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Dublin in Song and Story with Tom O'Carroll: Fund Raising Concert

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Thursday 19 June 2014, 07:30pm - 09:00pm

tomocarrollPlease join the Friends of Brooks Memorial Library in this fund raising event to celebrate James Joyce and Bloomsday. Dublin in Song and Story with musician and Irish folklorist Tom O'Carroll will be presented on Thursday, June 19, at 7:30 PM, in the Library's Main Room.

Tickets are $15 and $10 Friends of Library members. Become a member of the Friends.  Available at the Main Circulation desk and from

In this program Tom tells the tales and sings the songs of his native city. This capital city on the River Liffey has an abundance of history and colorful characters and Tom will introduce you to some of them. This program is ideal for those interested in Irish Literature.tomocarroll-guitar

Dublin born folklorist, folk-singer and instrumentalist Tom O'Carroll brings a wealth of stories, humor, wit and history to his performances. He has played at concerts, festivals, colleges, libraries and pubs all over the U.S. and Canada, as well as his native Ireland, including a stint for one month in Seoul, South Korea. Whether playing a plaintive air on the tin whistle or singing and playing rousing traditional songs to the accompaniment of the guitar or the bodhrán (Irish drum), Tom will captivate all with his lively program of Irish culture.

Location  Main Room
Contact  Jerry Carbone, 802-254-5290