Friends of the Library

The mission of the Friends of the Hampden Free Public Library shall be to promote, support and encourage the services of the Hampden Free Public Library and to build a strong relationship between the library and the community.  We shall promote and enhance library services, support our library at local events, and supplement our library with fund-raising efforts.

Past Programs and Event Support:

There are many reasons to be a Library Friend!

During the past year, memberships and donations supported the library community with many enriching materials and programs.

Programs and events included:

  • Adult Knitting Programs
  • Annual Used Book Sale
  • Summer Reading Program
  • Children’s reading Celebration
  • Rochford Room Renovation Project
  • Children’s Holiday Celebration
  • Children’s Room Supplies and Updates