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 […]

CSE to Present on Gas and Oil Leases

Impacts on Residential Mortgage Lending

(Hamilton, NY – April 2013) Join Citizens for Safe Energy at noon Saturday, May 4, in the Hamilton Public Library Community Room for an educational presentation on the impacts of gas and oil leases on residential mortgage lending.

How do issues such as “compulsory integration” and sub-surface rights affect mortgages? […]

Library Seeks Technology Staff Person

(Hamilton, NY – April 2013) The Hamilton Public Library is pleased to announce we are creating a new position to better meet patron needs consistently by elevating the digital services and emerging technologies we provide. There were a number of very popular technology-based classes offered at the library last year.

While the grant that made […]

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 […]

National Poetry Month Coming to Hamilton Library

Hamilton Public Library news

By Hilary Virgil

(Hamilton, NY – March 2013) This April, join the Hamilton Public Library and Colgate Bookstore in celebrating National Poetry Month. Visit the library and bookstore websites to sign up to receive a Poem-a-Day by email, courtesy of The Academy of American Poets.

Stop by either location throughout the […]

Program on Presidents Well-Received

Hamilton Public Library News

By Hilary Virgil

(Hamilton, NY – March 2013) The library was happy to host guest presenter Cheryl Pula Feb. 27. Cheryl outlined many similarities and coincidences between Presidents Lincoln and Kennedy. The program was well-attended and we hope to offer similar events here in the future.

In the meantime, readers may […]

Library Boasts Additions to DVD Collection

Hamilton Public Library News

By Hilary Virgil

(Hamilton, NY – March 2013) There are new DVDs at the Hamilton Public Library. We’ve recently added Skyfall, Flight, The Lorax, Brave and Argo to our media collection. If you didn’t get a chance to see them in the theater or would like to watch them again, now […]

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 […]

Call for Community Artists

Hamilton Public Library News

By Hilary Virgil

(Hamilton, NY – Feb. 2013) Wondering what’s new at the Hamilton Public Library? We have a few recent additions to our adult science fiction collection.

Cold Days: a Novel of the Dresden Files by Jim Butcher is an action-packed tale of battles between good and evil and the […]

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 […]

Exceptional Artists Reception is Feb. 15

Hamilton Public Library News

By Hilary Virgil

(Hamilton, NY – Feb. 2013) It was wonderful to see so many families attend our Take Your Child to the Library event and special story time on Feb. 2. Games, crafts, stories and snacks were enjoyed throughout the day. We are looking forward to making this an annual […]

February is for Library Lovers

Hamilton Public Library News

By Hilary Virgil

(Hamilton, NY – Feb. 2013) Stop by the library to add your favorite book title or author to our poster. Leave a comment in our box at the circulation desk, on our website, or our Facebook page to tell us what you love about the Hamilton Public Library.

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