Upcoming Events

Adopt-a-Book Evening

Date: Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 6:00pm

Enjoy an elegant evening with us celebrating French food, wine and culture while exploring and adopting Smithsonian Libraries Rare Books.


Artists’ Book Workshop and Hands-on Session

Date: Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Explore artists’ books and the art of bookmaking! At the first in a series of six sessions, visit the National Museum of Africa Art to enjoy the beauty and artistry of artists’ books firsthand as you leaf through selections from the Warren M. Robbins Library’s collection, and create your own work of art in a bookmaking workshop conducted by guest artist and local bookmaker Patricia Autenrieth. This event is perfect for the whole family!