Renovations at both the Terryberry and Westdale Branches are wrapping up. Both locations are expected to reopen in mid-July. Please stay tuned to our website and social media channels for updates. Thank you for your patience.
Monday, June 27, 2022 - 10:30am
The Accessible Washroom at the Binbrook Branch is temporarily unavailable.
Please be advised that the Accessible Washroom in the Binbrook Branch is currently out of order. There is no estimate when the issue will be resolved at this time. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Indigenous History Month at HPL June is National Indigenous History Month and June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day, a time to honour the history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada. Learn and celebrate with HPL’s collections, programs and events.
Hamilton Reads HPL’s 2022 Hamilton Reads title isTainna: The Unseen Ones, short stories by award-winning Indigenous author, Norma Dunning. Enjoy this collection of six short stories about Inuk characters who rely on their wit and humour and whose experiences traverse the modern world and spiritual realm.
Indigenous Market at HPL (Saturdays, June 11 and 18) Browse and buy one-of-a-kind items from local, Indigenous makers and artists. The Indigenous Market at HPL runs monthly, on the second and third Saturdays, May-December, 10am-4pm. The June 11 market features Beadwork by Kay, Good Stuff Pots and Michele Dent. The June 18 market features Eahwahewi, Jessica Smillie and Smith Brothers Trading.
Author Event Online: Billy-Ray Belcourt (June 15) Watch a reading and conversation with poet, essayist and academic from the Driftpile Cree Nation, Billy-Ray Belcourt, author of A History of My Brief Body, NDN Coping Mechanisms, and This Wound is a World.