Location Pasadena Public Library, Central Branch
285 E. Walnut St.
Events at Pasadena Public Library, Central Branch
A family event features a folk music concert with Ross Altman at 11 a.m. Families are invited to sing along to the hit movie “Frozen” at 2 p.m.
Free movies screen at 1 p.m. Wednesdays. Wednesday’s movie is “El Norte.” Huntington Hospital nurses offer free screenings for blood pressure and blood sugar and offer referrals and health education from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Lucha Libros is a monthly reading competition in English and Spanish where children 7 to 9 test their reading comprehension and memory skills, earning tickets for correct answers that they can use to buy fun prizes at 7 p.m. Call (626) 744-4725 to sign up.
Free movies screen at 1 p.m. Wednesdays. Wednesday’s movie is “A Better Life.” Tweens ages 8 to 11 are invited to the Kids’ Book Club to discuss “The One and Only Ivan” by Katherine Applegate at 4:30 p.m. Call and press option 4 to register.
A rollicking hand-clapping and toe-tapping afternoon is in store as the Scottish Fiddlers of Los Angeles return to Pasadena Central Library’s Wright Auditorium April 4 for their 4th annual Rock the Library Ceilidh Concert. A fiery program of marches, strathspeys, reels and jigs in the rousing Scottish tradition will be performed by the 30-member orchestra featuring fiddles, cellos, drums, piano, dancers, and song. Tickets available on-line at brownpapertickets.com or on the Fiddlers website and at the box office 30 minutes before concert start. Advance tickets are recommended for this popular event.