Library Blog

Starting a Business Virtual Course

Learn how to start and sustain your own business with this FREE weekly program, addressing topics essential to running a successful business presented by experienced professionals In addition, qualifying enrollees will have an opportunity to compete for a $5000 business grant […]

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Technical Skills Training Being Offered

Governor Ned Lamont announced a collaboration between the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU), the Connecticut Office of Workforce Strategy, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide technical skills training and education to more than […]

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Become a Digital Navigator

The Hamden Public Library is piloting a national program to improve digital inclusion and to bridge the digital divide. This project is made possible with funding from the American Recovery Plan Act through the Institute […]

Children's Blog

National Chemistry Week: Illustrated Poem Contest

National Chemistry Week (NCW) is a community-based program of the American Chemical Society (ACS). This annual program unites ACS local sections, student chapters, technical divisions, businesses, schools, and individuals in communicating the importance of chemistry to […]

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October is Health Literacy Month!

Health Literacy is the degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information needed to make appropriate health decisions. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) addresses […]

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Join our Community Conversations

The Hamden Public Library wants to hear about your hopes for Hamden and your ideas for how the library can help those hopes become reality. Share your ideas at one of our community conversations. You may win a $25 gift card! […]

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Thanksgiving Food Drive

Hamden Community Services works with the community every year to ensure Hamden families enjoy Thanksgiving without the worry of where their holiday meal will come from through generation donations by dedicated residents like you. […]

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Creepy Reads

Take a look at our new book display of Creepy Reads – Kinda Creepy and Seriously Creepy books for this Spooky Season! You can find the display on the Main level of the Miller Library.

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Magic Lessons Book Discussion

For some people October is the month to think about magic and curses. This month’s book selection will satisfy the need to dive into the thrills of the month. It even has a New England […]

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Indigenous Peoples’ Day

To commemorate Indigenous Peoples’ Day, we offer some resources that provide information on the indigenous peoples of Connecticut as well as the current lives of Native Americans throughout the country along with suggestions for a few local field trips! […]

Brundage Blog

Halloween Science Fun

Brundage Community Library will be having Halloween Science Fun on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 6:00pm. At your own (physically distanced) station, experiment with bubbling pots of goo, glow sticks and dry ice chemistry! For […]