Event | Carberry Day, Carberry Talk, Carberry Dinner, Carberry Cookies, Carberry Everything!


Each Friday the 13th and February 29th, Professor Josiah S. Carberry celebrates his birthday, and the Brown University Library celebrates with him.

On Friday, November 13 at 4 p.m. in the Digital Scholarship Lab at the Rockefeller Library, Professor Peter H. Schultz will talk about the geo-impact of Carberry on his own career in his talk, “From my little Red Flyer to a Rendezvous with a Comet – Journey with Carberry.” The talk is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

Join us for dinner with Professor Carberry in the Portrait Room of the Brown Faculty Club that night. Cash bar cocktails at 6 p.m., dinner at 6:45 p.m. At 7:30 p.m., Professor Schultz will recap his talk from earlier. Dinner is $40 per person. The menu will feature recipes from the Carberry Cookbook. Click here to make a required reservation.

Can’t make the dinner? Enjoy cookies on Professor Carberry in the lobby of the Rockefeller Library and in the Friedman Center at the Sciences Library.

Date: Friday, November 13, 2015
Time: 4 p.m. for the talk; 6 p.m. for cocktails and dinner; all day for cookies
Locations: Patrick Ma Digital Scholarship Lab, Rockefeller Library, 10 Prospect Street, Providence; Brown Faculty Club, One Magee Street, Providence; Friedman Center, Sciences Library, 201 Thayer Street, Providence