Biblioventures: Monsters and Ghosts, Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and A Christmas Carol

Date / Time

  • September 23, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • September 30, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 7, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 14, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 21, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 28, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 11, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 18, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 25, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • December 2, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • December 9, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • December 16, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us on a new Biblioventure with two six-part series of haunted works of the nineteenth century: Robert Louis Stevenson’s Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol.

Sherlock Mondays: The Hound of the Baskervilles

Date / Time

  • May 27, 2024
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • June 3, 2024
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • June 10, 2024
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • June 17, 2024
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • June 24, 2024
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We’re continuing our Sherlock Mondays Biblioventure with a special subscriber-only show for eight episodes. Join us as we take a Biblioventure to Dartmoor where a strange diabolical hound haunts the moors, preying upon the heirs of Baskerville Hall. What will the logically reasoning Sherlock Holmes do when faced with a supernatural creature?

Sherlock Mondays

Date / Time

  • September 18, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • September 25, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 2, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 9, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 16, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 23, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 30, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 6, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 13, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 20, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 27, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • December 4, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • December 11, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • December 18, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • January 8, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • January 15, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • January 22, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • January 29, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • February 5, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • February 12, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • February 19, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • February 26, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • March 4, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • March 11, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • March 18, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • March 25, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • April 1, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • April 8, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • April 15, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • April 22, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Rosenbach’s new Biblioventure series will focus on Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes stories. We’re taking a deep-dive into the adventures of the world’s first consulting detective, Sherlock Holmes, and his assistant, Dr. John Watson, as they battle the criminal forces of London.

Pickwick Monthly (online)

Date / Time

  • June 22, 2024
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • July 20, 2024
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • August 17, 2024
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • September 21, 2024
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • October 19, 2024
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for a monthly journey through Charles Dickens’ The Pickwick Papers. The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club was the first serialized novel written by  Dickens and was published in 20 monthly parts (2-3 chapters per month) from March 1836-October 1837. Edward G. Pettit and a rotating set of Dickensian cohosts will talk about (more…)

Thrills! Chills! An Overnight Reading of Dracula

The Rosenbach is the home of first editions of Bram Stoker’s novel, as well as his notes for Dracula, over 100 pages of outlines, early plot ideas, and research notes, compiled by the author over the seven years he developed and wrote the book.   This year is the 125th anniversary of the publication of Dracula and the Rosenbach is celebrating with a spine-tingling, all-night …

Housekeeping: Installment 3 in An Ongoing Discussion of Collections Stewardship at the Rosenbach

In this series, Curator and Senior Director of Collections, Judith M. Guston, will provide The Rosenbach’s Company with background and updates on the Collections Department’s strategic initiative to expand and improve the Rosenbach’s stewardship infrastructure.   It’s been a busy summer here in the Collections Department! In early June, we installed our exhibition, 18 Reasons to …

Austen Mondays

Date / Time

  • September 19, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • September 26, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 3, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 10, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 1, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • October 24, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 7, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 14, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 21, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • November 28, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • December 5, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • December 12, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • December 19, 2022
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • January 2, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • January 9, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • January 16, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • January 23, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • January 30, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • February 6, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • February 13, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • February 20, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • February 27, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • March 6, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • March 13, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • March 20, 2023
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Austen Mondays is sponsored by Lisa Washington The Rosenbach’s new biblioventure series will focus on Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen. Join us for a deep-dive into this classic novel for 24 weeks beginning September 19, 2022. We’re also moving the show to Monday evenings from 7:00-8:30 p.m. For the first half hour of every (more…)