Join assistant director Meg Sher for yoga at the library. Now offering two classes:
Thursdays at 5:30 March 6th, 13th and 20th. Mixed levels class. $15
Fridays at 10 am February 28th, March 7th and 14th. Beginner/gentle yoga class. $12 per session.
Winter Weekend Story Time with Rita
Saturday, March 8th at 10:30 am
All ages welcome!
Thursday, March 20th from 7 to 8:30 pm. Join our resident expert, Akke, for an evening of knitting. Beginners to experienced knitters welcome. Ages eight and up please.
Silent Clowns a film program for the whole family celebrating 100 years of Charlie Chaplin
Live music by Joanna Seaton and Donald Sosin
Saturday, March 29th at 6pm
Charlie Chaplin in The Adventurer (1916) 25 min.
Buster Keaton in One Week (1920) 23 min.
Early songs about the movies by Irving Berlin and others
For over two decades Donald Sosin and Joanna Seaton have brought their keyboard, vocals and percussion to major film festivals and museums around the US and Europe. They are guest artists at the Film Society of Lincoln Center, MoMA, the Museum of the Moving Image, the National Gallery, the Telluride Festival, the Seattle Film Festival, the San Francisco Silent Film Festival, Harvard Film Archive, Yale, Emory, and at Italy’s annual film retrospectives in Bologna and Pordenone. Locally they’ve performed at Music Mountain, numerous schools and libraries, MASS MoCA, the Wadsworth Atheneum, and on public radio.
They have created scores for over forty silent film DVDs (Criterion, Kino, Milestone, National Film Preservation Foundation, and European labels), for Turner Classic Movies, and received commissions from the Chicago Symphony Chorus, the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra, and the Orchestra of St. Luke’s.
Donald was raised in Rye NY and Munich Germany, while Joanna, an Ivory Soap Baby grew up in Blauvelt in Rockland County. They both have extensive theater and media backgrounds. They teach songwriting and film music workshops at schools and colleges coast-to-coast. Donald and Joanna live in Lakeville Connecticut. They teach music at Indian Mountain School, and conduct musicals there and at Salisbury School. They have two children.
More info at newmusicusa.org/profile/donaldsosin
Upcoming Art Wall Exhibits
February/March- Robert Cronin
March/April- Sergei Fedorjaczenko
April/May- Patty Mullins
May/June- Joan Palmer and John Pirnak
June/July- John Hodgson
July/August- John and Ginny Dildine
September/October- Robert Andrew Parker