Rock out with the band in special event

GuitarExplore music and perhaps find inspiration to “Become a Member of the Band” in a special summer presentation at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, at the McLoud Public Library.

John McGaha, a professional multi-instrumentalist, music composer and producer with more than 40 years of experience will lead the program. He will bring various instruments for participants to learn more about and explore from his collection that includes a mandolin, violin, guitar, penny whistlers and exotic options like a Guzheng or Oud.

The event is part of this year’s Summer Learning Program at the library and is for ages 12 to 17. No advance registration is required to participate.

Sponsors for this year’s Summer Learning Program are the Anne and Henry Zarrow Foundation, Friends of the Library groups, Hitachi Computer Products of America (Inc.), Institute of Museums and Library Services, Oklahoma College Savings Plan, Pioneer Library System, Pioneer Library System Foundation, Sonic, Oklahoma Department of Libraries and the Oklahoman Newspapers in Education.