Come Celebrate Jail Library Group’s 20th Anniversary!
Hosted By: Jail Library Group and UW-Madison’s School of Library and Information Studies
Putting Books Behind Bars Since 1992: A reception to celebrate our on-going collaboration to provide educational, recreational and community resource reading materials to the residents of the jail facilities in Dane County.
Tuesday, November 13th
7 PM – 8:30PM (words at 7:30PM)
The Jail Library Group has served inmates as a partnership with the Dane County Jail, Dane County Library Service, and the countless UW students and community members who have volunteered over the years.
Come to meet and mingle with volunteers, past and present. Enjoy some cake, punch and coffee. Learn how and why we do what we do and how you might get involved.
The reception's featured guests and speakers include:
Michele Besant, Ph.D., Jail Library Group Co-Founder and SLIS Associate Director
Dane County Sheriff, David J. Mahoney
Kristin Eschenfelder Ph.D., Director, School of Library and Information Studies
Mary Driscoll, Dane County Library Service and Kids Connection
Karl Schweitz, SLIS Graduate Student and former JLG Co-Chair
Meter parking is available in the lower levels of Helen C. White with easy elevator access to the 4th Floor. Bring quarters ($1.50 for 1 Hour)
Here's a map to Helen C. White and the available parking: http://ow.ly/eZXu2
Jail Library Group's website: http://slisweb.lis.wisc.edu/~jail/
Date & Time:
Tuesday, November 13 at 7:00 PM (CST)
Helen C. White Hall, SLIS Commons, Room 4207
600 North Park Street
Madison, WI 53706