Singer Peter Yarrow to perform at Kent-Meridian PAC Jan. 19

From Peter, Paul & Mary trio

Singer Peter Yarrow, of Peter, Paul & Mary, will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Kent-Meridian Performing Arts Center, 10020 SE 256th St.

Yarrow is a folk legend with a contemporary message. His talents as a creative artist – both with the legendary trio Peter, Paul & Mary and as a solo performer – are frequently directed at using music to convey a message of humanity and caring.

His gift for songwriting has produced some of the most moving songs from Peter, Paul & Mary, including “Puff, the Magic Dragon,” “Day is Done,” “Light One Candle,” and “The Great Mandala,” according to a city website posting As a member of the renowned musical trio, Yarrow has earned multiple gold and platinum albums, as well as numerous Grammy awards.

Tickets are $28 general, $25 senior and $15 youth. For tickets, to go kentarts.com.

The city of Kent Spotlight Series event is sponsored by Pete and Pat Curran through the Kent Parks Foundation and Curran Law Firm. The media sponsor is 91.3 KBCS.

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