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Longview Library News: Music Fills the Library

By Sylvia Binkley

Longview Library - IMG_3124A delightful concert was performed in the library on March 31st. Denisha Teichroeb, Sierra Butler and Danah Boutin treated us all to an afternoon of classical music on their stringed instruments. They were gracious and composed for ones so young. They described the history of their instruments and gave a brief history of the composers they had chosen for the afternoon. It was a real treat and Joan, our librarian, provided tea and cakes afterward, which were really yummy. It was a perfect day!

Upcoming events are: April 14th at 2pm – Your Garden and You with Sylvia Binkley

April 21th at 2pm – A Classical Piano Concert featuring Denisha Teichroeb

May 5th at 2pm – Author Talk by Norma (Stephenson) Lendrum, on her book “The Invisible Soldiers

Those lazy days of summer reading are fast approaching. If you are looking for a book to curl up with in the shade, try “Men and Dogs” by Katie Crouch. The book begins when the heroine is 11 years old and her father disappears as a result of a boating accident. It’s a tale of unresolved memories and early mid-life crisis, written with hope and compassion.

New non-fiction books in are:

I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

All My Way My Life on Ice by Jordin Tootoo

The Brains Way of Healing by Norman Doidge M.D.

Flash Points – The Emerging Crisis in Europe by George Friedman

These, and others, are available now.

Happy Reading

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