Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 02/16/2013 - 4:43pm
The Bear Creek community has voted Fats Waller as their favorite Harlem Renaissance musician at our 6th Annual Harlem Renaissance Party! We danced and jumped and all around boogied to the tunes of Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and Fats Waller. After a good spread of tunes representing our nominees for the year the families voted on which performing artist tickled their toes the most. The votes were close. Ella came in as runner up with 26 votes and Fats Waller won with 27 votes! Hope you can join us next year! For more on Fats Waller click read more.
Join us this weekend to celebrate Black History Month with a special movie! On Saturday, February 16th at 2:00 PM we will be showing a special movie about the famous Tuskegee Airmen of World War II. Call the branch for title and rating information.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 02/08/2013 - 5:43pm
Join us Thursday, February 14 at 10:30 AM for our annual Harlem Renaissance Celebration. Bring out your dancing feet and get ready to shake it! It’s a fun chance to expose your kids to the incredible music created by legendary black musicians like Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday to name a few.