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Marion Hawkins Parker

Marion Hawkins Parker was American librarian. Certified elementary teacher New York, public library New York, school library media specialist New York.

Background

  • Parker, Marion Hawkins was born on June 6, 1942 in Lawrenceville, Virginia, United States. Daughter of John Lee and Alice Louise (Pearson) Hawkins.

  • Education

    • Attended, Hampton Institute, 1959. Associate of Arts cum laude, Orange County Community College, 1971. Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, State University of New York, New Paltz, 1974.

      Master of Library Science, Long Island University, 1976.

    Career

    • Clerk, head children's department library Newburgh Free Library., New York, 1964-1986. Library media specialist West St. School, Primary School, 1986-1987, Vails Gate High Tech Magnet School, Newburgh, 1987—2000. Retired, 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Certified elementary teacher New York, public library New York, school library media specialist New York.

    Works

    • Co-author (with Stella Denton): 1776: A Bicentennial Bibliography, 1976.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Board directors United Fund Meals on Wheels, Greater Newburgh, fundraising chairman. Chairman board directors Head Start East Orange County. Past chairman board Christian education Ebenezer Baptist Church.

    Member of New York Library. Association, Newburgh Area Zonta Club (past president, Supreme Grand Court Heroines Jericho supreme lecturer), Rose Seven Seals (past state deputy), Royal and Exalted Order Amaranth (supreme grand associate matron, state deputy), Order Eastern Star (past grand matron, past 1st vice president supreme council grand chapter, Star of Hope).

    Connections

    • Married Ammie Parker, Junior, December 6, 1959. Children: Anthony, Johnnye, Kenneth.
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    Born June 6, 1942
    (age 75)
    • 1959
      Hampton Institute
    • 1971
      Orange County Community College
    • 1974
      State University of New York
    • 1976
      Long Island University
    • 1964 - 1986
      Clerk, children's department library Newburgh Free Library
      New York, United States
    • 1964 - 1986
      head, children's department library Newburgh Free Library
      New York, United States
    • 1986 - 1987
      library media specialist, West St. School
    • 1987
      library media specialist, West St. School
      Newburgh, New York, United States
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