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Celebrate Black History Month with the Hampton Library

Celebrate Black History Month with the Hampton Library

Every Tuesday in February we remember and celebrate the Civil Rights movement of African American History.

SelmaFilm: Selma
Tuesday, February 9 at 7:00 pm
An award-winning chronicle of Martin Luther King Jr’s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965.

Terry FioreA Personal Perspective of the Civil Rights Movement with Terrance Fiore
Tuesday, February 16 at 7:00 pm
Local resident Terrance Fiore returns to the Library to discuss his experiences in the Civil Rights Movement. Mr. Fiore will provide us with insight into this tumultuous period in American History while sharing personal anecdotes from his tenure as a lieutenant in the 503d’ Military Police Battalion, leading an integrated unit in a segregated region, and from the Selma-Montgomery March.

revolutionFilm: Soundtrack for a Revolution
Tuesday, February 23 at 7:00 pm
The story of the American civil rights movement through its music: the freedom songs protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, and more, as they fought for justice and equality. The documentary includes new performances of the songs by top artists, archival footage, and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders.

The Hampton Library is OPEN Sunday, January 24, 2016

Open signThe Library is OPEN TODAY!
Sunday, January 24, 2016
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Winter Storm Jonas cannot stop us! Stop in and pick up books, movies and more! Families are invited to create "Snowbrarians" (Snow Librarians) on the Library's front lawn all week long. Bring all you need for a snowman and help us make good use of all the snow that has fallen!

Library CLOSED Saturday, January 23, 2016

The Hampton Library will be CLOSED Saturday, January 23, 2016 due to Winter Storm Jonas. 

SnoooooowPlease visit our digital branch to download eBooks and eAudio books. If you are looking to learn something new checkout our online learning software. You can learn a language with Mango or Pronunciator or open up a whole new world with our Lynda.com online classes. Just click the 24/7 Services tab at the top of our homepage. We also have Tumblebooks and Muzzy to entertain our youngest patrons. Click on the Kids & Family tab at the top of the page to explore these educational resources.

We will make every effort to be open tomorrow, Sunday, January 24. Please continue to check our website for updated closing information. 

Good Luck! Stay Warm! Enjoy your snow day!

Kelly A. Harris, Director

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