Sunday February 24th the Springfield-Greene County Library Center, 4653 S. Campbell will close at 5:00pm and re-open at 5:30 to begin seating audience members for a special after-hours concert to start at 6:30 that evening in the Library Center concourse. Springfield Mid-America Singers, under the direction of Tom Matrone, will perform "American Tapestry in Song and Verse," featuring selections by American composers. Also, local actor Mark Gideon will read poetry and passages from literature written during the same period. It’s a benefit concert for the Brentwood Branch Library renovation project. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted for the Brentwood project. Reservations are not required, and all ages are welcome. For information visit www.thelibrary.org.