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"Troubadours and Troublemakers: The Music and Politics of Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger and Bob Dylan" with Kevin Comtois

Take an American journey with three of the greatest protest singers of the twentieth Century: Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger and Bob Dylan.   Follow Woody Guthrie through the Dust Bowl and to New York City,  examining the social and economic conditions of the Great Depression.  In New York City we meet Peter Seeger he sings his way through the American heartland, World War II, McCarthyism, the Civil Rights movement and the 1950s folk revival where we arrive at Bob Dylan. We will examine Dylan’s songs that outlines the social and political conditions in the 60s, as well as his evolution to rock and roll and end with his classic performance at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival. 


An educational and entertaining program for adults, sponsored by the FOBPL. Admission is free and light refreshments are served.

 
 

Thursday, September 21, 2017
7:00 p.m.  

colors 2017

Adult Coloring Group
Monday,
July 24th from 6:30-8pm.  
  

Join us on the fourth Monday of every month for an evening of relaxed creativity and camaraderie. No need to register, just drop in. All materials will be provided but feel free to bring your own.

Upcoming Programs

Thursday, October 19, 2017 -  Cooking with Sophia's Greek Pantry   7 p.m.

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