Events and Exhibits

CURRENT HAPPENINGS

PAST EVENTS


The George E. Bennett Fellowship - 40 Years of Writing

April 9, 2009

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the George Bennett Fellowship for Creative Writing.

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Exonian Olympians

September 24, 2008 Academy Library

Since the IV Olympiad (London 1908), 36 Exonians became Olympic athletes and participated in 18 Olympic Games.  More...

Conversation with David Lamb '58

September 19, 2008 Rockefeller Hall

On September 19 at 4:30 p.m., the Friends of the Academy Library will sponsor "A Conversation with author David Lamb, '58."  More...

Clarinetist Christine Fell to Perform with Pianist Radmila Repczynski

July 23, 2008 Rockefeller Hall, Class of 1945 Library

Summer school music faculty Fell and Repczynski perform classical works by British composers on clarinet and piano  More...

2008 Summer Concert Series

June 25, 2008 - August 6, 2008 Rockefeller Hall, Academy Library

Faculty, visiting artists will perform Albeniz, Grieg, Prokofiev, Boehm, Chopin, Elgar and Hard Bop jazz in six open concerts.   More...

2007 George Bennett Fellow Nam Le to Read from his Works

May 20, 2008 Academy Library, Kaplanoff Periodicals Room

Michiko Kakutani of The New York Times calls Le's The Boat a "remarkable collection"  More...

Lamont Younger Poets 2008 Reading

April 29, 2008 Kaplanoff Periodicals Room, Academy Library, Ground Floor

Four winners of this year's competition read from their work in the Library's Periodicals Room  More...

"Roadsideia" Fiber Exhibit at Library

January 28, 2008 - February 25, 2008 Rockefeller Hall, Class of 1945 Library

Are you contributing to global warming when you buy a cup of coffee?  More...

Junior Studies Graduation

December 11, 2007 Rockefeller Hall, Class of 1945 Library

Preps end fall term with special Junior Studies ceremony  More...

Bob Bates '29 - Memorabilia and Bates Mountaineering Collection

October 24, 2007 - November 17, 2007 Entrance lobby, Class of 1945 Library

Memorabilia about Robert H. Bates '29, reflecting his career at Exeter and in the world beyond, is on exhibit in the Library.  More...

Lamont Poet Dave Smith Reads From His Poetry

October 24, 2007 Assembly Hall, Academy Building

Smith is the first poet in the Academy Library's Lamont Poetry Series this year  More...

Conversation with Anthony Weller

September 28, 2007 Rockefeller Hall, Class of 1945 Library

Anthony Weller '75 discusses his father's eye-witness account of post-atomic Nagasaki  More...

Expanding the Known World

September 04, 2007 - December 14, 2007 Rockefeller Hall, Class of 1945 Library

Library exhibition focuses on the 18th century explorations of Cook, Bligh, and Vancouver  More...

The New England Jazz Connection

July 25, 2007 Rockefeller Hall, Class of 1945 Library

Fifth concert in the 2007 Summer Concert series  More...

An Evening of Solo Guitar (CANCELED)

July 05, 2007 Rockefeller Hall, Class of 1945 Library

Second summer concert, featuring guitarist Bob Squires, was canceled  More...

The Viol in Conversation

June 27, 2007 Rockefeller Hall, Class of 1945 Library

First summer concert features Rudolf Senn on double bass and George Lopez on piano and harpsichord  More...

Harkness at 75: The History of the Harkness Gift

August 30, 2006 - June 3, 2007 Library - Rockefeller Hall

"Harkness at 75: The History of the Harkness Gift" on display through the 2006-2007 year in the Class of 1945 Library ...  More...

Library Exhibit: Photographer John Loengard '52

May 11, 2007 - May 31, 2007 Rockefeller Hall, Academy Library

The experience of John Loengard '52 as an Exonian photographer led to a career in photography with Life MagazineMore...

Eamon Grennan - Lamont Poet

February 21, 2007 Assembly Hall

Eamon Grennan, the most recent poet in the Lamont Poetry Series, gave a reading on February 21 ...  More...

A Christmas Carol

December 12, 2006 Rockefeller Hall

An annual event shortly before winter break is the reading of "A Christmas Carol", by Charles Dickens.  More...

A Celebration of "The Moving of the Books"

November 16, 2006

On November 16, 2006,  the library celebrated the 35th anniversary of the momentous move into the new library ...  More...