Sunday With The Friends

Join us at 2:00 p.m. every Sunday afternoon for special concerts and performances provided through the generous support of the Friends of Lakewood Public Library. Sunday with the Friends programs are held in the Main Library Basement Auditorium. Admission is free and open at all.

Concert – Drumplay

As Cleveland’s world/jazz outfit, Drumplay’s sound is a wide open one, combining various percussive elements with strings and horns. Exploring Afro-Cuban, Brazilian and Middle Eastern styles in timbre and texture, their approach is purely rhythmic but gives way to a jazz bent and space between notes. “Rhythmprovisation” is how founding member James Onysko explains their […] Read More

Concert – Girl Singers Starring Eileen Burns

This special performance, Girl Singers, pays tribute to the classic female vocalists of the ‘40s and ‘50s. Take a trip down memory lane with the songs and stories of ladies like Doris Day, Rosemary Clooney, Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee and more. Eileen Burns is an accomplished vocalist specializing in jazz standards, swing and rhythm & […] Read More