“Without the Westport Public Library, our community would not be the same. It connects us to our neighbors and to the larger world. We listen. We talk. We share. Together, at the library.”
Grammy award-winning musician, producer, composer, arranger, philanthropist and writer
received the Westport Library Award at
BOOKED for the evening
May 15, 2014
BOOKED for the evening is the Library's signature fundraising event. On this occasion, the Library honors an individual whose work reflects the purpose of the Library—to nurture the love of learning and to enhance our understanding of the world.
Michael Ross of the Westport Country Playhouse served as narrator and New Yorker music critic Sasha Frere-Jones was a presenter. Music made famous by Nile Rodgers was performed by Keith Robinson, guitarist; Jessie Wagner, vocalist; Tony Lewis, drums; Lenny Underwood, keyboard; Billy Grant, bass and vocals; and Carleigh Jade, vocalist.
For more information about sponsorship opportunities, contact Cindy Clark at cclark [at] westportlibrary [dot] org (subject: Sponsorship%20Opportunity) or 203.291.4824.
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