All time is all time. It does not change. It does not lend itself to warnings or explanations. It simply is. Take it moment by moment, and you will find that we are all, as I’ve said before, bugs in amber.” – Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five
At the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library we spend a lot of time celebrating—celebrating Vonnegut himself, writers, artists, veterans, books, continued learning and common decency. Please join us for the many event we’ve planned throughout the year, which are only possible by your generous support. Welcome to the Monkey House!
Greeting, Earthlings, Tralfamadorians, and everyone in between! Here at KVML HQ, we can't wipe the grins off of our faces. After months of preparation, dozens of helping hands…read more →
New York Times bestselling author Steve Almond will be featured at Night of Vonnegut on April 30, 2016, at 6 p.m. at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center…read more →
The ping pong paddles have been packed away. The last asterisk cookie has found a home in someone's belly. The Athenaeum is back to business as usual. But last…read more →
Happy Thanksgiving and Goodbye Blue Monday, we’ll see you on Giving Tuesday! By Julia Whitehead As Thanksgiving is upon us, I wish to share my gratitude for the members, staff,…read more →
J.T. Whitehead’s first published collection of poems, The Table of Elements, has been nominated for the 2015 National Book Award and the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library hosted his poetry reading…read more →