Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Fondren Study Break and Therapy Pets

Study Break with Coffee, Snacks and Giveaways
Thursday, December 5 from noon-2pm

Pet Therapy Study Breaks
Wednesday, December 11 from 5-9pm
Thursday, December 12 from 5-9pm
Friday, December 13 from 3-5pm


Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Fondren First Floor

Fondren Study Break and Therapy Pets

Study Break with Coffee, Snacks and Giveaways
Thursday, December 5 from noon-2pm

Pet Therapy Study Breaks
Wednesday, December 11 from 5-9pm
Thursday, December 12 from 5-9pm
Friday, December 13 from 3-5pm


Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Fondren First Floor

Fondren Study Break and Therapy Pets

Study Break with Coffee, Snacks and Giveaways
Thursday, December 5 from noon-2pm

Pet Therapy Study Breaks
Wednesday, December 11 from 5-9pm
Thursday, December 12 from 5-9pm
Friday, December 13 from 3-5pm


Friday, December 13, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren First Floor

Patent Searching Class

The class covers preliminary U.S. patent searching using the resources in our patent searching area and online resources from the USPTO. Note: The scope of the class does not include trademark searching.


Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
Fondren B43 Collaboration Space

2020 Reception Honoring Rice University Authors, Editors, Composers and Artists of works published in 2019

The Friends of Fondren Library will host its annual event honoring Rice faculty, staff, alumni and members of the Friends of Fondren Library who have:
            *Authored a book or edited a journal published in 2019


Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 5:30pm
Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library

Friends of Fondren Library Gala and Auction

Gala Chairs Deborah and Bryan Domning ’75 invite you to join us for the
40th annual Friends of Fondren Library Gala and Auction
honoring Pat and Ira Gruber, the Harris Masterson Jr. Professor Emeritus of History.


Friday, March 27, 2020 - 7:00pm to 10:30pm
River Oaks Country Club