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

Thursday, November 4, 2021
By Invitation Only
In recognition of their lasting impact on the Newberry, members of the Blatchford Society are invited to the Blatchford Society Annual Fall Reception.
Wednesday, November 10, 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.
Monday, November 15, 2021
"Chicago Avant-Garde: Five Women Ahead of Their Time"
By Invitation Only
President’s Fellows and Newberry Associates at the Humanists level and above are invited to an exclusive tour of Chicago Avant-Garde.
Thursday, November 18, 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, November 18, 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, December 13, 2021
"Chicago Avant-Garde: Five Women Ahead of Their Time"
By Invitation Only
President’s Fellows and Newberry Associates at the Humanists level and above are invited to an exclusive tour of Chicago Avant-Garde.