Press Release

Long Beach Public Library
101 Pacific Avenue

Long Beach, CA 90822

Phone: (562) 570-7500

Fax: (562) 570-7408


Subject :

LA Opera Talk - Encore at the El Dorado Library
Contact :Gail Tweedt, Librarian    562-570-3136
On Saturday, March 8, at 2:00 PM, the El Dorado Neighborhood Library will host John Spear, an LA Opera Community Educator, who will present a multi-media program called ENCORE featuring famous opera singers and their favorite encores.

This program is part of the LA Opera Lecture Series, presented by LA Opera’s Community Educators, a team of trained volunteer experts.  The LA Opera Lecture Series presents insightful talks on opera’s history, literature, philosophy, and fine arts.  

The LA Opera offers a chance for attendees to be entered into a drawing for an opera-related gift to be given out at the end of this free presentation. Light refreshments will be served.

El Dorado Neighborhood Library is located at 2900 Studebaker Road. For more information on this program or other El Dorado Library services, please call 562-570-3136 or visit

Long Beach Public Library, founded in 1896, serves a diverse urban city of close to half a million people. The Long Beach Public Library system includes El Dorado Neighborhood Library, Main Library and ten other unique Neighborhood Libraries, and a vibrant online presence. With an emphasis on providing free and equal access to information and support for lifelong-learning, the Library offers books, media, downloads, databases, internet access, Family Learning Centers, and a variety of programs ranging from storytimes to cultural programs and movie screenings.