Entertainment in Old Arizona at the Florence Community Library

Hear stories about pioneer Arizona and listen to some of the music from the era at the Florence Community Library.  On Friday, December 12 at 5:30 pm, the Friends of the Florence Community Library is sponsoring Dr. Jay Cravath, who presents his program “Honky Tonks, Brothels and Mining Camps: Entertainment in Old Arizona.” 

Dr. Cravath is a composer, musician, writer, and scholar in the field of music and Indigenous Studies.  He discusses the types of entertainment that were enjoyed by pioneers in Arizona.  He also brings musical instruments and plays some of the popular music of the time. 

This program was made possible by the Arizona Humanities Council.  To sign up, or for more information, please contact the Florence Community Library at (520) 868–8311.  Seating is limited, so advance sign-up is strongly recommended!

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About the Author:

Mr. Knudsen serves as the Assistant Town Manager and Public Information Officer.