please email us: email@example.com
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