Taylor News

Author John Tuohey, rescheduled from March 25

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Wednesday, May 8, 6:30 p.m., Woodside Bldg

“…but few are chosen,” is the story of three boys coming of age in the mid-1950’s. Growing up in working class Irish Catholic neighborhoods in the northeast U.S., they are desperate to escape lives of loneliness, petty crime and violence. … Continue reading

Author Lecture: Margaret Porter “Beautiful Invention”

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Monday, May 6, 6:30 p.m.

Hollywood beauty. Brilliant inventor. The incredible story of a remarkable and misunderstood woman. Hedy Kiesler, Austrian actor of Jewish heritage, scandalizes Europe with her nudity in the art film “Ecstasy.” Her hasty marriage to a wealthy munitions merchant disintegrates, as … Continue reading

Prof. Michael Cross, the Chocolate Doctor

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Monday, May 1, 6:30 p.m.

Do you have a sweet tooth for chocolate, but worry about the side effects? Despite the possibility of over-indulging, chocolate has a wide range of physical and mental health benefits, according to Professor Michael Cross, a self-proclaimed chocolate lover and … Continue reading

Grief, Neighbors and Walking Each Other Home

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Monday, May 1, 2 p.m., Woodside Building

In the later decades of our lives, we all walk a path that includes the loss of loved ones and neighbors. Yet, we don’t have to walk this path alone. To borrow the title of a wonderful book by long-time … Continue reading

Author Lecture & Book Signing

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Monday, April 29, 6:30 p.m., Woodside Building

Author Eva A. MacDonnell is a simple woman with a gift – the ability to talk to her dog Eros, the true author of the book “The Way of the Dog From the Memoirs of Eros, the Metaphysical Dog.” Eros … Continue reading

David Lockwood in Concert

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Wednesday, April 24, 6:30 p.m., Woodside Building

David Lockwood has played for more than 35 years in the greater New England area with the Attractions; Raccoon Beach; Little Davey and the Aberrations. He has also shared the stage with Bonnie Raitt, Joe Lovano and Mavis Staples, among … Continue reading

Monument Men, Part IV, Teddy Roosevelt

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Wednesday, April 24, 2 p.m., Woodside Theater

Monument Men, Part IV discusses Theodore Roosevelt, a popular president whose respect for natural beauty was unequaled, and who foreign policy brought several new territories under U.S. control. Roosevelt took the final place on Mount Rushmore. This film is scheduled … Continue reading

The Iditarod Bike Race in Photos

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Wednesday, April 17, 6:30 p.m., Woodside Building

David Hill participated in a 100-mile bike race held on the Iditarod Trail in Alaska on Valentine’s Day. His adventure did not turn out the way David planned. Come hear David’s story presented through photographs, Wednesday, April 17 at 6:30 … Continue reading

Musician Bob Rutherford in Concert

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Wednesday, April 10, 6:30 p.m., Woodside Building

Always popular and always fun, Bob Rutherford’s passion is songwriting. Each one of his compositions is a musical diary of a specific time in his life. Subject matters are about from love, successes, failures, opinions and philosophical evaluations. Bob will join … Continue reading

Concert with Pianist Heather Pierson

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Monday, April 8, 6:30 p.m., Woodside Building

Heather Pierson is an award-winning, multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter. From New Orleans Jazz and blues, to rousing Americana and poignant folk narratives, Heather’s live performances move seamlessly and effortlessly from one style to the next. A growing catalog of wildly divergent CD … Continue reading