Celebrate the American Writers Museum's First Anniversary

The American Writers Museum will commemorate its first anniversary on Wednesday, May 16 by offering visitors $1 admission all day, a sweet treat (while supplies last) and the chance to win a prize package.

Volunteers from the Studs Terkel Radio Archive will be on hand from 12pm to 2pm to record and collect typed Studs stories from visitors. From 10am to 5pm, guests can make their own American Lit mixtape with the Studs Terkel Radio Archive.

Celebrate the American Writers Museum's First Anniversary

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