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Burling Book Display by Jenny Hoops '17 and Anastasiia Morozova '18

 

7:30 p.m. Monday, November 28
JRC 101

November is Native American Month, and the World is watching. Grinnell College has an opportunity to hear firsthand stories about the fight to protect Mother Earth and the water — "Mni Wiconi: Water is Life."

 

The Pioneer Bookshop Storytime is held generally on the first Monday of the month at 4 p.m. Children up to 8 years of age or so will enjoy the picture book and story read by our storytime readers.

Here is a list of our current storytime dates:

 

Innovative communities are made possible by Penny Bender Sebring '64 and Charles Ashby Lewis.

 

News

The Pioneer Bookshop will extend hours for the New Student Orientation Weekend.  

Friday 8:30 am - 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm

Regular Hours are:
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 6pm
Saturday 9am - 4pm

The construction of the Humanities and Social Studies Complex (HSSC) continues on schedule.  The foundation and basement structure is nearly complete, with only the northeast corner left to finish. Many utility lines have been placed underneath the basement floor. Two of the four elevator shafts...