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FREE! Cliburn International Junior Piano Competition Concert ~ Thursday, June 25

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Attention book lovers! Want to learn about future bestsellers before they become bestsellers? How about a chance to read books before they are available to the public? Robert Haddock from Random House will buzz about forthcoming books and give readers the inside scoop on spring and summer titles. - 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2, Central, Tandy Lecture Hall

As part of Cliburn’s International Competition and Festival series, the Fort Worth Central Library will host a FREE performance from 24 of the world’s best 13 to 17-year-old pianists. The concert will take place in the Gallery of the Fort Worth Central Library (500 W. 3rd Street) Thursday, June 25 at 12:30 pm.  Families with children are encouraged to attend. Bring a sack lunch (cookies and water provided).

:: Learn more about the Cliburn International Junior Piano Competition here.

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Texas SmartScape Plant Fairs — Special Deals on Drought Tolerant Plants

Spring has sprung and it’s time to think about how to drought proof your landscape. The Texas SmartScape Plant Fairs are an opportunity to get great deals on select varieties of native and adapted drought-tolerant plants. Knowledgeable master gardeners, plant experts and an irrigation specialist will be on hand to answer your plant, design and irrigation questions.  There will also be “kid-friendly” activities with special hands-on gardening workshops for children 5-12.

In addition to the Fort Worth & surrounding area fairs listed below, there will be 26 other plant fair events in the DFW metroplex. All Events Take Place 8:00 am – 12:00 pm:

  • April 11, The Home Depot, 7100 North Frwy (Basswood), Fort Worth
  • April 25, Weston Gardens in Bloom, Inc., 8101 Anglin, Fort Worth
  • April 25, The Home Depot, 300 S Village Center Dr., Southlake
  • May 2, The Home Depot, 1725 N. US Hwy 287, Mansfield
  • May 2, The Home Depot, 6501 NE Loop 820, North Richland Hills
  • May 16, The Home Depot, 201 Road to Six Flags, Arlington
  • May 30, The Home Depot, 7950 South Frwy (Sycamore School Road)

:: Find a complete list of all DFW area sale dates and locations at Texas SmartScape’s website.

Plant selection and attractions may vary by location. Plants available while supplies last.

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FREE Concert! Cliburn Competition Winner Pianist Steven Lin — Thursday, April 9

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Attention book lovers! Want to learn about future bestsellers before they become bestsellers? How about a chance to read books before they are available to the public? Robert Haddock from Random House will buzz about forthcoming books and give readers the inside scoop on spring and summer titles. - 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2, Central, Tandy Lecture Hall

As part of Cliburn in the Community, the Fort Worth Central Library will host a FREE performance by award-winning pianist Steven Lin. A charismatic and imaginative musician, he received a Jury Discretionary Award at the 2013 Cliburn Competition.

The concert will take place in the Gallery of the Fort Worth Central Library (500 W. 3rd Street) Thursday, April 9 at 6:30pm.

:: Learn more about Cliburn in the Community here.

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ABOUT STEVEN LIN
Taiwanese American pianist Steven Lin is an immediately engaging and imaginative young artist. Prizewinner at the 2012 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition, 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, and 2014 Arthur Rubinstein Piano Competition, the Washington Post describes him as “…a muscular poet at the keyboard.” Steven made his New York Philharmonic debut at age 13, and has since performed in such venues as Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., Wigmore Hall in London, Louvre and Salle Cortot in Paris, and the Seoul Arts Center. He received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees at The Juilliard School, and is currently pursuing a performance diploma at the Curtis Institute of Music.

:: For more information about Steven Lin, click here.

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