Celebrating 50 Years of the Friends of Hannon Library: A Legacy of Enrichment and Support

We’re thrilled to invite you to a special celebration marking the 50th anniversary of the Friends of Hannon Library at Southern Oregon University. Join us on Thursday, May 9, 2024, from 5:30 to 7 pm in the Meese Room at Hannon Library for an evening filled with reflection, camaraderie, and appreciation.


 Event Highlights:

  • Panel Discussion: Delve into the transformative journey of academic libraries and the history of the Friends of Hannon Library with our esteemed panel of speakers.
  • Special Collections Display: Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of the library’s past with a curated exhibition featuring rare and significant materials. 
  • Wine and Refreshments: Raise a glass and indulge in delightful refreshments as you mingle with fellow supporters and reminisce about the library’s impact over the past five decades. 



Secure your spot at this memorable event by completing the registration form here or call (541) 552-6833.


Parking Information:

Parking details will be provided via email after registration. Please be sure to register to receive this information.


Accessibility Accommodations:

We are committed to ensuring that all guests have a comfortable and accessible experience. If you require accommodations for a disability, please call (541) 552-6833, and we will be happy to assist you.


About Friends of Hannon Library:


Since its inception in 1974, the Friends of Hannon Library have been dedicated to enriching the library’s collections and supporting student programs. Their contributions, including the acquisition of two rare Shakespeare folios, have been instrumental in advancing the library’s mission of academic excellence and accessibility.


Join us as we celebrate 50 years of friendship, collaboration, and support, and look forward to a future filled with continued growth and enrichment.