Parkway Central Library and neighborhood libraries scheduled to open at 10:00 a.m. will close at 1:00 p.m. today due to inclement weather. All other library locations will remain closed for the day. Normal library hours will resume on Thursday, February 21.
In coordination with Tempesta di Mare GREAT BOOKS Classic Tales for Orchestra, Hands-on History explores literary masterpieces in Western literature that have inspired outstanding musical compositions. A selection of books and musical compositions will be shared, and on display as a pop-up exhibition.
Take history in the palm of your hand: turn pages, hold manuscripts, and handle artifacts with the Hands-on History series from the Free Library's Special Collections. Curiosity seekers age 13 and up are welcome! Registration is free, but required.