Community News

Free Summer Meals for Kids and Teens

Kids and teens, 18 and under NO REQUIREMENTS AND NO QUESTIONS ASKED! No registration is needed! All children and teens are welcome to any summer meal’s location. No ID, paperwork, or registration is required. However, […]

Library Blog

Business Newsletter

Find out about small business workshops and other resources (online and local) by subscribing to Hamden Public Library’s monthly Business Newsletter. […]

Library Blog

“Get Back” to “Beatlemania”

With the recent release of Peter Jackson’s Beatles documentary “Get Back” on Disney Plus, Beatlemania has once again dominated music charts, library hold lists and book sales, and the pop culture world. “Get Back” is […]

Children's Blog

Youth Media Awards

Each year the American Library Association honors books, videos, and other outstanding materials for children and teens. This year’s winners were announced on January 24th. […]

Library Blog


Warmlines are similar to hotlines in that they are free, peer-run phone lines that connect callers to clinically supervised and trained mental health advocates, including social workers, who provide emotional support. The difference is that […]