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Exhibit Pavilion Schedule

Visit the Library of Congress Pavilion #1819 at McCormick Place (West Building) in Chicago, IL External:

  • Friday, June 23: 5:30-7:30pm (ribbon-cutting at 5:15pm)
  • Saturday, Sunday June 24-25: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Monday, June 26: 9:00am-2:00pm

Friday, June 23, 2017

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
5:30pm Happy Hour with the Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
9:00am Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast
9:30am Are you smarter than the Library of Congress? Trivia Game LC Trivia Game
10:00am Ask the Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden
11:00am Gene Luen Yang presents: Reading without Walls Gene Luen Yang
12:00pm Wham! Bang! Pow!! Comics @ the LOC Megan Halsband
12:30pm Finding your story: LOC Genealogy Resource Ahmed Johnson
1:00pm Incredible Tales from the Conservation Crypt Shelly Smith
1:30pm Cataloger’s Desktop 101 Colleen Cahill
2:00pm Tips & Tricks for LC Classification Web Patricia Hayward
2:30pm Rare Books & Special Collections: Test your expertise Stephanie Stillo
3:00pm Poetry & Prose with former Poet Laureate Natasha Tretheway Natasha Tretheway
4:00pm Are you smarter than the Library of Congress? Trivia Game LC Trivia Game
4:30pm Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
9:00am Coffee with Carla Dr. Carla Hayden
10:00am Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast
10:30am In Conversation with the Librarian of Congress: NY, SF, and Chicago Booth offer: Hands On Demo: Reading Tech for the Blind & Visually Impaired Dr. Carla Hayden
12:00pm Finding your story: LOC Genealogy Resources Ahmed Johnson
12:30pm Your Stories, Our History: The Veterans History Project Megan Harris
1:00pm The road to MARCH: Q&A with Rep. John Lewis & Andrew Aydin Rep. John Lewis & Arthur Aydin
2:00pm Incredible Tales from the Conservation Crypt Shelly Smith
2:30pm Wham! Bang! Pow!! Comics @ the LOC Megan Halsband
3:00pm Rare Books & Special Collections: Test your expertise Stephanie Stillo
3:30pm Hack-to-Learn: Exploring Library Collections as Data Jaime Mears
4:00pm Are you smarter than the Library of Congress? Trivia Game LC Trivia Game
4:30pm Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast

Monday, June 26, 2017

Time Presentation Presenter(s)
9:00am Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast
9:30am Your Stories, Our History: The Veterans History Project Megan Harris
10:00am Cataloger’s Desktop 101 Colleen Cahill
10:30am Tips & Tricks for LC Classification Web Patrician Hayward
11:00am National Enterprises: Bringing the Library of Congress to Your Library Neil Bernstein
11:30am Hack-to-Learn: Exploring Library Collections as Data Jaime Mears
12:00pm Testimony with Scott Turow: bestselling novelist & Chicago attorney Scott Turow
1:00pm Are you smarter than the Library of Congress? Trivia Game LC Trivia Game
1:30pm Featured video from the Library of Congress Webcast
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