Albert Wisner Public Library

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  • * Art Exhibits for November:  the Library is full of inspiring art this month, including photography of the Hadza tribe of Tanzania; Stefan Dykstra's abstract acrylics and folk art landscapes and Bettye Hill's Japanese embroidery.  Also on display in are personal artifacts of WW1, shared with us by local residents.  Please come enjoy it all!

    * Meet the Artist:  Japanese Embroidery with Bettye Hillon Wednesday, November 14 at 6:30pm, Bettye Hill will give a brief talk about the history of Japanese embroidery and how it has evolved through the years. She will also share how she uses this long tradition in the execution of her own art embroideries.  Register here today!


    * Impressionism:  A Musical Performance & Lecture:  please join us on Friday, November 16 at 7:00pm when Dr. Caryn Block presents an evening of Impressionism in art, literature and music, focusing on how these arts interconnected and influenced one another.  Attention will be paid to Renoir and Monet; to Mallarme, Rimbaud and Verlaine; to Debussy and Ravel.  Dr. Block will also perform Impressionist period music for solo flute, as well as 20th century works influenced by Impressionism.  Ms. Block is a composer, an accomplished flutist, conductor, music director and writer whose music has been performed regionally and nationally.  She has received numerous grants, commissions, fellowships and awards for her compositions.  Please register here today!


Today's Events

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 -
9:00am to 10:30am

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 -
9:30am to 11:00am

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 -
11:15am to 12:45pm

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 -
11:15am to 11:45am

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 -
1:30pm to 2:15pm

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm

Upcoming Events

Thursday, November 15, 2018 -
9:30am to 11:00am

Thursday, November 15, 2018 -
10:00am to 10:30am

Thursday, November 15, 2018 -
10:00am to 12:00pm