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Electric Car Show at Miller Library

National Drive Electric Week Event at Miller Public Library An in-person event will be hosted in the Miller Public Library parking lot on Saturday, September 25th, from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Electric Vehicle(EV) owners […]

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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 […]

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Critical Race Theory 101

Chances are you have heard about something called Critical Race Theory(CRT), most likely from watching a national or local television news/opinion show, possibly even on social media.  The issue of CRT has now been localized […]

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Back to Work CT Program

Governor Ned Lamont announced that as Connecticut continues to recover from the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, he is creating the Back to Work CT program, which will provide a one-time $1,000 bonus payment to 10,000 […]

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New MicroEnterprise Education Program

New Colony Development Corporation Announces MicroEnterprise Education Program The New Colony Development Corporation (NCDC) is pleased to announce to funding of this new MicroEnterprise Education Program for Hamden residents from southern Hamden’s eligible target areas. […]

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Electric Vehicles in Connecticut

In 2020, Connecticut unveiled A Policy Framework for Electric Vehicle Adoption to accelerate the deployment of electric vehicles (EVs) and charging station infrastructure, among other things.  Connecticut has committed to an ambitious EV adoption goal […]

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Learning English Classes

There are free English classes starting in January for all different level learners –  beginning to advanced. The classes are sponsored by Literacy Volunteers of New Haven and Gateway Community College. The classes are held […]

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“Tell Your Story” with Jason Reynolds

Author Jason Reynolds (Finalist for 2019 National Book Award for Young People’s Literature, Newbury Medal winner, NAACP Image Award winner and other honors) was awarded the honor of, National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature. In […]

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Computer Science Career Resources

Resources for careers in computer science. ComputerScience.org offers a collection of financial aid, academic, and career resources. Curated by industry professionals, we provide students and professionals with the most up-to-date information in computer science education.  […]

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English As a Second Language

Use Our Online Resources to Learn English This guide will introduce you to Hamden Public Library’s online resources that are useful to adult learners of English as a Second Language (ESL) and their tutors. These […]