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Peace, Love and 1969: Remembering The Woodstock Music Festival - FULL

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 8/17/2019
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 2:30 PM
Description:
 It was a time of peace, free love, music and togetherness. A time where the wild child, flower child, and the dreamers of The 1960ís could come together to dance, sing, and express themselves during three days of ongoing live music and famous artists. This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Woodstock Music Festival. With about 32 bands performing, the festival, originally called the Woodstock Music & Art Fair, captivated an audience of over 400,000 for ď3 Days of Peace and Music.Ē It was held between August 15-18, 1969 on a 600-acre dairy farm in White Lake, New York.

Historian Jim Gibbons will discuss Woodstock and its place in The 1960ís. Gibbons will explain the festivalís role in the counterculture movement, its place in history and why it is recognized as one of the most profound moments that changed Rock and Roll. He will discuss the musical artists and bands featured at the Woodstock Festival, including The Grateful Dead, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Pink Floyd, Santana, The Who, Jefferson Airplane and many more. REGISTER
Library: Cook Park Library    map
Location: Meeting Room
Presenter: Jim Gibbons
Status: Closed
Please Note
  • Attendee MUST give 24 HOUR cancellation notice. This allows time to notify others on the waiting list.