Category Archives: holiday

Being Thankful: The History of Thanksgiving

You don’t have to love turkey to love Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving started when life in the new American colonies was dangerous and difficult. Thanksgiving wasn’t a feast. It was a day to stop, reflect and be intentionally grateful for the mere act … Continue reading

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Libraries closed: Friday, April 22

All Roane State Libraries will be closed on Friday, April 22. The Oak Ridge campus library will be open 9am to 1pm on Saturday, April 23. Normal hours resume on Monday, April 25.

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Celebrate Martin Luther King’s legacy

Martin Luther King’s importance as a leader of people is hard to overestimate. As a civil rights leader and champion of freedom for all people, Dr. King was passionate about the importance of education. We can honor Dr. King’s legacy … Continue reading

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Happy holidays and a very merry Christmas

All Roane State libraries will be closed from Saturday, December 18 until Monday, January 3, 2011. We will reopen on Monday, January 3 with an 8am to 4:30pm schedule. We hope you enjoy a peaceful holiday season full of friendship, … Continue reading

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Libraries closed for Thanksgiving holiday (Nov. 25-28)

All Roane State libraries will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday: Thursday, November 25 to Sunday, November 28. Normal hours resume on Monday, November 29. Enjoy the holiday.

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Fall Break Hours: Oct. 18 – 19, 2010

Roane State libraries will be open 8am to 4:30pm on Monday, Oct. 18 and Tuesday, Oct. 19 for Fall break. Fall break is a great time to catch up on your research papers and other assignments. We are here and … Continue reading

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Libraries closed Monday, July 5th

All campus libraries will be closed for Independence Day on Monday, July 5. Normal summer hours resume Tuesday, July 6.

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