A Cruisin’ Wrap Up Party, Book Signing, and Movie Event

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  • Date: Apr 27th, 2018
    Time: 5:15pm

Lied Scottsbluff Public Library / Adult Reading Program

A Cruisin’ Wrap Up Party, Book Signing, and Movie Event
Midwest Theater, Friday, April 27th

5:15pm Out on the Sidewalk, we’ll be havin’ some fun Live Music outside provided by The “Belle Tones”
“Bella” – Courtney Hebbert Bell, “Mama Cass” – Cassandra Muhr, Leslie “Gore” Goranson” – Deanna Floe Goranson

5:30pm Cruising’ Arrival of the High Plains Auto Club

6:00pm Presentation and Book Signing by Former Local 60’s Rocker
Steven J. Rothenberger * Bio below
Sharing his new release answering the question “Where Were You in ‘62?”
Books will be available for purchase and signing for $16.

7:30pm American Graffiti (1973)
On the last day of summer vacation in 1962, friends Curt (Richard Dreyfuss), Steve (Ronny Howard), Terry (Charles Martin Smith) and John (Paul Le Mat) cruise the streets of small-town California while a mysterious disc jockey (Wolfman Jack) spins classic rock’n’roll tunes. It’s the last night before their grown-up lives begin, and Steve’s high-school sweetheart, a hot-to-trot blonde, a bratty adolescent and a disappearing angel in a Thunderbird provide all the excitement they can handle.
All Events are free and Open to the Public

Steven J. Rothenberger is Professor Emeritus of Biology, University of Nebraska at Kearney. He has published more than 35 scientific papers for professional journals and has written popular articles for Nebraskaland, the Midland, and the Platte Valley Review among others. He was coeditor for the book “A Presidential Visit” and senior editor and contributing author of “ A Prairie Mosaic: An Atlas of Central Nebraska’s Land, Culture, and Nature” selected in 2001 as an award winning Notable Government Document by Library Journal. Experience in 1960s rock bands includes cofound-er of the Majestics and Majestics Part II, and lead guitar work with Ezekiel and the Prophets, the Hydraulic Bananas, and the Drivin’ Dynamics. He considers himself a student of the prairie and the popular culture of the Great Plains. This is his first full-length book. He is a member of the Nebraska Music Foundation Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame