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FOTCPL PRESENTS! The 2nd Annual Jazzed About the Library Benefit

Jazzed About the Library

Jazzed About the Library Benefit, presented by Friends of The Colony Public Library, supports the diverse programs of The Colony Public Library. This family-friendly event includes live entertainment by The Texas Gypsies and magic by Brett Roberts as well as kid’s activities, photo booth, silent auctions, door prizes, speakeasy cash bar, meet and greet with local authors and food by local restaurants. The theme is 1940s Jazz/Swing with fun for the whole family; costumes in keeping with the theme are encouraged, but not required!

Ticket prices are:

Individual $ 15

Couple: $ 25

Family (parents & their children under 18) $30

What your ticket includes:  All the fun activities and food offered at the event; water & tea will be provided. 

Available for purchase:  cash bar beverages, authors’ books,  & silent auction items.


Dance the night away with The Texas Gypsies – a “Retro-Electric” award-winning band comprised of Grammy winners and musicians known for their unique take on Classic Jazz and Swing.

Strolling Magician Brett Roberts; a long-time presenter at the Library, his shows delight both children and adults alike.

Great builds at the Bricks 4 Kidz activity booth

Photo booth and props

Canteen cash bar

Meet local authors who will also have their books available for purchase. 

Silent auction – here are a few of the great items on the auction:

Texas Legends Gift Basket

The Tribute Golf Links & Guest House Certificate for weekday round of golf for two

Raising Cane's Gift Basket

Autographed Items:





Featuring food from local restaurants; beverages and cookies courtesy of Cascades Event Center.

Note: Attendees may visit a well-known food truck that will be onsite 5:30-7 p.m. for additional dining selections.


Cascades Event Center

City of The Colony

The Colony Convention And Visitors Bureau


Texas Legends

The Colony Knights of Columbus

Raising Cane’s

The Tribute Golf Links & Guest House

Senator Jane Nelson

Stewart Peninsula Golf

Bricks 4 Kidz

Want to donate to the Silent Auction, become an event sponsor, or learn more about Friends of The Colony Public Library?  Contact Wayne Bullard, FOTCPL President, at