Week of Events
Come and hear a cacophony of sound! Guitars strumming, banjos tuning, fingers plucking away at violin strings, until one fiddle takes charge and the courtyard erupts into music without a sheet of music in sight. Old Time music played at the FBOTJ (Fernandina Beach Old Time Jam) blends traditions brought to America by early European [...]
Author Linda Kass reimagines the early life of Bess Myerson –- the talented daughter of poor Russian Jewish immigrants -– who, in the bigoted milieu of 1945, remarkably rises to become Miss America. $45 includes Program, Lunch, & Book $25 includes Program & Lunch Menu: Little Paris Bookshop Slice of Quiche (Vegetarian) Seasonal Salad Rolls [...]
On the 3rd Tuesday of the month, Amelia Island’s Poet Laureate Nola Perez and friends gather to share their love of poetry, reading their own works or favorites of others. There will be a five-minute “open mic” format to read your work.
Open to all ages and skill levels. Join Front Porch Beads volunteers and make jewelry to sell for charity. Make new friends and learn new skills! No charge, all materials and tools provided. For more information and to register, go to www.frontporchbeads.com/events .
On the 3rd Wednesday of the month, join us to watch a film chosen for its meaningful theme, and stay for a facilitated discussion after. Free and open to all.
Author talk with Steve Bratkovich Active puzzlers and baseball fans will delight in hearing from baseball fan-atic Steve Bratkovich. Author reception to follow.
Join us at the store to listen to a story with Ms. Dearsha, our Director of Children’s Merchandise and Programming. See Kids & Young Adults for details, featured books, and StoryTime info. See you Saturday!
“Mahalia Jackson Sings the Gospel” Local performing artist Nanette Autry personifies Mahalia Jackson, "the World's Greatest Gospel Singer," in her presentation of "I'm Going to Live the Life I Sing About in My Song." The one-hour program will depict Jackson's life, music and times.