Game Night

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

Spend Tuesday nights at the Hartford Public Library and you'll Learn and play all kinds of board games with friends and family, from Monopoly to […]

African American Literature Book Club

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

The AAL Book Club is for anyone interested in reading and discussing African American literature, both fiction and nonfiction, as well as sharing information and […]

UConn Writing Center

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

The Hartford UConn Writing Center is available to writers of any skill level working on any kind of project. Visitors will receive an hour of […]

Chicago Style Steppin’ Dance Class

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

The Chicago Style Steppin' Dance Class is pen to beginners and all levels, and taught by experienced instructors Princeton Hayes and Jannett Jennings. This is […]

Pasos & Connections: Latin Dance Classes

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

More than just a dance class, Pasos & Connections uses Latin partner dances like Salsa, Merengue, and Cha Cha as a means of developing healthy […]

Kwanzaa Celebration

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

Join Hartford Public Library for a special Kwanzaa celebration of family, community and culture. There will be a traditional Kwanzaa ceremony, African drumming and dancing […]

Baby Grand Jazz

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

If you haven't been to the library's awesome Baby Grand Jazz Series you are missing out on all of the awesomeness of Monday Night Jazz […]

Book Talk with Jay Gitlin: Country Acres and Cul-De-Sacs

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

Yale History Professor Jay Gitlin, editor of Country Acres and Cul-De-Sacs: Connecticut Circle Reimagines The Nutmeg State, 1938-1952, will discuss the new book in a […]

UConn Writing Center

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

The Hartford UConn Writing Center is available to writers of any skill level working on any kind of project. Visitors will receive an hour of […]

Film Screening: Persepolis

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

Celebrate Women's History Month with the film screening of Persepolis. Based on the autobiographical graphic novel by Marjane Satrapi, the film Persepolis is a story […]

Jazz 101 Workshop Series

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

The Hartford Jazz Society and Hartford Public Library are partnering to present Jazz 101, an 8-week course designed as a beginner-level introduction to the sounds […]

Poets on Poetry: Gabriela Mistral

Hartford Public Library 500 Main Street, Hartford

Poet Luisa Caycedo-Kimura will present a program and lead a discussion on the poetry of Gabriela Mistral.