University Libraries will host its 60th Annual Friends of the Libraries Dinner fundraiser on Saturday, April 28, at 6:30 p.m., with keynote speaker NC Author and UNC Greensboro alumna Marianne Gingher.
The evening’s festivities—which will take place at the Greensboro Country Club—include dinner, the new Friends of the UNC Greensboro Libraries Literary Award presented to Scuppernong Books, hear about the planning for the future Library addition, and honoring Cal Shepard, the State Librarian of North Carolina on her retirement.
Proceeds from the event help support University Libraries’ most pressing needs, including its collections, resources and services.
Tickets for the Friends of the UNC Greensboro Libraries Dinner are available in three categories including dinner and reception: $100 ticket per person ($50 tax deductible), $125 ticket per person (name recognition in program) in honor of UNC Greensboro’s 125th Anniversary ($75 tax-deductible) or $850 Table Sponsorship (name recognition in program) for eight tickets ($450 tax-deductible).
For more information or to purchase tickets, contact the Triad Stage Box Office at 336-272-0160. or http://purchase.tickets.com/buy/TicketPurchase?pid=8552133.
The Friends of the UNC Greensboro Libraries Literary Award will be presented to Scuppernong Books. The award is given annually to an individual, company or organization in recognition of significant or long-standing dedication and outstanding work in fostering reading, books and literary activity in Greensboro.