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July is World Watercolor Month

World Watercolor Month celebrates art and creativity through the use of watercolors. Watercolor is a  medium that has captivated people around the globe for centuries. Today, artists produce amazing paintings each day. In addition, sketchers […]

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Hamden Native Pens a Bestseller!

The debut novel of Hamden native Zakiya Dalila Harris has arrived and is a NYT bestseller!.  It is being hailed as a must read this summer. Reserve a copy today!

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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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eMagazines

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. […]