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WPL-Laurelwood Arboretum Summer Concert Series: Abel Mireles and LatiNext

WPL-Laurelwood Arboretum Summer Concert Series: Abel Mireles and LatiNext Online

This is the third of the Summer Concert Series at Laurelwood Arboretum, sponsored by A Sculpture Trail at Laurelwood Arboretum, the Wayne Public Library and Broadfoot & Broadfoot, A Collection of Fine Art.  This will be a live concert with a simultaneous livestream via Zoom. (Only those interested in the livestream need to register in order to receive the Zoom link).

Featuring Abel Mireles & LatiNext

Click HERE to join the livestream.

Abel Mireles is gaining a reputation as one of the most promising saxophonists of his generation across the New York metropolitan area. Influenced by his Mexican American roots, the LatiNext project is a blend of Mexican folkloric music and jazz. An accomplished musician, composer, educator and entrepreneur, Mireles received his Masters in Jazz Performance from William Paterson University. Members of LatiNext include Oscar Perez (piano), Marcos Varela (bass), Rodrigo Recabarren (drums), and special guest Candice Reyes (vocals).

(Rain date: Wednesday, August 31, 2022)

Please bring a blanket or lawn chair. All concerts will be held outdoors near Laurel Pond. No food or alcoholic beverages are permitted. There are trams from the parking lots to the concert area near Laurel Pond, and shuttles from the parking lot at Pines Lake Elementary School.

For livestream information, please contact Patty Slezak, Reference Librarian at slezakp@waynepubliclibrary.org or call 973-694-4272 x5401.

[Livestreaming is available for Wayne Township (NJ) residents only].

Date:
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Time:
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
Laurelwood Arboretum
Online:
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
Audience:
  Adults     Family     Senior Adults  
Categories:
  Hybrid Program (in-person/Zoom)     Music Program  
Attachments:

Registration is required. There are 169 seats available.

Event Organizer

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Patty Slezak

Patty Slezak has been an Adult Reference Librarian at the Wayne Public Library since 2004, and has a BFA Degree in Writing & Publishing, and a Masters in Library & Information Sciences. A huge fan of movies, music and audiobooks, she happily manages all the materials for those adult collections, and the digital resources for Libby. Need a recommendation? Please feel free to ask! 

Patty facilitates many programs which enables her to share her passions with others! Let’s discuss books and film at the discussion groups, attend one of the jazz concerts scheduled, or tune in to an interview with a talented jazz musician! She has also learned much about gardening through the virtual programs with Master Gardeners.

Lastly, Patty designs and produces the monthly adult program newsletter (aptly called "Check It Out!") and the mid-monthly adult bulletin ("What's New?"). Both are available digitally and in print to keep you up to date with all the library has to offer!  

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