Big Band Memories

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 | Time: 2:00

  Come see and hear the greatest bands and singers of the Big Band era such as Glenn Miller, Harry James, Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey, Spike Jones and even comedian Sid Caesar playing a sax solo with Benny Goodman and Gene Krupa.  Also, see rare film clips of the Aragon and Trianon Ballrooms and North […]

Wednesday Movie Matinee

Wednesday, February 01, 2017 | Time: 2:00

  RACE (2016), 135 min., Rated PG-13. Jesse Owens’ quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history launches him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler’s vision of Aryan supremacy. Shown in celebration of Black History Month. Drop-in only.  Refreshments provided by the Friends […]

President Abraham Lincoln

Saturday, February 18, 2017 | Time: 2:00 p.m.

Come hear a first-hand account from Mr. Lincoln himself of the history of the USA from 1776 through the end of the Civil War in 1865.  Mr. Lincoln will also talk about his story: growing up on the frontier, his great desire to learn, the different jobs he had, why he likes to tell stories, […]

Jack Benny Extravaganza

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | Time: 2:00

  Get ready to laugh at this exciting, hilarious presentation featuring a collection of rib-tickling segments from legendary comedian Jack Benny’s radio and TV shows, including classic moments with Mary Livingstone, Eddie “Rochester” Anderson, Dennis Day, and Phil Harris.  February 14 was Jack Benny’s birthday.  He would have been 39 years old.  Presented by Steven […]