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10 Unforgettable Stories that History Forgot 

Why was the “Sultana” considered the worst maritime disaster in U.S. history?  Who were the Mississippian Indians?  Was the great Chicago Fire the largest fire ever?  For these answers and many more important but largely forgotten tales, join Rochelle Christopher on April 24th at 7:oo p.m.  This FREE program is brought to you by the Friends of the Hamilton Township Library.

 

Bromley’s Woodlawn Park

On Monday, May 7th at 7:00 p.m., join local historian Tom Glover as he utilizes the extensive library digital local history database to illustrate the heyday of that little known amusement park located on Greenwood and South Logan Avenues.  FREE and open to the public.

 

Upcoming Events for Kids

Spring story programs are underway!  We still have a few openings in Baby Rock ‘n’ Rhyme and Toddler Time.  To register, please call 609-581-4064 or click here.

Kids of all ages are welcome to Saturday Storytime, April 21 at 10:00 a.m.  No registration required!

On Tuesday, April 24, from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., April Zay will present an art workshop for kids in grades K through 5.  Participants will learn about mandalas, and they’ll create cool designs using stones, beads, markers and oil pastels.  Space is limited; filled to capacity.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

 

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 Up From South Philly by Anthony Chiurco.  Our meeting will be held Wednesday, May 16th at 6:45 p.m.  For more information, email hamiltonlibrarybookclub@gmail.com or check out our flyer.

 

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.