A Night of Vampires!
Just in time for Halloween! On Thursday, October 27th at 7:00 P.M., the Hamilton Public Library is proud to host local author Brian McKinley as he presents a fascinating exploration of vampires in folklore, literature and film. This event is free and open to the public.
Movie Making Made Simple
The Hamilton Township Library is proud to present veteran film-maker Timothy Lawrence as he discusses the keys to making great movies. Mr. Lawrence will illustrate his lecture using film clips to detail the ins-and-outs of film editing learned through years of experience. Refreshments will be served at these FREE events, scheduled for Tuesday November 1st and Thursday November 3rd, from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, and again from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. All are welcome!
The library will once again be offering basic computer classes on Wednesdays at 10 am, starting on October 26th and ending on November 16th. These classes are made possible by the Friends of the Library.
Attention All Trainers!
The library is surrounded by PokeStops for those playing Pokemon Go. Let us know what creatures you capture! There is a display on the main floor of the library by the Teen Room, and you can add to it by going to the Reference Desk. What have you caught by the library?
Free Resume Assistance
For the Love of Reading Book Club
Join us at the Hamilton Library to enjoy and discuss a variety of compelling stories. This month’s selection is The Book of Aron by Jim Shepard. Our meeting will be held Wednesday, November 16 at 6:30 p.m. For more information, email email@example.com or check out our flyer.
Upcoming Events for Kids
April Zay will present an art workshop for school-age children on Tuesday, October 25 at 4:00 p.m. Kids in grades K – 5 will create an owl, using a giant pinecone, foam, felt and feathers. Please register by calling 609-581-4064 or using our online form.
On Thursday, October 27 at 7:00 p.m., join the Garden State Storytellers’ League at the library for An Evening of Spooky Tales! Call 609-581-4064 or visit the library to sign up.
Registration for our next session of story programs will begin October 31.
On Tuesday, November 15 at 4:00 p.m., kids in grades 3 to 5 are invited to join us for Books & Stuff. Meet friends, talk about books, and enjoy some light snacks. Call 609-581-4064 to register.
Kids of all ages are welcome at Saturday Storytime; no registration is necessary! The next session is Saturday, December 3, at 10:00 a.m.
New Database Available – “Newsbank”
We are pleased to announce the return of “Newsbank”, a valuable online resource. “Newsbank” offers patrons the ability to search “The Times” newspaper from the current issue all the way back to 1993! Hamilton Library card holders in good standing can log onto the database here at the library, or from any remote location with internet access. Click here to start your search today.
Would you like to go to a museum…for FREE?
Check out the Hamilton Township Public Library’s FREE Museum Pass Program. Library patrons may reserve a pass to a wide variety of museums, with some passes accommodating up to seven guests! Find out how to reserve your museum pass today.
Interested in local history?
Be sure to check out Tom Glover’s Hamilton Scrapbook website for fun and interesting facts concerning the history of our town and the surrounding communities.
People Helping People
…..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