Upcoming Events


Friends of Fondren Library   |    UPCOMING EVENTS for 2018-2019
 


FoFL ANNUAL MEETING AND DINNER                    Chairs: Liz Crowell & Robert Muraro
Monday, Sept. 17, 2018  |  6:30 p.m.

Speaker - The Hon. Lee H. Rosenthal
Chief U.S. District Judge, Southern District of Texas, Rice University Trustee Emeritus

Cohen House, Rice Campus
Reservations & tickets required. Please visit fondrengifts.rice.edu to purchase tickets for this event.


MEET THE AUTHOR (with Association of Rice Alumni)                                            Chair:  Nancy Shelby
Tuesday, October 9, 2018  |  6 - 8 p.m.

Speaker - Ryan Brown
Doerr Institute for New Leaders

Fondren Library, Kyle Morrow Room (Third Floor)


BOOKS THAT SHAPED MY WORLD                       Chairs:  Jeff Ross & Stephen Wallace
Wednesday, October 24, 2018   |  6 - 8 p.m.

Speaker - Ambassador Edward P. Djerejian, Director, Baker Institute for Public Policy

Fondren Library, Kyle Morrow Room (Third Floor)


HOMECOMING EVENT                                Chairs:  Shelley Gottschalk & Gretchen Stephens
Friday, November 2, 2018   |   6 - 8 p.m.

Houston Folk Music Archive Celebration featuring WHEATFIELD

Fondren Library, South Reading Room (First Floor)


RICE AUTHORS, EDITORS, COMPOSERS         Chairs:  Carl Caldwell & Kristin Brookhart
& ARTISTS RECEPTION
Wednesday, January 30, 2019   |   5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Farnsworth Pavilion, Rice Memorial Center, Rice Campus


MEET THE AUTHOR (with Association of Rice Alumni)                                           Chair:  Nancy Shelby
2019  |  6 - 8 p.m.

Speaker & Date TBA

Fondren Library, Kyle Morrow Room (Third Floor)


BOOKS THAT SHAPED MY WORLD                     Chairs:  Jeff Ross & Stephen Wallace
2019   |  6 - 8 p.m.

Speaker & Date TBA

Fondren Library, Kyle Morrow Room (Third Floor)


 

 
 
 
 
 

 

2019 Friends of Fondren Library Gala Honoring Phoebe & Bobby Tudor '82

Please join us in honoring
Phoebe & Bobby Tudor '82
for their many contributions to Fondren Library & Rice University.
 
Friday, March 22, 2019
7 p.m.

River Oaks Country Club
Blacktie
 
Reservations & tickets required. Please visit fondrengifts.rice.edu to purchase tickets for this event.
Event Chairs -
Amy and Robert Taylor '74