On April 17, former East Boston resident Jed Doherty, known throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico as the magician Jedlie, will return to the East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library to present a free magic show. The show will begin at 2 p.m. and is open to the public. Admission is free.
Jedlie has entertained over a million children and parents at performances at thousands of schools, churches, libraries and special events. Jedlie is best known for using his comedy and amazing illusions to inspire kids to be caring, kind and respectful.
Jedlie has also become an award winning children’s author. His debut book, ‘The Great Maritini,’ was named one of the “Top Seven Books To Teach Kids Kindness” by ChildrensPublishing.com The Great Maritini has also earned the respected Story Monsters Approval by Story Monsters Magazine.
Jedlie will be using his April 17 show at the east Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library to introduce his new book REAL Magic. This is the first in a series of books that tell of the many amazing experiences Jedlie has had on stage. The book reminds kids that when we help someone feel loved we help them do amazing, magical things.
For more information please contact Jed Doherty via email at [email protected]