Dolly Parton Imagination Library Kicks Off Saturday

Hamilton Public Library news

(Hamilton, NY – May 2013) Don’t forget to stop by our kick-off event for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library Saturday, May 11, from 11 a.m. to noon. This is a great time to find out more about the program and to enroll. The kick-off event will also feature entertainment by […]

Bookstore Hosts Fireside Conversation with Mystery Novelist

By Heather Elia

(Hamilton, NY – April 2013) The Colgate Bookstore will host “A Warm and Friendly Evening” with Sara J. Henry, author of the new novel, “A Cold and Lonely Place,” at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, at the Colgate Inn, 1 Payne Street. The event is free and open to the public, but […]

Tales of Tents, Trips, and Trouble!

Bookstore hosts camping-themed program for kids

By Heather Elia

(Hamilton, NY – April 2013) The Colgate Bookstore will host an indoor camping book party on Saturday, April 6 at 10 a.m. in the Class of 2003 Events Room (third floor) at 3 Utica Street. This program is free and open to children of all […]

Medical Ethics Program and More Part of Lifelong Learning Classes

(Hamilton, NY – April 2013) Colgate Professor of Philosophy David McCabe kicks off the Lifelong Learning Program’s April/May classes with a course entitled Medical Ethics. Is it okay to use embryos for medical research? When is a person considered truly dead? Should doctors help terminally ill patients to end their lives? This course will explore […]

Bookstore and Students Host Caribbean-Themed Children’s Event

By Heather Elia

(Hamilton, NY – March 2013) The Colgate Bookstore and Colgate’s Caribbean Students Association will host a “Caribbean Carnival” children’s program Saturday, March 23, at 11 a.m. in the Class of 2003 Events Room at 3 Utica St.

The program is free and open to children of all ages and their families, but […]

Chenango Valley Scribes Sought in Grades K though 5

Bookstore and Library Sponsor Fourth Annual Contest

(Hamilton, NY – March 2013) The Hamilton Public Library and the Colgate Bookstore are sponsoring the fourth annual young writers and illustrators contest through April 5. Called Chenango Valley Scribes, this contest is open to children in kindergarten through fifth grade.

The contest is designed to encourage creative […]

Children’s Matinee is Free at Hamilton Theater

Colgate Bookstore Sponsors Children’s Film

(Hamilton, NY – March 2013) Pictured is Kate Reynolds of the Colgate Bookstore, sponsor of Diary of a Wimpy Kid at Hamilton Theater last week. The free movie screening was one of a series of activities planned by the Hamilton Recreation Commission for area young people during last week’s mid-winter […]

Celebrate Dr. Seuss Day

Bookstore hosts party in honor of author’s birth anniversary

(Hamilton, NY – Feb. 2013) The Colgate Bookstore will host a Dr. Seuss Party from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 2, in the Class of 2003 Events Room (third floor) at 3 Utica St. The celebration is free and open to children of all ages, […]

Pula Presents: What do Presidents Lincoln and Kennedy Have in Common?

Hamilton Public Library News

By Hilary Virgil

(Hamilton, NY – Feb. 2013) It was wonderful to see so many people attend the recent Exceptional Art Exhibit reception! The Exceptional Art exhibit will continue to be on display throughout February and March. Many thanks to our friends from Heritage Farm and The ARC for arranging this […]

Colgate Bookstore Hosts Third Blood Drive

(Hamilton, NY – Feb. 2013) The Colgate Bookstore will host a Red Cross blood drive Saturday, Feb. 16, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 3 Utica St. Interested donors should contact Heather Elia at 315.228.6944 or helia@colgate.edu to schedule an appointment.

The Bookstore is also looking for 3 special individuals with blood types O+, […]

Bookstore Hosts Fantastical Fire-Breathing Fiesta for Kids

(Hamilton, NY – Feb. 2013) The Colgate Bookstore will host a Dragon Taco Party Saturday, Feb. 9, from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the Class of 2003 Events Room (third floor) at 3 Utica St. This program is free and open to children of all ages, although the stories are mainly geared towards ages 4 […]

No-Nonsense Heroines: Book & Movie Club Announces Winter Season

By Heather Elia

(Hamilton, NY – Jan. 2013) The Colgate Bookstore and Hamilton Theater announce the Winter 2013 season of the Hamilton Book & Movie Club, beginning Thursday, Jan. 31, at 5:30 p.m. The theme of the season is “No-Nonsense Heroines” featuring books and movies about physically and mentally strong women who are often very […]