The Princeton Public Library has announced events taking place from February 21st to February 25th…
On Tuesday, February 21st at 5:30 the library will have their Music Jam. If you play Bluegrass, Gospel, Country, Folk or Popular Music – bring your guitar, banjo, mandolin, or other string instrument and play a song or jam with the group. All musicians and listeners are welcome.
On Thursday, February 23rd at 5:30 local author Kevin Shyne will present the program Poems, Back Stories, and the Creative Process. Kevin will read selected poems from his book “The Faith of Fragile Things”. Between poems, Kevin and his wife Debi will discuss the back stories and the creative process behind this record of ordinary moments that touch the heart and imagination.
On Saturday, February 25th at 1:00 Jessica Gray will present a program about New Philadelphia, IL and the Free Frank McWorter Family. This is the story of the Free Frank McWorter family, former slaves, who founded the small town of New Philadelphia, IL. Over time, 16 members of his family would be freed through his efforts. Learn of the trials and triumphs of the McWorter family as they fought to succeed following the Civil War and Reconstruction.