Category Archives: Events

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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Puget Sound Book Artists Talk: “Tools of the Trade” is Oct. 25, 2014, 10-Noon

Puget Sound Book Artists Talk “Tools of the Trade” October 25, 2014 10:00-12:00 p.m. Collins Memorial Library, Room 020 Join Puget Sound Book Artists for a morning dedicated to the tools of the trade. Learn about the various tools, papers, … Continue reading

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Music in the Library: Flute, Cello, & Harp Trio – Friday, Oct. 24 at 3 p.m.!

Music in the Library:  Flute, Cello, & Harp Trio Friday, October 24, 2014 3-3:20 p.m. Collins Library Reading Room Performance by Bronwyn Hagerty, Whitney Reveyrand, and Frances Welsh

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Love books? Don’t miss this event!

Enjoy the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair 2014, at the Seattle Center, Exhibition Hall. So far, 90 Book Dealers from 13 States, Canada, England and Italy have registered. The site includes a floor plan of the booths and information on what … Continue reading

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“Where’s Ben?”

You may have seen this guy around the library, even all over campus. Ben Franklin AKA “Where’s Ben” visits different places (the photos below are just a fraction of where he’s been!) trying to get the word out and invites … Continue reading

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