The Old Bridge Library, in conjunction with the Collegium Musicum Education program, will welcome violin master and restorer Jarek Powichrowski for “The History of the Violin” at 2 p.m. on Feb. 17 at the library, 1 Old Bridge Plaza, corner of Route 516 and Cottrell Road, Old Bridge.
Powichrowski, who is the founder and owner of Princeton Violins, will present a lecture about the rich history of the instrument, and will be joined by renowned violinist Alexei Yavtuhovich, an Old Bridge resident, for a performance of pieces by Bach, Mozart, Paganini and others.
Attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable, unexpired food donation for the Old Bridge Food Pantry to this free event.
For more information, visit www.oldbridgelibrary.org or call 732-721-5600, ext. 5033.