Friends of Eastcliff Book Club
The Friends of Eastcliff Book Club provides an opportunity for members of the University of Minnesota faculty, staff, alumni and community to participate in the sharing of literature and ideas at Eastcliff, the historic home of the University's President and family.
Karen Kaler , along with the Friends of Eastcliff hosts this book club to showcase University of Minnesota authors who are faculty, staff, alumni or others who have a strong connection to the University. They welcome your involvement in the Book Club discussions, and activities throughout the year.
Joining the Friends of Eastcliff
You can participate in the Friends of Eastcliff Book Club and and other activities throughout the year, by joining the Friends of Eastcliff for an annual membership fee of $100 for individuals or $150 per couple.
The Friends of Eastcliff work to raise funds to maintain, enhance and preserve the historical residence and meeting place of the University of Minnesota.
You may Join the Friends of Eastcliff and the book club online here. You can charge your membership to your Mastercard, Visa, Discover, or AmericanExpress card. If you prefer to mail your membership, please send a check made payable to:
Donations to the Friends of Eastcliff can also be made securely online
at www.giving.umn.edu. Inquiries
Already a Friend
The Friends of Eastcliff Book Club hosts book discussions at Eastcliff throughout the year. Book Club gatherings include a discussion lead by the Friends of Eastcliff and the opportunity to discuss the book with the author and University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler's wife Karen Kaler.
Directions to Eastcliff
Eastcliff, the official residence of University presidents, is located on the corner of Mississippi River Boulevard and Dayton Avenue near the St. Paul end of the Lake Street Bridge. Parking is available on Dayton and Otis Avenues and on nearby streets.
From Lake Street