Take Five: Kenyon College Jazz A Capella Group

The Kenyon College A Cappella Group will give an in-person performance at the Library. Founded in 2003, Take Five (orTake 5) is Kenyon College’s premiere jazz a capella group! They arrange and perform everything from jazz standards to funk and bossa nova–even in a variety of different languages. Every winter, Take Five embarks on a week-long tour: performing at schools, clubs, and community events. This is in addition to seasonal concerts on Kenyon’s campus. Members are a creative, energetic, and musical bunch who love to perform! This coming year, members are from all over the US, and represent all class years. You won’t want to miss this talented, enthusiastic young group of artists performing in-person at the Library.

About Pound Ridge Library

Opened in 1952, the Pound Ridge Library now has a collection of over 50,000 items, including books, magazines, DVDs, music CDs, and CD audiobooks. The library’s collection is broad and diverse but is particularly strong in the arts, biographies, mysteries, and cookbooks. In addition, the library offers electronic database searching and Internet access for reference and research. As the town’s cultural center, the library offers activities such as art and craft exhibits, driver safety programs, films, concerts, lectures, and book discussion programs year-round. The library sponsors various children’s activities, including winter and spring vacation programs, story hours, holiday happenings, arts and crafts workshops, musical performances, and the annual Summer Reading Program. Pound Ridge Library is a member of the Westchester Library System (WLS), a cooperative of 38 independent public libraries in Westchester County. As a patron of our library, you can access to materials from any of the member libraries through WLS’s online public access catalog. Materials ordered from other WLS libraries can be picked up at the Pound Ridge Library. Patrons may also check out books and return materials at any WLS library.