Events for Donors and Volunteers | Newberry

Events for Donors and Volunteers

We are grateful for our donors, including members of the Newberry Associates, President’s Fellows, Next Chapter, and Society of Collectors, as well as our loyal volunteers, whose generous support furthers the Newberry’s mission to strengthen and care for our extraordinary collection and freely share it with thousands of people each year.

The Newberry hosts a number of events throughout the year to thank our various donor groups and volunteers. Please see the listing below for more information about upcoming events.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Next Chapter Book Group
This Book Group is for members of Next Chapter, the Newberry’s young professionals donor society. This group routinely meets on the third Tuesday of each month
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Expanding Access to the Indigenous Studies Collection
By Invitation Only
Rose Miron, Director of the Newberry’s D’Arcy McNickle Center for American Indian and Indigenous Studies, and Blaire Topash-Caldwell, Mellon Public Humanities Fellow, will share plans for working with tribal and community partners to expand access to the Newberry’s Indigenous Studies collection.
Thursday, April 29, 2021
Pullman Company Archives
Join us for a Volunteer Information Session, a virtual program series exclusively for Newberry volunteers. These short talks are designed to introduce volunteers to our collection and provide some in depth looks at some of the more exciting and unusual items at the Newberry.
Monday, May 10, 2021
"¡Viva la Libertad! Latin America and the Age of Revolutions"
By Invitation Only
President’s Fellows and Newberry Associates at the Humanists level and above are invited to an exclusive tour of ¡Viva la Libertad! Latin America and the Age of Revolutions.
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Virtual Book Group
Newberry Associates at the Authors level and above, President’s Fellows, and Next Chapter members are eligible to join one of four Newberry Book Groups. The virtual group routinely meets at on the third Wednesday of the month.
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Afternoon Book Group
Newberry Associates at the Authors level and above, President’s Fellows, and Next Chapter members are eligible to join one of four Newberry Book Groups. The afternoon group routinely meets at on the third Thursday of the month.
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Evening Book Group
Newberry Associates at the Authors level and above, President’s Fellows, and Next Chapter members are eligible to join one of four Newberry Book Groups. The evening group routinely meets at on the third Thursday of the month.
Monday, June 7, 2021
"¡Viva la Libertad! Latin America and the Age of Revolutions"
By Invitation Only
President’s Fellows and Newberry Associates at the Humanists level and above are invited to an exclusive tour of¡Viva la Libertad! Latin America and the Age of Revolutions.
Monday, June 28, 2021
"¡Viva la Libertad! Latin America and the Age of Revolutions"
By Invitation Only
President’s Fellows and Newberry Associates at the Humanists level and above are invited to an exclusive tour of ¡Viva la Libertad! Latin America and the Age of Revolutions.
Monday, July 12, 2021
"¡Viva la Libertad! Latin America and the Age of Revolutions"
By Invitation Only
President’s Fellows and Newberry Associates at the Humanists level and above are invited to an exclusive tour of ¡Viva la Libertad! Latin America and the Age of Revolutions.