Saturday, March 23
Relive the excitement of a book fair with WonderLab and Morgenstern’s Books! Peruse titles specially selected for adults in our WonderLab community. Bask in the nostalgia of picking out a new read with friends and other bibliophiles. Enjoy adult beverages from Upland Brewing Company. Light snacks will be provided.
- Meet the author Mary Murphy, a Bloomington local who will discuss and do a live reading of her new work, “Cultures of Growth: How the New Science of Mindset Can Transform Individuals, Teams, and Organizations”.
- Learn about how ink was made in Medieval Times and work with the medium. Test your calligraphy skills with artist and scientist, Elizabeth Hebbard.
- Explore the art and science of paper making with local artist and expert, Mary Uthuppuru.
Along with our three local speakers, explore the museum and engage in different activities inspired by the book fair:
- Learn the process of saddle stitch bookbinding to make a blank zine you can design while you are in the museum or to save for later.
- Create bookmarks using recycled plastic grocery bags.
- Make paper out of recycled materials.
- Engage in a community poetry writing circle.
Recommended Ages: 21+, Valid Photo ID required
Dates and Times:
Saturday, March 23rd
6 – 9p.m.
Access Pass: $10
To Purchase Tickets:
At the door the day of the event
In partnership with Morgenstern’s Books.