Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
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January Art Show at HCH

This January, we are pleased to host, Recent Paintings & Collage, an exhibit of mixed media paintings by Elizabeth Steele. View the exhibit on display on the 1st & 2nd Floors from Wed. 1/4 through Mon. 1/30. 

The public is also invited to join the artist for a reception at the library on Sat. 1/28 from 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM.

Winter 2023 Children & Tweens

Registration is open now. Visit the Children's Room for a brochure or view here.

Plan to register through the HCH Events Calendar.

Fall 2022 Teens

Welcome our new Teen Programming Coordinator, Lyndsey!

She will pack your study breaks with Hobbit Hole Cupcakes and more.

Check out all the fall fun!

Museum Passes

Basketball Hall of Fame Discount
Mashantucket Pequot Museum Free
Wadsworth Atheneum Free
View all passes.

Basketball Hall of Fame

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New Books

Book Club Collection - multiple copies available

New Movies

HCH Library App


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Download Aspen LiDA to explore HCH's catalog
and view your HCH Library account.

Available for Android and iOS.

New Downloadables

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Download The Palace Project, our new audiobook and eBook app.
Have your library card barcode number ready to create an account.

Available for Android and iOS.
Get started.

Business Database


Reference Solutions formerly Reference USA

Research data on 73M Businesses and 295M Consumers in this powerful database (formerly Reference USA), Reference Solutions.

For HCH Library Cardholders @ home, for all on HCH Library PCs.

Borrow MasterClass

Learn from the masters:
Filmmaking from Werner Herzog
Writing from Amanda Gorman 
Singing with Mariah Carey
and More!