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The Long Beach School District presents: Take Four Live in Concert
Saturday, May 27 at 2:00 p.m.
Take Four is a jazz combo that you won’t want to miss! From iconic artists like Dave Brubeck and Miles Davis to more modern artists like Herbie Hancock and John Coltrane, Take Four strives to stimulate the mind with fresh improvisation. You will hear one of the highest levels of musical performance come to life and unleash the true art form of swing and funk while capturing the styles of all of the pieces. Liam Thornton, saxophone; Quincy Roman, piano; Logan Friedman, bass; Vinny Pagano, drums.
The Avanti Society presents the film: Il Volo: Notte Magic
Saturday, June 3 at 2:00 p.m.
Il Volo performed some of the most famous Neapolitan songs and arias from the Italian and international operatic repertoire all of which were sung by the original Three Tenors. As a special guest, Maestro Placid Domingo conducted almost half of the program and joined Il Volo singing the classic Non ti scorer di me. Although Il Volo were not yet born when The Three Tenors first performed, they grew up listening to them, being fascinated and inspired by their voices and legendary achievements. Now, Il Volo deliver this music to a new audience so they can experience the same emotions from that long ago magical night.
Filigree: Flute Music from Around the World with Barbara Siese
Sunday, June 4 at 2:00 p.m.
The flute has played an important role in so many cultures. Flutist, Barbara Siesel, offers a pallet of music from China, Ireland, France, Germany, America, Japan and Italy. This concert includes music from the baroque to the contemporary as well as Barbara’s thoughts and commentary on the selections. This is a wonderful and peaceful way to spend an afternoon or evening.
The Golden Tone Orchestra Big Ban
Sunday, June 11 at 2:00 p.m.
On June 11th The Long Beach Library will be transformed Into a concert hall from the Big Band Era. Your trip to that bygone era will be led by Vincent “Bobby” Ferrari the band leader who is 96 years young and played with many bands at that time along with the famous Vincent Lopez. Bobby plays the flute, clarinet, saxophone and will thrill you with his vocal renditions. Bobby is assisted by the 21 members of The Golden Tone Orchestra. Many of the members are in their eighties. The program is filled with songs from the past along with modern tunes. Prepare yourself for an afternoon of nostalgia. Sit back, close your eyes if you wish and enjoy the trip.
1 Writers’ Circle - 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - (All Mondays)
1 At the Point Lookout Library Branch - QiGong with Liz Connors Mondays through May 22 - 4:00 p.m.
2 West End Arts Meeting - 7:00 p.m.
3 Nassau County Services for the Aging presents: Caregivers Support Group - Call 227-8909 to register - 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
3 Ask the Tech Guy - 2:00 p.m. (All Wednesdays)
3 At the West End Branch - West End Library Book Group - 7:00 p.m.
3 Long Beach Art League - Meeting 7:30 p.m.
4 The City of Long Beach presents: Still We Rise - Open Mic Event - 7:30 p.m.
4 Lions Club Meeting - 7:00 p.m.
5 Chair Yoga with Magda - 9:05 a.m. (All Fridays)
6 CPR Certificate Course with Sam Pinto - 12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
7 Steve Adelson Stick-Tet - 2:00 p.m.
8, 22 Great Books - 2:00 p.m.
8 FILM - Passengers 2016 PG-13 116 min - 2:00 p.m.
9 Walls - A Product of Civilization - Good & Bad - 2:00 p.m.
9, 16 Mental Health Youth Workshop with Laura Campbell - 5:00 - 9:00 p.m.
10 Time Management Strategies for Living in our Busy World - 2:00 p.m.
10 LBPL Board of Trustees Budget Meeting - 7:00 p.m.
11 Current Issues in the News - 2:00 p.m.
11 Nassau/Suffolk Hospital Council - Affordable Care Navigators - 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
13 The MLK Center and KAMBE Theater present: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf - 2:00 p.m.
14 Mother’s Day - Library Closed
16 Budget and Trustees Vote - 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
16 Tuesday Nights Reads Book Group - 7:30 p.m.
17-21 The 15th Annual Cabaret Festival (see schedule page 1)
17, 24 AARP Mature Alive Driving Course Schedule - 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
17 LBPL Board of Trustees Budget Meeting - 7:00 p.m.
18 Join Assemblywoman Melissa Miller - 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
19 Intergeneration Book Group - 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
22 FILM - Amélie 2001 R 122 min - 2:00 p.m.
22 League of Women Voters - 7:00 p.m.
22 All Our Energy Meeting - 7:00 p.m.
23 Baseball and Basketball In Days Gone By - 2:00 p.m.
23 Community Spotlight Table - Meet AARP members - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
23 Peace in Jerusalem - 7:00 p.m.
24 Meditation with Lisa - 2:15 p.m.
24 AARP Meeting - 7:00 p.m.
25 At the West End Branch - Card & Board Game Session - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
25 Friends of the LBPL Library Meeting - 7:30 p.m.
26 Film - La La Land (2016) PG-13 128 minutes - 1:30 p.m.
27 Take Four Live in Concert - 2:00 p.m.
28, 29 Library closed for Memorial Day!
31 Town Hall Meeting for Underage Drinking - 6:30 p.m.
2 Chair Yoga with Magda - 9:05 a.m. (All Fridays)
2 Film - The Seven Year Itch (1955) 105 minutes - 1:30 p.m.
3 The Avanti Society Presents the Film: Il Volo: Notte Magica - 2:00 p.m.
4 Flute Performance with Barbra Siesel - 2:00 p.m.
5 Writers’ Circle - 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - (All Mondays)
6 West End Arts Meeting - 7:00 p.m.
7 Nassau County Services for the Aging presents: Caregivers Support Group - Call 227-8909 to register - 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
7 Ask the Tech Guy - 2:00 p.m. (All Wednesdays)
7 Long Beach Art League - Meeting 7:30 p.m.
7 At the West End Branch - West End Library Book Group - 7:00 p.m.
8 Living Your Best Life - 7:00 p.m.
9 Film - Moonlight (2016) R 111 minutes - 1:30 p.m.
11 The Golden Tone Orchestra Big Band - 2:00 p.m.