The Library will be closed Sunday, May 26th as we resume our summer hours and closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.
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Sunday, 9/17, 2-3 PM, The Ancient Mesopotamian Collection of the Oriental Institute Museum

The Oriental Institute Museum houses a world-class collection of artifacts from Mesopotamia. At this event, Ph.D. candidate Sam Harris will give a presentation that highlights this collection to discuss the people and societies of ancient Mesopotamia as well as the often fascinating histories of the objects themselves. This program is brought to you in partnership with the River Forest Township.