Community events include cultural events for children and adults. Please join us and advance your own life through literary and arts events provided by the Fort Worth Public Library Foundation.


Third Thursday Jazz Series

Hundreds enjoy this Jazz Series  held on the 3rd Thursdays of May through September. Hosted by the Fort Worth Library, and co-sponsored by The Fort Worth Public Library Foundation, this event offers the jazz styling of renowned, award winning, local and internationally touring musicians. Jazz is held at the Fort Worth Central Library and admission and parking for the event are free of charge.

2017 Schedule and details

May 18: René Marie and Experiment in Truth (national act)

June 15: Duane Durrett Quintet (playing the music of Horace Silver)

July 20: The Bobby Falk Group

Aug. 17: Fingerprints (smooth jazz)

Sept. 21: Vandell Andrew Quartet (New Orleans style)


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