Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Strathcona County Library: Two upcoming lectures on The Art and History of Books.

THE HISTORY OF THE BOOKSUNDAY, FEBRUARY 5

Strathcona County Library welcomes guest lecturer Sarah Mead-Willis, Rare Book Cataloguer at the University of Alberta. Join us from 2 PM – 4PM, for a fascinating illustrated journey through the history of the book.

Tickets are $10, available at the Check Out Desk. For more information, email info@sclibrary.ab.ca, or call 780.410.8600.


HANDMADE BOOKS TODAYSUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12

Strathcona County Library welcomes guest speakers from the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild. Join us from 2 PM – 4PM for a talk about the ancient and beautiful art of handmade books, with a showcase of books created by Guild members.

Tickets are $10, available at the Check Out Desk. For more information, email info@sclibrary.ab.ca, or call 780.410.8600.