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Words by Johnny Mercer

Monday, May 11
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Friends Auditorium

Adult, Featured

Stu Johnson, Royal Oak resident and frequent speaker at the Royal Oak Library, will be returning on Monday, May 11 at 7:00 pm with his presentation, Words by Johnny Mercer.

In his prolific career as a wordsmith and poet, Johnny Mercer wrote over 1400 songs. He wrote music for 100 films, more than 30 musical productions and hundreds of one-off songs, with collaborators like Hoagy Carmichael, Harold Arlen and Henry Mancini. In this presentation we will listen to Margaret Whiting, Mildred Bailey, The Pied Pipers, Judy Garland, Andy Williams and a surprise or two.

Registration is requested. Fill out the form below or call the adult reference desk at 248-246-3727. Sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

46 of 50 places available.
50 of 50 places available on the waitlist.


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