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September 1, 2019 - September 2, 2019 @ Allen Public Library
The Library will be closed Sunday, September 1 and Monday, September 2 in observance of Labor Day. For your convenience, no materials are due while the Library is closed. We will reopen Tuesday, September 3 at 10 a.m.
September 10, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Upstairs Program Room
Join Dr. Michael Wilson, of the University of Texas at Dallas, for an exploration of life among the different social classes in Victorian England. Learn about the emergence of the middle class, living conditions among the poor, and the practice of "slumming," where touring working class neighborhoods emerged as a form of entertainment for upper- and middle- class residents.
Ages 16+; younger children welcome with an adult
September 12, 2019, 7:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Join Paula Paschal, a retired schoolteacher, as she discusses the life and legacy of George Custer's widow, Elizabeth "Libbie" Bacon Custer.
September 13, 2019, 7:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Shake Anderson performs.
September 15, 2019, 3:00 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Mayan dance group Grupo Pakal performs.
September 19, 2019, 7:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Bobbie Wygant shares stories about her experiences of her more than 70 year career as KXAS-TV Channel 5 arts and entertainment reporter. She will also discuss her book "Talking to the Stars: Bobbie Wygant's Seventy Years in Television."
September 27, 2019, 7:30 PM @ Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Mathew Bell and the Next of Kin perform.