The 26th Fine Arts Fall concerts (September 30 - December 2) take place on Sundays at 3:00pm in the Auditorium. Cosponsored by the Friends of the Library. We recommend reserving a spot if you plan to attend an event.

September 30
George Radosavljevic (Piano)
Works by Beethoven and Chopin

October 7
Michael Pecak (Piano)
Hannah De Priest (Soprano)
Works by Debussy, Fauré, and Satie

October 14
Art Film: Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould (2009)

October 28
Sarah Greene (Viola) 
Steven Greene (Piano) 
Works by York Bowen, and Brahms

November 4
Susan Merdinger (Piano) 
Works by Scarlatti, Beethoven, Chopin, Aaron Alter, and Jeremy Beck

November 11
Genevieve Thiers (Soprano)
“Tea with Anna Russell"

November 18
Works by Vivaldi, Bach, Telemann, and Mendelssohn

December 2 (Registration opens soon)
Estrella Duo (Dual Pianos)
Works by Borodin, Rimsky-Korsakov, Prokofiev, and Stravinsky


The complete Lyric Opera season will be presented in preview lectures on Tuesdays (from September 25 through February 26) at 7:00pm in the Civic Room. Lectures will present story insights and composer information along with recorded performance highlights. Cosponsored by the Friends of the Library.

September 25
La Boheme (Puccini) 
Lecture by Neil Adelman

October 16
Idomeneo (Mozart) 
Lecture by David Blecher

October 30
Siegfried (Wagner) 
Lecture by Neil Adelman

November 13
Il Trovatore (Verdi) 
Lecture by Christine Casey

November 27 (Registration opens soon)
Cendrillon (Massenet)
Lecture by Belinda Potoma

January 29  (Registration opens soon)
Elektra (Strauss)
Lecture by Jean Joslyn

February 12  (Registration opens soon)
La Traviata (Puccini)
Lecture by Carla Thorpe

February 26  (Registration opens soon)
Ariodante (Handel)
Lecture by Karen Jared