Friends of the Marriott Library Benefits and Events
J. Willard Marriott Library newsletter: Published in fall and spring, the newsletter, Inspirations, includes articles about library collections, donors, events, Friends activities, and other news.
Notices of Friends lectures: Speakers for the 2018 - 2019 Sunday Afternoon Books & Authors Series are listed below.
Invitations to A Book Collector's Evening: The Book Collector’s Evening, established in 2011, is a way to bring together book collectors and book lovers in support of the Marriott Library and the book collecting community. This year’s event will be held again at the Alta Club in downtown Salt Lake City in March and will feature a silent auction of rare and out-of-print books, a social hour, dinner and speakers.
Invitations to the Friends Spring Banquet: The Friends Spring Banquet is held every April.
2018 - 2019 FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY SPONSORED EVENTS
SEPTEMBER 16, 2018 at 3:00 p.m., Friends Sunday Books & Authors Lecture, Gould Auditorium, Gary Bergera, speaker, "Diaries Chronicle Stormy Tenure of LDS Church Historian." Free lecture, open to the public.
NOVEMBER 11, 2018 at 3:00 p.m., Friends Sunday Books & Authors Lecture, Gould Auditorium, David Kranes, "Abracadabra." Free lecture open to the public.
DECEMBER 2, 2018 at 3:00 p.m., Friends Sunday Books and Authors Lecture, Gould Auditorium, Kristen Rogers-Iverson, "Interwoven: Junipers and the Web of Being." Free Lecture, open to the public.
JANUARY 27, 2019 at 3:00 p.m., Friends Sunday Books and Authors Lecture, Gould Auditorium, Greg Meehan, "Thank You Fossil Fuels & Good Night." Free lecture, open to the public.
MARCH 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Aileen H. Clyde 20th Century Women's Legacy Archive Lecture. Hon. Christine Durham, Chief Justice of the Utah Supreme Court, retired.
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