*Due to library closings, these programs will
be cancelled or postponed till further notice.*



Sunday Afternoon Concert

Main Library Meadows Community Rooms

Free tickets will be available at any Library location three weeks before each concert. Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments after each concert.

Sunday Afternoon Concert:
Magical Strings of Youth

Sunday, March 15 | 3 – 4 pm

Featuring violinists ranging from age four through high school from the Betty Haag Academy of Music will perform classical music of Bach, Mozart, Vivaldi and others.

Tickets available 2/16.


  More Music Events

Hollis Prize Winner's Recital

Sunday, April 19 | 2 – 3 pm

Millikin University’s School of Music is pleased to present the 2019 Hollis Prize Winner’s Recital at Gail Borden Public Library.

The competition is made possible through the generosity of Dr. Kimm Hollis, Milikin alumnus and Professor of Music and Artist in Residence Emeritus at Hanover College in Indiana. No tickets.

The Year The Music Died:
The Beatles Break Up

Main Library Meadows Community Rooms
Tuesday, April 21 | 7 – 8 pm

In April, 1970, the Beatles called it quits. Performance and interview clips will show some reasons it all fell apart and what—if anything—could have been done to keep the band intact.

Register here!

Elgin Symphony Orchestra
Listeners Club

Main Library Meadows Community Rooms
Wednesdays, April 1, 29 | 1 – 3 pm

This interactive lecture/discussion series meets during the week of the ESO's Classics Masterworks series and will broaden your understanding of the music to be performed that week.

Led by Jim Kendros.


Piano Performances
Thursdays @ Main Library Lobby
Join us for piano performances by community members. Check our online calendar for times.



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