Book Club April 14
Stock up on Winter reads
Grand Opening held mid 2019
New library at sunset
The Hempstead County Library serves the people residing in the 728 square miles of Hempstead County, Arkansas. The library is located in Hope, the County Seat, which is located 35 miles east of Texarkana and 114 miles south of Little Rock. An estimated 22,000 people live in Hempstead County. The HCL was established in 1948 with the help of several generous local donors. Ground was broken for a new library facility in 2017. The library was completed in 2019 and was made possible by both a $1.4 million donation by Milton and Mary Campbell and the taxpayers of Hempstead County.
After much consideration and a lot of research on what other libraries around the state are doing, we have decided to be closed to the public this upcoming week. However, staff will be reporting to work for our normal business … Continue reading
The February selection for the Hempstead County Library Book Club is The End of Your Life Book Club Continue reading