Summer Events at the Library & Museum

Summer will be over before you know it… Be sure to check out some of our remaining summer book events at the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum! The following author readings/lectures/signings take place at the Carter Presidential Library & Museum Theater and are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. As always, visit us online at our Events page for the most up-to-date details and for additional information on the events themselves. Directions can also be found online.

Mark Pendergrast
For God, Country and Coca-Cola: The Definitive History of the Great American Soft Drink and the Company That Makes It
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 7:00pm 

Barbara Perry
Rose Kennedy: The Life and Times of a Political Matriarch
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 7:00pm 

Susan Mattern
The Prince of Medicine: Galen in the Roman Empire
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 7:00pm 

For our younger visitors, be sure to also check out our last Book Nook and Garden Safari event for the summer:

Preschool Visitors – Book Nook and Garden Safari
Monday, July 29, 2013
Carter Presidential Library & Museum Lobby
Book Nook: 10:00-10:30am
Garden Safari: 10:30am
Free and Open to the Public

On select Mondays, Jimmy Carter Library staff and volunteers will read from a selection of story books in our library and conduct an outdoor Garden Safari. Story time will be offered in the museum lobby at the colorful beanbag seating area by the Book Nook sign. Themes we will include are the presidency, leadership, growing up, roles adults play, etc. Simple language and colorful illustrations are included in every book. Colorful beanbag chairs are available to sit in. As with our other events, be sure to visit our Events page online for the most current information about the status of our events.

Volunteer Program/Tour Coordinator Janet Harris is ready to read! Come visit us for story time at the Book Nook.

Volunteer Program/Tour Coordinator Janet Harris is ready to read! Come visit us for story time at the Book Nook.




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