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The Story of 1969 and Songs of the Sixties

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 13:49

In a lecture called “1969: The Year That Pointed the Way” on Monday at 5:30 p.m. at the Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton, Clive Young, an author, will explore the moon landing, Woodstock, the distinctive music of the time, and fashion trends.

Leif Cocks, founder of the Orangutan Project and a world-renowned orangutan expert, will be at the library on Tuesday evening at 7 to discuss his book “Finding Our Humanity.”

On Wednesday, Marilyn Carminio will give a talk, “The King and Queen of Jazz: Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald,” at noon.

A concert, “Songs of the Sixties,” with Jason Liebman on guitar and vocals, Ben Gallina on bass, Matt Kanelos on piano, and Caroline Purr joining in the singing, will be performed next Thursday at 6 p.m. The quartet will offer an hourlong tribute to the songwriters and the tunes of that decade. Reservations have been strongly recommended.

Gail Pudaloff, an exercise and kinetic therapist, will offer her Prehab Rx exercises, designed to help one regain strength quickly after surgery, on Friday, July 12, at 10:30 a.m.

Registration ahead of time for all programs has been requested by calling 631-283-0774, extension 523, or at

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