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Annual Luncheon: Friends of the University Libraries

Date: March 11, 2013

Times: 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Location:   Arizona Inn, 2200 E. Elm St.

Contact: Brenda Walsh-Matias


Friends of the University Libraries Annual Luncheon
Monday, March 11, 11:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Lunch served at noon
Arizona Inn

The Friends of the University Libraries will hold their annual luncheon at the Arizona Inn featuring two keynote speakers, authors Penelope Niven and her daugher Jennifer Niven.

All in the Family: Mother-daughter authors Penelope and Jennifer Niven will discuss how and why they wrote their new books and share some of their adventures along the way, including glimpses of how the family relationship affects their work.

Penelope Niven will discuss her most recent book, Thornton Wilder: A Life, and share stories of Wilder's visits to Tucson and the University of Arizona Libraries. Jennifer Niven will also talk about her most recent novel, Becoming Clementine.

Blanton Belk, founder of Up With People and FOL Board of Directors member, will introduce the keynote speakers.

Reservations are $50 per person or $1,000 for a table of 8. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis - no reservations except for table purchases.

Contact Brenda Walsh-Matias for tickets.