Newberry Library Guided Tour & Lunch
Join CHPV for a small group outing to Newberry Library. View a recording of the conversation Understanding Race: Past and Present
and enjoy a private tour of the special exhibition Seeing Race Before Race
with a Newberry guide. We will then have some free time for you to visit other Newberry exhibits, the library, and the book store on your own before we go as group to a nearby restaurant for a pay-on-your-own luncheon.
Registration and Prepayment Required
This is a paid event; registration and payment required in advance. $10.00 per person; limited to 15 people. Open to CHPV Members, non-members & friends. A Waitlist is established in case of cancellations. CHPV Members must log in during registration to avoid non-member fee.
9:50 — Arrive; meet in the lobby
10:00 — Viewing of Understanding Race: Past and Present
(Second Floor Classroom; you may leave your coats in the room)
11:00 — Guided tour of Seeing Race Before Race
(First Floor Galleries)
12:00 — Time on your own to visit the galleries, reading rooms, and bookshop
12:45 — Meet back in the lobby to depart for lunch
1:00 — Lunch at Doc B's Restaurant (Gold Coast), 100 East Walton Street. Order off the menu and pay own tab. Plan ahead and view the menu online
Arrive on your own or arrange for transportation (see Getting There below). Meet in the Newberry Library lobby no later than 9:50.
Visit Newberry's Accessibility page
for details. Doc B's Restaurant front entrance requires the use of stairs.
Newberry offers validation for discounted parking at 100 West Chestnut Street. Visit the Newberry FAQ page
for more parking and transportation information.
On Your Own. Visit the Newberry FAQ page
for directions. View CTA trip planner
for public transportation information.
CHPV Members may also request transportation. Please make your request as early as possible and no later than 4pm Thursday, October 26.
Call 773-363-1933 or email email@example.com
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