Monday, September 25, 2017

Blue Lapis Light rehearses

The performers from Blue Lapis Light, a local aerial dance company, were trying out new numbers the other day on the old Seaholm plant stacks.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

More jazz

This jazz quartet was playing the Four Seasons lounge on a recent Friday night. The trumpet player is a neurosurgeon by day. Quite a guy.

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Jazzing it up

We enjoyed terrific jazz at the Elephant Room the other night --  here you see Andre Heyward on trombone. He is an internationally-known player who has performed with the likes of Wynton Marsalis.

Friday, September 22, 2017


Yes, that is correct. Bookworms, outside the new library.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Grackle clock

This custom-designed and crafted clock is in the new library. It features likenesses of grackles, among the prevalent species of fowl in Austin. 

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Lots of room in the library

This dramatic shot is looking down from an upper floor in the new library. We cannot wait for it to open so we can use the services. As you can see, there were several batches of people looking around the place.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Hear ye, hear ye!

We were given a tour of the new fancy library in downtown Austin the other day. Here is a shot in the auditorium that they will be able to use for civic events. It is about a two block walk from our place.