The Weekend Agenda

Some of this weekend's free events? A free screening of a comedy classic, live jazz, and Afro-fusion!

Saturday, February 2
Take Your Child to the Library Day
Families with children of all ages can participate in the national "Take Your Child to the Library" project with storytime, crafts and information about the "science" of library science!
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Central Library
89-11 Merrick Boulevard
718-990-0700

 

“Groundhog Day” 20th Anniversary
Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon at the library with the now-classic comedy film "Groundhog Day," starring Bill Murray. (Remember: If the groundhog sees his shadow, spring will come early; if he doesn't, we have six more weeks of winter.)
12 p.m.
Ridgewood
20-12 Madison Street
718-821-4770

 

Music from the Mind of the Trumpet
The Eddie Allen Quintet pays tribute to such legendary trumpeters as Dizzy Gillespie, Freddie Hubbard, Miles Davis, Woody Shaw, Clifford Brown, Blue Mitchell, Lee Morgan, and, of course, Eddie Allen himself.
2 p.m.
Flushing
41-17 Main Street
718-661-1200

 

Sunday, February 3
Sunday Concerts @ Central: Kaïssa
Known for her unique blend of African, reggae, jazz, R&B, makossa, and Brazilian fusion, Kaïssa will perform contemporary African/world music with Cameroonian roots sung in Douala, one of Cameroon’s many languages.
2 p.m.
Central Library Auditorium
89-11 Merrick Boulevard
718-990-0700
 

 

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