posted January 19, 1998

Library Seeks Reminiscences of Predecessors and Move

The Van Wylen Library is marking its 10th anniversary, and alumni can help.

     The library officially opened its doors for student use
  on Thursday, Jan. 14, 1988.  The building was dedicated on
  Thursday, April 21, 1988.
     To help mark the decade of service, the library is
  collecting alumni reminiscences of the Van Wylen Library's
  predecessors (like Van Zoeren and Graves), as well as
  thoughts concerning the move into the current building prior
  to its 1988 debut.
     Alumni interested in contributing their reflections are
  asked to send them to:  Hope College Van Wylen Library; Attn
  David Jensen; 53 Graves Place; PO Box 9012; Holland, MI
  49422-9012.  The deadline is Monday, March 16.