Did you know that you can get free legal help at two of our branch libraries?
It’s true. Twice a month lawyers from the legal aid organization Public Counsel, visit our Vermont Square and Benjamin Franklin branch libraries.
I have to admit, before I started working on this program I did not know much about Alzheimer’s disease. I basically knew that it was a disease that affected the brain and that older people tended to get this illness. Though these facts are true, there is so much more that I have lear
On Sunday, May 22 nd the Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera performed Mozart: Alpha & Omega in front of a standing-room only crowd in the Taper Auditorium. This title is derived from the first and last letters of the Greek alphabet.
On Saturday, November 14th the Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera performed the Art of Coloratura in the Taper Auditorium. This program included highlights from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Giuseppe Verdi, Leo Delibes, Benjamin Britten, George Frideric Handel and more.
On Saturday, May 30th, the Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera performed excerpts from Giuseppe Verdi's Aida opera in the Taper Auditorium to a packed house. If you missed it, here's a short video of some of the highlights from that performance.
An extremely popular service that the Art, Music and Recreation Department provide that not everyone may know about is orchestral service. Our orchestral music collection contains scores and parts that are loaned to orchestras and performing groups in Southern California. The service