Miller Memorial Library’s traditional Mitten Tree now stands in the building’s rotunda awaiting holiday donations.
Crafters and other generous library users are invited to make or purchase mittens, gloves and other winter accessories for children and adults to decorate the tree.
Donations of new, unwrapped toys and non-perishable foods are also being collected at all three library locations. All items will be given to needy Hamden families.
Miller Central Library, 2901 Dixwell Ave, Whitneyville Branch, 125 Carleton Street and Brundage Community Branch, 91 Circular Ave. will be closed on Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25 in observance of Christmas and on Monday, December 31 and Tuesday, January 1 in observance of New Year’s.
For more information, call 203-287-2680.