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Celebrating Winter in Cold Climates

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Social Sciences Education and Health Library (SSHEL) and others
Marshall Gallery (Main Library, East Entrance) and North South Corridor (Main Library, 1st Floor)
Dec 1, 2022 - Jan 31, 2023   All Day
Nancy O'Brien
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This exhibit explores how people live, play, and cook when the winter months are cold and snowy. Features books and information about nourishing meals for cold winter nights; hygge as a way of staying cozy and comfortable; relaxing pastimes; stories about yeti, the abominable snowman, and other cryptids; and more winter-focused themes!

  • Hygge:  Cozy and Comfortable (curated by Dulcie Vermillion, SSHEL)
  • Cold Weather Cryptids (curated by Melanie Rusk, Oak Street Library)
  • Fireside Reading: Selection of Scandinavian Literature (curated by Paula Carns and Karen Huck, Literatures and Languages Library)
  • Warm Meals for Cold Weather (curated by Sam Ehlinger, Grainger Engineering Library)
  • Cold Weather Dwellings in Scandinavia (curated by Emilee Mathews, Ricker Library of Architecture and Art)
  • Campus in Winter (curated by Jameatris Rimkus, University Archives)
  • Winter Hiking (curated by Jake MacGregor and Nancy O’Brien, Library HR and SSHEL)
  • Winter Themes in Music (curated by Kirstin Johnson, Music and Performing Arts Library)
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