Friends of Rockwall Library to host program on Fred & Adele Astaire

(ROCKWALL, TX – July 21, 2015) Members of Friends of the Rockwall County Library recently  finalized programs for 2015-16 and invite the public to attend. All meetings are held at the Library Community Room, first floor, 1215 E. Yellowjacket Lane, Rockwall (except the Christmas Luncheon).

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 

First up is  “The Astaires: Fred & Adele” presented by Kathleen Cunningham – speaker, reviewer and professional dancer. The program will begin at 11 a.m.  Tuesday, September 8.  An optional lunch may be ordered for $20 with a reservation made 7 days in advance.  Deadline is 5 p.m. on Tuesday prior to the luncheon.  Call Leigh Plagens, 972-771-8976 or email .  Unless cancelled by deadline, payment is required.


The rest of the line-up includes:

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Program: “Watchdog Reporting”, Dave Lieber, Watchdog Nation investigative columnist for Dallas Morning News                  

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 Jazz Band

 13th Annual Christmas Luncheon at Rockwall City Place

Tuesday, February, 9, 2016

Program: “All That’s New at the Diamond in Dallas” from The Arboretum, George Russell presenter  

 Tuesday, April 12, 2016

“Songs of Broadway” – Linda & Larry Petty, entertaining duo

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

“Pastel Portrait Artist of the Fallen Soldiers Tribute”

 Martha Wilcox, Artist and speaker

Installation of Officers for 2016-17; Hartman and Celia Hays Awards

Membership dues are a large part of FOL’s fundraising efforts. If you have not renewed your membership or would like to join FOL, you may pick up a brochure at the front desk or in the lobby of the Rockwall County Library, fill it out and submit a check, or go to and click on Membership, complete a form online and use a credit card for payment.

Submitted by Ruth Sears, FOL. 

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