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Library Launches "780s Series: Talking Music with Booker T. Jones


Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 19:30 to 21:00

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Booker T. Jones will bring the stories behind his soulful funk music to Lawrence on Thursday, May 21 as he helps kick off Lawrence Public Library's new "780s Series". In the Dewey Decimal system, 780 marks all things music, a literary reference to tie in the new library speaker series that plans to bring musicians to Lawrence annually and tell the stories that influenced their music.

The event will be held at Liberty Hall on Thursday, May 21 at 7:30 p.m.Doors are set to open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets will not be distributed, as general admission seating will be available on a first come basis. More information can be found at


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