Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Fall Events at the University Libraries

Here's the Fall line-up for Friends of the UNCG Libraries events and programs:


Author and Storyteller
Joe Bruchac
September 9-12: Children’s Book Author and Storyteller Joe Bruchac will appear under University Libraries sponsorship at the Bookmarks Festival in Winston-Salem on Saturday, September 10, and the National Folk Festival in Greensboro on Sunday, September 11, and will make appearances for elementary age children at selected locations in Winston-Salem on Friday, September 9 and on Monday, September 12 at UNC Greensboro.   See bookmarksnc.org and nationalfolkfestival.org for details.


Monday, September 19: Friends of the UNCG Libraries Book Discussion— Red  Brick, Black Mountain, White Clay: Reflections on Art, Family, and Survival by Christopher Benfey, led by Dr. Emily Stamey  of the Weatherspoon Art Museum in conjunction with the 75th anniversary of the Weatherspoon.
4 p.m. Hodges Reading Room, Jackson Library 2nd floor, UNCG. 

Thursday, September 22, 2016: Celebration of We Love Libraries Grant to the University Libraries by Sisters in Crime. 4:00. p.m. Hodges Reading Room, UNCG.

Monday, October 10: Friends of the UNCG Libraries Book Discussion — Looking for Palestine, by Najla Said, led by Dr. Jeff Jones of the History Department.
7 p.m. Hodges Reading Room, Jackson Library 2nd floor.

Saturday, November 12: Women Veterans Luncheon (fee), exhibit and program featuring a discussion of the issues surrounding the placement of women in combat roles and assignments. 
11:30 exhibit, Noon-2:00 p.m. lunch and program.  Cone Ballroom, Elliott University Center, UNCG.  For tickets and information call 336-334-5838.




Please contact Robin Paschal in the  Administrative Offices of the University Libraries at 336-334-5880 at least one week prior to the event to request disability accommodations. In all situations, a good faith effort (up until the time of the event) will be made to provide accommodations.