Ladies and Gentlemen and children of all ages come to the Albert Wisner Public Library for a circus performance by the Piccolo Circus on Sun., Jul. 14 at 3 p.m. on the Library’s River Birch Patio, located at 1 McFarland Dr. in Warwick.
In celebration of the Library’s 10th Anniversary in the McFarland Dr. location, the community is invited to join ringmaster Karen Gersch for a big show featuring acrobatics, juggling, lasso spinning, clowns, and more! All of the performers are professional circus acts: Li Liu/acrobatics; Will Shaw/clown and juggler; A.J Silver/lasso and rope spinning; and Karen Gersch/ringmaster and clown!
The performance will be outdoors on the Library’s River Birch Patio. bring a chair or blanket to sit on. The Library can accommodate all who wish to attend outdoors. In the case of inclement weather, the performance will be in the Community Room. Seating in the Community Room is limited to the first 80 people who are registered.
Relive the Space Race
Relive the dramatic “Space Race” from the pioneering Mercury and Gemini flights to the first Apollo Moon Landing, and the lesser-known scientific missions that followed in a presentation on Fri., Jul. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Library. Attendees will learn about the visionaries and scientists who made space travel possible, and the brave American astronauts who risked their lives to boldly travel into the unknown.
Presented by author Kevin Woyce, this fascinating lecture will be illustrated with historic photos and vintage concept art.
The Appalachian Train with John DeSanto
The Appalachian Trail runs right through Warwick. Come to the Library on Mon., Jul. 15 at 6:30 p.m. to learn what to expect and how to hike Warwick’s ten-mile section of the trail. John DeSanto will offer suggested routes, how to dress, safety on the trail, and what to bring.
Taking a Memorable Photo
Join the members of the Quintet Photographers Capturing Life on Tues., Jul. 16 at 6 p.m. for a discussion of how to capture that memorable shot of the family, nature, a special event, and more. Photography by the Quintet is currently on display in the Library’s Community Room.
Registration is requested for attendance at all of these Library programs. To register, call the Library Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or visit www.albertwisnerlibrary.org.