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West Library 30th Anniversary Celebration

West Library 30th anniversary celebration
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Location: 
West Library

On October 25th, from 11:30-1:30 ,The Eunice and James L. West Library will celebrate its 30th birthday. The celebration, which marks the 30th anniversary of the library’s formal opening and Dedication on October 21, 1988, will take place on the 1st floor of the library just inside the front doors. Cake will be served, while supplies last!

The Eunice and James L. West Library is named in honor of the late Eunice and James L. West of Fort Worth.  It is only the second building constructed by Texas Wesleyan specifically for library services.

West Library 30th anniversary

West Library 30th anniversary

Help West Library celebrate its 30th anniversary!

Register to Vote

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Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 12:00pm
Location: 
In front of Library

Tarrant County Elections will be outside the Library during the free period on Thursday, Oct. 4 to help you register to vote.  

Mitchell-Reed Artist Talk

Mitchell-Reed Artist Talk
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
Location: 
Bernice Coulter Templeton Art Studio

Join us for a Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners lecture at 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 16 at the Bernice Coulter Templeton Art Studio.  Sara Ellis Cardona will have a question and answer session about her exhibit Southern Gothic.

From the artist statement:

Mitchell-Reed lecture at the Art Studio

Mitchell-Reed lecture at the Art Studio

The last Mitchell-Reed event for Fall 2018 will feature an Artist Talk at the Bernice Coulter Templeton Art Studio

Snap Shot Day

Snap shot day
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 8:00am to 11:59pm
Location: 
West Library

Library Snap Shot Day will be Monday, Sept. 24. Snap Shot Day is an annual event celebrated by libraries across the country. Statistics are taken throughout the day of library activities to form a 'Snap Shot' of a typical day in the West Library. Whether you check out a book, use a computer, ask a reference question or just walk through the door, you will be counted.

Book Launch Party for Marjorie Herrera Lewis

When the men were away book cover
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: 
Baker Building

Marjorie Herrera Lewis will discuss and sign her new novel, When the Men Were Gone, at 12 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4 in Baker Building.  Light refreshments will be served.  Books will be on hand to purchase.

Book Launch Party for Marjorie Herrera Lewis

Book Launch Party for Marjorie Herrera Lewis

Author Marjorie Herrera Lewis chooses Texas Wesleyan for debut novel book launch.

Mitchell-Reed: Banned Book Talk

Mitchell-Reed: Banned Book Talk
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Orientation Room

The West Library will sponsor TxWes Reads One Book again this year. This year’s book is The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. The purpose of the one-book program is to bring the Texas Wesleyan community together and to encourage students, staff and faculty to join together to read and discuss the same book.

The Hate U Give - TxWes Reads Kickoff

The Hate U Give kickoff event
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Lawn between the Library and Dora's

The West library will sponsor TxWes Reads One Book again this year. This year’s book is The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. The purpose of the one-book program is to bring the Texas Wesleyan community together and to encourage students, staff and faculty to join together to read and discuss the same book.