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PHOENIX PUBLIC LIBRARY CELEBRATES SUMMER SOLSTICE 2014
- 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Yoga in the Stacks with Annemarie Miskovic (Fifth Floor)
Wear loose-fitting clothing and bring a yoga mat. All levels of experience are welcome.
- 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Experience Solar Noon (Fifth Floor)
The Pete Pancrazi Jazz Trio will kick off the festivities. At approximately 12:15 p.m., architect Will Bruder will describe the unique building features that create a visual effect of light and shadow across the walls. At the exact moment of solar noon, sunlight will illuminate the room’s tapered columns through the skylights located immediately above them.
- 1:30 – 4 p.m.
Press-a-Verse (Fourth Floor – Rare Book Room)
Using a century-old Washington Handpress, print a selected poem in honor of the solstice.
“Experience Solar Noon” is sponsored by the Phoenix Public Library Foundation. For more information, call 602-262-4636 or visit phoenixpubliclibrary.org.
Photo courtesy of Phoenix Public Library.