Reception today for new librarian Print

The Canton branch of the Haywood County Public Library will hold a reception at 2 p.m., Thursday, August 18 for the public to meet new librarian Mannie Dalton Crone.


Crone became branch manager of the Canton Branch Library in May. Previously, she worked as an English teacher in France, a bookseller, an editor at the Mountain Xpress in Asheville, and most recently as a media assistant at a school library in Marion.


Crone graduated with a Master’s Degree in Library Science from Appalachian State University, where she was awarded a Louise Moore Plybon scholarship and membership into the Cratis D. Williams Society. She is a native of Asheville.


In addition to the reception, the Library Board of Trustees will hold a brief meeting that is open the public. The library is located at 11 Pennsylvania Ave. in Canton.


For more information, contact:
David Teague, Public Information Officer
Haywood County
828-452-7305; 828-400-9691 or
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