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 2014 Sunday Afternoon Books & Authors Series and Wednesday Film series will be announced soon.
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.
SPRING FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY SPONSORED EVENTS
March 1. 3:00 pm Gould Auditorium
John Keahey: author of Hidden Tuscany
March 3. 6:30 pm, Gould Auditorium
Marie Cornwall,“20th Century Women as Mothers of Invention.” Aileen H. Clyde 20th Century Women’s Legacy Archive Lecture
March 24. 6:30 pm, Alta Club. Book Collector Evening
Brad Cole “On Collecting Jack London.”
April 8. 6:00 pm, Spring Banquet, Gould Auditorium.
Ruth Watkins, University of Utah, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs