Please take note of this fun (and free!) family summer music series — several of the performances (specifically, those at the Little Walnut Branch and Milwood Branch) are located close to Scofield Farms. The following information is provided by the City of Austin:
The City of Austin’s Music Division and the Austin Public Library is
launching a series of summertime music performances for Austin’s youth.
The new six-week summer concert series, “Music for Kids”, will showcase 20 free,
musical performances suited for children, teens and families at library
locations throughout the city.
“The Music Division is thrilled to introduce this summer kids’ program in the
city,” said Don Pitts, Music Program Manager. “This is a great way to
highlight local talent and the positive influence of music on our children,
youth and families.”
Music for Kids, June 13-July 21, will feature Austin singer-songwriters
Lucas Miller, Gina Chavez, Neal Kassanoff and Courtney Sanchez, who will
each perform solo acts at various libraries. The series will also include
popular special guest musicians like Marcia Ball and Guy Forsyth.
part of SRP’12, the Library’s summer reading program for youth. For a
complete list of SRP’12 events, check out www.austinsummerreading.org.