Old Bridge, NJ – November 24, 2017 – The Old Bridge Public Library will offer patrons a respite from the hectic holiday season with two music events in December.

On Sat. Dec. 9th at 2:30pm, the Library’s Second Saturday Concert Series will feature “This Train is Bound for Glory,” a performance exploring the roots of gospel music.  Acoustic guitarist/vocalist Nina Romano returns to the Library with bassist Tim Smith for a musical celebration of this vital form of American music that has strongly influenced every generation of musicians. Attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable donation for the Old Bridge Food Pantry to this free concert. 

Then, on Thurs. Dec. 14th from 6:30 to 9pm, the Library will present an “Open Mic” night. Singers, songwriters, poets, and musicians are invited to perform in a night of creative and artistic expression. All styles are welcome, but material should be suitable for all audiences.
Coffee, pastries and refreshments will be served.  A sign-up sheet for performers will be located at the Library’s Information Services Desk until Dec. 13th.  

The Old Bridge Public Library was once again recently voted one of the three Best Public Libraries in Middlesex County by the readers of the Home News Tribune. The Library is open seven-days-a-week and is located at 1 Old Bridge Plaza at the corner of Rt. 516 and Cottrell Road in the Municipal Center. More information about these and other Library programs can be found at www.oldbridgelibrary.org or by calling 732-721-5600 x5033. The satellite Laurence Harbor branch is located at 277 Shoreland Circle; phone: 732-566-2227.


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