March 30, 2006

JRL Celebrates!

Weeklong Events


Follow the balloons to see the work of Goucher faculty, staff and students

BOOK DRIVE. Bring your new and gently used children's books for distribution through the Baltimore Reads Book Bank.

GAMES. Chess and Go
All day everyday in the library lobby

TEA and COOKIES at TEN. Enjoy a variety of teas and cookies while you browse our New Books.
Every weekday morning at 10 am in the lobby

LIBRARY EXHIBITS. The Sixties in America, Hortense Powdermaker, Josephine Baker, Goucher College Spirit, Towson Beginnings  and Recent American Poetry.

Special Events


This Friday, March 31

  • Word 4 Word hosts a listening of Poet Anne Sexton's last public reading.
    Kelley Lecture Hall
    4 to 6pm

Monday, April 3

  • Presentation of the 2005 Julia Rogers Research Prizes, and birthday cake for Julia.
    Library lobby
    4:30 pm
  • Dialogue Resources: A FUSION book exhibit showcasing resources on dialogue, conflict resolution, and cross-cultural communication.
    Pearlstone Atrium
    All day

Wednesday, April 5

  • Coffee with Kratz Writer-in-Residence Katherine Weber.
    Soper Room.
    11 am to noon
  • Let's Talk About It: Jewish Literature A discussion of Allegra Goodman's Kaaterskill Falls led by professor of modern languages Uta Larkey, Supported by NextBook and ALA.
    BCPL/Towson Library
    7 pm
  • Kratz Center for Creative Writing presents a reading by novelist and spring writer-in-residence Katharine Weber.
    Buchner Hall
    8 pm

Thursday, April 6

  • Faculty poetry reading.
    Faculty members Dennis Kaplan, Laura Orem, and Michelle Tokarczyk read from their works.
    Victoria Van Hyning '06, winner of Goucher's Sara DeFord Poetry Award, and other students will also read from their works.
    Soper Room in the Library
    4 pm

Saturday, April 8

  • Jane Austen Society of North America, Baltimore Chapter, discusses MansfieldPark.
    Soper Room in the library
    2 to 4 pm

Media Contact
Nancy Magnuson
College Librarian