Business & Career

Employment Opportunities

State of Connecticut Accounting Careers Trainee The State of Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) is now accepting applications for an Accounting Careers Trainee (ACT) with a target class of Accountant in Hartford, CT, with some remote work. The ACT will […]

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Business Newsletter

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

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The Liar’s Dictionary Book Discussion

For people who love language and words, July’s book discussion selection “The Liar’s Dictionary” by Eley Williams, is a must read. From the New York Times Books of the Times book review,  section: . “The English […]

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Inflation and the Federal Reserve

After two years of outsized returns even during a pandemic and economic lockdowns, stocks and bonds have both fared poorly in 2022. Why? According to Tim Baker, CFA, Founder and CEO Metric Financial, accelerated inflation […]

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Compassion Fest 2022

Compassionfest is returning to Hamden after a two-year hiatus.   The event will be held on Saturday, July 23rd from 10am-5pm at Whitneyville Cultural Commons.  Event organizer, Tabitha Logan, joined us on the Hamden Library Podcast- […]

Community News

Summer Concert Series 2022

The Hamden Arts Commission and Department of Arts and Culture are excited to announce the 2022 Hamden Free Summer Concert Series lineup. Opening bands start at 7:30pm; main act starts at 8:00pm. July 1, 2022 […]

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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, […]

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Teen Summer Reading

  Create an online account with READsquared to track the amount of time you spend reading over the summer. Earn points to be automatically entered to win a variety of gift cards! Come to the […]

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Connecticut Trails Day 2022!

Connecticut Trails Day weekend is June 4th & 5th.  Events are available for registration all over the state.  You can check for an event nearby or anywhere else in Connecticut on The Connecticut Forest […]

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Phonics & The Science of Reading

In 2019, results on national and international exams showed stagnant or declining American performance in reading, and widening gaps between high and low performers.  The causes are diverse, but many experts point to a shortage of educators trained […]