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Holiday Hours at Hamilton Public Library

All branches will be closed Thursday December 25th and Friday December 26th 2014 to observe the Christmas Holiday.  Service hours will be adjusted during the holiday season. 

Local History and Archives Video Series - Buildings of the Gore Part 2
Holiday Hours
New Digital magazine titles from Zinio
Local History and Archives 2015 Calendar Sale

Lunch and Learn with HPO

The Hockey Sweater by Roch Carrier

Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra Composer-in-Residence Abigail Richardson-Schulte and author Roch Carrier visit Central Library on Friday December 19 at 12:45pm for a special holiday Lunch and Learn. 

Hamilton Public Library Holiday Hours

Winter scene

Our Holiday Hours for 2014. Happy Holidays! Regular hours will resume on January 2. Remember that digital content is always available for downloading at hpl.ca.

Hot Holiday Reads 2014

Hot Chocolate

Got a book lover on your list? Or maybe you want to cozy up in front of the fire with your own good read. Let us help you find the perfect book for any age reader. 

Extended Hours Study Hall Program for Terryberry Branch

Female student studying

The Terryberry Branch will be offering extended hours from December 1 to 16 (excluding Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays) during exam time for College and University students.

Handling the Holidays

Handling the Holidays

Are you grieving and missing someone you love this holiday season? Please join us to learn about coping with grief and handling the holidays.  

Local History & Archives 2015 Calendar

An image selected for the 2015 Local History & Archives calendar.

Hamilton Public Library’s Local History and Archives department has created a 2015 calendar filled with marvelous images of Hamilton’s past. Learn more here, including when and where they are available for sale! 

Hamilton Public Library welcomes the 2014/15 Writer-in-Residence, Hal Niedzviecki.

2014/15 Writer in Residence, Hal Niedzviecki

Hamilton Public Library partnered with McMaster University and was successful in securing funding from the Canada Council for the Arts for an eight month term for a Writer-in-Residence.


Terryberry Washrooms out of Service

Please note that all public and barrier free washrooms are out of service at Terryberry. They are currently under repair. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

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