January 2017 Dinner Meeting

  • 01/18/2017
  • 5:00 PM
  • Union League Club, 65 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago


  • Speaker and speaker's guest; event administrator, A/V technician
  • No meal collection, attendee will pay the ULC directly
  • Program only, does not include the dinner.

Registration is closed

Speaker: Sarah Pritchard

“The Chicago Collections Consortium:  Connecting Resources, Enhancing Access, and Preserving History”

Sarah Pritchard is the Dean of Libraries and the Charles Deering McCormick University Librarian at Northwestern University.  She is a member of the Board of Directors for the Chicago Collections Consortium and will discuss the Consortium’s progress in uniting major institutional archives in a collaborative effort to share the history and culture of the Chicago region.  Her presentation will feature the Consortium’s online portal “Explore Chicago Collections” which enhances public access to the archives of Chicago’s top institutions.  This will be an exciting program for all having a research or other interest in a Chicago topic.

Union League Club, 65 West Jackson Blvd.

Social Gathering: 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Club Announcements and Program: 6:00 PM
Three-course dinner ($60) immediately follows the program
. Drinks are $7 - $9.  Program without dinner is free and open to the public.

Reservations are required for the program only and for the program/dinner combination.  Reservations must be received no later than noon on Monday, Jan. 16.  Dinner no-shows or cancellations after the deadline will require payment.

Payment for reservations made by phone or e-mail (phone 312-255-3710;  email caxtonclub@newberry.org) will be collected at the event, cash or check only.  Caxton Club members may register in advance and pay with Paypal at this Web address (http://thecaxtonclub.onefireplace.com).  No on-line cancellations.


c/o The Newberry Library
60 W. Walton Street
Chicago, IL  60610

Tel: +1 (312) 255-3710