Monthly Archives: September 2015

Hackney Library Encourages the Freedom to Read during 2015’s “Banned Books Week,” Sept. 27-Oct. 1

When we think of censorship, we often think of dystopian societies such as those depicted in Ray Bradbury’s novel Fahrenheit 451 and other futuristic novels, or perhaps historically in real geographic locales, such as Germany during the Nazi era.  But did … Continue reading

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“CuriosiTea” Conversational Forum Resumes on Tuesday, September 29, 4-5 pm!

Are you curious how others are grappling with thorny controversies that face us today?  Are you interested in intellectually stimulating conversations about current issues?  Do you like tea and cookies? If so, then Hackney Library’s return of “CuriosiTea,” its series of … Continue reading

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Just in Time: APA/MLA Workshops Scheduled for Before Fall Break!

As  fall break approaches, so does the need for proper citation of sources in both APA and MLA styles for assignments due just before or after the break. So just in the nick of time, Hackney Library is once again offering … Continue reading

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Bestselling Author Jeffery Deaver to Speak at Joint Friends Fall 2015 Dinner/Lecture

International number-one bestselling author Jeffery Deaver will be the featured speaker at a joint Friends of Hackney Library and Friends of Wilson County Library book signing and dinner/lecture, to be held on Tuesday, October 6, 2015, in Hardy Alumni Hall … Continue reading

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