The Garden City Library is pleased to welcome the heartfelt sounds of He-Bird, She-Bird, an Americana musical trio, on Sunday afternoon, Sept. 22 at 2 p.m. Stir up a gravel-silk-and-honey vocal blend, add strings and wings, and you’ve got He-Bird,...
It is estimated that 250,000 children from New York were transported to the Midwest on what today is called “The Orphan Trains.” About one in four of those children were of Irish descent. “The Orphan Trains Era, 1853-1923,” will...
From query letter to self-publicity Interested in getting published? On Monday, Oct. 15, at 7 p.m. at the Garden City Public Library, attendees will learn how to construct a successful query letter, proposal and synopsis with award-winning author Natalie S....
Éamon de Valera, the face of Ireland in America for most of the 20th century, will be the subject of the October meeting of the Irish Cultural Society. The meeting will convene on Oct. 10 at 7:30 p.m. at...
Mary O’Dowd to perform at Garden City Historical Society When Mary O’Dowd starts singing at the Garden City Historical Society Museum on Sunday, March 11, she will be bringing a piece of the Emerald Isle to attendees via the day’s...
Community Puzzle The Tweens and Teens Department has set-up a community puzzle for tweens and teens to work on at their leisure. The current puzzle is 1,000 pieces and the theme is World War II. Tweens and teens are welcome...
The next Coffee & Tea by the Book discussion will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 30, on the lower level in the Garden City Library at 9:30 a.m. sharp. Librarians Laura Flanagan and Ann Garnett will moderate a discussion...
Grant Wood’s “American Gothic” and approximately 130 of his other works including many of Wood’s classic paintings depicting the pastoral life and landscapes of rural America in the 1920s and ‘30s will be featured in a major retrospective at...
Do you have something that is old, unusual and perhaps even bizarre? How many times have you thought that maybe your object has some value or might even be very valuable? Come find out on Sunday, Jan. 28, at...
Felicity Hayes-McCoy title to be featured The next Coffee & Tea by the Book discussion will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 30, on the lower level at 9:30 a.m. sharp. Librarians Laura Flanagan and Ann Garnett will moderate a discussion...