National performers the 2nd Carolina String Band will be performing at the Hyde Park Branch Library on Saturday, October 8, 2011, at 10:30am. Come enjoy authentic string band music of the Civil War era performed on banjo, fiddle, guitar, drums, pennywhistle and flute, by re-enactors of the 2nd South Carolina Volunteer Infantry. Musical selections are popular songs among soldiers of the Civil War. For more about the band, visit their website at <http://civilwarband.com/>. This program is part of the Boston Pubilc Library’s commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.