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(Times listed are local times. Please note that all Visiting Scholar lectures are free and open to the general public.)


April 25

Washington, DC – The DC Area Phi Beta Kappa Association will host their April book club meeting at at 7:00 p.m. at Nagomi Izakaya, 1990 M St NW Washington, DC. They will be discussing The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury. Please RSVP here.

April 26

New York, NY – The Phi Beta Kappa Association of New York will host a book club meeting at 7:00 p.m. at The Winslow, 243 E 14th St, New York, NY. They will be discussing ​The Sellout by Paul Beatty. RSVP to Christine Clark.

April 28

Chicago, IL – The Phi Beta Kappa Alpha Association of Chicago will host their monthly lunch discussion at Pints Pub at 11:30 am. Prices vary according to your order, but menu items run between $10-$15 plus drinks. The topic is: What are the pros and cons of capitalism? Of socialism? Is there an ideal mix of the two systems? The discussion is limited to 12 people. Guests are welcome. Please RSVP by April 27th.

April 30

Seattle, WA – The Puget Sound Association of Phi Beta Kappa will tour the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden at 1:45 p.m. The cost of the tour is $10 per person. Please RSVP by April 26. For more information, please click here.

May 3

Portland, MA – The Phi Beta Kappa Association of Maine will be having their spring meeting at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. The meeting will include a talk by Don Perkins, the Institute's Executive Director. For more information, please contact Andi Lynes.

May 4-5

Schenectady, NY – The Union College Phi Beta Kappa chapter will host Visiting Scholar Barbara Grosz, Higgins Professor of Natural Sciences at Harvard University. Professor Grosz's lecture, "Intelligent Systems: Design and Ethical Challenges," will be held on Thursday, May 4 at 4:30pm, The Nott Memorial. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information and specific event details, please contact Hadley White.

May 7

Chicago, IL – The Phi Beta Kappa Association of the Chicago Area will host their May book club meeting at 1:00 p.m. at Nix Restaurant at the Knickerbocker Hotel, 163 East Walton Place, Chicago.  They will discuss The World Between Two Covers: Reading the Globe by Ann Morgan.  More information

May 9

Philadelphia, PA – The Delaware Valley Phi Beta Kappa Association will host their dinner meeting at the Acorn Club. There is a cash bar at 5:45 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m. Sam Freeman of Freeman's Galleries will be giving a talk entitled "Art as an asset and the current state of the art market." The cost is $50 per person, including gratuity. Please RSVP by May 4. 

May 10

Seattle, WA – The Puget Sound Association of Phi Beta Kappa will host their Spring Luncheon at 11:45 a.m. at the Seattle Yacht Club. Dr. Mia Tuan, dean of the University of Washington College of Education, will be giving a talked entitled "UNITE:ED: The Challenge and Opportunity of Educating America's Diverse Students." The cost of lunch is $40 per person. Please RSVP by May 4.

May 17

New York, NY – The Phi Beta Kappa Association of New York will be holding their April short story meeting at 7:00 p.m. at The Winslow, 243 E 14th St, New York, NY. They will be discussing the stories "Home," "My Chivalric Fiasco," and "Tenth of December." RSVP to Christine Clark

Indianapolis, IN – The Alpha Association of Indiana, Phi Beta Kappa will host their Annual Dinner Meeting at 6:15 p.m. at the Woodstock Club, 1301 West 38th Street (across from the Indianapolis Art Museum).  The cost is $45.00 per person, for more information or to RSVP click here.  

May 18-19

Irvine, CA – The University California, Irvine Phi Beta Kappa chapter will host Visiting Scholar Barbara Grosz, Higgins Professor of Natural Sciences at Harvard University. Professor Grosz's lecture, "Intelligent Systems: Design and Ethical Challenges," will be held on Thursday, May 18 at 3:00pm, Student Center, Moss Cove AB. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information and specific event details, please contact Hadley White.

May 30

New York, NY – The Phi Beta Kappa Association of New York will be hosting their May book club meeting at 7:00 p.m. at The Winslow, 243 E 14th St, New York, NY. They will be discussing Donna Tartt's novel The Goldfinch. RSVP to Christine Clark

May 31

Washington, D.C. – The D.C. Area Phi Beta Kappa Association will be hosting their May book club meeting at 7:00 p.m. at Nagomi Izakaya, 1990 M Street NW. They will be discussing The White Road: Journey into an Obsession by Edmund de Waal. All DCPBK members and guests are invited to attend. More information and to RSVP, click here

 

 

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