Library Blog

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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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 […]

Children's Blog

Pajama Storytime

Pajama Storytime returns in October!. Join us newly renovated program room at Brundage Community Library and listen to some stories! […]

Open Culture
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Open Culture and Astronomy

Two astronomical events have appeared in some news articles recently. The Perseid meteor showers which occur from mid-July and continue through late August. The moon will be a crescent and set early so the night […]