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2014 Hamilton Gallery of Distinction

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.

Hamilton Reads 2014 - The Redemption of Oscar Wolf, by James Bartleman

Hamilton Read 2014

The Hamiton Public Library is excited to tell you more about the Hamilton Reads 2014 program, focused on James Bartleman's novel, The Redemption of Oscar Wolf.  See this page for Bartleman's biography, discussion questions, and more!

Hamilton Gallery of Distinction announces 2014 inductees

Hamilton Gallery of Distinction Logo

Seven outstanding citizens have been named to Hamilton’s Gallery of Distinction. The 2014 inductees include leaders from health care, the arts, local business and heritage. Each has made a lasting contribution to Hamilton.

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! 

Central Library’s Piano Room is Re-opening!

Central Library Piano Room

Central Library’s piano room is ready to open for public use! We’re very excited to once again be able to offer this unique service.  Learn more here about how it works.