Join us on Wednesday, August 15 as we explore an ageless tale of courtship, comedy & scandal: Much Ado About Nothing! Beatrice is snarky; Benedick is sarcastic. They’re both too smart for their own good. What better solution than for their friends to trick them…into falling in love? A cast of teen actors & volunteers from the Hagaman Theater Club has spent their […]Read more
Free refreshments served; free seeds distributed! This program is open to all ages, but children under 12 must be supervised by an adult. Doors open at 5:30pm; program begins at 6pm. Did you know the Monarch Butterfly might soon be added to the Endangered Species List? Each fall, our local butterflies travel 2,000 miles to winter in Mexico. But Monarchs only […]Read more
Mark Albertson will present a talk “The Strategic Significance of the Japanese Attack on Pearl Harbor” for the WWII Veterans Discussion Group at 2 p.m. on August 29th at the Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main Street East Haven. Please note that the talk will not dwell on the Day of Infamy itself, rather it will explain what preceded and led up […]Read more
Please view painting by Richard Monaco on display in the Large Print Room of the library for the month of August.Read more
A charming, clever, and quietly moving debut novel of of endless possibilities and joyful discoveries that explores the promises we make and break, losing and finding ourselves, the objects that hold magic and meaning for our lives, and the surprising connections that bind us. (from Amazon.com) Hagaman’s book clubs are free and open to everyone. Books are available to borrow […]Read more
Sensory Friendly Film at Hagaman! “Sing!” (2016) starring Matthew McConaughey & Reese Witherspoon, on Friday, August 17 at 2:00 p.m.
Bring your child, teen or adult with special needs and enjoy the movie Sing! (2016) starring Matthew McConaughey & Reese Witherspoon at the library on Friday, August 17 at 2:00 p.m. This film will be “sensory friendly” which is a unique movie showing where the lights are turned up and the sound down, so you can get up, dance, walk, shout or sing! The idea […]Read more
Free Family Concert on the Beach! A Trip to the Carribean Islands!: Reggae and Calypso Music, Wednesday, August 22 at 6:30 p.m.
Visit the East Haven Town Beach on 148 Cosey Beach Avenue on Wednesday, August 22 at 6:30 p.m. for a special free concert performed by talented and eclectic musician, Chris Merwin. Chris will perform using vocals, electric guitar and steel drum with backing tracks of bass and drums. He will perform classic Harry Belefonte calypsos as well Bob Marley and other reggae music. Chris has […]Read more
Pizza Party Raffle this Summer at Hagaman! Are you planning to host a party for Labor Day? Do you have overdue fines at the Hagaman Memorial Library? If so, visit the Library on 227 Main Street in East Haven beginning on Tuesday, June 5 and pay off your overdue fines by purchasing raffle tickets for $1.00 each and get a […]Read more
Enjoy a night out and a showing of the film Wonderstruck (2017) starring Oakes Fegley, Julianne Moore, & Michelle Williams. Tells the tale of two children separated by fifty years. In 1927, Rose searches for the actress who’s life she chronicles in her scrapbook; in 1977, Ben runs away from home to find his father. This month’s film night is sponsored by Therapy Works of […]Read more
Benefits Quicklink Screenings-You May Be Eligible For Programs to Help with Expenses! Half Hour Appointments are Available at the Library on the First Tuesday of Every Month
RSVP of South Central CT is offering free benefits screenings on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at their New Haven office to help older adults find programs that can pay for groceries, Medicare premiums, prescription drugs, heating, taxes and more. Information on programs that help grandparents raising grandchildren is also available. Documentation is not required. The screenings utilizing AARP’s Benefits QuickLINK tool […]Read more