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Dinner In The Library Gala

  • WHEN Friday, September 20, 2019 at 6 p.m.
  • WHERE Geisel Library , UC San Diego 9500 Gilman Drive #0175G, San Diego, CA 92093
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST $300

Rarely seen art and illustrations by the late Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, will be on display at UC San Diego’s Geisel Library on Friday, September 20 as the focal point of the 16th annual Dinner in the Library gala. The highly-anticipated event will be held on the recently renovated top floor of the iconic Geisel Library.

In addition to the exhibition of new works, festivities will include a cocktail hour, gourmet dinner and engaging conversation with a local panel of distinguished art and literary experts.

Members of the panel include Mary Beebe, director of UC San Diego’s Stuart Art Collection; Seth Lerer, distinguished professor of literature at UC San Diego and former dean of the Division of Arts and Humanities; and Rob Sidner, executive director and chief executive officer of the Mingei International Museum in Balboa Park.

Event Website:
https://calendar.ucsd.edu/event/dinner-in-the-library-to-unveil-newly-acquired-rarely-seen-artwork-by-theod/

Event Date and Time: Sept. 20, 2019 at 6 p.m.

Place: Geisel Library, UC San Diego

Event Registration: Registration for this event is required by Sep 6, 2019. Visit the registration page for details: https://library.ucsd.edu/about/support-the-library/dinner/index.html

Event Fee: $300

Contact: Jennifer Brown • jgbrown@ucsd.edu • 858-822-4554

Event Host: UC San Diego Library

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

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Above: Promotional graphic for Dinner In The Library Gala. Courtesy of UC San Diego

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