November 15, 2022 12:00pm

A Conversation with Library of Congress Librarian Dr. Carla Hayden

Join Library of Congress Librarian Dr. Carla Hayden and Chicago Collections Consortium's Board Chair Ellen Keith, Director of Research and Access, Chicago History Museum, as they discuss Dr. Hayden's time in Chicago and the role libraries play in serving their communities today. Read More >

November 3, 2022 6:00pm

A Discussion with Chicago's New Directors

A Discussion with Chicago's New Directors November 3, 6:00 PM This program will be held virtually via Zoom Free and open to the public Register TODAY Robin Hofstetter, Director of Libraries, Roosevelt University Torsten Reimer, University Librarian and Dean of the University of Chicago Libra… Read More >

October 7, 2022 12:00pm

Conversations with Chicago Collections - Lincoln Park Zoo

CCC is proud to host its next installment of Conversations with Chicago Collections - Lincoln Park Zoo. Join Adrienne Horrigan Lincoln Park Zoo's Senior Manager of Animal Data, Permits, and Zoo Archives, as she shares some of the unique holdings found in their archival collection, providing a fascin… Read More >

September 14, 2022 6:00pm

Chicago Murals: A discussion with artists Meg Duguid and Bernard Williams

Outdoor murals have a long history in Chicago, often reflecting on specific time periods and movements in the communities which they adorn. Join Chicago Collections Consortium ED Jeanne Long in her conversation with Chicago artists Meg Duguid and Bernard Williams as they share the influences, advan… Read More >

July 20, 2022 6:00pm

Meet Toya Wolfe: Author of Last Summer On State Street with Dawn Turner

Toya Wolfe grew up in the Robert Taylor Homes in Chicago’s South Side. She earned an MFA in Creative Writing at Columbia College Chicago. Her writing has appeared in African Voices, Chicago Journal, Chicago Reader, Hair Trigger 27, and WarpLand. She is the recipient of the Zora Neale Hurston-Bessie … Read More >

June 23, 2022 12:00pm

Conversations with Chicago Collections - Ukrainian National Museum of Chicago

CCC is proud to host the next installment of Conversations with Chicago Collections - Ukrainian National Museum of Chicago. Join Halyna Sarancha, Archivist, Maria Klimchak, Museum Curator, and Lydia Tkaczuk, President of the Ukrainian National Museum of Chicago as they share how their archival colle… Read More >