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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
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