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Music Story Time with Miss Johnea

Join Miss Johnea for Music Story Time! This week, we will be reading … Little Pig Joins the Band by David Hyde Costello Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl’s Courage changed Music by Margarita Engle […]

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Spring Ahead: Home Project Ideas

Need some remodeling project ideas? Storage and organizing tips? Decorating do-overs? We have plenty of materials to get your creative juices flowing…just click on the topics below and let your creativity flow! Attics/Basements Bathrooms Bedrooms […]

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Hamden Sketchbook Project

Almost one whole year ago in April, the Hamden Department of Arts and Culture and the Hamden Public Library asked Hamden residents to record their daily, pandemic-life experiences in any artistic or creative way they […]

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Zinio eMagazines, previously available in the RBdigital app, has moved to OverDrive. Hamden Library patrons can now read our digital magazines alongside eBooks and eAudiobooks on Libby, the one-tap reading app from OverDrive. […]

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Crime Time Corner #5

Helene Tursten brings the Swedish landscape and culture to life in her Inspector Embla Nyström series. Embla Nystrom is a champion boxer and hunter of moose and boar in the Swedish countryside. She is the […]