Yates library hosts ‘Concerts on the Lawn’ this summer

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 11 July 2023 at 7:55 am

Photos by Tom Rivers

LYNDONVILLE – Vernette Hill sings and Glenn Beard plays bass for the band Feedback based in Hamlin on Monday evening during the Yates Community Library’s “Concerts on the Lawn” series.

The library’s concert series started with the Old Hippies on July 3.

The schedule for the remainder of the series includes Dave Stockton at 11 a.m. on July 17, Ghost Riders at 7 p.m. on July 24, Celtic Spirit at 6:30 p.m. on July 31, the Barker Community Band at 7 p.m. on Aug. 7,  The 3 Dats at 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 14 and then Blue Sky at 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 21.

The concerts are behind the library at 15 North Main St. The concerts receive funding administered by the Genesee-Orleans Regional Arts Council.

Feedback plays music from classic rock, blues, and motown, to country and modern hits.

The band includes Vernette Hill on lead vocals, Bill Tindal on keyboards and percussion, Russ Coriddi on guitar, Glenn Beard on bass, and Nick Russo on drums.

The library on Sunday at 3 p.m. will be hosting Shake on the Lake for a performance of  “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged),” a comedy presented by a theater company based in Perry.