Category Archives: Events

Music in the Library: Clarinet, Bass, and Jazz Duo, Friday, Feb. 27, 3 p.m.

Please Join Us! Music in the Library: Clarinet, Bass, and Jazz Duo Friday, February 27, 2015 3-3:25 p.m. Collins Memorial Library, Reading Room Performance by:  Jenna Tatiyatrairong, Kelton Mock, Brady McCowan    

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reCollection: An Ephemeral Exhibition of Exquisite & Eclectic Ephemera – Jessica Spring, March 3, 4 p.m.

Please join us! Tea, cookies, and conversation at the Behind the Archives Door series. Jessica Spring, local Tacoma letterpress printer and owner of Springtide Press, will discuss her recent work as shown in reCollection: An Ephemeral Exhibition of Exquisite & … Continue reading

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Behind the Archives Door Series: Spring 2015 Events

Each month at 4:00 p.m., the Archives & Special Collections will hold a series of informal presentations on current research, unique resources, and rare books that are part of the University of Puget Sound Collections. Join us for informal discussion, … Continue reading

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Are you ADDICTED to books? Submit your collection to the 2015 Collins Library Book Collecting Contest!

Do you super-love superheroes? Got a deep love for romance? Enter your collection of books on a theme (up to 30 items – mostly books, but maybe also photos, illustrations, maps, ephemera, CDs, music scores, or posters) in the Collins Library … Continue reading

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Behind the Archives Door series: Collecting the Northwest: Archives, Indians, Missionaries, and the Curation of Plateau Cultural Heritage, Tues., Feb. 3, 4 p.m., Second Floor Collins Library

Trevor J. Bond, Head of Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Missionaries to the inland Northwest created the earliest and most substantial archives of Plateau Indian culture. This illustrated presentation examines how collectors with varied motivations amassed American … Continue reading

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Theatre Arts at Puget Sound: Celebrating a History of Collaboration, Imagination, and Engagement

Exhibit display: Feb. 1 – May 15, 2015 Reception: Friday, February 6, 2015, 4:00-6:00 p.m., with a presentation at 4:30 p.m., Collins Memorial Library The materials in this wide-ranging exhibit offer a glimpse into the process of campus production and … Continue reading

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James Allen – Artist Lecture, Wednesday, January 28, 6:30 p.m., Collins Library Rm. 020

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 6:30 p.m. Collins Library, Rm. 020. James Allen (An artist from Portland, Oregon) finds inspiration in the ephemera of the common objects we encounter everyday altering objects such as books, magazines, photos, and postcards to create … Continue reading

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Music in the Library – 4 Harpists: Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, 3:30 p.m.

Music in the Library: 4 Harpists Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 3:30-3:50 p.m. Collins Library Reading Room Performance by: Frances Welsh, Lauren Eklund, Rosalie Boyle and Christina Sumprer.

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Music in the library – Flute Ensemble: Friday, November 7, 2014, at 3:15 p.m.

Music in the Library: Flute Ensemble Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 3:15-3:35 p.m. Collins Library Reading Room Performance by: Flute trio (Whitney Reveyrand, Megan Reich, Barbara Cotton) and Flute quartet (Colin Babcock, Victoria Chase, Bianca Lim, Adam Hayashigawa)

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Vamp & Tramp Artists’ Book “Show & Tell”, Monday, Nov. 3 at 1 p.m.

Please join us! Vamp & Tramp Artists’ Book Show & Tell Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 1-2:30 p.m. Collins Library, Rm. 020 University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA Collins Memorial Library is pleased to welcome the Stewart’s for their 5th visit … Continue reading

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