Miller Memorial Library is the town's flagship library branch located in the center of town across from the old…More Memorial Town Hall and police department. It is one of three library facilities and is the largest of the three. It's mission is to "improve the quality of life and meet the informational, educational and cultural interests of the entire Hamden community."
Almost 400,000 items are circulated each year at the Miller branch alone, which boasts almost 200,000 books, paperbacks and magazines and 21,101 DVDs, CDs and audio cassettes.
The library hosts almost 500 programs a year. Almost 50,000 people hold library cards.
The library is the home of Thornton Wilder Hall and Thornton Wilder Study, honoring the playwright and Hamden resident. A writing competition is held in his honor every year for high school students by the Friends of the Hamden Library.
Maple Woods At Hamden 35 Hamden Hills Dr, Hamden, CT06518 Maple Woods at Hamden is an Assisted Living Facility part of Benchmark Hospitality Group. Maple Wood focuses on…More providing residents with mind, body, and soul activities. Activities offered to residents include yoga, pilates, book discussions, concerts, restaurant style dining and other special clubs. 24-hour care staff is available to members of the community as well as a Physician, Psychiatrist, and Podiatrist upon appointment. A Memory Care Lifestyle option program is available for those suffering from memory loss. Cleaning services and assistance with daily tasks are also services at Maple Woods.
Webster Bank 2855 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT06518 Located across from Miller Memorial Central Library next door to Lien Factors, Webster Bank has a large, bright lobby…More with lots of windows. There is a walk-up ATM in the lobby and a drive-up ATM and teller on the back side of the building. The bank offers all the standard services of a neighborhood bank, but with a smile.