The Beatles made their last public performance giving an impromptu concert on the roof of the London recording studio. In April of the following year, Paul McCartney formally announced the group’s breakup.Accessed at: http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/this-day-in-history.html on 1.30.20
Apply for census jobs by meeting with a representative from the US Census Bureau at the library. Saturday, January 25 from 10 a.m – 12:00 p.m.
For more information go to: 2020census.gov/jobs
Out-of-the-Box Crafters meet at the library on the 4th Tuesday of each month @ 5:00 p.m. The GVPL newsletter listing is incorrect.
Dates are as follows: Jan. 28, Feb. 25, Mar. 24, Apr. 28, May 26
J.R.R. Tolkien was born on January 3, 1892.
Although J. R. R. Tolkien spent most of his working life as an academic, he is most famous today as the author of the epic fantasy novels “The Hobbit” and “Lord of the Rings”.Accessed on 01.02.20 at: https://www.onthisday.com/people/j-r-r-tolkien
Tolkien’s academic areas of expertise were Old and Middle English and early European mythology and he drew on this knowledge to create his fantasy worlds, including inventing his own elvish languages.
At the height of the Great Depression, thousands turn out for the opening of Radio City Music Hall, a magnificent Art Deco theater in New York City. Radio City Music Hall was designed as a palace for the people, a place of beauty where ordinary people could see high-quality entertainment. Since its 1932 opening, more than 300 million people have gone to Radio City to enjoy movies, stage shows, concerts and special events.Accessed at: https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history 12.27.19
Radio City Music Hall was the brainchild of the billionaire John D. Rockefeller, Jr.