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Today at Brookville (11:15 AM)
Join us for nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays and stories, all to encourage ear…


Today at Huber Heights (12:00 PM)
This class is for people with little to no computer experience. Learn the mouse!…


Today at Main (2:00 PM)
Now that you have an Email account, let's review its commonly used features. Thi…


Today at Madden Hills (2:00 PM)
Got homework· Friendly Homework Helpers can guide you in the right direct…


Today at Northwest (2:00 PM)
Got homework· Friendly Homework Helpers can guide you in the right direct…


Today at Miamisburg (3:00 PM)
Would you like to learn more about how to create documents, cut, copy, paste, an…


Today at Vandalia (3:00 PM)
Catch-up and collaborate with friends, play games, make crafts, and get homework…


Today at Northwest (3:00 PM)
Come during this special time set aside for ages 9-12, and play the Wii U with y…


Today at Huber Heights (3:30 PM)
Every month we'll tackle a different DIY project. All supplies and snacks will b…


Today at Brookville (4:00 PM)
Is your tablet or mobile device giving you a headache· Curious about eboo…


Today at Northmont (4:00 PM)
Hang out at the library for pizza, drinks, and games! Bring your own or play the…


Today at Wilmington (4:00 PM)
One Wednesday a  month, we invite middle schoolers to take over our meeting…


Today at Main (4:00 PM)
Play a mix of tabletop board games every Wednesday in the Teen Edge. Grades 7-12…


Tomorrow at Burkhardt (9:45 AM)
An award-winning early literacy program that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musica…


Tomorrow at Main (10:00 AM)
An opportunity for quality family time with books, songs and activities that par…


Tomorrow at East (10:00 AM)
Create fun seasonal crafts and jewelry. All materials provided.…


Tomorrow at Main (10:00 AM)
Need more practice after your class or need additional computer help· &nb…


Tomorrow at Burkhardt (10:45 AM)
Join us for stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop…


Tomorrow at Main (11:00 AM)
Play school with your child and help them gain the skills they need to succeed i…


Tomorrow at Huber Heights (1:00 PM)
Join us for stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop…


Tomorrow at Wilmington (1:30 PM)


Tomorrow at New Lebanon (2:00 PM)
Designed to allow more time for practice, Tech Time is your opportunity to get a…


Tomorrow at Northwest (2:00 PM)
Whether applying for a job online or just keeping in touch with family, having a…


Tomorrow at Northmont (2:00 PM)
We read a different book every month and get together to discuss it.  Come …


Tomorrow at Main (2:00 PM)
Now that you are familiar with the basic features of your email account, let's r…


Tomorrow at Madden Hills (2:00 PM)
Got homework· Friendly Homework Helpers can guide you in the right direct…


Tomorrow at Northwest (2:00 PM)
Got homework· Friendly Homework Helpers can guide you in the right direct…


Tomorrow at New Lebanon (3:00 PM)
If you are 50+, you are welcome to join us for good conversation and refreshment…


Tomorrow at Vandalia (3:00 PM)
Stop in after school for some crafting and creating! This month's craft: Pixel A…


Tomorrow at Northwest (3:00 PM)
Come during this special time set aside for ages 9-12, and play the Wii U with y…

           

keigoKeigo Hirakawa Trio

The Keigo Hirakawa Trio, led by pianist Keigo Hirakawa, was formed in 2010 as a result of collaboration with veteran bassist Eddie Brookshire and in-demand drummer Fenton Sparks. Known for its adventurous sounds, the Trio released its 2015 album And Then There Were Three, which has been enthusiastically received by jazz critics and enjoys radio play on more than 100 radio stations in the U.S.

KEIGO HIRAKAWA (piano) has worked alongside Joe Lovano, Donald Byrd, JD Allen, Carla Cook, Duane Eubanks, and Noah Preminger. A graduate of the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, Hirakawa was a student of Danilo Perez, Stephen Scott, Harold Danko, Alan Pasqua, Cecil McBee, Ralph Peterson, Jerry Bergonzi, Donald Byrd, and Walt Weiskopf. He is a passionate clinician and educator, on faculty at the University of Dayton. keigohirakawa.com

EDDIE BROOKSHIRE (bass) is a veteran bassist who has recorded and/or performed with many world renowned jazz artists including James Newton, Elvin Jones, Sandra Reeves, Woody Shaw, Gerri Allen, Roy Ayers, David “Fathead” Newman, Rusty Bryant, Johnny Lytle, Jimmy Scott, Bob Curnow, Maria Schneider, Claude Williams, Snookie Young, and Von Freeman. Brookshire earned a Master’s degree from Northern Illinois University, and is on faculty at Sinclair Community College and the University of Dayton. eddiebrookshiremusic.com

FENTON SPARKS (drums) is no stranger to Midwest jazz scene. Originally from Chicago, Sparks performed with the likes of Cyrus Chestnut, Delfeayo Marsalis, Bill Cunliffe, Sonny Stitt, and Roy Meriwether.  Sparks also appeared on Don Cheadle’s movie Miles Ahead, playing the role of Jimmy Cobb. Sparks is a graduate of Central State University.

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