Library Taste of Blues Fest
Summer is coming and Chicago residents are about to get the blues. The blues will actually be a treat when the Chicago Public Library (CPL) joins the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events to present two pre-season concerts celebrating the 2012 Chicago Blues Festival. Shake, rattle and roll with the unforgettable sounds of the following free Blues performances at CPL in May:
Saturday, May 12 at 12:15 p.m.
Kenny “Big Eyes” Smith, Mud Morgenfield and Lil’ Frank
Woodson Regional Library
9525 S. Halsted St.
Saturday, May 26 at 12:15 p.m.
Barrelhouse Chuck and Katherine Davis
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Ave.
The 2012 Chicago Blues Festival takes place June 8 – 10 in Grant Park.
The Chicago Public Library continues to encourage lifelong learning by welcoming all people and offering equal access to information, entertainment and knowledge through materials, programs and cutting-edge technology.
The Chicago Public Library is comprised of the Harold Washington Library Center, two regional libraries and more than 70 neighborhood branches. All locationsprovide free access to a rich collection of books, DVDs, audio books and music; the Internet and WiFi; newspapers and magazines; sophisticated research databases, many of which can be accessed from a home or office computer. Each location continues to serve as a cultural center, presenting the highest quality author discussions, exhibits and programs for children, teens and adults.
For more information, please visit the website at chicagopubliclibrary.org.