Excerpt: The Harbor Centre Business Improvement District (BID) will present "Lunch at the Library" at the water feature at the Mead Public Library each Wednesday for eight weeks, beginning June 17.
Each Wednesday, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the area on the Eighth Street side of the library, individuals can bring their lunch and the BID will have a musical performer, displays, and beginning June 24, interactive events for young people presented by Above & Beyond Children's Museum.
The BID is an association of businesses that are located on Eighth Street between Ontario Avenue and Indiana Avenue and on the riverfront and south pier. In all, there are 126 businesses involved, with the goal to bring and retain businesses in the downtown area and increase profile and interest in the unique lifestyle setting of the lakefront and businesses located there.
The first "Lunch at the Library" begins at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 17, with a performance by the barbershop quartet, Vaguely Familiar