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Open Mic
Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Are you a musician, poet, aspiring actor, or comedian who is tired of performing to their stuffed animals every night? Well, fret no more! Come join in the fun at Taylor Books for our monthly Open Mic series.
Anyone of any age is invited to perform. We ask that everyone keep their performances family-friendly.

Also, there will be a 1 dollar off drink special for our wines and locally brewed beer.

Local performers + Local Beer= Local fun that shouldn’t be missed!

BOOK SIGNING/RECEPTION: The Greatest Jewish American Lover in Hungarian History by Michael Blumenthal
Oct 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Formerly Director of Creative Writing at Harvard and currently Visiting Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Immigration Clinic at The West Virginia University College of Law, graduated from the Cornell Law School with a J.D. degree in 1974. His first collection of short stories, The Greatest Jewish-American Lover in Hungarian History, has just been published by Etruscan Press, which also published his eighth book of poems, No Hurry: Poems 2000-2012, He is the author of the memoir All My Mothers and Fathers (Harper Collins, 2002), and of Dusty Angel (BOA Editions, 1999). His novel Weinstock Among The Dying, which won Hadassah Magazine’s Harold U. Ribelow Prize for the best work of Jewish fiction, has recently been re-issued in paperback, and his collection of essays from Central Europe, When History Enters the House, was published in 1998. He has three new books out in 2014: Just Three Minutes, Please: Thinking Out Loud on Public Radio; The Greatest Jewish-American Love in Hungarian History: Short Stories, and the American edition of his book about Rita Miljo and her South African baboons, “Because They Needed Me. The Incredible Struggle of Rita Miljo To Save The Baboons of South Africa,” will be out at the end of 2014.

Julie Adams and Steve Hill Performance
Oct 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Join us for a glass of wine or ice cold beer for $1 off.

Julie Adams is the singer with the Mountain Stage Band and has sung with nearly everybody who is famous. In addition to stellar backing vocals for 30 years of Mountain Stage guests, she has been writing and releasing her own material since the 1990’s.

Steve Hill an original member of the Putnam County Pickers Famous back in the 70’s, is a guitar rock star. He currently plays for mountain stage when he’s not busy doing what it is he does.

The Dread Pirate Roberts Performance
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Great music to enjoy with $1.00 off beer and wine.

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