The William T. Jerome Library Tops 40! On Saturday, April 14, 2007, University Libraries will celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the William T. Jerome Library. The evening will include a silent auction, music by local swing band Hepcat Revival, a theatrical performance by Eva Marie Saint Scholarship recipients, and a live auction of Oprah Winfrey’s “Little Black Dress.” Library Advocate Bob Maurer and his wife Pat Maurer generously donated the dress to the University Libraries for this special occasion. To learn more about the Little Black Dress and the charitable causes it has supported, visit the Little Black Dress Charity Ball.
A brief timeline of the evening’s events:
6:30 – 8:00 Silent Auction and Music by Hepcat Revival.
8:00 – 8:30 Theatrical Performance by Eva Marie Saint Scholarship Recipients.
8:30 – 9:00 Live Auction of Oprah Winfrey’s Little Black Dress
9:00 – 10:00 Dessert and Dancing
Individual tickets for the event are $40, $75, or $125. Tables for 8 people may be reserved for $750. Substantial hors d’oeuvres will be served. Beer and wine will be available at a cash bar.
Consider joining us for an evening of fun and fundraising. Please RSVP by Friday, April 6. For more information, call 419-372-2856.
All proceeds from this event will support student-centered initiatives. This event is part of the Building Dreams Spring Celebration weekend. For more information about the weekend, call 419-372-2424.
Read more in the BGSU Monitor.