Monthly Archives: October 2015

‘Science and Religion in Conversation’ To Meet November 3, 3 pm

The Barton College public forum ‘Science and Religion in Conversation’ will be held on Tuesday afternoon, November 3rd at 3 PM in the Hackney Library’s Technology Classroom.  Everyone is welcome. This month we are going East as our presentation will … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Yard Sales and Rare Books—An Unlikely But Fortuitous Pairing for the K. D. Kennedy, Jr. Rare Book Room

People love yard sales.  Clothing, furniture, toys and tools, books and magazines, even cars show up on neighborhood lawns “priced to sell.”  Novelist Lee Smith once purchased a box of family letters at a yard sale that inspired her bestselling … Continue reading

Posted in news | Leave a comment

Hackney Library Hosts K.D. Kennedy, Jr. Rare Book Room / Special Collections Symposium on October 13

Barton College and the Willis N. Hackney Library are pleased to present the K.D. Kennedy, Jr. Rare Book Room / Special Collections Symposium on Tuesday, Oct. 13, from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. The symposium will welcome a variety of noted speakers as … Continue reading

Posted in events | Leave a comment

‘Science and Religion in Conversation’ Changes Time to 3 pm, Starting Tuesday, October 6

The Barton College public forum ‘Science and Religion in Conversation’ will be held on Tuesday afternoon, October 6th at 3 PM in Barton College’s Hackney Library.  (Note the permanent change in time from the previous evening sessions.) This month’s presentation … Continue reading

Posted in events | Leave a comment