ARLIS/NA - Twin Cities

A local chapter of the Art Libraries Society of North America

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Spring 2018 Meeting – Please RSVP!

Please RSVP by Wednesday, May 30 for our Spring 2018 meeting!

Direct link to RSVP form:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdu1GgodynsbPG-7jXnnLY584Akayv-l7JtqhKK0hx33AGg9Q/viewform

ARLIS/NA-Twin Cities Spring Meeting Agenda
Minnesota History Center, Fraternal Congress Classroom (off the Library Lobby)
Friday, June 1, 2018

9-9:30 am Light refreshments and networking

9:30-10:15 am Business Meeting

Break  (15  min.)

10:30 – A talk and tour with Lori Williamson, MNHS Collections
“Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour of our rarely seen, state-of-the-art collection storage areas. We will visit the Library, Archives Storage, Artifact Storage, Art Storage, as well as a Conservation Lab. At each stop we will see unique examples from the Collection. Think of it as a sneak peek into Minnesota’s (very clean) attic!”

12 pm – Walk (or bike) to lunch at Afro Deli, downtown St. Paul

The parking lot at the Minnesota History Center is available to building visitors, members, and the general public when spaces are available. Enter off of Kellogg Boulevard.

Daily parking is $6. Members receive a discounted rate when they show their card. Event rates may apply for special programs or when events occur downtown.

Limited handicapped parking is available free of charge (with permit) at the parking meters when you pull into the History Center drive. Additional handicapped parking is available for a fee in our parking lot.

Bike parking is available at bike racks outside the front entrance.

Visit http://www.minnesotahistorycenter.org/directions for more information on parking, directions, public transportation and an overall museum site map.

We invite you to share this with interested colleagues, whether they are currently members or not.

Looking forward to seeing you all,

Your ARLIS/NA-TC Chapter Officers

Ginny Moran, Chair

Beth Goodrich, Vice-chair

John Lyon, Secretary/Treasurer
Bailey Diers, Past Chair

Spring Meeting on June 1 at the Minnesota History Center

Image of the exterior of the Minnesota History Center

We are excited to announce that our Spring 2018 meeting will be at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul, MN, on Friday, June 1. Details, including RSVP information, are forthcoming, but the overall schedule is the following: Woman walking among shelves of file storage boxes

  • 9 am – gather/social time
  • 9:30 – business meeting start
  • 10:15 – break
  • 10:30 – A talk and tour with Lori Williamson, MNHS Collections
  • 12 – walk (or bike) to lunch at Afro Deli

Image of seven pairs of moccasins on a storage shelf

Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour of our rarely seen, state-of-the-art collection storage areas. We will visit the Library, Archives Storage, Artifact Storage, Art Storage, as well as a Conservation Lab. At each stop we will see unique examples from the Collection.

Think of it as a sneak peek into Minnesota’s (very clean) attic!

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