Children's Music Series

We are excited to announce our 2020 Children's Music Series, sponsored by the Friends of the Jones Libraries.

This free music program has hosted musical artists representing traditions from around the world over the past 40+ years. Events are Saturdays at 10:30 AM in our Woodbury Room. Select a show below for more information.


Childrens Music Series 2020 - Neilds
Local favorites The Nields carry on the folk tradition of Pete Seeger with community-minded original songs and traditional tunes for the whole family. This talented duo is known for their soaring harmonies and engaging performances.

www.nields.com  |  Listen

Childrens Music Series 2020 - Liu
Li Liu’s acrobatic performance includes hand balancing, plate spinning, trick cycling, foot juggling, ribbon dancing and Chinese water bowl manipulation.

Li Liu was born in the city of Shenyang in The Northeast of China. At the age of six she began her acrobatic training, and the following year she was chosen to attend The Chinese National Circus School in the capitol city of Beijing. After touring the world performing, she came to the United States in 2000 with Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus and toured all over the US for two years. She has been living in the US and working as a freelance performer since 2003.

www.acrobat-liliu.com  |  Watch

Childrens Music Series 2020 - Moock
Award-winning folk musician Alastair Moock reflects on gender, ethnicity, and identity today, as well as the evolving concept of family in America. He is a 2014 GRAMMY Nominee, two-time Parents’ Choice Gold Medal Winner, recipient of the ASCAP Children’s Music Award, and has twice been voted by the Fids & Kamily Industry Critics’ Poll among the Top 3 Albums of the Year. Long one of Boston’s premier folk artists, Alastair turned his attention to family music after the birth of his twins in 2006.

www.moockmusic.com  |  Listen