Monthly Archives: August 2013

In Hackney Library’s Newest Exhibition, Student Artists Create Works in the Wabi Sabi Aesthetic

Members of the Barton College Art Students League (ASL) as well as alumni and faculty have created pieces in a recently installed art exhibition in Hackney Library’s gallery space on the first floor.  ASL faculty advisor and Barton associate art professor, Gérard … Continue reading

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Hackney Library Open House 2013: A Day of Connections

On Thursday, August 22, Hackney Library will hold its eighth annual Open House from 4-6 pm on the first floor of Hackney Library to welcome new students to the Library and to the Office of Student Success, and to welcome back returning students, staff, … Continue reading

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Hackney Library’s First Floor Receives a Makeover!

Over the summer, the first floor of Hackney Library has undergone a makeover with the addition of a brand-new circulation desk and a partial paint job, thanks to the Friends of Hackney Library and other interested parties. Carolina Office Products, … Continue reading

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Join Us for a Series of Conversations on the U.S. Constitution and Civil Rights . . .

When the Founding Fathers gathered in Philadelphia in 1787 to “form a more perfect Union,” they faced a dilemma.  How could they enshrine the new nation’s highest ideal that “all men are created equal” and entitled to “Life, Liberty, and … Continue reading

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Friends of Hackney Library to to Host Book Signing Featuring Children’s Author and 2013 Piedmont Laureate John Claude Bemis on October 14, 2013

Children’s novelist John Claude Bemis will be the featured author at a Friends of Hackney Library book signing and reception on Monday, October 14, 2013, 5:30-7:00 pm, in Hackney Library. The event is free and open to the public, and … Continue reading

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Friends of Hackney Library’s Fall 2013 Dinner/Lecture to feature Author C.J. Box

New York Times bestselling author C. J. Box will be the featured speaker at the Friends of Hackney Library’s annual Fall Dinner/Lecture on October 29, 2013 in Hardy Alumni Hall on the Barton College campus. A book signing and wine … Continue reading

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