Wednesday, February 16, 2011

ONE BOOK ONE CITY: Music! Music! Music!

The Friends of the Crowell Public Library, invite all music lovers far and wide to a series of special performances that are part of their ONE BOOK, ONE CITY events for 2011. Thursday, March 3, 7:00 p.m. Pianist GIL GUNDERSON Thursday, March 17, 7:00 p.m. Jazz & ragtime pianist BRAD KAY Thursday, March 31, 7:00 p.m. Pianist DOUG HAISE Thursday, April 14, 7:00 p.m. CROWN CITY DIXELAND BAND All performances are free and take place in the Library’s Barth Community Room, which has great acoustics, but only seats 80, so patrons are encouraged to arrive early. A mystery set in the late 1800s in Sedalia, Missouri, The Ragtime Kid by Larry Karp weaves the story of a white teenage pianist who implicates his idol, Scott Joplin, in a crime. More details on the One Book, One City program will be announced in upcoming weeks, including a special bus trip, and author appearance, so readers and music lovers are urged to check the Crowell Public Library website frequently: