CONGRATULATIONS TO LAURA WOODS WHO WON THE PAINTING! LAURA BOUGHT THE WINNING RAFFLE TICKET AT CARELLA’S CHOCOLATE’S AND GIFTS.
Thank you to all the people who bought raffle tickets. We earned close to $3,000 from this fundraising event. Thanks to the venues who sold tickets. We are particularly grateful to the Hibernians who sponsored the raffle. And of course, a huge SHOUT OUT to Tom Kelly, the artist with the vision. The raffle was Tom’s idea and he worked untold hours, not only painting, but promoting the Library and the fundraiser.
VIETNAM – 2015 IS THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST US TROOPS LANDING IN VIETNAM AND THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FALL OF SAIGON.
RITE OF PASSAGE photo exhibit by Bryan Grigsby, at the Hamilton Library, 1 Justice Samuel Alito Way, Hamilton, N.J. Opens Monday, June 1-July 31.
Brian Grigsby was an Army combat photographer in Vietnam in 1968-1969.
After his military experience, Grigsby continued to photograph stories and events related to the aftermath of that conflict, including the trial of a group of anti-war Vietnam veterans known as The Gainesville Eight in 1973, the arrival of South Vietnamese refugees to Eglin Air Force Base Florida in 1975, and the dedication of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C. in 1982.
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…..that’s what Hamilton Free Public Library is all about. We take our role as a central meeting place in the township quite seriously. And we feel a responsibility to our patrons and others who may be less fortunate than ourselves. Therefore, we offer you the following opportunities to “pay it forward”. We are a…Learn about How to Help