Newton Free Library presents Understanding Improv in Klezmer Music

Nathaniel Seelen of Ezekeils' Wheels will give a lecture/demonstration about improv in Klezmer music. Details will follow. Registration for this program will end two hours before the start time. The login information will be sent just after registration closes. Please be sure to check your spam folder in case it lands there. Registrations open at…

Newton Free Library presents Indian Heritage Author Panel (Zoom)

Please register here. Join Amalie Howard, Alisha Rai, Annika Sharma and Madi Sinha for a panel discussion about their journeys to becoming published authors, given their Indian backgrounds. Whether they were born in the U.S. or elsewhere, find out how their heritage has influenced their writing, characters, publishing power and fan base. Amalie Howard is a USA Today and Publishers Weekly bestselling novelist of “smart, sexy,…

Newton Free Library presents Spring Fling

Join us for the library's annual fundraising gala as we honor authors Dan Shaughnessy (Wish it Lasted Forever: Life with the Larry Bird Celtics) and Lisa Napoli (Susan, Linda, Nina and Cookie: The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR). Details on purchasing tickets will follow. For information or to become a Spring Fling sponsor please Rick at development@newtonfreelibrary.net.

Newton Free Library presents Author Talk with Gish Jen on Thank You Mr. Nixon (Zoom)

This program is sponsored by the Wayland Free Public Library. Check back for registration information.   Join the acclaimed, award-winning author of The Resisters, Gish Jen, for a talk on her collection of short stories, Thank You Mr. Nixon. The book takes measure of the fifty years since the opening of China and its unexpected effects on…