Happy National Library Week!

Next week is National Library Week!  What does this mean?  Exciting events!  This also coincides with the last week of classes here at the law school for Spring 2016, so don’t forget to get out and celebrate before finals begin.  Below is a listing of events happening on campus and around the city, as well as a listing of unique libraries to check out and enjoy.

Monday, April 11th

Think & Drink: Trivia Night at Sun King Brewery

Presented by Indiana Humanities at the local Sun King Brewing Co., this Indiana-themed trivia series invites solo and group players, and awards some serious swag & brag.  For more information, follow this link: http://indianahumanities.org/event/next-indiana-trivia-night-2

5:30 – 7:00 PM

Address: 135 North College Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46202

Cost: FREE!

Tuesday, April 12th

Stress Relief Day at the Ruth Lilly Law Library for Law Students (Therapy Dogs, Snacks, and More!)

10:15 – 11:15 AM AND 11:30 – 12:30 PM Love on a Leash

3:30 – 5:30 PM JLAP

IU Day on all IU Campuses

Participate in the first-ever IU Day!  To participate in the Scavenger Hunt and win a chance for a free parking pass next year–plus other festive prizes!–find your clues starting TODAY, April 7th by following this link: iuday.iu.edu/attend.

For more information and to participate in even more IU Day activities (such as connecting with the IU community around the world, online games, and more fun!), please follow this link: https://iuday.iu.edu/.

Friday, April 15th

McFadden Memorial Lecture presents Jacqueline Woodson, a Newbery, Caldecott, National Book Award, and Coretta Scott King winner for Children’s and Young Adult (YA) Literature

6:30 PM Doors Open, 7:00 PM Event Starts

Where?: The Northview Middle School auditorium (North of IU McKinney, near The Fashion Mall at Keystone)

Address: 8401 Westfield Boulevard, Indianapolis, IN 46240

Cost: FREE!

Need a change in scenery?

Check out more of your local libraries and continue to be inspired!  We’ll be here when you get back.

Visit the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library, within walking distance of Inlow Hall at 340 North Senate Avenue

Open Monday, Tuesday, (closed Wednesdays), Thursday, Friday from 11 AM – 6 PM and 12-5 PM Saturday & Sunday

Visit the Indiana State Library, within walking distance of Inlow Hall at 315 West Ohio Street

Open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday from 8 AM – 4:30 PM, Thursday 8 AM – 7 PM, and Saturday 10 AM – 4 PM (closed Sundays)

Visit the Indiana Supreme Court Law Library, within walking distance of Inlow Hall located in the State House, Room 316, at 200 West Washington Street

Open Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM (closed Saturday & Sunday)

Visit the Indianapolis Public Library, Central Branch, not far from Inlow Hall located at 40 East Saint Clair Street

Open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 10 AM – 8 PM, Thursday 10 AM – 6 PM, Friday & Saturday 10 AM – 5 PM, and Sunday 12 – 5 PM





About Laura M. Summers

Come visit me at Circulation! As a current library science student, I am interested in the interplay of libraries, the government, and the law. I have an avid interest in correctional facility libraries, and hope to be a part of bettering our approach to patrons behind bars.

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