“The Amazing Bubble Man (aka Louis Pearl) has been thrilling audiences for nearly 30 years with the magic and science of bubbles,” Blaine said. “He makes square bubbles, bubbles inside bubbles, fog-filled bubbles, and people inside bubbles. His wife, Babe Jet Black Pearl, accompanies him on accordion, so you get two great acts for the price of one.”. Also returning this month is Café Flamenco at 7 p.m. Feb. 28. “Over the past few years, the Café Flamenco series, featuring Latin jazz performances and Cuban salsa classes, has really taken off and contributed to an increasing diversification of our audiences,” Blaine said. “Our friend Marcos Quezada from Patatas (Spanish Tortilla) also makes delicious paella before each performance.”.
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Fleming has also been busy exploring the relationship between neuroscience and music. She is an artistic advisor at large at the Kennedy Center. At Stanford, on Tuesday, Jan. 30, Fleming will speak about music and wellness, joined in conversation by UCSF’s Dr. Charles Limb. “It’s sort of the greatest hits of what I’ve learned about childhood development and music, about research and music and about therapies and music,” Fleming said. “I’ve put together a short presentation that’s very entertaining. It’s meant for a very general audience. A lot of studies are coming out about music and the brain. Charles Limb is one of the best researchers. He’s an expert on creativity and improvisation. And he’s a wonderful speaker. So it’ll be enjoyable.”.
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There are author talks, film screenings, workshops for writers, stories and songs for kids and even a branch-to-branch bike tour scheduled. Available at each of the library locations there will be a complimentary Recommended Reading List booklet, put together by the staff; the booklet also contains all the program highlights that tie in with National Library Week. Two branches are currently celebrating milestones — the storybook style Montclair Branch, 1687 Mountain Blvd., is celebrating its 85th anniversary, and the Asian Branch, located in the Pacific Renaissance Plaza on 9th Street in Chinatown, is marking its 40th year.