Whittemore features work of composer


NAUGATUCK — The Whittemore Library in cooperation with the Leroy Anderson Foundation will present a special holiday program, “A Sleigh Ride Together with You,” beginning Saturday.

The program is an exhibit of the life and music of Anderson, a composer. The exhibit will be featured on the library’s Whittemore Gallery Wall and can be viewed throughout December during regular library hours.

A special viewing of the PBS film on Anderson will be held Dec. 9 at 1:30 p.m. A reception will follow the showing at 2:30 p.m. with a concert of Anderson’s works at 3 p.m. performed by William Braun, a Waterbury Symphony Orchestra pianist.

Registration is required for the Dec. 9 event. For more information or to register, call the reference desk at (203) 729-4591.