Are you a solo librarian in the Chicagoland area? Would you like to meet up with other solos and explore the National Hellenic Museum? Join CASL (the Chicago Area Solo Librarians) on the evening of August 28th. Read on for details (including RSVP info – RSVP by 8/27)…
Tuesday does not have to be ordinary.
Treat yourself to a Mediterranean evening and explore Greek civilization and culture by participating in an exclusive tour of Chicago’s National Hellenic Museum. Located in the heart of the Chicago’s festive Greektown, the Museum’s newly built state-of-art facility was favorably featured by WTTW Chicago Tonight http://tinyurl.com/c5erswj Commended for its interactive and innovatively designed exhibits, the Museum with its expansive collection of artifacts and art is the only one in the United States dedicated to celebrating Greek history, culture, art and the Greek American experience.
On August 28th Elise Freed-Brown, Museum Educator, and John Anagnostopoulos, Library and Oral History Manager, will provide the Chicago Area Solo Librarians with a special behind the scenes look at this center’s exhibits and library.
Members of CASL, SLA and others in the library community are invited. We look forward to meeting you.
National Hellenic Museum
333 South Halsted
Chicago, IL 60661
Tuesday, August 28th, 6 – 7 pm
RSVP: By August 27th to Danguole Kviklys, dkvik2012 <at> gmail <dot> com
Directions & Parking: http://www.
The Museum is about a 15 minute walk west of Union Station. Inexpensive parking lots are available on the east side Halsted at Adams (south of Walgreens), or at Adams and Desplaines.
The Chicago Area Solo Librarians (CASL) are information providers to some of the area’s leading businesses and organizations. CASL meets quarterly to discuss issues that are unique to solely operated libraries or information services. Meetings are held at various CASL member libraries or work locations, allowing participants the opportunity to exchange information and observe first-hand the best practices of their colleagues’ operations.