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Friends of the Hamden Public Library

The Friends of the Hamden Library is a nonprofit group that supports and promotes the library. They also offer many stimulating programs for the public. Donations from the Friends make possible programs, equipment and materials not available through the library budget. The Friends also sponsor the annual Thornton Wilder Writing Competition.

The Friends raise funds by selling used books donated by the public in their Second Hand Prose Shop, located on the lower level of the Miller Memorial Central Library.

Membership Categories

  • Individual: $10
  • Family: $15
  • Friend: $25
  • Scholar: $50
  • Angel: $100
  • Sponsor: $250
  • Patron: $500
  • Benefactor: $1000

The Friends at the Miller Memorial Library
2901 Dixwell Avenue
Hamden, CT 06518