Event Registration

The events below are open for registration. Online registration closes at 2:00 p.m. on  the day of the event. For weekend events, online registration closes on Friday at 2:00 pm. Contact the Events Department directly to register after this time. For a detailed list of all events, check our Upcoming Events page.

Unfortunately, we do not offer refunds if you cannot attend an event. For help, please see our Frequently Asked Questions or contact the events office at events@bostonathenaeum.org or 617-720-7612.

You can register for multiple events at once. Check the box next to the events you are interested in registering for and fill out the information accordingly. Once you have filled out the information for all of the events you are interested in registering for, scroll down to the bottom of the page and select "Continue."

  1. Step 1 Selection
  2. Step 2 Registration
Wednesday, April 08
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Book Talk, Sean Moore, Slavery and the Making of the Early American Libraries: British Literature, Political Thought, and the Transatlantic Book Trade, 1731-1814. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Tuesday, April 21
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lecture, Dory Klein, The Seed of an Idea: Growing a Seed Library at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Tuesday, April 28
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Eye of the Expert, Crossing the Line. This event is $25 for Members only. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$25.00
 
Wednesday, April 29
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Demonstration, Kim Gorrasi, Portrait Talk & Demonstration. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Thursday, April 30
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Book Talk, Jill McDonough, Here All Night: Poetry & Cocktails. This event is $20 for Members and $30 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$20.00
 
$30.00
 
Tuesday, May 05
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Book Talk, Robert Tougias, The Birder on Berry Lane. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Thursday, May 07
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lecture, Carol Ann Lloyd, Ciphers, Secrets, and Spies in the Elizabethan Age. This event is $35 for Members only. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$35.00
 
Wednesday, May 13
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Program Advisory Meeting. This event is free for Members and Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Saturday, May 16
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Annual Open House. This event is free and open to the public.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Monday, May 18
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Torrence Harder Annual Endowed Lecture, Deborah Cramer, The Narrow Edge: A Tiny Bird, An Ancient Crab, and an Epic Journey. This event is free for Members and $15 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
$15.00
 
Tuesday, May 19
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Eye of the Expert, Crossing the Line. This event is $15 for Members and $20 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
$20.00
 
Wednesday, May 13
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Member Meet and Greet. This event is free for Members only. RSVP by May 13
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Wednesday, May 27
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Book Talk, Megan Kate Nelson, The Three-Cornered War. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Thursday, May 28
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Members at Work. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Thursday, June 04
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Book Talk, Christin Geall, Cultivated: The Elements of Floral Style. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Thursday, June 04
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Workshop, Christin Geall, Cultivated: Floral Design at the Boston Athenæum. This event is $200 for Members and $250 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$200.00
 
$250.00
 
Tuesday, June 09
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Member's Choice, Scott Bates Guthery, Two Times Two is About Four: The Rise and Fall of the Slide Rule (1600-2000). This event is free for Members only. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Tuesday, June 16
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Book Talk, Arthur Magida ,Code Name: Madeleine: A Sufi Spy in Nazi-Occupied Paris. This event is free for Members and free for Visitors with admission ($10). Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
Free
 
Free
 
Wednesday, July 15
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lecture, Allison Lange, Teacher's Workshop. This event is $15 for Members and $20 for Visitors. Registration requested.
Category
Quantity
Price
$15.00
 
$20.00
 
Event registration summary
Book Talk, Early American Libraries, Apr. 8:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Lecture, The Seed of an Idea, Apr. 21:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Eye of the Expert: Crossing the Line, Apr. 28:
Member Fee
0
$25.00
Portrait Talk & Demonstration, Apr. 29:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Book Talk, Here All Night, Apr. 30:
Member Fee
0
$20.00
NonMember Fee
0
$30.00
Book Talk, The Birder on Berry Lane, May 5:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Royal Oak Lecture, Carol Ann Lloyd, May 7:
Member Fee
0
$35.00
Program Advisory Meeting, May 13:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Public Open House, May 16:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Lecture, The Narrow Edge, May 18:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
$15.00
Eye of the Expert, Crossing the Line, May 19:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
NonMember Fee
0
$20.00
Member Meet and Greet, May 20:
Member Fee
0
Free
Book Talk, The Three-Cornered War, May 27:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Members at Work, May 28:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Book Talk, Cultivated, Jun. 4:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
"Cultivated" Workshop with Christin Geall, Jun. 4:
Member Fee
0
$200.00
NonMember Fee
0
$250.00
Member's Choice, Scott Bates Guthery, Jun. 9:
Member Fee
0
Free
Book Talk, Code Name: Madeleine, Jun. 16:
Member Fee
0
Free
NonMember Fee
0
Free
Lecture, Allison Lange, Jul. 15:
Member Fee
0
$15.00
NonMember Fee
0
$20.00
Donation:
$0.00
Total:
$
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