Library to host 10th anniversary concert celebrations on Nov. 15

01 Nov 2019 | 11:35

The Albert Wisner Public Library will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the library’s dedication on McFarland Drive with two concerts on Friday, Nov. 15:

The Uncle Brothers with Tommy Gardner

5 p.m. in the Community Room

The Uncle Brothers will entertain families and young children with the magic of their original award-winning children's music. Their parent-friendly family shows are upbeat and fun; chock full of important messages wrapped in spirit and humor. Children and parents will find themselves tapping their toes, clapping their hands and singing along with the spirited melodies during this interactive show for the whole family.

The Great American Folk Song Revival with Caroline Doctorow

7 p.m. in the Community Room

Singer-songwriter Caroline Doctorow presents a tribute to songwriters of the ‘60s that includes the work of Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Tom Paxton, Donovan, Richard and Mimi Fariña, Pete Seeger and John Hartford. She will also perform some of her original compositions and discuss the songwriting process and what it was like growing up with her late father, world-renowned author E.L. Doctorow.

This program-through-song offers the listener a unique perspective of this significant period in our country’s musical history. It’s music that audience members of all ages will enjoy and remember. Audience sing-alongs are encouraged.

Registration is suggested to attend these programs. Register online at albertwisnerlibrary.org or call the Library at 986-1047 ext. 3.

These programs are made possible by a gift to the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation by Glenn P. and Susan D. Dickes.