Event in September

Local Hamilton Authors Showcase

Wednesday Sept. 28, 7 pm

Lower level rooms 03 & 04

Support, meet and greet your writer friends!

(See specifics elsewhere)


Our next general meeting is July 26th. The program is

showcasing three local authors, who wrote childrenʼs

books. Bring your children and grandchildren to meet

the authors!


by Sandy DiPierro

Snowflake was a white kitten, the smallest of the litter.

She was afraid of everything. Her sister and brothers

called her “Scaredy-Cat.” One day her siblings were

playing in the yard and disappeared. What will she do?

Can she find the courage to save them?


by E.W. Colabella, Justyna Pawluczuk

Come and explore the wonderful world of living with a

skunk. Sheʼs called Blossom, and is a sweet and loving

member of the family. Explore how much fun it is to

have a cute pet live at your house!


by Cathy Salvatore

This is a book for children about celebrating Christmas.

The author emphasizes the message of responding to

one another in compassion, kindness, humility,

gentleness and patience.


Author Showcase September 28 7 pm

When: Wednesday September 2016, 7 pm

Where: Library-lower level, will confirm rooms

Who: Meet and chat with 10 Hamilton residents who are published authors

What: Will have table space for authors. They will sell their books and be available to speak with visitors

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to find out what published success is all about!

If you are a Hamilton author contact us on our Contact Page!

New! Coming in September

We are firming up the final evening date now for our first

Authors Showcase

Short introductions will highlight a number of Hamilton resident authors such as:

  1. Michael P. Riccards, 17 books including “Tales and Times of an Italian Grandpa”
  2. King Kovacs “Retirement Investments 101: Mutual Funds”
  3. Dennis Papp”Fear Was My Only Weapon”
  4. Alicia Butcher Ehrhardt “Prides Children: Purgatory”
  5. Sandy DiPierro (Library staff) children’s book
  6. Stephanie Jose
  7. RoseAnn DiFranco “Return to Audubon Springs”
  8. Robert Matuzsan “Marines Don’ Have Curlers: Forty Years Behind a Styling Chair”
  9. Rod Richards “Episodes: A Poetic Memoir”

Each author will have their own table with information and books for display and sale.

Come meet these exciting authors and be enthralled by their stories



Volunteers needed for Help at Book Sales

We need a few more volunteers from our present ranks who are willing to help at our bi-monthly Book Sales. Just two to three hours, either Saturday or Monday. Next sales are May 14 and May 16.

Our one day sale on March 19 netted $2300 so business is brisk and your presence will help all readers process and checkout their purchases in a timely manner, so that they have more time to read!

Contact our Book Sales Chairperson Mary Linda Perry or simply respond on our Contact Us page.

Friends Barnes & Noble Bookfair!

Save the date! Saturday, March 5, 1 -3 pm

Meet Marlo Berliner, author of The Ghost Chronicles, featured speaker at our recent January 26th well-attended Library Program

Reading and signing for the novel inspired by the legend of a haunting at the Angel of the Sea in Cape May, NJ

Also, this is a fundraiser and has been extended until Wednesday, March 9.

Anyone making any purchase using the BookFair ID #   11808474  will automatically support the Friends activities.  The Friends will receive 10% .Click this link for specific details and voucher, or mention the Friends, which will donate some proceeds to the Friends of the Hamilton Library to continue its financial support to the Library.

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Saturday & Monday Sales Cancelled

Due to the snow storm tomorrow Saturday, Jan 23rd, the Book Sale is cancelled and the Library is closed.

Not knowing how bad it will be, we’ve decided to cancel Monday January 25th’s Sale as well. Sorry to disappoint our regulars and newcomers!

BUT, Great News!

We will host a Huge Full Day Sale on Saturday February 13th, from 9 am to 4 pm.

Hope to see you again there.


And don’t forget to join us as members or volunteers!

Annual membership is $5 for students, $10 individual and $18 for families, and each membership gets FOUR (4) Free Buck Bucks toward your next purchase!!


Please drive carefully!