Library Blog

Hamden Public Library – Zoom Etiquette

What is Zoom? If you haven’t yet Zoomed, it is likely that you will! More and more people and groups are conducting formal and informal meetings and chats online, that is, virtually, rather than face-to-face […]

Library Blog

Where to Get Good Free Financial Help Now

How to find financial advisers offering pro bono help in the pandemic. At the National Foundation for Credit Counseling ,counselors are available around the clock to assist if you are experiencing financial hardship during this […]

Children's Blog

Lunch Bunch: Science at Home

Every Tuesday and Thursday at Noon on Facebook Live, the Connecticut Science Center will be live-streaming animal encounters and educational science presentations. Live and previous animal encounters and presentations are available to view on the […]

Children's Blog

“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 […]

Children's Blog

Bedtime Story Time

Join Miss Johnea while she reads you some bedtime stories!   (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t be available on our page […]

Children's Blog

Monarch Migration: Butterfly Trivia

The Monarch Butterflies Are Coming! Spring has sprung! It’s time for the monarch butterflies to fly home! Here are some fun facts about these beautiful insects! Monarch butterflies are orange and black – with white […]

Library Blog

Writers on Film

“Write what you know,” is the proverbial mantra touted in writing classes around the globe. This may explain the many books and movies that center around a writer as the main character. […]

Children's Blog

Mother’s Day Story Time

Join Miss Johnea while she reads a great story to celebrate Mother’s Day.   (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t be available […]

Library Blog

Virtual Book Club

What have you been reading? Did you recently start or finish a book you’re crazy about? Or did you read something so terrible you want to warn others about it? We want to know all about it! […]