Patterson Library, 1167 Rte. 311 Patterson, NY: Dr. April Lynn James shares her 2003 Harvard exhibit, In Her Own Hands: Operas Composed by Women 1625-1913, in this wonderful presentation. Through recorded music, diaries, letters, pictures and other materials, she traces the development of opera, from the 17th century Italian courts to the public opera houses of 19th century Paris. Registration preferred, walk-ins welcome if space allows. To register or for more information, visit us online at www.pattersonlibrary.org and click on calendar or call 845-878-6121 x10. Free program.