Friends Annual Gathering
The Friends of the Gaston County Public Library Annual Gathering will be held on Thursday, May 2 at 7:00 p.m. at the Main Library.
The evening will begin with a brief business meeting to discuss how the Friends have supported the library during the past year and to confirm the Executive Board Officers for 2019/2020.
Following the business meeting, attendees will be treated to an evening of Jazz. Vocalists from Black Star Theater Company will perform a compilation of songs and artists featured during the "A History of Jazz" music series. The series featured songs from Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Nina Simone, Frank Sinatra, Billie Holiday, Bing Crosby, Rosemary Clooney, and the Rat Pack.
Black Star Theater Company members and the Jazz series performances were well-attended and well-received by library patrons and other members of the community.
A dessert and punch reception will immediately follow the evening’s activities.