2018 CALENDAR OF EXHIBITIONS & PROGRAMS
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July 5-July 30: Shrine @ 20 (Exhibition): In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Shrine of the Eternals Induction Day, the Baseball Reliquary presents a display of all 57 inductee plaques from 1999 through 2017 in the North Entrance cases. On display in the Business Wing is an homage to Shrine of the Eternals 2000 inductee Moe Berg, in addition to artworks by Greg Jezewski and Ben Sakoguchi. In the display cases in the Humanities Wing will be vintage paper materials from the collection of Greg Jezewski, including a selection of baseball covers from The New Yorker magazine dating to May 8, 1926. Pasadena Central Library, 285 E. Walnut Street, Pasadena, California. Hours are Monday-Thursday, 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.; Sunday, 1:00-5:00 p.m. For further information, phone (626) 791-7647. For directions, phone (626) 744-4066.
Sunday, July 22, 2:00 p.m.: Shrine of the Eternals 2018 Induction Day: Ceremony honoring the 2018 Class of Inductees (Tommy John, Rusty Staub, and Nancy Faust) to the Baseball Reliquary’s Shrine of the Eternals, and the 2018 recipients of the Hilda Award (Bart Wilhelm) and the Tony Salin Memorial Award (Ross Altman). The Keynote Address will be delivered by Dan Epstein. Free admission and refreshments. Donald R. Wright Auditorium, Pasadena Central Library, 285 E. Walnut Street, Pasadena, California. For further information and directions, phone (626) 791-7647. For directions, phone (626) 744-4066.
The Baseball Reliquary presents a display of Negro Leagues memorabilia, and Jackie Robinson artworks and artifacts, including Michael Guccione’s “Jackie Robinson Icon” and William Robert Steele’s replica of Ebbets Field. Jackie Robinson Community Center, 1020 N. Fair Oaks Ave., Pasadena, California. Hours are Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.; Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; closed Saturday and Sunday. For further information, phone (626) 744-7300.