July 29, 2015) – The Westfield Memorial Library will present a “Fabulous Fifties” program on Wednesday, August 12 at 7:00 p.m. The Library is located at 550 East Broad Street.

Dressed in 50s costumes, the cast will present skits, monologues, and songs that evoke memories of this popular decade. Sketches will include a look at television shows of the time, such as “I Love Lucy” and snapshots of Elvis Presley, Marilyn Monroe, American Bandstand, drive-in movies, and other icons of the time. Audience members will be able to take part in a TV game show, jitterbug with the cast, or demonstrate their hula hoop skills

The program is free and open to Westfield Memorial Library and cardholders of the Middlesex Union Reciprocal Agreement Libraries -- which include the Scotch Plains and Fanwood Libraries. Visit www.wmlnj.org and click on the “About Us” tab to see if your library participates.) To register for the program, visit the library’s website at www.wmlnj.org, click on the Online Calendar, or call 908.789.4090 option 0.

For more information call 908.789.4090, visit the library’s website at www.wmlnj.org, and sign up for the monthly e-newsletter “Library Loop,” or stop by the library at 550 East Broad Street for a copy of the award-winning quarterly newsletter “Take Note.”