Check the campus-wide events calendar for a complete listing.
The Egan Library’s lower level is used for public and private events and regularly features Evening at Egan Lectures, concerts (Juneau Symphony, Juneau Jazz and Classics) and conferences. There is seating in place for 140 and room for ~60 more chairs. The space can be configured with tables for more formal seating at additional cost. Those interested in using the space should see our Facility Use Policy page.
Free concert featuring WindSync. Critics and audiences alike rave about programs that expand the wind quintet repertoire with newly commissioned works written for WindSync as well as a wide array of original arrangements of classical masterworks. These five virtuoso players perform exclusively from memory and specialize in creative concerts that inspire and entertain audiences of all ages.
A perennial favorite, Puttin' on the Ritz will feature violinist Paul Rosenthal, cellist Evan Drachman, pianist Victor Asuncion, and WindSync for the classical portion of the evening. Light refreshments with a no-host bar will be served during intermission and will be followed by the hot jazz of the Bria Skonberg Quintet.
Newbery Medal and Honor award winning storyteller, DiCaillo is the author of the "Bink & Gollie" series,"Because of Win Dixie", "The Tale of Despereaux" and many more. In 2014 she was named National Ambassador for Young People's Literature by the Library of Congress. “When we read together—when a grandfather reads to a granddaughter, when a teacher reads to a classroom, when a parent reads to a child, when a sister reads to a brother, when everyone in a town reads the same book silently, together—we are taken out of our aloneness. Together, we see the world. Together, we see one another. We connect. And when we connect, we are changed.”